Category Archives: Technology Issues and Ideas

Articles on various aspects of technology and how using it affects people with learning disabiliies plus relevant links external to this site.

Review of Dragon For Macs: Speech to Text

Darren Murph has written a clear and easy to understand review about Dragon Dictate 2.5 by Nuance for Macs, in this Engadget piece. I occasionally use this software when I’m writing reports, and when I do I’m very satisfied. I’ve … Continue reading

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Internet Disability Resources

New Link for Disability support: High Speed Disability Access Guide for various disabilities.

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RFBD Comes To iPads, iPods, and iPhones

Recordings For the Blind and Dyslexic, which has the largest collection of digitized textbooks and literature (64,000 titles) in the world, finally will make that available through iTunes. I, along with many others, have been waiting for this for a … Continue reading

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