Silence (Or Un-Silence) Your Android Phone With Amazon Echo & IFTTT

For someone with disabilities, especially with motor skills issues or no limbs, even enabling or disabling a simple setting on their phone can be quite a tedious task. With the help of Alexa and IFTTT, there are ways to do things on/with the phone without physically interacting with it. If a person has an Android…

Alexa’s Twitter Reader Skill Reads Out Tweets To Users

For a person with disabilities who uses Twitter quite regularly, Alexa can help find out what’s going on in the Twitter world without that person having to access a phone or computer. Alexa’s “Twitter Reader” skill connects to a user’s Twitter account, and can read out tweets from others this user is following, trending topics,…