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Thu Mar 10 16:46:57 CST 2011



MARCH 14, 2011

News Wire:

Please join us on TechTalk on Monday, march 14, for a power-packed
presentation from HIMS, inc, including a preCSUN announcement you won't want
to miss.

In November of 2010, HIMS opened an office in Austin, TX to more directly
serve its North American customers in the ways of sales and distribution,
technical support, and repair service. On Monday, march 14, you will be
introduced to 3 staff members of the Austin office, learn about the newest
in high-quality notetaker, DAISY player, and low vision products from HIMS,
and hear demonstrations of our newest firmware features for BookSense,
Braille Sense, and Voice sense, including a first look at what's coming in
Braille Sense and Voice Sense version 6.

James Mccarthy, the president of the Austin office, will introduce himself
and talk about the US-based office and its goals, and will introduce you to
our newest high-definition desktop magnifier. Jenny Axler, HIMS technical
Support Specialist, will talk briefly about the newest notetaker and
BookSense products and introduce the newest firmware features of each. Scott
Hegle, HIMS Regional sales Manager, will demonstrate some of the most
exciting features of these firmware upgrades. Tune in to TechTalk and be
among the first to get a sneak peek at the much-anticipated next firmware
upgrade for the Braille Sense and Voice Sense notetakers.

Presenter: Jenny Axler, Technical Support Specialist 
James mccarthy, president HIMS Office, Austin Tx
Scott hegle, HIMS Regional Sales manager 
E-Mail:jenny at hims-inc.com 

Date: Monday, March 14, 2011

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