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New Assistive Technology Idea: Amazon Echo

Our family has had the Amazon Echo for about six months now.  For us, it’s a fun gadget that makes life easier.  We are able to tell “Alexa”, the personal assistant, to play our favorite music. When I’m rushing out door in the morning, Alexa will give me the news headlines and the weather.  I’ve […]

A timeline of the Evolution of Assistive Technology

I just came across this timeline of Assistive Technology from Ancient to Modern Times.  It is worth taking a look to see how far we have come.  I can’t imagine life had glasses not been invented.  This pictorial history certainly makes me think about the future and what has yet to be invented.  Just think, […]