Toch Smarturns – Intelligent Stove Knobs for Safer Cooking

Have you or someone you know ever been distracted while cooking on the stove?  It happens more often than you think.  Leaving the stove unattended or forgetting to turn off the burners can be disastrous.  If you’re looking for a solution to make cooking safer for you or a loved one, check out Toch Smarturns […]

AM385 – Clover 10 Handheld Video Magnifier

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Hey 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! MaxiAids offers hundreds of products for individuals with mobility, hearing, or visual impairments.  If you’re in […]

TherAdapt Wheelchair Platform Rocker

TherAdapt is a therapist-owned company offering many solutions for individuals with different special needs.  According to the company’s website, “From seating and positioning to recreational equipment, we have selected products with the singular goal of improving the lives of those individuals with special needs.”  One of their available products is the TherAdapt Wheelchair Platform Rocker. […]

AM384 Zoomax Snow 12 Video Magnifier

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Hey 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! Zoomax is a company that develops assistive technology for persons with visual impairments.  One of their […]

Vibroacoustic Cloud Chair

There are so many calming seating solutions available.  One example is Somatron’s Vibroacoustic Cloud Chair, which is a lightweight beanbag chair that offers the benefits of Vibroacoustic Sound Therapy. What makes the Vibroacoustic Cloud Chair different from an ordinary beanbag chair is its built-in speaker.  Further, the built-in speaker sends “therapeutic sonic vibrations throughout the […]

Smart Mouthware Computer Mouse

Have I mentioned how much I love my job?!  Even after all these years of blogging and podcasting on assistive technology, the excitement I feel learning (and writing!) about new assistive solutions never slows.  While browsing the internet, I stumbled upon a new innovative solution: the Smart Mouthware Computer Mouse. The Smart Mouthware Computer Mouse […]