Category Archives: Aids for Daily Living

AgrAbility: The Toolbox

Text to Speech ErgoMates Anti-Fatigue Overshoes are designed to minimize impact shock, pain, and fatigue for those who have to stand or walk for extended periods of time on hard surfaces. Strapped over the worker’s footwear (including work boots), these … Continue reading

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Assistive Pan Holder for One Hand Use for Disabled

Convert Text to Speech Many people might have either a broken arm or even a missing one. This $2 assistive pan holder can help people who are disable and love to cook. Now idea came to me when my step … Continue reading

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Nike Improves Shoe Accessibility – Disability Scoop

http://www.ispeech.org/text.to.speech  Nike is taking steps toward increased accessibility with a new shoe designed to make it even easier for people with disabilities to slip their feet in and out. The athletic-wear giant said this week that it’s introducing a new … Continue reading

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Liftware Level: A Utensil For for People With Motion-Related Disorders – Assistive Technology Blog

Text to Speech Voices By now, you must have seen or heard about this new steady spoon/ utensil that lets people with hand tremors eat without spilling and dropping their food. Liftware Level, a new motorized spoon, is designed for … Continue reading

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Carebox Blog | Oneware: Objects for one handed usage

http://www.ispeech.org/text.to.speechAbout 8yrs ago I slipped on ice and landed heavily on my right wrist. Although fine at the time with just complaints of a sore bottom, over the coming weeks I started suffering from numbness, pins and needles and soon … Continue reading

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Nike HyperAdapt 1.0 | The Self-Lacing Shoe Works

TTS The Nike HyperAdapt 1.0 finally has a release date, with the self-lacing shoes set to become available to buyers in the United States on Nov. 28.The HyperAdapt 1.0 started off as a project to commemorate Back to the Future Day … Continue reading

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Flip A Grip – Home

http://www.ispeech.org Folding Grab Bar The Flip A Grip is a must have for folks with difficulty walking and transferring. Consider the benefits and features of this patent pending invention: + Promotes independence! It is a big deal for people to … Continue reading

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Proactive Home Safety and Security

http://www.ispeech.org/text.to.speechLight up your house if fire alarm or outage. Prevent break-ins and intrusions by making home look lived-in. Burglars always target unoccupied homes. Use BeON bulbs to keep them away by mimicking your presence. No extra equipment needed! The great thing … Continue reading

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Grabzi the grippable grab bar – MERU

Powered by iSpeech Grabzi offers a secure anchor point for one hand allowing the user to focus on the free hand with the effect that involuntary movements are much reduced and control is improved.  This in turn enables useful functional … Continue reading

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Gyroglove | Tremor Stabilizing Device

http://www.ispeech.org/text.to.speechTHE INTELLIGENT GLOVE THAT STABILIZES HANDS. The GyroGlove is a small, lightweight daily use, indoors and outdoors. We seek to track tremors each time the GyroGlove is used, thus providing quantifiable data for that will better inform users, their family … Continue reading

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