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Blind Bargains Qast: #CSUN16 Interview Extra


The CSUN fun continues. In this episode, we feature a couple of CSUN interviews which were not released earlier, answer some listener mail, and introduce a hot new product from a familiar spokesperson. We hope you join us for this jam-packed show.

CSUN Interviews

J.J. talks with a familiar voice, Duxbury's Neal Kuniansky, who talks about some of the latest features of Duxbury. And yes, the much anticipated Mac version is discussed...


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 2016-04-01  14m
 
 

#CSUN16 Audio: When Tactile Graphics and Android Tablets Collide


In this interview, Shelly talks with Lindsay Yazzolino, Tactile Test Administrator, and Steve Landau, owner of Touch Graphics, a company that is combining tactile maps with large Android tablets to create some very innovative talking maps. Already in use throughout the country, these maps could eventually connect with iBeacons to provide some truly unique wayfinding solutions...


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 2016-03-31  16m
 
 

#CSUN16 Audio: Inside Vision Offers a New Twist On PC Tablet Technology for the Blind


In this audio, J.J. talks with Eric Vioche, Purchase Manager for Inside Vision, about the company's Windows 10 PC touch screen tablet that includes a 32-cell Braille display and a Perkins-style keyboard. Currently available in France, this unit will soon be available in the U.S. for around $7000.

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 2016-03-31  7m
 
 

#CSUN16 Audio: Web enhancements and More with Google TalkBack, Music, and Play


In this interview, J.J. talks with three representatives from Google. Victor Tsaran works with various accessibility initiatives at Google, but often focuses his time on the Talkback screen reader. Christopher Patnoe, is the lead program manager for Google Play Music, and Karo Caran is the Accessibility program manager for Google Play. There are many accessibility improvements under way across all of Google's services, and this discussion highlights many of them...


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 2016-03-30  28m
 
 

#CSUN16 Audio: Reinecker US Makes Improvements to the Mezzo Vario


In this audio, Shelly talks with Wendy Greenwood of Reinecker U.S. about the Mezzo Vario, a compact CCTV device that has been around for a while, but continues to receive timely updates. You can obtain the Mezzo Vario from HIMS Inc. thanks to a new partnership between HIMS and Reinecker. The Mezzo Vario is priced at $2,495.00.

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 2016-03-30  8m
 
 

#CSUN16 Audio: Index V5 Embossers Let you Print from your Phone


In this audio, J.J. speaks with Bjorn Lefstedt, the owner and founder of Index Braille, about the newest offerings in their line of Braille Embossers. The V5 includes new text-to-speech support, printing from USB flash drives, and a way to print from mobile devices. Feel free to visit the company's Website to learn more.

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 2016-03-30  6m
 
 

#CSUN16 Audio: Neobraille Provides Another Braille Display Option


In this interview, J.J. speaks with Tony Han, Sales Manager for NeoAccess, about Neobraille, a new 32-cell Braille display with Perkins-style keyboard entry. The unit runs on Android 5.1, but will have its own app store rather than using the Google Play store. Visit Irie-AT to learn more about this display, priced at $4,995.00.

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 2016-03-30  5m
 
 

#CSUN16 Audio: BlindShell Makes Using an Android Smart phone Simple


In this audio, J.J. speaks with Danel Novak from BlindShell. This Android phone comes with custom-built apps intended for the blind user who is not comfortable with traditional smart phone technology. When it is available in the U.S., the hardware and software package should cost around $350.

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 2016-03-29  6m
 
 

#CSUN16 Audio: A New Way to Teach Braille to Students


In this Blind Bargains audio, J.J. talks with Han Kim of Ohfatech about Taptic-edu, a tool that uses an iOS or Android app to allow teachers to interact with students using oversized Braille dots. With an entry price of around $700, this teaching tool should launch in the United States in May or June of 2016.

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 2016-03-29  6m
 
 

#CSUN16 Audio LVI Products Help Low Vision Users Get the Job Done


In this interview, Shelly Brisbin talks with Erik Bondemark, the CEO of Low Vision International, about the MagniLink S and MagniLink Pro. These devices not only enlarge text, but perform full page OCR. Pricing for the MagniLink S starts at $2,600, and operates on Windows and Mac.

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 2016-03-29  5m