KeyMouse: Ergonomic keyboard-mouse all-in-one!

Last spring, I wrote a featured blog covering five different ergonomic keyboards.  For individuals who spend a lot of time on a computer, it’s essential to maintain an ergonomic posture.  Aside from a standing workstation or desk, another great way to maintain an ergonomic posture is by using an ergonomic keyboard and mouse.  Whaaaaat about an ergonomic keyboard and mouse all-in-one?! Introducing… KeyMouse! […]

5 InvoTek products to increase independence

Many companies aspire to develop products and more in the hopes of granting independence to individuals with disabilities.  Some examples of products include any assistive device you can imagine, from AAC devices to both low and high-tech writing supports.  Founded in 1988, InvoTek is an example of such company.  “Since 1995, InvoTek has focused on pursuing […]

SmartNav 4 AT: totally hands-free mouse solution!

For individuals with limited mobility, they may need to use a hands-free device to operate their computers.  There are several options available, such as the Headmouse Extreme or EyeGaze systems.  Another possible solution for these individuals is the SmartNav 4: AT, which is another hands-free mouse! The SmartNav 4: AT comes with built-in Dwell Clicking Software and a […]

Wingman Harness

For individuals with certain mobility impairments, physical therapy is necessary to maintain strength and flexibility.  However, according to this article, “it’s not guaranteed to fix all movement issues.”  Dr. Christopher Spinelli is a Pediatrician in Springfield, Missouri who has a daughter with special needs.  He stated how she was in physical therapy early on, but […]

5 styluses for those with mobility impairments

I have already covered a myriad of topics for both Android and iOS mobile apps.  As stated in several of these blogs and other sources, smartphones and tablets have already proven beneficial for many individuals with autism, learning and cognitive disabilities, mobility impairments and so much more.  However, several individuals still struggle operating the touchscreens found on these […]

Tech Tip: Saddle Chair by Salli

On a daily basis, especially at the workplace, we often find ourselves in an ongoing cycle: we sit, we stand, we sit, we stand, and repeat.  How could you lessen the strain by making your workspace more ergonomic?  Mark Stewart, assistive technology specialist who specializes in ergonomics, is going to introduce us to an ergonomic […]