Tech Ideas

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JAWS, ZoomText, and Fusion: Free Home Use During COVID-19

Students and employees in the US and Canada affected by COVID-19 can remain studying and working from home with free JAWS, ZoomText, and Fusion software.
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HumanWare Buddy App

The perfect tool to learn, teach and interact with HumanWare's products!
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Seeking Students (Interviewers) and Adults with VI (Interviewees)

It's My Job! Opportunity to create career-related podcasts!
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News by the Numbers: Online Workshop

News by the Numbers: High-Contrast and Nonvisual Access to Data Representations workshop on March 19, 2020, 2:00-3:30.
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VI Distance Learning Ideas

Great list of distance learning ideas for VI students during the Coronavirus shut down!
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Q&As on Providing Services to Children with Disabilities During Coronavirus Outbreak

Read what the the Department of Education states about providing services!
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New Braille Displays at CSUN

Have you heard about these new braille displays?
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Code Jumper is now available!

This accessible coding tool was originally designed by Microsoft and is now available through APH.
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Graphing for Blind Students Tutorial

Video tutorial demonstrating Excel, Demos and Sheets to master accessible graphing.
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Canute 360: Multi-Line Braille e-Reader

The Canute 360 is available NOW!
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New ChromeVox OS

See what's new and know that the old version has a limited shelf life!
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Project POEM: Science Summer Program for Students with Visual Impairments

Learn to be a scientist with Project POEM (Project-based Opportunities and Exploration of Mentorship)!
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NFB's Engineering Quotient (EQ) Program

Apply now for this STEM summer camp!
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Leader Dog Summer Camp

This camp is all about fun, friends, dogs and building independence!
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Book Creator Accessibility Updates

230+ Accessibility updates for Book Creator!
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High School Math Study

Recruiting high school math teachers and students with visual impairments for this math study.
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How sonification impacts students with visual impairments.
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Maze Day 2020 Registration

Maze Day is an annual event with tech-related educational games and activities for students with VIB hosted by the UNC's computer science department.
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Automated Method for Creating Math Textbooks in Braille

Are you tired of waiting for the braille version of a math textbook?
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Changing VoiceOver Commands in iOS 13

Is there a VoiceOver command that you do not like and want to change? Here is how!