AM329 – CoughDrop AAC App

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadHey there! Welcome to Accessibility Minute, your weekly look at Assistive Technology, those clever tools and devices designed to help people who have difficulties with vision, mobility, hearing or other special needs! Are you looking for a new augmentative and alternative communication app? The CoughDrop AAC app is a […]

JAWS 2019 – Screen Reader

While browsing Freedom Scientific’s website, I came upon an advertisement for JAWS 2019. JAWS, or Job Access With Speech, is a popular screen reader for individuals with visual impairments. In case you’re unfamiliar with screen readers: “A screen reader is a software program that enables a blind or visually impaired user to read the text […]

BrailleNote Touch 32 Plus

HumanWare offers a variety of assistive technologies for individuals with visual impairments. I wrote about their new handheld magnifier, the Explore 8, yesterday. Another one of their newer products is the BrailleNote Touch 32 Plus! According to HumanWare’s website, the BrailleNote Touch 32 Plus is the “most powerful and up-to-date note taker in the assistive […]

HumanWare Explore 8 Handheld Magnifier

HumanWare offers a variety of assistive technologies for individuals who are blind or visually impaired. If you’re looking for a new handheld magnifier, check out HumanWare’s latest innovation: the Explore 8 Handheld Magnifier. The Explore 8 electronic magnifier is the first 8-inch handheld magnifier on the market. It is a powerful yet lightweight tool that […]

AM328 – Humanware Explore 8 Handheld Magnifier

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadHey there! Welcome to Accessibility Minute, your weekly look at Assistive Technology, those clever tools and devices designed to help people who have difficulties with vision, mobility, hearing or other special needs! Humanware offers a lot of assistive technologies for individuals who are blind or visually impaired. If you’re […]

InnerVoice AAC App

There are dozens of augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) apps available on the market. I wrote about one example of one app on Tuesday. Yet another option is the InnerVoice AAC App. According to their website, “InnerVoice is the simplest and most engaging way to learn communication skills.” It is a simple-to-use communication tool that […]