Tag Archives: Apps

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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Wheelmap App Makes the World More Wheelchair Friendly

The world is tough place to navigate in a wheelchair. But finding ramps and elevators can be easier thanks to this handy map app that anyone can edit. It’s called Wheelmap, and it tells you the accessibility status of public … Continue reading

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BridgingApps.org – Bridging the Gap Between Technology and People with Disabilities

BridgingApps.org is a website that thrives to “bridge the gap between technology and people with disabilities.” Using the  How to Search for Apps tab you can search by specific skills, read reviews by professionals and save your own searches with notes. The … Continue reading

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