24 02, 2018

5 Books Written with the Eyegaze Edge Eye Tracking Device

By | 2018-02-26T19:14:19+00:00 February 24th, 2018|Assistive Technology, Eye Tracking|0 Comments

Are you looking for summer reading that will inspire you? Talented authors come from all walks of life and draw from a variety of experiences. However, the authors of the five books listed below have drawn on their own personal struggles with diseases that robbed them of their mobility, including their ability to type or [...]

6 10, 2017

Help From Our Headquarters to Your Home

By | 2018-02-28T06:08:44+00:00 October 6th, 2017|Assistive Technology, Eye Tracking, Uncategorized|1 Comment

I was so impressed last month at the following sight: Several of our Eyegaze team members stayed after hours in our Virginia headquarters to help an Eyegaze Edge user remotely connect to her communication device in Panama. It was inspiring to see engineers, eye tracking researchers and clinicians put their heads together to walk her [...]

14 06, 2017

ALS and Communication

By | 2018-02-28T06:11:23+00:00 June 14th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Many Eyegaze Edge users are People with ALS (PALS). These individuals have specific communication needs and abilities that change over time. Let’s discuss a few factors to consider when looking for the right assistive technology to help. For PALS, we may see changes generally in the areas of respiration (breathing), resonance (sound), articulation (clarity) and [...]

3 05, 2017

May is Better Speech & Hearing Month!

By | 2018-02-28T05:23:01+00:00 May 3rd, 2017|Assistive Technology, Eye Tracking, News & Press, Research, Research and Analysis, Uncategorized|0 Comments

How does the Eyegaze Edge speech generating device improve communication in the home? Families who come to LC Technologies Inc. for eye gaze communication solutions come to us as they are experiencing communication declines in the home with their loved ones. Since communication is a shared activity, not only do these declines impact the individual [...]

4 04, 2017

Hot topics: Voice Banking—What is it?

By | 2017-04-04T16:47:10+00:00 April 4th, 2017|Eye Tracking, Research, Research and Analysis, Uncategorized, Voice Banking|0 Comments

A current hot topic in the assistive technology arena is voice banking. Voice banking is the process of digitally saving your voice for future use on a speech generating device (SGD). Individuals who may lose their voice due to motor neuron disease or ALS can consider saving their voice before it is gone. This way, [...]

27 02, 2017

Measuring success at my first ATIA Conference with LC Technologies

By | 2017-02-27T23:15:10+00:00 February 27th, 2017|Assistive Technology, Eye Tracking, News & Press|0 Comments

It was the middle of winter and I was headed from freezing Virginia to sunny Florida! Not only was this my first time attending the annual Assistive Technology Industry Association’s (ATIA) conference, but I was in charge of leading LC Technologies team in demonstrating the Eyegaze Edge® and educating professionals and families on Eyegaze communication [...]

29 06, 2016

4 Ways Eye Tracking Technology is Improving Lives

By | 2018-02-26T18:44:41+00:00 June 29th, 2016|Eye Tracking, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Thanks to successful charitable campaigns, such as the Ice Bucket Challenge fundraiser for ALS, eye tracking technology is getting more attention now than ever before. Besides assisting people who have ALS, eye tracking technology is being put to use is many more amazing ways. Here are just a few: 1. Eye tracking tests can help [...]

1 06, 2016

Eye Tracking Technology is Improving Lives for ALS Patients

By | 2018-02-24T09:42:09+00:00 June 1st, 2016|Assistive Technology, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Steve Gleason Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), which is also called “Lou Gehrig’s Disease,” is a neurodegenerative disease that attacks nerve cells in the brain and spinal cord. These motor neurons basically control the muscles throughout the body, and the progressive degeneration of them eventually leads to the death of ALS patients.   In [...]

27 05, 2016

Eye Tracking: What It Is and Why It Matters

By | 2018-02-26T19:12:21+00:00 May 27th, 2016|Assistive Technology, Eye Tracking, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Eye tracking is the growing field of monitoring what people do with their eyes, including what they choose to look at, how their eyes move, how their visual activities behave. Eye tracking devices are the instruments that measure our eye behavior. For example, they measure the directions that our eyes are pointed and predict our [...]

9 05, 2016

4 Reasons the Eyegaze Edge Is Edging Out the Competition

By | 2018-02-24T09:43:46+00:00 May 9th, 2016|Eye Tracking, Research and Analysis, Uncategorized|0 Comments

When it comes to eye tracking technology, LC Technologies has all of your needs covered, from assistive technology to eye gaze research. Whether you choose our Eyegaze Edge Tablet, Eyegaze Edge Desktop, or Eyegaze Edge Talker, we’re sure you will agree that our eye tracking devices are a cut above the competition.   1. No [...]