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Jim Collison is joined by Dr. Brian Friedlander from for show #287 of Home Gadget Geeks brought to you by the Average Guy Network, part of community.

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Brian is a School psychologist with expertise in assistive technology. Professor of Education at the College of St. Elizabeth. DocentEdu Ambassador, Blendspace Ambassador

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Amazon Fire HD with Alexa  

Amazon Echo / Tap – now used to help in those areas where people need voice activated technology.  Ask your device, “Echo, spell the word Technology” and see what you get.



There are some amazing things you can do with this tech.  Below are just a few links

From Brian’s Blog –

Here are a few others


WACOM Bamboo Slate

  Export to handwriting

  Export WILL, PDF , JPG, PNG, SVG (Vector)

Bamboo Paper


Sketch note taking Mike Rhode

Rocketbook Wave

Roaring Spring Whitelines Link

Moleskine Evernote Smart Notebook


TP-LInk Bulbs

Smart Plugs



Office Lens

Immersive Reader Mode

Office Lens by Microsoft Corporation


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