Assistivetechnology

07.11.11
Apple enables 'Assistive Touch' features on iPad in latest iOS 5 beta
07.11.11

Apple enables 'Assistive Touch' features on iPad in latest iOS 5 beta

Apple has enabled a very cool feature for iPad users in the latest beta of iOS 5. "Assistive To...

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01.28.11
Macworld 2011: Expressive helps the speech impaired learn and communicate
01.28.11

Macworld 2011: Expressive helps the speech impaired learn and communicate

Speech therapist Barbrara Fernandez founded Smarty-Ears apps last January and has since created over...

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01.20.11
Rep. Giffords' recovery includes the iPad
01.20.11

Rep. Giffords' recovery includes the iPad

As reported by Reuters earlier today, the ongoing recovery and rehabilitation of wounded Arizona Con...

By M. Rose,   01.20.11
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11.04.10
iPads bring accessibility to the disabled at a far lower cost
11.04.10

iPads bring accessibility to the disabled at a far lower cost

It's only been half a year since its introduction, but the iPad has already become a major player in...

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09.13.10
Proloquo2Go gets a major update
09.13.10

Proloquo2Go gets a major update

Proloquo2Go (US$189.99) is the most fully featured augmentative and alternative communication dev...

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08.18.10
Helping autistic children with iOS devices
08.18.10

Helping autistic children with iOS devices

Autism is a developmental brain disorder that, in some manner, plagues one out of every 110 chi...

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07.31.10
Digit-Eyes identfies everything for the blind without breaking the bank
07.31.10

Digit-Eyes identfies everything for the blind without breaking the bank

The Digit-Eyes Audio Scanner and Labeler (US$29.95) from Digital Miracles is a remarkable Assistive...

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07.14.10
Video relay calling breakthrough uses FaceTime to help the deaf
07.14.10

Video relay calling breakthrough uses FaceTime to help the deaf

In the past, the only way for the hearing impaired to communicate was either in person or by way of...

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06.16.10
The AutoVerbal Talking Soundboard speaks for those who can't
06.16.10

The AutoVerbal Talking Soundboard speaks for those who can't

The AutoVerbal Talking Soundboard (US$0.99 for the next few weeks) is the latest in the growing fi...

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