I was quite surprised when I found out this simple to create technology did not yet exist for an Android device. Thus I decided to take it on. The project is named Tawking in honor of Stephen Hawking whom uses a similar type device and for whom we admire for perseverance in scientific pursuits in spite of his condition.
Hackaday Prize 2017 Requirements
Discuss the challenge the project addresses
This project provides a low cost high tech solution to individuals and families that need augmented communication due to a disorder that prevents normal speech communications.
Discuss how the project will alleviate or solve the problem that the project addresses
This project will leverage low cost Android devices to proved augmented communications.
Discuss how the project might be world changing
Publish at least one (1) image illustrating how the project might be used. This may be a sketch, schematic, flow chart, rendering, or other type of image.Link to any repositories (e.g., Github)https://github.com/pontech/tawking
Document all open-source licenses and permissions as well as any applicable third-party licenses/restrictions
Currently BSD-3 Clause, but thinking about changing it to GNUSubmit the Project to 2017 Hackaday Prize using the “Submit project to...” option found on the published Project Profile.
Done.Show at least four (4) Project Log or Instructions updates on your Project Profile
Done, more to come.