Audiobook reader for the elderly


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Gavin Saunders

I'm working on this project at the moment - its very early stages so no images yet.

My parents are both very elderly and their sight and hearing are impared. They like books, and enjoy listening to audio books. I've tried to get them to use an ipod like device, but its too complicated and too "fiddly". The RNIB have audiobook readers but they are designed for people who are visually impared. Too complicated for my folks. So the plan is to build an audiobook reader that only has:
On off switch
Volume control knob