Category Archives: Apps

Posts about specific apps/applications

Apps for Academics: Mobile Websites and Apps

Looking for suggestions for apps students will find helpful for their classes and research? MIT libraries at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) has put together a  series of libguides featuring useful apps for academics The lists feature  assistive technology … Continue reading

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Screen Readers for Android Phones

Looking for a screen reader for an Android Phone or other device? Most of us take being able to see everything on our high-resolution Androids for granted. Folks who have a hard time seeing the overload of information that a … Continue reading

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Is This Location Accessible? Check it with AccessNow

At the Assistive Technology Blog, Venkat Rao writes about assistive technology, mostly about concepts/ devices that are still in prototype stages, but would be possibly mass marketed in the future. He also write about mobile apps/ software that make life … Continue reading

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A Toolbox of Apps

Assistive Technology Consultant Shelley Haven, is a certified Assistive Technology Professional (ATP) and a Rehabilitation Engineering Technologist (RET) with more than 30 years of experience. Haven specializes in  learning  differences, ADHD & executive functioning.   At her website, TECHnology to Unlock … Continue reading

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Georgia Tech Offers “Tools for Life” App Finder

the Tools for Life Appfinder, available at Tools for Life, the Georgia Assistive Technology Project, is a very useful web-based search engine for apps! You can search by name, device type, or function. It’s also possible to limit the search … Continue reading

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