1. J

    Could an app that translates sign language to text be useful?

    Hello Everyone! My name is Jay, I am currently completing a 4 year Bsc Computer Science degree. I am making my Final Year Project where I am planning to make a Sign language translation application which translates sign language into typed text. I want to develop an application that will...
  2. Alesander Carson

    Regionals for quiz bowl...

    Today, I'm competing against other schools to see who goes forward to state and as some of you would already infer, it's very difficult to hear the questions, especially from moderators who aren't experienced as others. So when me and my teammates ask them to repeat the question and they say no...
  3. B

    Vrs research help

    Hello, I am a Master’s student and I am writing to ask for some help in research I am conducting. I would be very grateful. The research is qualitative and will focus on the communication in the workplace between the d/Deaf or Hard of Hearing community and the hearing community...
  4. J

    School project ... deaf opinions needed!

    Hello! I am a high schooler who participates in a science/engineering fair. Basically, we must create something. My friend and I came up with an idea to connect a voice sensor to a vibrating motor. This means when a certain word or sound is heard, the object will vibrate. We made this focusing...
  5. D

    Educate a newbie?

    Hello, community! This question is being presented to you for the sake of both interest and education of myself. I know the question will seem cliché, but please bear with me. My only knowledge of signing, in general, is almost exclusively of what I've learned from online research. The question...
  6. D

    Isl buddy videochatting

    Hey there my name is Daniel, currently live in Dublin, Ireland, I'm hearing, recently started learning ISL and would really like someone to videochat with me in whatever platform to try and practice more, I'm very much in love with Deaf Culture and Sign Languages ever since Switched at Birth...
  7. coolgirlspyer90

    I'm Back! With Another Intepreter Problem... Help!!!!!!

    Hi guys!! I'm now in college and I'm attending Ohio University (In athens Ohio) but I have a major interprter issue. This is worst than the one I had in high school (if you look at my previous threads from 2008-2012, you'll find it).. I need help researching some proofs about my right to...
  8. PattyP

    Help Asl1

    I'm in ASL1 but before this I was taking ASL in my church. I get how to say words but not how to say sentences. I'm really struggling was wondering if I might meet a friend who would be willing to Skype with me to talk and improve my signs.
  9. C

    Looking For Some Help Wth Ci

    I got an implant in 2014 and haven't been able to use it as I am getting sounds like morse code that gives me headaches. I have been to my audiologist and they don't seem to understand, does anyone else have the same problem? If so did you resolve it and if so how? Thank you
  10. Norly Joy

    Need Help For My Animation

    Hi guys, My name is Norly and I am an animation student. I created this thread to ask for your help. As you can see, I want to create a 1 min animation where a young girl is deaf and she met this cosmic entity in her dream which told her not to give up on her ambition of being a scientist. In...
  11. B

    Asl Glossing Help?

    I'm an ASL 1 student and I was just wondering if someone would be able to check over this glossing and explain to me what's right and what's wrong. You don't have to correct it for me, but I'd love more in depth explainations than what I've been getting. Thanks in advance!! A happy childhood...
  12. M

    Need Some Help Please!

    Hey guys, so we've been asked to work on a design project and I need some help with that. I suppose it is a little insensitive to be asking for information in my very first thread, I'm sorry about that, but the project deadline is approaching fast and I really really need help. I am working on...
  13. K

    Esprit 3g Coil Cable Needed

    This is my first time on I'm not even sure if I'm allowed to do this, but earlier today the coil cable on cochlear implant went out. It was my only one. Cochlear won't send me another one due to it bein discontinued. I have had this hearing ever since I had my surgery in 2004. I...
  14. fionaahamilton

    Can Somebody Please Give Me A Name Sign?

    Hello, my name is Fiona! I am hearing and I know I'm probably not supposed to be in here, but I'm very interested in the deaf community! I do know sign language, but I need a name sign. The rule is a deaf individual has to grant you a name sign so I was hoping somebody on this site could give me...
  15. User_Removed


    How do I create a sig? I looked all over the dashboard several times but I must have missed something. All I can seem to do is create a "status update" but I want to be able to update my status while still having a signature that explains that, while I can hear, I am mute. I'm hoping to run into...