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. 368-06-15-18 – Part 2 – Video gaming basics for blind and visually impaired people – Joe Steinkamp of the […]
Refreshable braille devices are mechanical braille generated by computer-driven pins. And unfortunately, they’re really expensive. The price hasn’t changed much in the last 30 years … until now. The Transforming Braille Group funded new technology development through Orbit Research. The goal was to make an efficient refreshable braille device with a price tag that doesn’t […]
Roxanne Peacock has used several of The INDATA Project’s services and I spoke with her to learn about her and her experience in utilizing these services. I learned that Roxanne is 55-years-old and she has been married for 18 years. She has 5 children and 2 grandchildren. She grew up in a small town in […]
With cutting-edge GPS technology, the Victor Reader Trek makes walking on foot, by car or by public transit a breeze. For those who are visually impaired (an estimated 1.3 million people in the U.S. are considered legally blind), being able to move around confidently and independently can be a game changer. With the Victor Reader […]
Greg Blackman, VP at Eye Can See, Inc., shows us the OrCam, which helps individuals who are visually impaired read printed material and identify things. Check it out here: Click here for more information about the OrCam.
Podcast: Play in new window | Download Panel – Brian Norton, Josh Anderson, Belva Smith (she’s back!), and Wade Wingler | Q1 Apps for K-8 students with learning difficulties Q2 Apps for emotional regulation Q3 Sturdy reachers and grabbers Q4 zero-force keyboards Q5 accessible game controllers Q6 Is an iPhone worth $900? ——-transcript follows —— […]