Podcast: Play in new window | Download Your weekly dose of information that keeps you up to date on the latest developments in the field of technology designed to assist people with disabilities and special needs. Show Notes: Jay Cormier – President and CEO of Eyedaptic https://eyedaptic.com Easterseals Crossroads Guest: Karen Papp – PreETS Program […]
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. […]
Every internet user should be able to travel smoothly through cyberspace. In fact, in 1996, the U.S. Department of Justice declared the web a place of public accommodation. And according to the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), these places must be accessible to people with disabilities. Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 requires all […]
Apple offers an app designed to help the special needs community with their communication needs. An app called Suno allows the deaf-blind to communicate with those around them using an Apple Watch. The deaf-blind can use the Apple Watch to communicate through touch. Type out Morse code on the watch using gestures (one tap for […]
Mary Sagstetter, AbleNet, shows us the TrackerPro 2, which is a hands-free mouse control for individuals who are not able to us a traditional computer mouse. Check it out here: Click here to learn more about the TrackerPro 2.
Podcast: Play in new window | Download Panel: Brian Norton, Josh Anderson, Belva Smith, Tracy Castillo – Q1. Ergo tips for working from home , Q2. Free voice-input programs, Q3. Cause and effect toys for increasing use of legs, Q4. Best online meeting tools, Q5. Turn off Braille Dots 7/8, Q5. WildCard: Cellphones are dirty… […]