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The Homer Player: An Audio-Book Player Designed For The Elderly And Great For Everyone!

The Homer Player is one of the most straightforward, elegantly simple, and delightful apps that I’ve stumbled upon. It hits all of the initial markers that I look for in Assistive Technology (AT): Intuitive Actively updated Great customer support Does what it says it does with the least frills possible (Sounds like boyfriend material. I wonder…
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Belkin Takes The Stage: Two Tablet Stands For Scanning Docs And More!

We work with many people in the school and business worlds who need to be able to take pictures of text and have it read back through apps such as Prizmo and KNFB Reader. When more than a few pages need to be scanned, we suggest a tablet stand of some sort.  We recently acquired the Table Stage and the Portable Tablet Stage from…
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North Dakota Talent Producing At Solutions

Assistive has entered into a partnership with the NDSU and UND schools of Mechanical, Electrical, and Computer Engineering to design assistive technology devices for our consumers, that aren’t available in the open market.  A senior design team at UND is currently working on a reacher/grabber that will meet the specific needs of a current ND high school consumer, whose physical disability warrants specialized features, that aren’t presently available.  Once…
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Be My Eyes For A Minute!

Great news for Android users! Be My Eyes, a free application that was only available for iOS devices is now available for Android users! Today marks the beginning of access to the app for those who have print disabilities and volunteers alike. I’ve waited and waited and now it’s finally here! So what does the Be My…
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Windows Ease Of Access Center Makes It Easier To Focus On Tasks

Windows Ease of Access Center includes features to make staying focused on tasks easier! What is the Ease of Access Center? The Ease of Access Center includes a wide array accessibility of settings users can adjust to make controlling the computer easier. Its features include settings for people with low vision or blindness, hearing impairment or deafness,…
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