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DYSboxing #3 | Improve Your Note-Taking with Notetalker

By | October 22nd, 2015|Assistive Tech, Student Life, Videos, Working Life|

The Notetalker app turns your mobile device into a powerful recording and audio note-taking companion. Rather than mimicking the functions of your devices built-in audio recorder, Notetalker allows you to flag important parts of the recording [...]

Raising the Bar | The Reader Pen by C-Pen

By | October 13th, 2015|Assistive Tech, Videos|

If you’ve tried text to speech on your computer, you’ll know how useful a tool it is for comprehension and proof reading. For me, I find at the end of a long and tiring day, there’s [...]

Top 10 Dyslexic Comedians

By | August 25th, 2015|Famous Dyslexics, Listmania, Videos|

Those with Dyslexia are sometimes thought of as unintelligent. This is far from the truth. If you look around, there are many famous dyslexics that have help change the world. This video shows that [...]

Dyslexia | A 21st Century Superpower!

By | July 28th, 2015|Videos|

One phenomenon that is part of the dyslexic experience is being able to get from A to Z without the hassle and tedium of first, going through B, D, C etc. Some say it’s because we [...]

Top 5 Inventors with Dyslexia

By | July 16th, 2015|Famous Dyslexics, Listmania, Videos|

Those with Dyslexia are sometimes thought of as unintelligent. This is far from the truth. If you look around, there are many famous dyslexics that have help change the world Number 5: Thomas Edison Edison invented [...]

Using the BrowseAloud Assistive Toolbar on This Site

By | June 25th, 2015|Assistive Tech, Help and Advice, Videos|

We've installed BrowseAloud on this site to make The Codpast as inclusive as possible. Watch this short video to get an understanding  of how this powerful software can help you get more out of our site. [...]

DYSboxing #2 – ClaroSpeak Plus

By | May 26th, 2015|Assistive Tech, Videos|

If I was stuck on a desert island and could only take one piece of assistive tech. Without a doubt my text to speech software would be what I’d choose to lounge with on my exotic [...]

DYSboxing #1 – Appy Job Hunting

By | April 28th, 2015|Assistive Tech, Videos|

Job hunting can be a frustrating task at the best of times. But as a Dyslexic about to embark on the epic journey that is online job hunting, the word frustrating seems like a bit of [...]

5 Assistive modes you never knew existed on your iPad

By | March 24th, 2015|Assistive Tech, Listmania, Videos|

For Dyslexics, tablet computers (the iPad in particular) can be a great alternative to desktop or laptop computing. The form factor, clean interface and their ability to be used almost anywhere, make tablets a great companion [...]

Top 10 Hottest Dyslexic Men

By | March 20th, 2015|Listmania, Videos|

There's a list of positive Dyslexic traits as long as my arm; bigger picture thinking, creativity, great verbal communication...the list goes on. It also turns out some of us are pretty smoking hot! Here's [...]

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