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Snapchat releases new ASL Lens

There are approximately 48 million individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing in the United States. If you’re looking to practice American Sign Language (ASL), there’s now a Snapchat lens for that! The new ASL Alphabet Lens teaches users how to fingerspell their name and practice the ASL alphabet. Users can also play games […]

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 […]

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ClearSounds CSC500 Amplified Landline Phone

Traditional landline phones may be difficult if not impossible for individuals with hearing and/or vision loss to use.  The ClearSounds CSC500 Amplified Landline Phone is a potential solution for these users. The ClearSounds CSC500 Amplified Landline Phone “is an ideal single-line landline phone for people who are looking for an easy-to-use amplified telephone.”  By default, […]

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Panasonic KX-TGM450S Amplified Phone

Harris Communications has been “improving the lives of people with hearing loss for over 35 years.”  The company has since changed its name to Diglo.  I wrote about their Pocketalker 2.0 Personal Amplifier the other day.  If you are in the market for an amplified phone, check out their Panasonic KX-TGM450S Amplified Phone. This Panasonic […]

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Pocketalker 2.0 Personal Amplifier

I wrote about the Pocketalker Ultra Personal Amplifier all the way back in 2016.  Since then, a newer model has been released.  Introducing the Pocketalker 2.0 Personal Amplifier.  The Pocketalker 2.0 is the “highly anticipated successor to the Pocketalker Ultra.” The Pocketalker 2.0 Personal Amplifier features a modern, sleek design with several other noteworthy upgrades.  […]

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E-Pill CADEX VibraPlus Watch

Last week I wrote about the VoiceZone 4-Alarm Medical Watch, which is a wearable that helps remind individuals to take their medications up to 4 times a day.  If you are looking for a watch to help remind you to take medications up to 8 times a day, check out the E-Pill CADEX VibraPlus watch! […]