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Picture in a Flash: A Tactile Image is Worth a Thousand Words

NOTE: For more ways of creating tactile graphics, please see the article Creating Tactile Graphics With Firebird Software. As I was going through school to...
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Amazon Fire TV Stick: An Accessibility Review

Summer’s coming...or maybe for you it’s already here.  As for me, we have one more week of school left. And let me tell you, when that week is over, I’ll be...
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How Amazon Alexa Can Help You Sleep

I’ve had a lot of trouble falling asleep lately, and have been trying many things to help me fall asleep faster. For the last few nights, I have been trying...
Choosing technology: Printer. What features you need with a special focus on low vision users. www.veroniiiica.com

Choosing Technology Part 3: Printer

Welcome to my new series on choosing technology, where I will be sharing my tips on purchasing devices, with a special concentration on students with low...
eReaders and Low Vision: Why I love eReaders and how they help students with print disabilities. www.veroniiica.org

eReaders and Low Vision

I remember when Barnes and Noble first announced they would be selling their own eReader, the Nook.  The other eReaders on the market at the time had small...
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What's in my bag - classroom edition

As a college student with low vision, chronic pain, and chronic migraines, the items I bring to class to help me succeed are often vastly different than my...
Google Chromecast Review for college students and people with low vision.

Google Chromecast Review

Occasionally, I have trouble focusing my eyes to read text on my phone or tablet. In these cases, zooming in is futile, and I find it easier to focus through...
Amazon Alexa, Echo Dot Review: Great for College Students and Low Vision!

Amazon Echo Dot Review

Last month, a new device joined my technology collection, and has quickly become one of my new favorites. I don't have to worry about making it accessible,...
Susan Osterhaus introducing a Talking Graphing Calculator to a student with visual impairments.

Teaching the Talking Graphing Calculator to a Student who is VIB

How do you start teaching a complex graphing calculator to a student who is visually impaired or blind?  First, let's learn a little more about the Orion TI-84...