The Fat Finger for iPad - So easy even a blind man can use it
May 7, 2012 in Medical
[prMac.com] Lake Ronkonkoma, New York - Data By Design hs announced The Fat Finger 1.0.2 for iPad, a text to speech program that is intended to be used by both children and adults that have difficulty accurately selecting letters from a keyboard. The user of this app will touch the keyboard in the area of the intended letter or number. A separate screen will then open up with six larger letters or numbers from that area. This larger screen will allow the user to accurately view, select, and/or hear their desired letter or number. After a selection is made the program automatically returns to the main keyboard for further entry.
The goal of this app is to provide a clean, fun, and easy to use interface with clear and easy to understand voices. Individuals with visual problems or fine motor difficulties will benefit most from this product.
"Unique, with lots of potential. I purchased this app for my dad who lives in a nursing home to assist him with communication. The hardest part was getting him to adjust to using the IPAD, but once he did, this App helped him a ... more" - by Samantha Winters
"Fun, useful and exactly as advertised. As a professional I downloaded this app to use with my patients who rely on the iPad for communication, due to a stroke. I am thrilled to see the larger keys, and the clear and simple pages to ... more" - by Marjorie Beaudet
* Compatible with iPad
* Requires iOS 3.2 or later
* 29.9 MB
Pricing and Availability:
The Fat Finger 1.0.2 is $1.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Medical category.
Located in Lake Ronkonkoma, New York, Data By Design is a small team focused around creating applications for the iPhone & iPad that people love to use. "Let us turn your idea into a reality." Copyright (C) 2012 Data By Design. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries.