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Augmented Ability: Assistive Technology Gets Smart | PCMag.com

http://www.ispeech.org When I walked into an Arlington, VA coffee shop to meet Candice Jordan, I felt the usual anxious vigilance I get when I’m looking for a person I’ve never met. People are usually great at producing obvious body-language signals … Continue reading

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Google Glass 2.0 Is a Startling Second Act | WIRED

http://www.ispeech.orgYes, that’s Google Glass on her frames. But she’s not using it to check her Facebook, dictate messages, or capture a no-hands video while riding a roller coaster. Erickson is a 30-year-old factory worker in rural Jackson, Minnesota. For her, … Continue reading

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Accessible Designs Could Help Us All | Google Glass

TTS Demo When Google started selling Google Glass to a select few “explorers,” Blaszczuk’s friends came over and insisted she try to get a pair. And she did. “Right after I got it, I went to London,” Blaszczuk says. “I … Continue reading

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Captioning on Google Glass

http://www.ispeech.org/text.to.speech  Captioning on Google Glass (CoG) provides real-time captioning, allowing the deaf and hard of hearing to converse with others. Your conversational partner speaks into the phone; your speach is nearly instantly converted to text and displayed on your Glass. … Continue reading

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Google Glass – Google+ – With a little help from our friends.

TTS DemoAs you can see in the video below, Glass Explorers from Fargo to Fairbanks, and from Houston to Honolulu, have been sharing their feedback with us, helping shape what Glass will become. We’ve learned a ton, and we’ve been … Continue reading

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Google Glass: Quadriplegic shows how device means ‘paralysis doesn’t have to be paralyzing’

http://www.ispeech.orgWhen Alex Blaszczuk heard earlier this year that Google was planning on handing out a pre-launch version of its revolutionary Glass device to thousands of individuals in a move to test and develop the product, she wanted in. More info … Continue reading

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