Tag Archives: Braille

With Lego-like Braille Bricks, blind children learn to read while they play | MNN – Mother Nature Network

http://www.ispeech.org According to the latest statistics from the National Federation of the Blind, fewer than 10 percent of legally blind Americans know how to read Braille, the script that allows blind readers to feel the letters on a page. That’s … Continue reading

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Blitab: World’s first tactile tablet is ‘iPad for the blind’

http://www.ispeech.org The first-ever braille tablet has been developed, using a new liquid-based technology to create tactile relief outputting braille, graphics and maps for the blind and partially sighted. Austria-based startup Blitab Technology claims the “revolutionary” technology could be used to … Continue reading

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APH: Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library

http://www.ispeech.org Participating families receive six free print/braille books per year up to the child’s 6th birthday.  To determine if you are eligible for the program go to the link below. via APH: Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library.

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Quantum Braille Tutor – YouTube

iSpeechThe Quantum Braille Tutor will help students learn braille basics such as the alphabet, contractions, usage rules, punctuation and numbers. The Tutor operates entirely using standard accessibility technology students already use, such as screen readers like JAWS and WindowEyes and … Continue reading

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Perkins – SMART Brailler

french text to speechThe SMART Brailler is unique in its multi-function, multi-sensory output using the standard braille keyboard. Fitted with a proprietary electronic device that displays large print, simulated braille images and provides audio output, the SMART Brailler allows non-braille … Continue reading

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