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Choosing the Appropriate Video Magnifier

"Wonderful article, way to lay it all out there! We have a lot of magnifiers on this list out at the schools. This chart will be a huge help when explaining options and features to teachers. We also... read more
- Neal Mckenzie
, Jan 10, 2018
"Thank you for your input, Veronica.  That's an excellent example of how important having appropriate equipment is and why it's worth investing in current equipment.  As an aside, thank you for all... read more
- ljonesTVI
, Jan 10, 2018
"I own the E-Bot Pro and Eschenbach SmartLux and love them. My university also has an Onyx DeskSet in the testing labs and assistive technology labs. I used an older CCTV in high school and found it... read more
- Veroniiiica
, Jan 10, 2018

Flip phones for the Visually impaired are still relevant!

"Thanks for the suggestions Veronica!  I have heard of Jitterbug and Lucia, but I need to look into the other company.  "
- Ericka Tinsley
, Jan 10, 2018
"I went to an event organized by the FCC for assistive technology and there were several cell phones for people with low vision and blindness on display. This included the Lucia phone, Project Ray,... read more
- Veroniiiica
, Jan 10, 2018

Touch Screens vs Keyboards for Low Vision iPad Users

"Hi Veronica! Thanks for reading the post and glad you found it applicable.  The Follow Focus setting can be enabled from the same place you turn Zoom on. Settings, General, Accessibility, Zoom, and... read more
- AllenHHuang
, Jan 02, 2018
"Great post! I  have low vision and use a Bluetooth keyboard when necessary to type on my iPad, simply because it is the same keyboard as my computer. How do you enable the Follow Focus feature on... read more
- Veroniiiica
, Jan 02, 2018

Using Braille Input on your iDevice

"HI Kelsey, I am not sure what is causing your issue, as I have not been able to duplicate the problem.  I just tried the braille screen input and did not have the issues you mentioned. I am running... read more
- Diane Brauner
, Jan 01, 2018

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