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Gulf News
Conflict leaves blind in rebel-held Ukraine stuck in darkdifficulties are easy to spot.The visually impaired used to come here before th
Gulf News / Posted 5 hours ago
difficulties are easy to spot.The visually impaired used to come here before the war for special performances or to use the Braille library.Now though there is an air of neglect as creeping damp and a lack of heating and electricity have taken their... Read more
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Swissinfo
These Two Brothers Are Helping the Blind, One Henley at a Timea little awareness out to the world,” Bradford says. Each shirt, with prices th
Swissinfo / Posted yesterday
a little awareness out to the world,” Bradford says. Each shirt, with prices that range from $30 to $105, has a small metal braille tag that reads “brother,” “look,” or “feel” sewn onto a sleeve. All their shirts are made by visually impaired... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Frederick Wiseman delivers an ode to knowledge in 'Ex Libris: The New York Public Library'building. Other, humbler branches are featured as well, like the Performing Ar
Los Angeles Times / Posted 3 days ago
building. Other, humbler branches are featured as well, like the Performing Arts building and the Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library. We see the library being of use for things, like job fairs and community forums, the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt to Empower Children With Disabilitiesin time and indicate the nature of their disability. We urge them to make sure
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
in time and indicate the nature of their disability. We urge them to make sure there are things such as furniture and braille sheets to assist the student. If there is anything needed at school to help the student, request for these through... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
Accessibility Resources and Service office cannot always accommodate studentsUniversity, transferred from UNC after fall 2016 due to problems with the ARS o
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 3 days ago
University, transferred from UNC after fall 2016 due to problems with the ARS office. Larrauri is blind, and she relies on Braille and audio software to complete her classwork. When she visited UNC in 2015 as a potential student before she... Read more
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The Courier
New notes a concern for visually impairedshe said. “When they first announced there would be a tactile feature, I thoug
The Courier / Posted 3 days ago
she said. “When they first announced there would be a tactile feature, I thought the number five would be written on it in braille. That was wishful thinking.” She also highlighted the inaccessibility of many modern systems used in monetary... Read more
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The Courier
New notes a concern for visually impairedshe said. “When they first announced there would be a tactile feature, I thoug
The Courier / Posted 3 days ago
she said. “When they first announced there would be a tactile feature, I thought the number five would be written on it in braille. That was wishful thinking.” She also highlighted the inaccessibility of many modern systems used in monetary... Read more
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CNET
Android 4.1 Jelly Bean release date, features and moregestures in combination with speech output. Jelly Bean also adds support for a
CNET / Posted 4 days ago
gestures in combination with speech output. Jelly Bean also adds support for accessibility plugins to enable external Braille input and output devices via USB and Bluetooth.Android Beam plus Bluetooth Got an NFC Android phone and a buddy with... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Helping the Visually Impairedand afforded blind people the opportunity to be educated. In 1979, the organis
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
and afforded blind people the opportunity to be educated. In 1979, the organisation expanded its services to provide Braille production, guidance and counseling, consultancy, and later on vocational training. With the expansion, the name was... Read more
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ORF Wien
Neuartiger Braille-Reader aus Wien Ein neuartiges Lesegerät für Blinde, das in jede Jackentasche passt, hat jetz
ORF Wien / Posted 4 days ago
Ein neuartiges Lesegerät für Blinde, das in jede Jackentasche passt, hat jetzt ein Spin-off-Unternehmen der Wiener TU entwickelt. Das ringförmige Display von Tetragon kann an Smartphones und Tablets angesteckt... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
How to download iOS 11, Apple's big new iPhone updatefor images • VoiceOver tables and lists support in PDFs • Type to Siri suppor
Stamford Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
for images • VoiceOver tables and lists support in PDFs • Type to Siri support for basic search queries • Spoken and braille caption support for videos • Dynamic Type increases text and app UI to larger sizes • Redesigned Invert Colors make... Read more
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Connecticut Post
How to download iOS 11, Apple's big new iPhone updatefor images • VoiceOver tables and lists support in PDFs • Type to Siri suppor
Connecticut Post / Posted 5 days ago
for images • VoiceOver tables and lists support in PDFs • Type to Siri support for basic search queries • Spoken and braille caption support for videos • Dynamic Type increases text and app UI to larger sizes • Redesigned Invert Colors make... Read more
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MacDailyNews
Apple releases iOS 11 – MacDailyNewsfor images • VoiceOver tables and lists support in PDFs • Type to Siri suppor
MacDailyNews / Posted 5 days ago
for images • VoiceOver tables and lists support in PDFs • Type to Siri support for basic search queries • Spoken and braille caption support for videos • Dynamic Type increases text and app UI to larger sizes • Redesigned Invert Colors make... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tough Rules for Teachers in War On Exam Cheatsor the National Examinations Appeals Tribunal. Form Four candidates will sit f
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
or the National Examinations Appeals Tribunal. Form Four candidates will sit for the practical exams -- French (oral and Braille), German (oral), Arabic (oral), Kenya Sign Language (practical skills), Music practical, building and construction... Read more
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guardian-series
Bank of England Governor helps visually impaired pupils get to grips with new £10 notethrough its features. The note, which includes a portrait of author Jane Auste
guardian-series / Posted 6 days ago
through its features. The note, which includes a portrait of author Jane Austen, is the first the Bank has produced with Braille-like dots and raised text to help partially-sighted and blind people identify it. Ms Cleland said: “The Governor and... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Mobile money: Zim's blind see redpeople are “very poor and cannot afford disability-friendly gadgets’ such as iP
New Zimbabwe / Posted 7 days ago
people are “very poor and cannot afford disability-friendly gadgets’ such as iPhone and Android mobiles which have got braille and tactile buttons. He added that many blind people were also finding it difficult to transact at ATMs because some... Read more
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Op-Ed News
It Is Not Enough to Claim Inclusionthese centers. "At Frances Blend School (which was one of several options for
Op-Ed News / Posted 9 days ago
these centers. "At Frances Blend School (which was one of several options for blind students), we concentrated on teaching braille, orientation and mobility, listening skills, a variety of access/adaptive skills and as soon as the student had... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
How new £10 note is helping the blindto identify its denomination. It also features bold numbers and raised print.
KTXS Abilene / Posted 10 days ago
to identify its denomination. It also features bold numbers and raised print. The central bank said it introduced the Braille-like raised dots following a consultation with the Royal National Institute for Blind People. "These new... Read more
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KECI Missoula
How new £10 note is helping the blindto identify its denomination. It also features bold numbers and raised print.
KECI Missoula / Posted 10 days ago
to identify its denomination. It also features bold numbers and raised print. The central bank said it introduced the Braille-like raised dots following a consultation with the Royal National Institute for Blind People. "These new... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
How new £10 note is helping the blindto identify its denomination. It also features bold numbers and raised print.
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 10 days ago
to identify its denomination. It also features bold numbers and raised print. The central bank said it introduced the Braille-like raised dots following a consultation with the Royal National Institute for Blind People. "These new... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
How new £10 note is helping the blindto identify its denomination. It also features bold numbers and raised print.
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 10 days ago
to identify its denomination. It also features bold numbers and raised print. The central bank said it introduced the Braille-like raised dots following a consultation with the Royal National Institute for Blind People. "These new... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
How new £10 note is helping the blindto identify its denomination. It also features bold numbers and raised print.
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 10 days ago
to identify its denomination. It also features bold numbers and raised print. The central bank said it introduced the Braille-like raised dots following a consultation with the Royal National Institute for Blind People. "These new... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
How new £10 note is helping the blindto identify its denomination. It also features bold numbers and raised print.
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 10 days ago
to identify its denomination. It also features bold numbers and raised print. The central bank said it introduced the Braille-like raised dots following a consultation with the Royal National Institute for Blind People. "These new... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
How new £10 note is helping the blindto identify its denomination. It also features bold numbers and raised print.
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 10 days ago
to identify its denomination. It also features bold numbers and raised print. The central bank said it introduced the Braille-like raised dots following a consultation with the Royal National Institute for Blind People. "These new... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
How new £10 note is helping the blindto identify its denomination. It also features bold numbers and raised print.
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 10 days ago
to identify its denomination. It also features bold numbers and raised print. The central bank said it introduced the Braille-like raised dots following a consultation with the Royal National Institute for Blind People. "These new... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
How new £10 note is helping the blindto identify its denomination. It also features bold numbers and raised print.
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 10 days ago
to identify its denomination. It also features bold numbers and raised print. The central bank said it introduced the Braille-like raised dots following a consultation with the Royal National Institute for Blind People. "These new... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
How new £10 note is helping the blindto identify its denomination. It also features bold numbers and raised print.
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 10 days ago
to identify its denomination. It also features bold numbers and raised print. The central bank said it introduced the Braille-like raised dots following a consultation with the Royal National Institute for Blind People. "These new... Read more
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News 8000
How new £10 note is helping the blindto identify its denomination. It also features bold numbers and raised print.
News 8000 / Posted 10 days ago
to identify its denomination. It also features bold numbers and raised print. The central bank said it introduced the Braille-like raised dots following a consultation with the Royal National Institute for Blind People. "These new... Read more
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Daily Star
New Jane Austen £10 note: Why people in Scotland WON’T be having itwhich the bank claims makes it ‘difficult to counterfeit but easy to authentica
Daily Star / Posted 10 days ago
which the bank claims makes it ‘difficult to counterfeit but easy to authenticate’. For the first time, the bank will include braille on the note to help the visually impaired. A new £20 note is expected to enter circulation in 2020.Related artic... Read more
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The Christian Post
Transactivism Is Hurting Your Childrenway, if there is a blind student in the school, we do our best to include the c
The Christian Post / Posted 11 days ago
way, if there is a blind student in the school, we do our best to include the child in all possible activities and we have braille materials available. But we don't force the other students to play games with their eyes closed or learn to read... Read more
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Whitehaven News
The new £10 note: All you need to knowa year now. For the first time, a note will include features to help the visua
Whitehaven News / Posted 12 days ago
a year now. For the first time, a note will include features to help the visually impaired, with raised dots. similar to braille characters, on the left hand side of the note and raised lines on the right. Some 275 million notes are ready to be... Read more
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The News and Star
The new £10 note: All you need to knowa year now. For the first time, a note will include features to help the visua
The News and Star / Posted 12 days ago
a year now. For the first time, a note will include features to help the visually impaired, with raised dots. similar to braille characters, on the left hand side of the note and raised lines on the right. Some 275 million notes are ready to be... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
The new £10 note: All you need to knowa year now. For the first time, a note will include features to help the visua
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 12 days ago
a year now. For the first time, a note will include features to help the visually impaired, with raised dots. similar to braille characters, on the left hand side of the note and raised lines on the right. Some 275 million notes are ready to be... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
The new £10 note: All you need to knowa year now. For the first time, a note will include features to help the visua
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 12 days ago
a year now. For the first time, a note will include features to help the visually impaired, with raised dots. similar to braille characters, on the left hand side of the note and raised lines on the right. Some 275 million notes are ready to be... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Access radio gives voice to Otago communitieson OAR. Her first, Cooking Without Looking, won the supreme award at the Air Aw
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 12 days ago
on OAR. Her first, Cooking Without Looking, won the supreme award at the Air Awards in 2011. On her second multi-platform Braille Biscuit Show, she taught the braille alphabet to braille biscuit monster and listeners, using dots on chocolate... Read more
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Timmins Times
A brighter future for the blindThe city's first ever Night Steps event was a little early – the sun hadn't yet
Timmins Times / Posted 13 days ago
The city's first ever Night Steps event was a little early – the sun hadn't yet set – but walkers still gladly donned their braille-logo t-shirts after making a donation. Callaghan figured the t-shirts – some of which said “Brighten the night” -... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Arts Notes: The Florida Chamber Music Project will open its fifth season Sundayof touchable art including sculptures, woodworks, mixed media, ceramics, fiber
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 14 days ago
of touchable art including sculptures, woodworks, mixed media, ceramics, fiber pieces and interactive art. Each piece has a Braille sign, produced by students from the Florida School for the Deaf and the Blind. The show, which is free, will continue... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Life-changing technology is helping blind people seeand tools that have long enabled independence by the visually impaired. She sai
The Toledo Blade / Posted 14 days ago
and tools that have long enabled independence by the visually impaired. She said a white-tipped cane or ability to read braille will be no less beneficial in the future than they ever were. But, she said, young people, with a perhaps more... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Constitution Day event slatedone per visitor while quantities last. A digital talking book of the Constitut
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 14 days ago
one per visitor while quantities last. A digital talking book of the Constitution from the New York State Talking Book and Braille Library will be available for TBBL patrons as well. According to the Archives, the U.S. Constitution was created on... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Oregon woman and guide dog help others navigate blurry worldGrowing up in Pendleton, the girl spent years preparing for blindness, practici
Stamford Advocate / Posted 15 days ago
Growing up in Pendleton, the girl spent years preparing for blindness, practicing with a white cane and learning to read Braille. When her sight dimmed, she was ready. Zenger, now 37, trains visually impaired children in six Oregon counties as... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Oregon woman and guide dog help others navigate blurry worldGrowing up in Pendleton, the girl spent years preparing for blindness, practici
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 15 days ago
Growing up in Pendleton, the girl spent years preparing for blindness, practicing with a white cane and learning to read Braille. When her sight dimmed, she was ready. Zenger, now 37, trains visually impaired children in six Oregon counties as... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Oregon woman and guide dog help others navigate blurry worldGrowing up in Pendleton, the girl spent years preparing for blindness, practici
The New Canaan News / Posted 15 days ago
Growing up in Pendleton, the girl spent years preparing for blindness, practicing with a white cane and learning to read Braille. When her sight dimmed, she was ready. Zenger, now 37, trains visually impaired children in six Oregon counties as... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Oregon woman and guide dog help others navigate blurry worldGrowing up in Pendleton, the girl spent years preparing for blindness, practici
Connecticut Post / Posted 15 days ago
Growing up in Pendleton, the girl spent years preparing for blindness, practicing with a white cane and learning to read Braille. When her sight dimmed, she was ready. Zenger, now 37, trains visually impaired children in six Oregon counties as... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Oregon woman and guide dog help others navigate blurry worldGrowing up in Pendleton, the girl spent years preparing for blindness, practici
Greenwich Time / Posted 15 days ago
Growing up in Pendleton, the girl spent years preparing for blindness, practicing with a white cane and learning to read Braille. When her sight dimmed, she was ready. Zenger, now 37, trains visually impaired children in six Oregon counties as... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Oregon woman and guide dog help others navigate blurry worldGrowing up in Pendleton, the girl spent years preparing for blindness, practici
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 15 days ago
Growing up in Pendleton, the girl spent years preparing for blindness, practicing with a white cane and learning to read Braille. When her sight dimmed, she was ready. Zenger, now 37, trains visually impaired children in six Oregon counties as... Read more
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The News-Times
Oregon woman and guide dog help others navigate blurry worldGrowing up in Pendleton, the girl spent years preparing for blindness, practici
The News-Times / Posted 15 days ago
Growing up in Pendleton, the girl spent years preparing for blindness, practicing with a white cane and learning to read Braille. When her sight dimmed, she was ready. Zenger, now 37, trains visually impaired children in six Oregon counties as... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Oregon woman and guide dog help others navigate blurry worldGrowing up in Pendleton, the girl spent years preparing for blindness, practici
Darien News-Review / Posted 15 days ago
Growing up in Pendleton, the girl spent years preparing for blindness, practicing with a white cane and learning to read Braille. When her sight dimmed, she was ready. Zenger, now 37, trains visually impaired children in six Oregon counties as... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Oregon woman and guide dog help others navigate blurry worldGrowing up in Pendleton, the girl spent years preparing for blindness, practici
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 15 days ago
Growing up in Pendleton, the girl spent years preparing for blindness, practicing with a white cane and learning to read Braille. When her sight dimmed, she was ready. Zenger, now 37, trains visually impaired children in six Oregon counties as... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Oregon woman and guide dog help others navigate blurry worldGrowing up in Pendleton, the girl spent years preparing for blindness, practici
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 15 days ago
Growing up in Pendleton, the girl spent years preparing for blindness, practicing with a white cane and learning to read Braille. When her sight dimmed, she was ready. Zenger, now 37, trains visually impaired children in six Oregon counties as... Read more
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Gulf News
UAE students invent photo-to-Braille translator; to make reading easier for visually impairedeasier for visually impaired people by developing a pocket-sized portable devic
Gulf News / Posted 16 days ago
easier for visually impaired people by developing a pocket-sized portable device that can translate reading materials into Braille.The device, which is still in its prototype stage, has a built-in camera that can be used to take photos of any type... Read more
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