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Category: sign language

ASL (American Sign Language): Different Essentials to Visual Language

  • May 9, 2022
  • by Dynamic Language

Did you know that there are several different styles or methods of ASL (American Sign Language) that can be used for the Deaf culture and Hard of Hearing? It is… read more

One Sign Does Not Fit All for Sign Language

  • December 15, 2017
  • by Dynamic Language

Did you know American Sign Language is commonly said to be the fourth most-used language in the United States? While it is difficult to know exactly how many ASL speakers there… read more

ASL Video Dictionary Offers Visual Learning Assistance

  • March 2, 2015
  • by Emanuel Longo

American Sign Language (ASL) originated more than 200 years ago, is the 3rd most common language in the United States and is used by over 500,000 people in North America, according… read more

Interpreting concerts and music into American Sign Language

  • June 3, 2011
  • by Emanuel Longo

Have you ever been at a conference, school event or presentation and found yourself riveted by the American Sign Language interpreter’s intricate hand and arm movements? Imagine seeing a song… read more

One size does not fit all for sign language

  • September 14, 2010
  • by Emanuel Longo

Did you know American Sign Language is one of the most used languages in the United States? The 2000 census reported two million people in the country use this type… read more

Patent approved for Microsoft’s Kinect motion sensor

  • August 10, 2010
  • by Emanuel Longo

Gamers using Microsoft’s Xbox 360 may no longer need handheld controllers to play certain games, thanks to the company’s newly patented Kinect motion sensor. The technology is strangely reminiscent of… read more

Video Chat for iPhone 4

  • June 8, 2010
  • by Emanuel Longo

Apple has finally released their highly anticipated iPhone 4. The new phone shows off a host of exciting features and a slick new style.

Technology grows for the hard of hearing

  • December 30, 2009
  • by Emanuel Longo

In today’s society, almost every person owns a mobile phone. But for those who are deaf or hard of hearing, cell phones have largely limited them to text messaging only.… read more

Bridging Gaps in Emergency Preparedness

  • December 2, 2009
  • by Dynamic Language

Do you have a patient or client who is blind, deaf, hard of hearing or has limited use of their vision that has struggled with having proper accessibility in emergency… read more

Hear Me Sign

  • August 6, 2009
  • by Emanuel Longo

The Deaf and Hard of Hearing community may soon have a new way to communicate with those that do not sign. The Institute for Disabilities Research and Training, Inc. (IDRTA)… read more