Mon, Feb 21|
Smart Home Technology and Captioned Phones
Learn about new accommodations which are available to people who are deaf and hard of hearing.
Time & Location
Feb 21, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM CST
About the event
Squareglow and ClearCaptions representatives will be showcasing their products. ClearCaptions offers an internet-based phone which displays captioning. They also offer mobile apps for iPhones and Ipads. Austin Zindler, of ClearCaptions, has worn a cochlear implant since 1990. He has used assistive technology, including captioning, for many years in professional environments. Squareglow is a deaf-owned business founded in 2017 which offers a variety of 'smart' alerting devices for the home. The optional phone app allows users to stay connected with what is happening in their homes while they are away. Julio Rodriguez is an innovative entrepreneur, visionary, and engineer of SquareGlow products. Julio was born into a family of hearing loss and experienced a childhood immersed in both hearing loss and hearing communities.