[nabs-l] nabs-l Digest, Vol 46, Issue 1

RJ Sandefur joltingjacksandefur at gmail.com
Mon Aug 2 23:32:06 UTC 2010


You should be able to get a verson of adobe reader accessible with Jaws.
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> Does anyone know if the newer versions of jaws will open and read pdf
> documents?  I am not able to do it with jaws 8.0.
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>   1. an idea for a 1 page braille display (Sarah Alawami)
>   2. Re: an idea for a 1 page braille display (Jewel S.)
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> Date: Sat, 31 Jul 2010 19:02:58 -0700
> From: Sarah Alawami <marrie12 at gmail.com>
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> Subject: [nabs-l] an idea for a 1 page braille display
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> Have you ever thought of having a 1 page braille display that cost about 
> 600
> dollars? My goal here is to try and have a company called ESense trying
> incorporate this new technology in to the IPad or even an IPhone. Here is
> the link to the article.
>
> http://www.senseg.com/technology/faq/
> I've sent an email to apple accessibility regarding this too. Here are the 
> 2
> emails I've contacted. I encourage you to do the same.
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> accessibility at apple.com
> and
> info at senseg.com
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> Take care all.
>
> S
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> Date: Sat, 31 Jul 2010 22:16:05 -0400
> From: "Jewel S." <herekittykat2 at gmail.com>
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> There is a project here at North Carolina State University, headed by
> a member of our local NFB group, developing a full-page refreshable
> Braille display using, I believe, hydro power? Dr. Y, the inventor,
> says they'll have one cell ready in about three years and then it'll
> be no time at all before they have a full-page disaplay. I don't
> remember how much they said it would be, but it's going to be around
> 4-6 or more years before it is out. Personally, from what Dr. Y has
> told us, it will be well worth that wait!
>
> Does anyone have a link to the information about this project? I
> couldn't seem to find it. Justin, Brice, Shawn?
>
> On 7/31/10, Sarah Alawami <marrie12 at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Have you ever thought of having a 1 page braille display that cost about
> 600
>>  dollars? My goal here is to try and have a company called ESense trying
>> incorporate this new technology in to the IPad or even an IPhone. Here is
>> the link to the article.
>>
>> http://www.senseg.com/technology/faq/
>> I've sent an email to apple accessibility regarding this too. Here are 
>> the
> 2
>> emails I've contacted. I encourage you to do the same.
>>
>> accessibility at apple.com
>> and
>> info at senseg.com
>>
>> Take care all.
>>
>> S
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> -- 
> ~Jewel
> Check out my blog about accessibility for the blind!
> Treasure Chest for the Blind: http://blindtreasurechest.blogspot.com
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