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AM562 – BridgingApps

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Hey there! Welcome to Accessibility Minute, your weekly look at Assistive Technology, those clever tools and devices designed to help people who have difficulties with vision, mobility, hearing, or other special needs! There are a lot of great apps out there that can really assist individuals with disabilities. […]

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ATU657 – Replay – Bridging Apps with Cristen Reat and Amy Barry

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. Special Guests: Cristen Reat – Co-Founder and Program Director – Bridging Apps Amy Barry – Digital Marketing Lead – […]

Supersense Serves as Everyday Companion

For the blind and visually impaired, the Supersense app essentially allows them to have a seeing guide right in their pocket. Whether they’re shopping, cleaning or just curling up with a good book, this app turns people’s mobile device into an everyday companion or caregiver. Supersense is free and available for Android and iOS users, […]

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OK Away: Find Family and Friends

You can never be too careful while hiking or traveling.  An app called OK Away has been developed for travelers, providing a way for family, friends, and the travel community to connect better with safety in mind.   According to the Educational AppStore’s description: “OK Away provides reassurance that everything is okay to the families of […]

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Storyteller Read Aloud to Kids App

If you’re looking for an app that turns any children’s book into an audiobook, check out the Storyteller Read Aloud to Kids app!  With Storyteller, you can scan any print book from your personal library and the app will read it aloud to your child. According to the App Store’s description: “Storyteller provides an opportunity […]