Monday Tech Tip: Controlling on/off devices using Alexa

Brian Norton, Director of Assistive Technology, shows us how to connect devices that have an on/off switch to Alexa so they can be controlled by voice commands through Alexa. Here he shows us how to connect Alexa to several devices using a Weemo Smart Plugs on/off module. Check it out here:  

Monday Tech Tip: Select to Speak (Android Accessibility Feature)

Anna Leung, Assistive Technology Specialist at Easterseals Crossroads shows us the Select to Speak, which is a text-to-speech feature for Android devices. This feature allows a user to use this talkback feature to read a selected portion of text. Check it out here: Click here for more information about Select to Speak.

Monday Tech Tip: TOKK Smart Wearable Assistant with Augmentative Communication app on an iPad

Craig Burns, Assistive Technology Specialist, at Easterseals Crossroads shows us the TOKK Smart Wearable Assistant, which is a wearable Bluetooth-enabled device and how it can be used with an Augmentative Communication app on the iPad. Check it out here: Click here to learn more about the TOKK Smart Wearable Assistant.