Jordy – Low Vision Wearable

We’ve covered so many CCTVs and other assistive technologies to help individuals with visual impairments over the years.  A majority of these video magnifiers are bulky, while others are compact, handheld devices.  Now there is the most portable solution yet: introducing Jordy, the wearable video magnifier! Jordy is a battery-operated, full-color portable system that can be […]

Monday Tech Tip: Tech tip for VoiceOver uses

Belva Smith, Assistive Technology Specialist and Vision and Sensory Team Lead at Easter Seals Crossroads, shows us how you can change the names of the apps you hear when using voice over features to whatever you would like to title the app to be when spoken using voice over. Check it out here:  

EyeGaze Foundations Bundle

Last week I covered the HeadMouse Extreme, which is a device that allows users to control their computers and AAC devices via head movements.   The EyeGaze Foundations is comparable to the HeadMouse by the fact that it is a substitute for a standard mouse.  However, instead of controlling computers via head movement, EyeGaze allows users to control […]

TOPAZ PHD– Portable Video Magnifier

There are several video magnifiers available on the market for individuals with low vision, but many are bulky and offer few abilities.  TOPAZ PHD is a new portable video magnifier offers many features that are designed specifically to fit your lifestyle! TOPAZ PHD is an “intuitive and fully-featured video magnifier that provides brilliant image quality in a compact and portable design!”  This […]