Category Archives: Learning, Cognition, and Developmental

Anker’s Genie Is Just Like the Echo Dot, Only Cheaper | WIRED

http://www.ispeech.org Now it’s [Anker] launching a cheaper version of the Echo Dot smart speaker, powered by Amazon’s Alexa. (Anker’s not trying to win the virtual-assistant game, or at least not yet.) The Eufy Genie’s capabilities match the Echo Dot’s almost exactly. … Continue reading

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Amazon Echo in the Classroom

http://www.ispeech.org Hey Teachers! Here are 30 fun ways to use an Amazon Echo or “Alexa” in the Classroom. This amazon echo review will help teachers find the perfect fit for Alexa in their classroom. Make back to school fun with … Continue reading

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Speech Central | Labsii

http://www.ispeech.orgListen to the headlines from your favorite sites and select their linked articles to be read by using only the headphones or Bluetooth hands-free. For the first time feel the freedom without the need to prepare your text to speech … Continue reading

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TitanNote

http://www.ispeech.org/text.to.speech Never take notes the same way again Just place Titan Note on your table during class or a meeting, and it will not only record everything but accurately convert it to text. Titan Note is a groundbreaking tool that … Continue reading

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CapturaTalk for Android™ Trial – Android Apps on Google Play

Text to SpeechCapturaTalk is a powerful reading comprehension tool that enables users to access and understand any text (online, digital, material) at any time. It uses a variety of tools to achieve this, such the accessibility focused web browser and … Continue reading

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Two Apps: Take a Picture. Set a reminder. 

http://www.ispeech.org/text.to.speechThese two apps for Android and iPhone allow to you use images for setting reminders. A simple way to use your pictures as reminders. Take a photo of an important task. Set a reminder time, and you’re done! With PhotoMind, … Continue reading

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FARMER/VETERAN

http://www.ispeech.org Farmer Veteran Documentary on PBS’ Independent Lens, May 29th Our Website Home from three combat tours in Iraq, Alex Sutton forges a new identity as a farmer, hatching chicks and raising goats on 43 acres in rural North Carolina. … Continue reading

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Word Bank for Google Chrome | OT’s with Apps & Technology

http://www.ispeech.org/text.to.speech Word BankDon Johnston just announced another new product, Word Bank for Google Chrome. A similar support to Co:Writer but without the prediction features, Word Bank easily creates a word cloud or word list on a topic from an electronic … Continue reading

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Unite for Literacy Resource | OT’s with Apps & Technology

http://www.ispeech.orgUnite for Literacy is a free online picture book resource supporting non-readers of individuals of different cultures. It counteracts book scarcity for non-readers of different languages with this online resource of digital books. A community based organization supported by business who have partnered … Continue reading

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KNFB Reader for Windows 10 Review – Audio Pizza

http://www.ispeech.org KNFB Reader on mobile devices has proven itself to be one of the most reliable and convenient ways of reading printed text.  With a easy to use user interface specifically designed for use by the visually impaired and fast document processing, the … Continue reading

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