Care Direct Offers All-in-One Solution

In response to the home care needs born out of the COVID pandemic, the Welsh startup company, Care Direct Technology, launched a suite of assistive technology products. As the company’s website describes, Care Direct is the “only all-in-one solution that uses cutting edge technology to remotely and passively monitor service users to retain independence, reduce loneliness […]

Zero Translator

ZERO Translator Smashes Language Barriers

ZERO pocket language translator by Timekettle brings you the world’s smallest four-microphone setup. It can separate voice input from up to one meter in four different directions. It enhances voice recognition accuracy and offers noise cancellation capabilities. That’s why it’s a truly accessible instant voice translator you can use daily. ZERO Translates Multiple Languages Forty […]

GoTalk Lite Touch 4+ AAC Device

GoTalk Lite Touch 4+ AAC Device

Yesterday I wrote about the GoTalk Fit, which is a small, handheld communication device that allows users to record up to 27 messages.  The Attainment Company offers several different models of GoTalk devices, one of them being the GoTalk Lite Touch 4+. The GoTalk Lite Touch 4+ is an easy-to-use augmentative alternative communication (AAC) device […]

GoTalk Fit communication device

GoTalk Fit Communication Device

If you’re looking for a simple, easy-to-use voice output device, check out GoTalk Fit!  GoTalk Fit is a small handheld communication device that allows users to record messages on each of 3 levels for a total of 12 or 27 messages. Each level on the device is designated by a different LED color.  Switching modes […]

Second-Gen Echo Show Offers More Accessibility

Amazon’s Echo Show is a smart speaker designed around Amazon’s virtual assistant, Alexa. There’s also a smart display with a high-definition screen and stereo sound. The second-generation Echo Show 8 offers a higher-resolution camera than the previous model. It is equipped with a 13MP (megapixel) camera with auto-framing — which is a jump from the […]

Vizzle

Visual Learning through Vizzle

The visual, interactive learning platform, Vizzle, came from the cream of the crop. Created in collaboration with special education experts at the Monarch Center for Autism as well as researchers from Boston Children’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, it’s a top-of-the-line tool from the best in the field of inclusive education. With game-like user profiles […]