Looking for that game that whole family can play together AND is adapted for your blind child? Here is a site that will give you a host of great information on games available: Game List–A List of Nonvisually Accessible Commercial Games
Another great list is from a company in Hong Kong, putting out many types of games and braille learning tools: Alababa.com
If you need to try out or use a free talking software program or magnification system for your computer, this may be your solution
Click on the link, open site and go to the link begin…download the file and begin the process
How does a blind person type on an iPhone? Soon, they will be typing as quickly and easily as everyone else. If not faster. Yes, it’s possible.
Fleksy is a state of the art text input system for touch-screen devices.
It is set to revolutionize the way people think about accessibility on mobile devices and to challenge the traditional barriers in touch-screen typing for everyone.
For the first time ever, blind and visually impaired people can quickly and easily type text on touch screen phones and tablets. http://fleksy.com/
Watch Youtube video of product in action: Type faster than you ever thought possible–Fleksy APP for blind and low vision
dotEPUB is software in the cloud that allows you to convert any webpage into an e-book.
Fast an easy on any iTool. Using it with the iPad, I can quickly convert webpages and open in iBooks. Fast and so easy to use.
Watch Youtube video to get you going:dotEPUB- Convert any webpage into an e-book on iPad or other iTool
Learn all about this incredilbe new product: dotEPUB
Math Window® is an easy-to-use math teaching tool utilizing magnetic tiles on a conveniently-sized work surface. It is portable and comes with its own carrying case. Math concepts are easier to understand using this tactile method of building and solving math problems. Tiles can be stored along the perimeter of the board or on our new attachable tile pallet (optional).
Order products at: Math Window
Would you like to be able to touch the nucleus of an atom or lift a bowling ball on Mars? Now you can! Computer Haptics is "the science of applying tactile sensations to human interaction with computers." eTouchSciences Apps leverage computer haptics to make learning science and math engaging and FUN!!
youtube video: eTouchSciences
Visit site and follow the development of this incredible new product coming out on the market: eTouchSciences website
Summer time is a great time to set up all those special goals…braille reading, technology, etc. This young lady reached her braille reading goal for the week so she gets to pick what she wants to do. This week it was learning how to drive.
What if buttons could morph out of the surface of your device? Tactus Technology has developed a new tactile user interface for touchscreen devices that does exactly that. Tactus provides a new dimension to touchscreens by enabling real, physical buttons that rise up from the surface on demand, and then recede back into the screen, leaving a perfectly flat, transparent surface when gone.
Watch the development: http://tactustechnology.com/
If you want to hear music and use your cane walking down a street, you can safely and hear everything around you.
If you want to sit in class and hear your talking software and your teacher at the same time, you can.
These headphones are changing the playing field for my blind and deaf/blind students…..an outstanding product to make life easier. And if you are sighted, well, they are just cool if you want to hear for the crying baby or hear the sports game and still hear surrounding life.
AfterShokz brings patent pending bone conduction technology, initially developed for military special operations and law enforcement by VoxTech in 2001, to everyday sport and mobile headphones. AfterShokz offers consumers a more comfortable, healthy and safe listening experience with two models of ear-free headphones: AfterShokz Sport and AfterShokz Mobile. Unlike conventional headphones and earbuds that use the eardrums to transmit sound, AfterShokz transmits sound through the listener’s cheekbones to the inner ear, bypassing the eardrum completely. To learn more about the company’s use of bone conduction technology and detailed features of this innovative headphone line, please visit www.aftershokz.com. Connect with AfterShokz on the go via their social networks by giving the brand a thumbs-up on Facebook and following on Twitter.
This new technology will solve all sorts of listening issues. Learn more at:REVIEW – Aftershokz – Bone Conduction Headphones
If you want a pair for yourself, here is the site: https://www.aftershokz.com/
If you would like a discount to order a pair, here is a discount code: U-R-ABLE121
If you would like to just call them to order a pair: 315-218-0308