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Otsimo AAC App

Otsimo is an app and game developer with over 50 games developed with educators and families.  The co-founder of Otsimo, Zafer Elcik, had a brother with autism who was nonverbal.  Elcik noticed that many augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) devices and apps were too expensive and/or too difficult for individuals with a disability like Elcik’s […]

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Bring your child’s imagination to life with SmartDreams Bedtime Stories app

Bedtime stories are a great way for your child to wind down before bed.  There are several apps that feature magical bedtime stories, one of them being SmartDreams.  The SmartDreams Bedtime Stories app is a “unique bedtime story app that transforms your child’s bedtime routine into a spellbinding journey of imagination.” Unlike other bedtime story […]

Alexicom AAC App

Communication is how we make connections and build relationships with others.  A couple of weeks ago, I wrote about the Speech Assistant AAC app, which can help individuals who are nonverbal to communicate with others.  Another available augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) app is the Alexicom AAC app! Alexicom AAC allows users to use their […]

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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! Worried about your loved one getting and taking the proper doses of their prescription medications?  MedMinder […]

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Tasty App

There are many apps and online tools to help you with new recipes.  One available resource is the Tasty app.  Buzzfeed launched Tasty back in 2015, and it quickly became a viral sensation. Tasty features over 3,000 recipes with step-by-step instructions to help you create new, yummy dishes.  The “My Recipes” page serves as your […]

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FamilyWall Family Organizer App

If you’re looking for an affordable app to help keep family to-do lists, calendars, shopping lists, and more, organized all in one place, check out the FamilyWall app!  FamilyWall helps manage your family’s everyday life by sharing everyone’s schedules and activities, tracking grocery lists, planning for dinner, managing to-dos, as well as locating children when […]