Category Archives: Aids for Daily Living

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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Tips for Specific Disabilities | disabilityfeast

http://www.ispeech.org Tips for Specific Disabilities We have a lot of general information on this site, but we also understand that different disabilities lend themselves better toward different cooking, shopping, and eating styles. The “Tip Sheets” tab is made for quick and … Continue reading

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Manipulation | Kinovar Robotic Arm

Powered by iSpeech  The arm has been designed to accomplish many tasks of daily life such as: Drinking from a glass Eating a hot meal Opening doors Pushing buttons (e.g. elevators) Scratching itchy parts of the head/body Wiping face Readjusting … Continue reading

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Cleanintuv |Remote Cleaner

http://www.ispeech.org When you stay at a hotel, you expect it be clean & healthy. Remote controls are one of the dirtiest devices. But when you use the TV remote, you expose your body to germs and viruses. Harmful chemicals get … Continue reading

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