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6 Ways Amazon Alexa Can Help With Homework

6 Ways Amazon Alexa Can Help With Homework

I love my Amazon Echo Dot (I have a review on it here).  I use it easily thirty times a day as a talking clock, as a news source, for telling me the weather, and so much more.  Recently, I have discovered how the device, […]

eReaders and Low Vision

eReaders and Low Vision

I remember when Barnes and Noble first announced they would be selling their own eReader, the Nook.  The other eReaders on the market at the time had small keyboards and the display was difficult to see for someone with low vision. But the Nook was […]

Here Is Everything I Bought For College

Below, I have outlined everything I purchased for my college dorm room, organized by store.  Not all of these items were purchased at the same time, but this is probably 90% of the stuff in my room.  Note that I live in a single room, […]

Kindle Fire for Low Vision Review

A few months ago, Amazon did a special where you could purchase a refurbished Kindle Fire 7″ tablet for about $30. Now, I’m a huge fan of the Nook e-reader, and have been since it first came out, but I had been curious about Prime […]

Ten “Weird” Things I Brought to College

Ten “Weird” Things I Brought to College

As a student with low vision and chronic illness, my dorm room looks a little different than a typical room. I live in a single room, meaning I have no roommate, and share a bathroom with one to three people, as opposed to with the […]

Amazon Echo Dot Review

Amazon Echo Dot Review

Last month, a new device joined my technology collection, and has quickly become one of my new favorites. I don’t have to worry about making it accessible, because it is perfect right out of the box. I can control it with my voice and get […]

Amazon PrimeNow

Amazon PrimeNow

For Amazon Prime users near major cities, Amazon offers free two hour delivery of hundreds of items through a service called PrimeNow. With a minimum purchase of $20, items are hand-delivered by couriers similar to AmazonFresh. Living within the Washington DC/Northern Virginia service area, I […]

AmazonFresh Review

I was overjoyed to discover last semester that AmazonFresh expanded their service area and was now available in Washington DC/Northern Virginia. I’ve been able to keep healthy snacks and frozen food for when I get stuck in my apartment thanks to this service, and it […]