e-pill cadex vibraplus 8 alarm watch

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! […]

ILA language assistant

Communicate Freely With Instant Language Assistant (ILA)

Many people take the ability to communicate with another person for granted, while others struggle to have a simple conversation. The Instant Language Assistant (ILA) device is a tool that assists those who may need extra help when communicating with others. The ILA device allows users to speak or type a word or phrase. Then, […]

transcribeglass example

See the conversation with TranscribeGlass

TinkerTech Labs is a company on a mission to “design and build accessible, inclusive, and innovative technology solutions for people with disabilities.”  Their flagship product is TranscribeGlass, which is a comfortable wearable device for individuals with hearing impairments. TranscribeGlass shows real-time closed captions from any source on a transparent display in your field of vision.  […]

silent call medallion cell phone transmitter

Medallion Cell Phone Transmitter

Individuals with hearing impairments might not be able to hear their cell phone ringing.  The Medallion Cell Phone Transmitter from Silent Call Communications is a great accessory so you never miss a call again! Here’s more about the company: “Established in 1985 and headquartered in Waterford, Michigan, the Silent Call family includes men and women […]

flare calmer device

Flare Calmer – Small device to help reduce stress, increase audio

Over the last ten years, Davies Roberts has been developing loudspeakers, headphones, earphones, and even ear protectors.  More recently, his company, Flare, released Flare Calmer. Flare Calmer is made from silicone and easily pops in your ear.  It is worn in addition to headphones to increase the quality of sound.  Additionally, it also lowers the […]

HeardThat App

In addition to a smartphone’s built-in accessibility features, apps are a great way to increase your device’s accessibility.  HeardThat is a new app available for individuals with hearing impairments. Noisy environments can be daunting for individuals with mild to moderate hearing loss.  According to its website, HeardThat is a “game-changing” hearing assistive smartphone app that […]