[Nfb-seniors] KNFB Reader Mobile to be demonstrated on Tek Talk Training this Saturday, March 7, 2009
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Thu Mar 5 11:52:09 CST 2009
KNFB Reader Mobile to be demonstrated on Tek Talk Training this
Saturday, March 7, 2009
Tek Talk Training special time Saturday March 7, 2009
This Saturday Michael Hingson, Director of National KnfbReader Mobile
Sales for the National Federation of the Blind will demonstrate the
exciting KnfbReader Mobile Reader product line for the blind and
learning disabled - featuring the first cell phone that reads and
translates print into voice.
The knfb Reader Mobile is a major advancement in print access for the
Blind. The software, delivered on a multifunction cell phone,
allows the user
To snap pictures of any printed material and have it read aloud immediately.
The first of its kind, the pocket-sized device allows individuals to
Have print analyzed and read aloud in real time and in real life situations.
The latest version is now able to read in a variety of languages
Including French, German, Dutch, Belgian Dutch, Italian, and Castilian.
Additionally, the software is able to translate between languages,
displaying and reading aloud translated text.
Contact: Michael Hingson
Email: <mailto:info at michaelhingson.com>info at michaelhingson.com
Date: Saturday March 7, 2009.
Time: 10:00 a.m. and 1:00 P.M Pacific, 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 P.M.
Mountain, 12:00 p.m. and 3:00 P.M. Central, 1:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m.
Eastern and elsewhere in the world 18:00 and 21:00 GMT.
Where: Tek Talk Conference Room at:
names on the sign-in screen.
We will record at least one of the events and put it on Michael
Hingson's web site
so if you are unable to participate live at the above times then you
may download the presentation or podcast from the website listed above.
All online interactive programs require no password, are free of
Charge, and open to anyone worldwide having an Internet connection, a
Computer, speakers, and a sound card. Those with microphones can
interact audibly with the presenters and others in the virtual
If you are a first-time user of the Talking Communities online
conferencing software, there is a small, safe software program that
you need to download and then run. A link to the software is available
on every entry screen to the Accessible World online rooms.
Sign up information for all Accessible World News Wires and discussion
lists are also available at the Accessible World website:
Media Contacts for Accessible World:
Robert Acosta, Chair, Planning Committee
Email: <mailto:boacosta at pacbell.net>boacosta at pacbell.net
CEO. Talking Communities
Email: <mailto:buys at talkingcommunities.com>buys at talkingcommunities.com
<<mailto:buys at talkingcommunities.com>mailto:buys at talkingcommunities.com
We wish to thank the Accessible world for permitting us to use its
conference room for these demonstrations of the KnfbReader
Mobile. The Accessible World, a division of Vision Worldwide, Inc. a
not-for-profit organization, seeks to educate the general public, the
disabled community and the professionals who serve them by providing
highly relevant information about new products, services, and training
opportunities designed specifically to eliminate geographic and access
barriers that adversely affect them.
The Michael Hingson Group
"Speaking with Vision"
Michael Hingson, President
<mailto:info at michaelhingson.com>info at michaelhingson.com
for info on the new KNFB Reader Mobile, visit:
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