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Tek Talk will be featuring Rom Miller (Product Manager at VFO group) and Adi Kushnir ( elita Group) Hosted on Monday, March 27, 2017

First of all, a great big thanks to both John and Larry Gassman for writing this Newswire and recording the interview which you will hear Monday, March 27th.

TekTalk is proud to welcome Rom Miller (Product Manager at VFO
group) and Adi Kushnir ( elita Group) to discuss the ElBraille windows
10 notetaker.

Adi and Ron spoke in a recorded interview with John and Larry Gassman
at CSUN and will be available following the recording to answer

Now, what is the ElBraille all about?

Download tt-03-27-17-features-elbraille.mp3 27.71 MB Hosted on Monday, March 27, 2017

Tek Talk will present CSUN, 2017, with our friends John and Larry Gasman Hosted on Monday, March 20, 2017

State tune this coming Monday for a great review of the CSUN Conference which was recently held in San Diego with reports, interviews, and perhaps some editorials from John and Larry Gasman who visited numerous exhibits, attended many workshops, and recorded several interviews in order to be up-to-date with all of what is the latest and greatest in technology for persons who are blind inclusive of both children and adults. Whether technology is for education, travel, work or in the home, John and Larry will give you the facts.

Download tt-3-20-17-john-and-larry-gassman-discuss-csun-conference-2017.mp3 18.77 MB Hosted on Monday, March 20, 2017

Tek talk featuring the BrailleSense Polaris with Dave Wilkinson, National Education Manager, HIMS-Inc. Hosted on Monday, March 13, 2017

HIMS unveiled BrailleSense Polaris, the latest member of the BrailleSense family of products at the CSUN Conference, March 6, 2017.

HIMS National Education Manager and lifelong assistive technology user Dave Wilkinson will be demonstrating this newest HIMS product, BrailleSense Polaris, which combines the intuitive user interface of previous BrailleSense models with the flexibility and versatility of Android Lollipop
this coming Monday, March 13, 2017 on Tek Talk from 5-6 PM Pacific time, 8-9 PM Eastern time and all other times listed below.

Download tt-03-13-17-features-dave-wilkinson-hims-products.mp3 20.56 MB Hosted on Monday, March 13, 2017

Tek talk featuring Andrea Pitsenbarger and the another social media tool, Facebook, and best practices on how to best use Facebook with a PC, a BrailleSense, and an iPhone Hosted on Monday, March 06, 2017

Andrea Pitsenbarger has worked in the area of blindness-oriented technology since 2004. She is primarily a jaws and windows-based trainer, but has also worked with students using braille notetakers and IOS devices. Andrea taught at Cypress Community College from 2004 to 2009, and is currently employed by Access Ingenuity of Santa Rosa California, a licensed vendor with the California State Department of Rehabilitation.

Download tt-03-06-17-features-andrea-pitsenbarger.mp3 22.75 MB Hosted on Monday, March 06, 2017

Tek talk featuring Alexander Hauerslev Jensen and the history and future of “Be My Eyes” Hosted on Monday, February 27, 2017


Alexander Hauerslev Jensen is one of the three team members in Be My Eyes. Alexander is a passionate entrepreneur who loves social change and positive impact in the world. Before pursuing opportunities with Be My Eyes, Alexander has previously had several startups.

Download tt-02-27-17-bemyeyes.mp3 15.72 MB Hosted on Monday, February 27, 2017

Tek Talk featuring Mark Taylor and the use of Twitter, 5PM, PAC and 8 PM EST, in the PAT PRICE ROOM Hosted on Monday, February 20, 2017

Mark Taylor, who is a former manager of new technology at UCLA and who is also the moderator of both the V iPhone and Mac Visionaries support groups, is a longtime access technology enthusiast who has served as a beta tester for many popular smart phone products including iOS, Windows Mobile, Android, TV Guide Mobile, AT&T Wireless, 1-Password Pro, and the CVS Pharmacy mobile app. Mark is also both a certified Unified English Braille transcriber and proofreader. You may contact Mark on Twitter. His Twitter handle is @MarkMarcus.

Outline of Twitter Topics to Cover:

Download tt-02-20-17-presents-mark-taylor-discuss-twitter.mp3 22.79 MB Hosted on Monday, February 20, 2017

Tek Talk Gadgets Around the Home Hosted on Monday, February 13, 2017

Good morning Tek Talk listeners/audience. This evening we are going to have a discussion of some of our most favorite household/computer gadgets. I’d like to have a lot of you discuss some of the things that allow you the most independence with today’s technology.

Download tt-02-13-17-discusses-useful-accessible-gadgets-around-home.mp3 19.59 MB Hosted on Monday, February 13, 2017

Tek Talk Features Joseph Norton Discussing Accessible Windows 10 Future Upgrade Hosted on Monday, February 06, 2017

This evening's Tek Talk program will feature Mr. Joseph Norton who will be discussing a podcast he recently produced. What Joseph will be speaking about is the accessible install of Windows 10, and he may also have some good news about recovery, and system repair options available through recovery media.

Download tt-02-06-17-features-joseph-norton-installing-windows-10.mp3 19.28 MB Hosted on Monday, February 06, 2017

Tek Talk presents Mr. Gabe Vega, CEO of Commtech LLC, located in Phoenix, AZ Hosted on Monday, January 30, 2017

Tek Talk presents Mr. Gabe Vega, CEO of Commtech LLC, located in Phoenix, AZ.

Gabe Vega is one of the most well-known, well respected and popular Tech Consultants in the southwestern United States. Fastly approaching ten years in the information technology and communications field Gabe Vega has built one of the most reliable, dependable and expert driven companies to be on the seen in Phoenix AZ.

Download tt-01-30-17-features-gabe-vega-commtechusa.mp3 23.29 MB Hosted on Monday, January 30, 2017

Tek talk welcomes Mike May the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show Recap Hosted on Monday, January 23, 2017

It gives me great pleasure in announcing our special guest on Tek Talk for Monday, January 23, 2017, Mike May, who most of us have known for a number of years. Mike has had many accomplishments in his life that have allowed thousands of people to realize that blindness does not stop one from reaching his/her goals in life. A few of these include blind ski champion, sky-diving solo in a static jump, and numerous other sports activities.

Download tt-01-23-17-features-mike-may-consumer-electronics-show.mp3 20.84 MB Hosted on Monday, January 23, 2017