Monday Tech Tip: Mac Computer- Speak item under the pointer

Brian Norton, Director of AT, shows us the speak item under the pointer feature that allows a user to have their Mac computer speak anything that is under the pointer if they hover over it. This feature is helpful for individuals with low vision, reading impairments, or benefit from audio feedback. Check it out here: […]

ATU653 – Orcam with Matt Darusz

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Your weekly dose of information that keeps you up to date on the latest developments in the field of technology designed to assist people with disabilities and special needs. Special Guest: Matt Darusz – Area Sales Manager for Ohio, Indiana and Michigan – OrCam Technologies Ltd. Contact Matt […]

AM552 Victor Reader Stream 3

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! In nearly 35 years, HumanWare has developed more than 50 “highly intuitive and intelligent” solutions that […]

Brailliant BI 20X Braille Display

I recently wrote about the Victor Reader Stream 3 by Humanware, which is a pocket-sized digital media audio player that allows users to enjoy their media content.  Another available product from Humanware is their Brailliant BI 20X Braille Display. The Brailliant BI 20X is the “ideal” portable 20–cell refreshable Braille display that you can pair […]

Gifts for Functionality AND Fun

With the holidays around the corner, are you having trouble coming up with a gift list? Not sure where to start shopping for a loved one with a disability? With this year’s annual holiday podcast special, INDATA offers a comprehensive guide to accessible gifts for all ages. Director of Assistive Technology Brian Norton joins host […]

Mathpid: AI Math App

Last week, I wrote about Squeebles Fractions, which helps students learn all about fractions while having fun.  Another app that can help students with math is Mathpid: AI Math. Mathpid is an app that incorporates artificial intelligence (AI).  The app analyzes children’s levels, supports their progress, and teaches them new concepts in math.  It was […]