Assistive Tech

DYSboxing #15 | How to Change Your Screen Colour

By | April 12th, 2017|Assistive Tech, Blog Posts, Videos|

If you’ve been diagnosed with visual stress or Irlen Mears syndrome, you’ll know that the contrast between black text on a white background can make reading stressful. If you’re using a computer, one solution to this [...]

DYSboxing #14 | Organising your thoughts with Inspiration Mind-mapping

By | March 21st, 2017|Assistive Tech, Blog Posts, Videos|

I’ve often been told that using Mind Maps to plan, compile, research and write your essays and dissertations, can turn what is traditionally a tedious and stressful task, into something that is a creative, multi-sensory process. [...]

Image to Excel Converter Review: OCR with a cool trick up its sleeve

By | January 12th, 2017|Assistive Tech|

When you’re faced with a long boring list of data, or a document filled with a mind-numbing amount of facts and figures, one of the best ways to make this information easily digestible is to create [...]

DYSboxing #13 | Sonocent Audio NoteTaker Review & Engage

By | December 1st, 2016|Assistive Tech, Videos|

Sonosent Audio NoteTaker is a great alternative to taking hand written notes in meetings or lectures. Using the desktop and mobile applications in conjunction with the CARE (CAPTURE, ANNOTATE, REVIEW and ENGAGE) notetaking process can take [...]

Adobe Trials New Software That Could Revolutionise Text to Speech

By | November 18th, 2016|Assistive Tech|

If you are familiar with Text to Speech software (T2S), then you’ll know how much of a life line it is when crafting and checking your written work. I literally couldn’t write this blog without it. [...]

DYSboxing #12 | Sonocent Audio NoteTaker Capture & Annotate

By | November 17th, 2016|Assistive Tech, Videos|

Taking hand written or typed notes in lectures or meetings can be a right pain. So in this episode of Dysboxing, we are going to take a look at the Sonocent Audio NoteTaker desktop app, which [...]

NoteTalker Tips & Tricks | Note Taking Express

By | October 13th, 2016|Assistive Tech, Videos|

In this Tips & Tricks video, we’ll show you how NoteTalker's integration with Note Taking Express can make the process of note taking an even more streamline experience. Find out how to upload your audio notes [...]

DYSboxing #11 | Sonocent Recorder App Overview

By | September 27th, 2016|Assistive Tech, Videos|

Taking hand written or typed notes in lectures or meetings can be a right pain, so in this episode of Dysboxing we are going to take a look at the Sonocent Recorder mobile app, which just [...]

DYSboxing #10 | NoteTalker Edit Overview

By | September 8th, 2016|Assistive Tech, Videos|

No matter how advanced we get with technology, taking written notes by hand or by screen is an essential part of life. While making a shopping list or taking a phone number may not bring up [...]

DYSboxing #9 | Claro ScanPen OCR App Review

By | August 16th, 2016|Assistive Tech, Videos|

You’ve probably heard of text to speech, which reads documents and websites on your computer, and OCR, which turns real world text into editable digital text. There are a few mobile apps that combine these two [...]

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