A clever application which utilizes the Apple iPad has recently become available, and is great in assisting anyone with communication needs. Scene & Heard 1.1 is brought to the App Store by TBox Apps who are a leader in augmentative communication technologies.
The application uses the iPad to provide a powerful visual display communication aid, and allows users to transform personalized audio, photos, and video. There are over 12000 Widgit symbols to choose from to further support communication.
Users can create scenes and link them for a sequence of events, and there are some scenes already built in the scene library to try out. The application has been designed to provide support for a range of needs. It can be used as an AAC for communicating basic needs, or for more complex ideas and as an interactive and flexible learning tool.
Scenes and vocabulary can be built on the go, and photos can be imported from your library or taken with your iDevice. Scene & Heard 1.1 is available worldwide on the App Store for only $49.99/£29.99. iOS 3.2 or later required. For more information use the link above.
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