KNFB Reader App on Sale

KNFB Reader Sale – $59.99 until July 10, 2018.

KNFB Reader app icon

KNFB Reader App

The KNFB Reader app is one of those staple apps for individuals with low vision or blindness and for some individuals with a learning disability. Its efficient and accurate scanning tool (however dependent on a good mobile device camera) offers single page OCR recognition with immediate text to speech and batch scanning to manage multiple pages. You can save files, import files and images for conversion to  text for use with text to speech and corrects the orientation when scanning to read the text. Available across platforms for iOS, Android and most recently Windows for smartphones or tablets, KNFB Reader app provides instant access to print in any situation.

New features to the KNFB Reader 3.0 app includes text to Braille and management of PDF and ePub documents. Developed by Sensotec nv, this tool has been around for a long time with continual innovation of portable access to print for individuals with disabilities.

KNFB Reader 3.0 app

Regularly priced at $99.99 (yes, expensive but worth it), the KNFB Reader app is on sale for $59.99 until July 10th. If this is not in your arsenal of apps and you work with individuals with print disabilities, you may want to spring for this while it is on sale. Although it goes on sale a couple of times per year, this is about as low cost as it gets.

About Carol Leynse Harpold, MS, OTR/L, SCLV, ATP, CATIS

OTR/L with more than 35 years experience in pediatrics, school based therapy and adult rehabilitation. Masters of Science in Adaptive Education/Assistive Technology with 20 years experience in AT in education of elementary, middle school, secondary, post secondary students and work environments for adult clients. A RESNA Assistive Technology Practitioner with ACVREP CATIS credentials, AOTA Specialty Certification in Low Vision, USC Davis Executive Certificate in Home Modifications, servicing adults and students with disabilities in employment, education, and home environments. A 2020 graduate of the University of Alabama Birmingham Low Vision Certification Program.
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