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New Amazon Echo Dot with Clock, Amazon Halo Band

We first wrote about Amazon Echo devices in 2014.  (Wow, how time flies!)  The multinational company based in Seattle, Washington recently introduced two new products: the all-new Echo Dot with Clock and Amazon Halo Band. When I originally wrote about the first-ever Echo Dot device (nearly 7 years ago), I had no idea how much […]

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Ultion SMART Lock Keeps You Safe the Smart Way

There are many options to choose from when it comes to selecting a lock for your home. The Ultion SMART Lock not only keeps you and your loved ones safe, but it also includes extra helpful features for individuals with disabilities. The Ultion SMART Lock is a perfect pick for those who have considered a […]

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Honeywell Home T6 Pro Z-Wave Thermostat

If you’re looking for a new thermostat to add to your smart home, check out the Honeywell Home T6 Pro Z-Wave Thermostat.  The T6 Pro Thermostat boasts a “large, sleek touchscreen display” while offering both convenience and versatility. Here’s more from Honeywell Home’s website on the WiFi thermostat: “Your home is the one place things […]

VeriCare Remote Monitoring System

Are you looking for a discreet way to monitor the everyday living activities of a loved one?  Tochtech Technologies is a digital healthcare company developing products to support individuals aging-in-place.  One of their available solutions is the VeriCare Remote Monitoring System. Tochtech Technologies was founded in 2014.  Tochtech’s mission is as follows: “Tochtech Technologies is […]

Celebrating the Anniversary and Evolution of the ADA

Peter Berg has been working in the field of disabilities almost as long as the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) has been in effect. For the past 20 years, he has worked for the Great Lakes ADA Center, providing education and training on various aspects of the ADA for people with disabilities across six states. […]

GazePlay Opens Up the World of Gaming

GazePlay opens up a wide world of gaming for poly-disabled people with limited use of their limbs or voices. The free, open-source software grants users access to nearly 60 games playable with an eye tracker. GazePlay works on Windows, MacOS and Linux. Moreover, it can be used with all eye trackers that allow mouse movement. […]