Monday Tech Tip: Sign Language Apps

Justin Amber, Equipment Loan Specialist at Easter Seals Crossroads,  shows us two sign language apps. Marlee Keyboard which allows users to download a sign language keyboard to use with an iOS device and Marlee Signs which is a way to learn sign language. Check it out here:

StepPad: cognitive support tool for multi-step tasks

The new StepPad may be a great resource for individuals who have difficulty completing multiple step tasks by themselves.  With the StepPad, directions that are recorded are played back in a sequence, one step at a time, to prompt the user on what to do next.  The device functions well as both a short-term teaching tool […]

b-Calm GP and PRO: Headphones for autism

Children with autism are often sensitive to noise, and noise-canceling headphones are a great resource (or absolute necessity!) for these children.  One of our most popular blogs is the Headphones for Children with Autism post.  While browsing the internet today, I came across a company called b-Calm LLC, a company with a passion to help […]

Monday Tech Tip: Xfinity X1 Accessible Features

Belva Smith, Assistive Technology Specialist and Vision/Sensory Team Lead at Easter Seals Crossroads, shows us how to turn on and off the accessible features on the Xfinity X1 operation system, which will read aloud the cable guide and settings. Check it out here:   Belva Smith mentions that the Comcast remote was discussed in a past Assistive […]

INDATA Project is Away at Gadget Camp!

The staff of the Indata Project is away at Gadget Camp this week. We are fortunate to host a camp for kids who use augmentative communication devices on the beautiful Butler University campus. We may not have blog posts this week, but look for Friday’s podcast and highlights about our camp experience coming soon.

ATU143 -Sarah Hendren (Abler and Gizmodo), Minimum Wage for People with Disabilities, Switching from Mac back to Windows, CSUN Pre-Conference Workshops, Zoomtext Mac update, App: Drafts

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Your weekly dose  of information that keeps you up to date on the latest developments in the field of technology designed to assist people with disabilities and special needs. Show Notes: Interview Sarah Hendren | Minimum Wage Executive Order to include People with Disabilities Switching […]