Merlin Elite Pro CCTV and OCR

Enhanced Vision offers a wide variety of products for individuals with visual impairments. One of their newer products is the Merlin Elite Pro, which is a 2-in-1 “high performance desktop magnifier.” The Merlin Elite Pro offers two functions within the one magnifier: it features both video magnifier (or CCTV) and Optical Character Recognition (OCR) capabilities. […]

AM331 – CVS Prescription Delivery

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! CVS Pharmacy launched a next-day home delivery service for customers last year. Now, the pharmacy giant offers […]

CVS Offering Same-Day Prescription Delivery

It seems that more and more stores are offering various delivery services every day. What many people don’t realize is how much of a game changer this is for individuals with special needs! CVS Pharmacy began offering a next-day home delivery service last year. Now the pharmacy giant offers same-day prescription delivery! CVS will partner […]

Visual Reading App

I am always browsing the internet for different apps on iOS or Android devices. During my search today I came across the Android app Visual Reading. The Visual Reading app is an “educational platform for reading development, speech and language understanding, speech production training, and more.” It utilizes Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) principles to engage […]

Speak for Yourself AAC App

There are dozens of augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) devices and apps available on the market. Speak for Yourself AAC is one example of available apps. It is an AAC app that transforms an everyday iPad into a communication device. The Speak for Yourself AAC application was designed by two ASHA-certified speech-language pathologists with “extensive […]

4 Low Vision Gift Ideas for Father’s Day

Hard to believe it’s already June! That means Father’s Day is coming up very soon (June 16th to be exact). If you are looking for low vision gift ideas for the father figure in your life, check out the following list. 4 Low Vision Gift Ideas for Father’s Day: 1. Big Larry LED Flashlight: The […]