Assistive Technology Blog

July 15, 2019

RAZ Mobility Partners with Human-I-T for Low-Cost Internet Access

Consumers with disabilities can benefit tremendously from mobile devices they receive for free from state equipment distribution programs. However, many of these devices require Wi-Fi in the home to take full advantage of the equipment. For consumers with limited income, being able to afford internet access can be a serious challenge. With this in mind, […]

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May 21, 2019

Google to Introduce Live Captions on Android

The past year has been very productive for Google and accessibility. Google released two new important services for people with hearing loss: Live Transcribe and Sound Amplifier.   The next twelve months, however, may prove to be even more productive and innovative than the last twelve! And best of all, these new capabilities may profoundly […]

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May 15, 2019

Lucia Basic Mobile Phone

RAZ Mobility is excited to announce that the Lucia cell phone for people who are blind or low vision is finally here!  The primary objective of Lucia was simple: to allow individuals with vision loss to use a basic cell phone just as fully and effectively as individuals who are sighted.  This mission was accomplished […]

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February 28, 2019

RAZ Completes Technology Trial with HLAA Assistance

Over the course of 2019, RAZ Mobility will be making a significant effort to become more data driven in order to offer people with disabilities the best possible solutions.  This evidence-based approach will help RAZ Mobility accurately evaluate new solutions, as well as existing solutions.   With that in mind, together with a start-up company […]

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April 7, 2017

Moto Z Play & Claria-Zoom: A Low-Vision Dream – By Liz Strom

I can’t see well due to ocular ischemia. Others can’t see well due to age, presbyopia, or other low-vision issues. I found an awesome phone app that can help us all! Introducing…   A Low-Vision Person’s Dream Smartphone & App: Moto Z Play with Claria Zoom By: Liz Strom / //www.livewithliz.com   I’ve no vision […]

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