Talking Gadgets For The Visually Impaired - Simplifying Life by Anmol Taneja
... These are a list of talking gadgets such as a talking microwave oven, talking measuring mugs, cook books on tape and a host of other talking cooking gadgets such as a container that makes a sound when the liquid is boiling or a cup that sounds an alarm when it is nearly full. Talking gadgets do not really mean that the gadgets talk English or something. The gadget just has to emit a sound that alerts the visually impaired person of an impending occurrence.
Putting it All Together: The search for a Pocket PC Phone by Michael A. Keenan
... I’m talking about the full blown, “why are you talking into your calculator?” Pocket PC phones – the uber-geek, pocket protector included kind of micro computer powerhouse. After all, I’m married now and I’m really not worried about public opinion or impressing anyone with my sleek, stylish, sexy new cell phone. I’m hoping to spend around $300.00. I figure I can sell my iPAQ 2215 on eBAY for $200.00 and $100.00 for a new phone seems like a pretty good deal.
Technology Has Not Forgotten The Visually Impaired – Gadgets Are Made To Help Visually Impaired by Anmol Taneja
... Apart from these high-tech gadgets for the visually impaired there are the day-to-day cooking gadgets such as the talking thermometer that can set off an alarm when the temperature of the food is just right or the measuring cups that do the same when the right level has been reached and our visually impaired friends have found companions in the elderly who like to share the gadgets that have been designed especially for themselves.
Love, Uncles, and Etymology by Arnold Romanofski
... “Uncle Brad, you’re sesquipedalian!” Laurel shouted into the phone one day when we talked. My six-year-old niece had stumped me with that word. I was totally surprised by it. I marveled at how fast blonde-haired Laurel, the oldest of the children, was learning. “It means you like to use big words,” she informed me. “Oh,” I replied, smiling. Big words are my hobby. I started trying to expand my vocabulary after being hit by a drunk driver. After being unconscious, I felt mentally cloudy and ...
Top 10 GSM Phones that "Really" Matter by Saquib Hussain
... You really can’t play games, use multimedia, watch video, or control your microwave oven with it – you do what you were supposed to do with a proper phone: talk without worries. #09: Nokia 6101: Nokia 6101 evokes mysterious feelings in people. It is a middle-class phone with a brilliant equipment and attractive design – can be considered as the best charm-shell phone ever produced by Nokia. This moderately priced phone provides all the basic features of a color phone with ...
Sanctifying the Psyche via Mantra Chanting by Shriram Sharma
... A new spiritual seeker has the make the speed of his Mantra chanting uniform with the help of a watch or Mantra calculator. If this much takes place, know for such that the cycle of sound (word) speed has been established and on its basis the special results of Tantra Science will be established. In special Purashcharanas, special spiritual seekers of Mantra Science are asked to participate so that their cyclical process gives correct results. When the earth rotates, we can see its miracle ...