May is Better Speech & Hearing Month!

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 who has lost their voice, but greatly impact relationships with family members, caregivers and friends as well.
With declines in speaking ability before receiving […]

Measuring success at my first ATIA Conference with LC Technologies

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 technology.

As an organization, ATIA’s mission is to “serve as a collective voice of the assistive technology industry to help ensure that the best products […]

Jon West of LC Technologies to Speak at the Internet User Experience (IUE2014) Conference

Jon West, the Director of Marketing and Opportunities at LC Technologies, will be speaking at the Internet User Experience 2014 (IUE2014) conference in Phoenix, Arizona this week. West will present on “Beyond the Heat-map: The Future of Eye Tracking,” revealing how eye tracking technology is enabling research that provides an optimal user experience online.

 

IUE2014 will spotlight effective designs for websites, applications, and devices, and will teach cutting-edge methods for improving the user experience. Attendees will include design and usability leaders, website developers, information […]

LC Technologies Supports the Brigance Brigade 5.7K Race for ALS

LC Technologies is raising money to support the Brigance Brigade 5.7K event taking place in Baltimore this weekend. On Saturday, April 5 at 8:00 a.m., runners and walkers will gather to participate in a timed 5.7K run, a 1 mile run/walk, and a kids’ fun run.
 
Proceeds from the race will benefit the Brigance Brigade Foundation, whose mission it is to equip, encourage and empower people living with ALS (Lou Gehrig’s disease). The Foundation strives to improve the quality of life of ALS patients and their families by providing access to […]

LC Technologies is in Sweden for ECEM 2013

LC Technologies is currently attending the European Conference on Eye Movements (ECEM) in Sweden. In fact, our CEO, Dixon Cleveland, taught a course during the two-week conference called “Inside the Black Box.” The course took an in-depth look at the underlying mechanics of modern day eye trackers.
 

So, why go all the way to Sweden to discuss eye tracking? In our industry, this conference is a big deal, with the original aim to exchange information on current research, equipment, and software at the forefront of our technical, highly-specialized industry.
 

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Harvard’s – Lahav Lab Auditory Attention Test

Eye Tracking the Youngest Subjects in History

Youngest Subjects to be Eye Tracked

The auditory attention test (AAT) from the Lahav Lab at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, was created as a potentially early screening tool to assess auditory attention in premature infants before their NICU discharge.

 

The AAT takes approximately 10 minutes to complete. During the AAT, an infant is placed in a specialized test crib that has two micro-speakers installed by the infant’s head. Throughout the AAT, the infant hears their mother’s voice and a female’s […]