Jellow Communicator is a friendly Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) solution that uses icons to aid communication in people learning to speak or with difficulty with speech and language.
Jellow is conceived and designed exclusively for children or early learners. The graphic icons and the phrases in simple language are specially designed to be child-friendly.
The easy-to-learn interface and visually appealing icons of Jellow make it is an ideal solution for beginner-level communicators. Jellow is very simple, intuitive and easy to use.
A novel Emotional Language Protocol (ELP) was conceived in order to enhance the language ability of Jellow. ELP represents the 6 core expressive icons of the interface. Using these core buttons along with the central category buttons, the child can very easily communicate their likes, dislikes, and needs with others.
Jellow has a collection of over 1200 graphic icons specially designed to be child-friendly that are easy to understand. In addition to this, Jellow has a vocabulary of over 10,000 pre-made sentences addressing your child's needs. These sentences cover most of the communication requirements of your child. These pre-made sentences make it easy for a child who cannot form accurate sentences, to communicate.
The user-friendly interface along with the graphic icons and the vocabulary was designed iteratively over a period of 3 years with constant feedback from parents, speech therapists, teachers and children.
Jellow Communicator is designed to be relevant to the user's socio-cultural context. So depending on the language you choose, the relevant food, festivals and events gets loaded.
Jellow Communicator application is available in English, Hindi, Marathi, Bengali, Tamil, French, Spanish and Deutsch (German).
Jellow Communicator is Switch Accessible and is now compatible with external hardware switches for children with severe fine motor difficulties.
In addition to all the above features, Jellow is designed as a complete communication system conceived in the following variations to cater to the needs of users with a varying range of abilities
Jellow is developed by researchers and designers at the IDC School of Design at the Indian Institute of Technology Bombay located in Mumbai, India. It has taken several years of research and many iterations to come out with this version of Jellow.
Jellow is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Non-Commercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License
The new version has the following features:
1) User can create board's. Add their own custom icons or choose from existing library to the board. Tap semi-transparent circular "+" icon on the right top to go to create board screen.
2) User can search, icon by typing its English name; In all non English languages. E.g. To search a "Mango" icon, type "mango" in search bar.
3) User will receive language/icon updates on the internet within app.
4) Added compatibility for Android 10 and its new swipe based navigation.
5) Fix the app crash on update.
Use our printable pocket flashcard tool kit to get early learners familiar with Jellow’s colorful icons and their corresponding word labels.
Jellow Booklet (E-Book)
The entire content of Jellow is available in a printable booklet form.JELLOW - Full Document PDF......
Jellow Desktop Application
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Jellow Customized Board
From Jellow Android version 3.0.0, the users can create the custom boards. A custom board can be created using any available language in the Jellow. For each board user can set a picture and name. For example, users can create a custom board by the name "Fruits" and assign any fruit picture to it. You can create as much as custom boards you want. Later, these custom boards can be edited or deleted from the app. Below image shows the "My Boards" screen from the Jellow app. In the screenshot, you can see the custom boards in multiple languages.
The customized Android version 3.0.0, provides access to advanced features including the ability to add/edit existing content, making a customized board/schedule for the child. The content can be added in any language available in the Jellow app.
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