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Scott Weissman

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Name: Scott Weissman
Date registered: December 11, 2012
URL: http://www.ndipat.org

Latest posts

  1. This “Tiny” Program Provides Big Results — April 3, 2014
  2. $1 Adapter Gives Assistive Technology Users Access to Android Devices — March 25, 2014
  3. Low-Cost Technology To Stay Safe In Your Home — March 4, 2014
  4. 2 Shoe Solutions For Arthritis — February 10, 2014
  5. 10 Essential Guides to Assistive Technology — January 30, 2014

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Apr 03 2014

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This “Tiny” Program Provides Big Results

We can all agree that time is something that we do not have in excess. Being as productive and efficient as possible is important. Today we look at a free piece of software that aims to make things easier for someone lacking time or more importantly those that have a difficult time with keystrokes and …

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Mar 25 2014

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$1 Adapter Gives Assistive Technology Users Access to Android Devices

My exploration into this topic was mainly fueled from the desire to lessen my load when going to meetings and wanting to stay as productive as possible by capturing notes electronically, without having to carry extra gear. What I found is you are able to lessen the load, stay productive and if a specific mouse …

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Mar 04 2014

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Low-Cost Technology To Stay Safe In Your Home

Take a look at a piece my colleague and I did  for the local noon show. Here we highlight simple yet very effective assistive technology to keep individuals safe and where they want to be…Home!

Feb 10 2014

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2 Shoe Solutions For Arthritis

Users of assistive technology are like anyone else in the sense that they don’t want to look different. We all want to go about our daily lives feeling confident, and basically just fitting in. The items that we are looking at fill an assistive technology need and also doesn’t make an individual stand out. Katherine …

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Jan 30 2014

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10 Essential Guides to Assistive Technology

To start the year off right IPAT has put together 10 guides to help you consider assistive technology in all the different aspects of life and put them into a convenient eBook for you to view or download. Click on the link below to get going and if you have questions we are always just …

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Jan 21 2014

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DIY Stylus to Take Advantage of iOS Zoom

If you are like many people using an iPad a stylus is your preferred method of interacting with the screen. For some a stylus allows for use because of arthritis or limited use of fingers. One assistive technology feature on the iPad that is great is the zoom accessibility feature. Once turned on a user …

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Dec 27 2013

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The 12 AT Apps of the Christmas Season

With assistive technology apps the perfect gift is always at your fingertips. The holidays are right around the corner and one of the topics of conversation might be cool apps that you have come across. The following list highlights apps that have made a difference in the assistive technology world.  Show family, friends, and colleagues …

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Dec 05 2013

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Customize The Computer Mouse To Work For You

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One of the key principles in the assistive technology field is to use the simplest and most cost effective solution to achieve the desired task. An area that provides many options is the use of a computer mouse. Here is a link to a Google image search for “assistive technology computer mouse” to give you …

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Nov 27 2013

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What’s The Right Specialized Phone For You?

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One of the items that IPAT provides recommendations for on a regular basis is phones. Specialized phones make communication possible for individuals that may have a hearing, vision, or dexterity loss or if using one’s voice is problematic. The choices can be complicated within the specialized phone field. Last week I was able to sit …

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Nov 06 2013

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This Doorknob Makes Life Easier For All

To me doorknobs are one of those things that you think about and say, “that is a device that has pretty much evolved to its final form.” Sure there is the lever handle now that has made it easier for some to open the door, but really the market for this product has only changed …

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