Assistive Technology Resources

  • Voice Reminders! Vocal XL (Free)

    by: GZero Ltd

    SubjectILS
    Accessibility FeatureMagnification, VoiceOver/Screen Reader
    PlatformiOS
    Age RangeElementary, Preschool, Secondary, Teachers

    The original, best, and most trusted personal reminder app available. Your reminders, in your voice, in your words, delivered on time, every time. Speak, don’t type!

    download Voice Reminders! Vocal XL (Free)  on the App Store
  • Web Reader - Text to Speech (Paid)

    by: Chris Chauvin

    SubjectReading, ILS, Leisure/Recreation, POHI/CI
    Accessibility FeatureText to Speech
    PlatformiOS
    Age RangeSecondary, Teachers

    Web Reader 3.0 for iPhone uses text to speech technology along with web page content recognition to read web pages. Configure web pages to be read as soon as loaded, read pages manually after loading, or use Cut, Copy, and Paste to read only sections of text.

    download Web Reader - Text to Speech (Paid)  on the App Store
  • Web Reader HD - Text to Speech Page Reader (Paid)

    by: Chris Chauvin

    SubjectReading, ILS, Leisure/Recreation, POHI/CI
    Accessibility FeatureText to Speech
    PlatformiOS
    Age RangeSecondary, Teachers

    Web Reader HD for iPad uses text to speech technology along with web page content recognition to read web pages. Configure web pages to be read as soon as loaded, read pages manually after loading, or use Cut, Copy, and Paste to read only sections of text. Reads PDF.

    download Web Reader HD - Text to Speech Page Reader (Paid)  on the App Store
  • Whitestick (Free)

    by: Tom Lorimer

    SubjectCommunity of Practice
    Accessibility FeatureVoiceOver/Screen Reader, Magnification
    PlatformWebsite
    Age RangeTeachers

    Tom Lorimer set up this website to assist the visually impaired computer user in locating information and services related to blindness. The whitestick.co.uk website is designed for ease of use and to offer guidance to any visually impaired web user to try something new in the information technology world.

    www.whitestick.co.uk
  • YouTube video: VoiceOver Rotor Gestures - Ballyland Rotor app (Free)

    by: ballylandfilm

    SubjectCommunity of Practice
    Accessibility FeatureVoiceOver/Screen Reader
    PlatformWebsite
    Age RangeTeachers

    50 second VoiceOver rotor demonstration.

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yzVHVJoIyKM