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Join Our Team | Walk With Me Houston 2019

Join our mission to help children and adults with disabilities use mobile devices to communicate, exceed educational goals, and reach their fullest potential by participating in the 2019 Easter Seals Greater Houston Walk With Me 5K event. Walk With Me…

BridgingApps Reviewer Spotlight

This month’s App Reviewer Spotlight is about a long time reviewer, Ashlee Goletz.  She has been reviewing apps for BridgingApps since October 2016. Ashlee has a Bachelor’s degree in Social Science form the University of Central Florida, a Master’s degree…

Smart Home Demo

Amazon Alexa Smart Home Demo at CES 2019

Smart home technology is more than convenience and fun for individuals with disabilities. Check out the Amazon Alexa Smart Home Demo Pod at #CES2019 and imagine the possibilities! #AT #AssistiveTech#SmartHome Amazon.com

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BridgingApps Featured App | Peekaboo Presents

BridgingApps just published the following BridgingApps Featured App to the site: Peekaboo Presents from Day & Night Studios, Inc. is a great way to help young children learn cause and effect. The app shows a present on the screen and…

Avaz App

BridgingApps Featured App | Avaz App for Communication

BridgingApps just published the following BridgingApps Featured App on the site: Avaz App for Communication Updated & Now Available For Android The app now has a parent/teacher training component and you can even convert Avaz vocabulary into low-tech. Avaz App for…

BridgingApps Holiday Tech Ideas 🎁

During the holiday season, many families choose to purchase new devices such as the 9.7 Apple iPad (that now supports Apple pencil), Google Pixelbook, Amazon Fire HD8 (just released October 2018), Samsung Galaxy Tab, or the Kindle E-Reader.  If this is…

First Words Halloween

BridgingApps Featured App | First Words Halloween

BridgingApps just published the following BridgingApps Featured App on the site: First Words Halloween is an early learning app for literacy and fun. Using this cute app, pre-readers and early spellers will enjoy learning their favorite Halloween words. This app…

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BridgingApps Featured App | Giggle Ghosts: Counting Fun!

BridgingApps just published the following BridgingApps Featured App on the site: Giggle Ghosts is an early learning app for math, hand-eye coordination and fun. Children will enjoy helping the Giggle Ghosts get to a party on time by bouncing them…

BridgingApps Featured On LOMAH Special Needs Podcast

BridgingApps Co-Founder and Program Director was featured on LOMAH Special Needs Podcast. Cristen shares time and money saving tips by pointing listeners to our up to date, curated, reviewed, and filtered lists of apps. Some of these apps you may never…

Texas Youth2Adult Website Navigation + GIVEAWAY Information

TexasYouth2Adult is LIVE! Click the link to enter the site and register: https://www.texasyouth2adult.com/ TexasYouth2Adult is an easy to use tool online and on mobile platforms like smartphones and tablets to help teens, young adults, parents and caregivers understand the process of…

Halloween App List

BridgingApps Halloween App List 👻🍂🎃

Eek! Halloween is almost here. BridgingApps has compiled a list of our all-time favorite educational and fun Halloween apps to download for your little goblins. Click the image to view our full list of Halloween apps in our new app…

zello walkie talkie app

BridgingApps Reviewed App | Zello Walkie Talkie 🎙

BridgingApps just published the following BridgingApps Reviewed App on the site: Recently updated, Zello Walkie Talkie is a platform for live private and public conversations, described by our team as a ‘CB Radio for your smartphone.’ Though Zello can be…

Facebook Live

Disaster Preparedness Using Smartphone Apps & Features Part 1

Filmed live in BridgingApps AT&T Assistive Touch Lab in Houston, Texas, Jana shares some great tips and tricks for disaster preparedness using smartphone apps and features. Preparing for emergencies and extreme weather events can be overwhelming for individuals with disabilities…

Biolert App

CES 2018 Meet Bio-Lert Seizure Alert System #CES2018

At CES 2018 we caught up with CEO Ron Nag of Bio-Lert, a company that has developed a system that monitors, detects, alerts and records information related to seizure activity. This system uses a smartwatch, a smartphone, an app and…