Tag Archives: Low Vision/ Blindness

Sunu Band | Smart-Watch

Sunu Band is a discreet smart-watch that uses sonar technology and haptic feedback to improve perception, orientation and navigation for those living with impaired sight.SMART-WATCH Discreetly tell time with Sunu’s haptic vibrating clock. ULTRASONIC SENSORSonar ‘look-ahead’ technology helps you sense … Continue reading

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iPad Air 2 Cases with Keyboards for Senior Citizen with Low Vision

As new iPads with iOS 9 appear, the “Hey Siri” feature may make the need for keys for speech recognition obsolete, but until that time, some users may need that feature readily available on the keyboard. I recently evaluated a … Continue reading

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Earl » Home

See on Scoop.it – OT mTool Kit Carol Leynse Harpold‘s insight: Earl App for iPhone and iPad allows you to use your voice to open a newpaper and read  it to you. This app looks intriguing. Targeted to beable to … Continue reading

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AppleVis.com Website – iOS Resources for Blind and Visually Impaired

Recently, I had the opportunity to work with one of Adaptive Technology Resources’s Low Vision Product Specialists, Betsy Gruba. While discussing equipment and other recommendations regarding apps and equipment for an iPad user, she recommended the website, Apple Vis as a resource … Continue reading

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