Despite a slightly higher cost and new way to obtain it, the Orbit Reader is still available for purchase, according to the company.
The newest offering from Winston Chen, creator of the popular Voice Dream suite of apps, including Voice Dream Reader, Writer, and Mail, now includes Voice Dream Scanner, an OCR app which integrates with Voice Dream Reader for a seamless experience.
Android Accessibility Suite, the app which now includes TalkBack and other accessibility services, has reached version 7.3 with several improvements aimed at easier navigation and reading.
HumanWare has released version 1.3 of the software for the Victor Reader Trek, and current users will want to update before March 31.
The release candidate for the first version of the NVDA screen reader for 2019 has been posted.
Joe Birch has created a smart guitar which aims to aid people with a range of disabilities in learning and playing guitar.
The guitar is used in conjunction with a device running google assistant and is controlled by an internal Raspberry Pie to allow users who are blind, deaf, and or mute to interact with the device.
Remote assistance app Aira is offering 3 months of service for free on the Intro plan when purchasing the first month.
Popular OCR and recognition app Seeing AI has received a major update, just in time for the CSUN Assistive Technology Conference.
This article is something I ve spoken about with J.J. a few times before we boarded our respective jets westward for the yearly pilgrimage to CSUN. But it wasn't until the beginning of this year, when that 10 Year Challenge thing blew up on social media, did I feel I had a good framing reference for this story.
We haven t seen a firmware update for the EnVision I.D. Mate Galaxy in a long time. However, with CSUN right around the corner, some bits and bytes have emerged from the ether for Galaxy owners looking for some much anticipated fixes. Here s a rundown of what the latest update contains.
Check Your Mailbox, Your Inbox And Even Your Spam Folder Because The Library of Congress Wants to Hear from You
The following email was sent out to patrons of the Talking Book Library of Texas on March 1st. Those in other States may want to check in with their own local libraries if they have not seen a message, like the one listed below, if they are interested in participating in the survey. We ll update this story with more information as it comes along, but for now, here is the text of the email sent to Texans. Note that contact information for the NLS program in your state will be different than that listed here.
Audio Described Avengers Assemble! Catch Up On Your Marvel Cinematic Universe Movies Before Avengers: End Game
A monumental moment of pop culture will arrive in theaters on April 26th. 11 years in the making, and spanning more than 20 movies, Marvel will cross a milestone as it wraps up the 4th phase in their lucrative cinematic universe. And the best part is that almost all of it is audio described. We say almost because 2008 s The Incredible Hulk does not offer an audio description track at the time of this writing. However, the rest of the comic tales are described, and we have your guide to catch up on all of them in their official Marvel chronological timeline.
JackyLED Direct via Amazon offers its JackyLED Pop-Up Power Strip for $32.99. Coupon code "K4QT2VQS" drops it to $24.74. With free shipping, that's the lowest price we could find by about $5. This retractable power strip features three AC outlets, two USB ports, and a 6.5-foot power cord. Deal ends February 22.
Microsoft helps Blind/VI children to develop an interest in coding from a young age with Code jumper
Code Jumper, a new offering developed by Microsoft by Microsoft enables children to learn coding skills through Project Torino, a physical programming language. It will soon be available from the American Printing House for the Blind.
Coniffer via Amazon offers its Coniffer Rolling Kitchen Island Cart in Clear/White for $141.99. Coupon code "30K12I6K" drops it to $99.39. With free shipping, that's $43 off and the lowest price we could find. It features two shelves, a drawer, towel rack, and four casters (two locking). Deal ends February 6. Note: Coniffer offers a Gray version for $102.19 with free shipping via the above code.
Kissral-US via Amazon offers its Kissral Bluetooth 5.0 Wireless Earbuds for $39.99. Coupon code "VKTJT969" drops them to $19.99. With free shipping, that's the lowest price we could find by $24. They come with a charging case and feature up to five hours of playback. Deal ends February 6.
QRead Version 3.21 Released, including improved heading navigation, improved goodreads search, and more
Last weekend, Accessible Apps released QRead version 3.21.
This release includes improved heading navigation, improved Goodreads support, improvements to the document progress slider, and more.
Another set of new emoji is being added for you to use on your mobile devices, including some characters related to blind and visually impaired people.
Less than three years after its original release, the BrailleNote Touch is getting a makeover.
Do you or your students struggle to use Google Suite with a screen reader? National Braille Press has recently released a beginner's guide to using all google products, mail, drive, docks, sheets, slides, Chrome, Hangouts, and Calendar, on a pc, along with some notes about Mac and iOS usage as well.
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