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Be My Eyes

Be My Eyes is a free app connecting blind or visually impaired individuals with a sighted volunteer who can help the individual by utilizing the phone's camera
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Disabled People in STEM: Podcast

Meet this amazing panel of amazing STEM professionals: Liz Henry, Jennison Asuncion, and Josh Miele.
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Braillenote Touch: A Successful Tool

Braillenote Touch accomplishes many tasks and enjoyable to use.
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Facebook Keyboard Shortcuts

Tips to help you navigate Facebook.
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Molly Burke: an activist, beauty blogger and YouTuber

Molly is a major vlogger with 13 million subscribers who happens to be blind.
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Michael Forzano: Programmer at Amazon

Interview of a successful programmer who is totally blind and wears cochlear implants.
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Emojis

Three easy ways to learning use emojis!
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How blind players succeed at sports video games they've never seen

A few small accessibility changes can unlock a whole new playerbase.
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STEM Field Mentors: STEM Career Showcase

Has your student connected with successful role models who are working in STEM Fields?
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Learning braille? Check out these braille songs!

Make learning braille fun with these two braille songs!
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Using GPS to Navigate on Water

Do you like water sports - boating, kayaking, etc?
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Blind QA testing (Part 1)

Interested in being an accessibility tester? Learn more about it!
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Navigating Facebook with a Screen Reader

Need help with Facebook? Use the Navigation Assistant!
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Riley's Transition to Middle School Video

Watch this advocacy video created by a rising middle school student and her friends!
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Cyclepath: Accessible Mac game

Looking for a new Mac game? Check this out!
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The Ruby

My Ruby is more valuable than a real ruby.
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BlindSquare--Liberating Blind People from a Square of Restriction

For $39.99, a person who is blind can buy an app that will give him freedom in navigation and mobility.
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Braille Sense U2

How would you like to learn about a technology device that has helped thousands of blind or visually impaired people? This blog will tell you what I think are t
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Be My Eyes: iOS App

Be My Eyes is an app for people with visual impairments. This app connects with a real person who can help you read something that you can not see.

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