[nfb-talk] iPod Nano Raffle to Benefit Blind Kids
sepolansky at verizon.net
Mon Oct 19 00:53:52 UTC 2009
Can you please post the following to the NFB lists?
Susan T. Polansky
President Maryland Parents of Blind Children
Beginning on October 19th the Parents Division will be selling Raffle
tickets to benefit the organization. The prize will be a 5th
Generation iPOD Nano. It has an 80GB drive and can store up to 2000
songs and 8 hours of video. This is a fully accessible iPOD:
Spoken menus allow listeners to hear many of the names of menus, song
title, and artists without viewing the screen.
An alternative large font can make the menus easier to read.
A hight-resolution LCD display with adjustable contrast and backlight
settings make easier to read in low light.
Captions in video are displayed when the are present using a legible,
high-contrast white-on-black font.
Full details on this product can be found at:
Tickets are $5.00 each. There will only be a 100 tickets sold for
this raffle, so the chances are VERY GOOD! As an added bonus, you
will receive a CD-ROM of "The Accessible iPOD" by the National
Braille Press. Drawing will be held on November 15,2009 at the NFB of
Maryland State Convention.
For further details and to purchase a raffle ticket go to:
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