Monday Tech Tip: Amazon Fire TV Stick (Activating your TV by voice commands)

Brian Norton, Director of Assistive Technology, at Easterseals Crossroads shows us how to control a television with voice commands using the Amazon Fire Stick and Amazon Echo. Check it out here:    

Monday Tech Tip: High Contrast Extension

Anna Leung, Assistive Technology Specialist at Easterseals Crossroads show us the High Contrast Extension which allows a user to browse the web with a choice of several high-contrast color filters to make it easier to read text. Check it out here: Click here to learn more about the High Contrast Extension.

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.

Monday Tech Tip: C-Pen Reader

Tiffany Sunday from Scanning Pens, Inc. shows us the C-Pen Reader, which is a portable device for students who have reading difficulties. The device can scan text and read it aloud to a student so they can work independently. The pen has a built in dictionary and a scanner that allows a user to capture […]