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Accessibility Minute - Assistive Technology Tips and Tricks for Everyone

Apr 12, 2019

322-4-12-19 Synapptic Smartphone
Hey there! Welcome to Accessibility Minute, your weekly look at Assistive Technology, those clever tools and devices designed to help people who have difficulties with vision, mobility, hearing or other special needs!
Mobile communication devices are becoming necessary for individuals of all ages and abilities.  If you or a loved one have a visual impairment and are in the market for a new smartphone, check out the Synapptic Smartphone.  The Synapptic Smartphone features a simplified phone interface to make it easy to use.
Other features of this smartphone include:
  • High-contrast, large text display
  • Spoken menus and text
  • Touchscreen or voice commands
  • Built-in video magnifier function
  • Ability to scan and read aloud printed text
  • And much, much more
Visit to learn more about this device.
For more information, to read our blog, or to drop us a line, visit  That was your Accessibility Minute for this week! I'm Laura Medcalf with the INDATA Project at Easterseals Crossroads, in Indiana.