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TEK TALK PRESENTS JULIAN VARGAS, THE BE MY EYES APP, AND A DISCUSSION OF THE FINGER READER Hosted on Monday, March 02, 2015

A DISCUSSION OF THE APP BE MY EYES BY JULIAN VARGAS, ACCESSIBILITY CONSULTANT

Special note: We shall follow this with a discussion of The Finger Reader.

Download tt-03-02-15-be-my-eyes-app-julian-vargas.mp3 20.06 MB Hosted on Monday, March 02, 2015

TEK TALK FEATURES JENNIFER DUNNAM CHAIR OF THE BRAILLE AUTHORITY OF NORTH AMERICA, THE TRANSITION TO UNIFIED ENGLISH BRAILLE IN THE UNITED STATES Hosted on Monday, February 23, 2015

This presentation will focus on the transition to Unified English Braille in the United States. Specific topics will include some background on the Braille Authority of North America; the general reasons for the transition to UEB; progress to date on implementation; some of the specific differences that will be most noticeable to braille readers; UEB and technology; where to get books and other documents in UEB; currently available instructional resources; and how to learn more. Questions from the audience most welcome.

Download tt-02-23-15-transition-ueb.mp3 18.45 MB Hosted on Monday, February 23, 2015

TEK TALK FEATURES BRIAN AND LULU HARTGEN, J-SAY 13 AND ITS NEW FEATURES Hosted on Monday, February 16, 2015

Press Release

Products from Hartgen Consultancy, We Will Not Leave You Speechless!

Imagine talking to your computer and it obeying your every instruction. Sounds like something out of Star Trek doesn't it? At Hartgen Consultancy, we develop products which enable you to do just that.

Download tt-02-16-15-features-brian-hartgen-newest-features-jsay.mp3 29.32 MB Hosted on Monday, February 16, 2015

TEK TALK FEATURES MIKE MAY, PRESIDENT, SENDERO GROUP TO DISCUSS THE CONSUMER ELECTRONICS SHOW, 2015 Hosted on Monday, February 09, 2015

Consumer Electronics Show 2015, Las Vegas Nevada

Download tt-02-09-15-mike-may-consumer-electronics-show.mp3 20.77 MB Hosted on Monday, February 09, 2015

TEK TALK FEATURES LISA SALINGER TO DISCUSS THE THREE MOST IMPORTANT CHANGES FOR BLIND PERSONS FOUND IN IOS 8 Hosted on Monday, February 02, 2015

Over three months after the public release of iOS 8 for iPhones, iPod Touches, and iPads, a quick read-through of the new changes can still be daunting. There are so many changes, it's hard to know what's really important.
Join us on Tek Talk as Lisa Salinger, an iDevice trainer and enthusiast outlines the top three changes in iOS that she feels are the most important, usable, and helpful.

Download tt-02-02-15-ios8.mp3 13.84 MB Hosted on Monday, February 02, 2015

TEK TALK FEATURES BLIND ALIVE with Mell Scott and Lisa Salinger Hosted on Monday, January 26, 2015

Fitness has always been a concern with regard to both mental and physical health regardless of age, gender, or any other variable that makes each one of us unique. And for those in the blind community, fitness is every bit as much -- if not more -- vital.

Download tt-01-26-15-exercise-blind-alive.mp3 18.53 MB Hosted on Monday, January 26, 2015

Tech Talk Showcasing Project Starfish Hosted on Monday, January 19, 2015

What is Project Starfish

Download tt-01-19-15-project-starfish.mp3 21.74 MB Hosted on Monday, January 19, 2015

Tek Talk Welcomes Michael Feir Journeys of the Mind Hosted on Monday, January 12, 2015

Journeys of the Mind:
Play is Where Community Begins
Presenter: Michael Feir
phone: 416-305-2757
Email: michael.feir@gmail.com
Skype: Michael-Feir
Twittter: mfeir

Download tt-01-12-15-michael-feir-game-master.mp3 23.17 MB Hosted on Monday, January 12, 2015

A vibrating Bracelet for the blind to assist in mobility Hosted on Monday, January 05, 2015

Company Overview UStraap's (now being rebranded as SUNU) mission is helping fuel the human spirit with technologies that empower people to overcome physical limitations. SUNU is creating a wearable mobility-assistive device to help the people with visually impairments sense and navigate their environment. The wristband sensor technology called SUNU Band uses a sonar sensor to detect certain objects that are 1-4 meters while provided real-time feedback to the user. SUNU Band is currently being tests through a pilot program at the Perkins School for the Blind in Watertown MA.

Download tt-01-05-15-sunu-band-mobility-aid.mp3 15.47 MB Hosted on Monday, January 05, 2015

ACCESSIBLE WORLD TEK TALK WELCOMES JONATHAN MOSEN, FOUNDING DIRECTOR, ACB RADIO, THE FOUNDING OF ACB RADIO Hosted on Monday, December 15, 2014

TEK TALK IS VERY PLEASED TO WELCOME JONATHAN MOSEN, THE FOUNDING DIRECTOR OF ACB RADIO

Jonathan Mosen was the founding director of ACB Radio, from 1999 to 2003. He began the Blind Line Internet talk show, and hosted and produced the Main Menu technology show. He hosted a number of music shows including The Mosen Explosion, which can still be heard today.
On Tek Talk on 15 December, Jonathan will share his memories of setting up and managing ACB Radio during a pioneering phase in Internet broadcasting.=

Download tt-12-15-14-presents-jonathan-mosen-founding-acb-radio.mp3 21.56 MB Hosted on Monday, December 15, 2014

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