AM323 – HouseMate

first_imgLooking for a way to access your smartphone and control your environment?  Check out HouseMate!  HouseMate is a combined hardware/app solution that allows switch users to fully control their iOS or Android device.  It also enables them to control other appliances in their home or work environment. Podcast: Play in new window | Download323-4-19-19 HouseMate Users can operate HouseMate with its built-in switch, or they can connect up to five external switches.  Or depending on the make and model of their wheelchair, users may also have the option to control the app with their wheelchair’s joystick. 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!   Visit HouseMate.ie to learn more.For more information, to read our blog, or to drop us a line, visit EasterSealsTech.com.  That was your Accessibility Minute for this week! I’m Laura Medcalf with the INDATA Project at Easterseals Crossroads, in Indiana.Share this…TwitterFacebookPinterestLinkedInEmailPrint RelatedHouseMate 5S-ZApril 16, 2019Similar postAM267 – tecla-eDecember 29, 2017In “Accessibility Minute”AM152 – Pilot ProOctober 9, 2015In “Accessibility Minute”last_img read more