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Blind people’s brains rewire themselves to help them track moving objects by sound, study shows ‘Enhanced’ hearing allows the visually-impaired to tune into subtle changes of frequency to track movements Ale Matthews-King Health Correspondent Monday 22 April 2019

https://www.independent.co.uk/news/blind-enhanced-hearing-senses-frequency-changes-doppler-effect-daredevil-a8881186.html?fbclid=IwAR0a7GJhVReAd0NqVMBGvnLzV5nvMOjgCEe4iHrZgtd4-Dyho55oK6Yg8Gg

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Back in stock Micro-Speak Plus

 Micro-Speak Plus is a brand new digital voice recorder that combines smart design with ease of use and high quality performance. Micro-Speak Plus is packed with useful features including specifically designed software that provides spoken prompts and beeps to assist blind and low-vision users
Record instantly with the press of a button and playback immediately via the built-in speaker. High Definition recordings in uncompressed WAV format ensure impressive results for unlimited speaking and listening activities.

Ideal for verbal note taking great for Podcasting

FEATURES, (Special Audio Prompt Version):

Easy to use and simple navigation

  • Includes specifically designed software to provide spoken prompts and beeps to assist blind and low-vision users, including battery level, recording and file deletion.
  • Voice recording via a built-in microphone
  • Recording Format: High definition WAV, 192kbps, 48kHz sample rate
  • High quality audio playback via a built-in speaker
  • 3.5mm earphone socket for personal listening
  • Large tactile function buttons. Record, Play/Pause, Next, Previous and Volume Control
  • LCD display, (Note:The back light is deactivated. This version is for low vision users only)
  • Support for playback of MP3 and WAV audio formats
  • Mini USB Port for audio file downloads and uploads via a PC and Mac
  • Rechargeable Battery. Recharge using Micro USB Port
  • Built-in memory. 4GB providing 48 hours of high quality recording time
  • Approximate size 105 × 60 x 25mm
  • Model No: MIC-4GB-APG

 

 

 

 

 

 

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6dot Braille Label Maker

6dot™ Braille Label Maker™

The 6dot™ Braille Label Maker™ is an exciting new way to make high quality Braille labels.
Designed to be used by people who read and write Braille as well as those who support them.
It is portable and can be used independently of any other technology.
6 things you need to know about the Braille Label Maker™

• Ergonomically designed to be portable and easy to use anywhere

• Automatic scoring and cutting provides effortlessly clean label cuts without the need for scissors

Built-in Braille Keyboard supports all grades of Braille in virtually every language
QWERTY keyboard connectivity option enables people who cannot write Braille to create labels
Powered embossing produces high quality Braille for accurate reading with minimal hand strength required
Two power options: AA batteries (standard) for portability or mains adapter (Supplied) for desktop use extending the label making choices for user
Protect your 6dot Braille Label Maker with a 2 year extended warranty for £150 + VAT. This is a back to base warranty.

Available from Graham Longly
Aspire Consultancy The One Stop Shop
Tel: 01904 762788
[email protected]
www.aspireconsultancy.co.uk