Blind Vet Tech News and Announcements
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Bridging the technology divide for Veterans with visual impairments through news and announcements. News covers a range of topics related to technology impacting Veterans. Announcements alerts individuals about upcoming teleconferences and their topics.
||Blind Vet Tech News Update on Intel’s devastating security exploit, Apple’s battery replacement program for older iPhones, and our teleconferences for January||Happy New Years to everyone. This year starts out with alarming news coverage of the Meltdown and Specter exploits impacting all Intel Processors, Apple’s $29.99 battery replacement plan after admitting to throttling older devices,||1/7/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Blind Vet Tech Monthly Tech Talk for June 15||This is an announcement for the Blind Vet Tech Monthly Talk for June 15. June’s call will start off with a presentation and question and answer session with Amy from AIRA. AIRA, the visual interpreter for the blind,||6/13/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Blind Vet Tech News Update: Rise of the Accessible Microsoft Machines||Welcome to this installment of the Blind Vet Tech News Update. In this episode, Terry and I discuss the evolving accessibility culture filtering through Microsoft, our thoughts on Narrator as a stand alone screen reader,||6/9/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Monthly Tech Talk Announcement for May||This is an announcement for the Blind Vet Tech Monthly Talk for May 18th. May’s call will start off with a discussion about Global Accessibility Awareness Day. The purpose of GAAD is to raise awareness about accessibility of our digital lives.||5/17/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Blind Vet Tech’s April 20th Monthly Tech Talk Announcement||This is an announcement for the Blind Vet Tech Monthly Talk for April 20. April’s call will focus on the different devices, apps, and other solutions to read digital documents. The VA’s blind rehab services often issue Veterans devices like the Vict||4/14/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||March’s Monthly Talk Announcement||This is an announcement for the Blind Vet Tech Monthly Talk for March 16th. March’s talk will focus on office and productivity solutions for home and business usage. The two leading suites include Apple iWork’s, Pages, Numbers, Keynote,||3/13/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Blind Vet Tech News Update: Accessibility and Usability – Blind Vet Tech||Welcome to the first Blind Vet Tech News Update, the podcast presenting news, information, and thoughts related to expansive tech world. In this episode, Terry and I introduce ourselves, review Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act,||3/3/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Announcement for February's Monthly MacOS Talk – Blind Vet Tech||This is an announcement for the Blind Vet Tech Monthly MacOS Talk for February 9th. February’s call will focus on how we each use cloud services. Apple’s iCloud, Microsoft’s One Drive, Google Drive, and Dropbox.||2/4/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Recap of the January 19th Blind Vet Tech Monthly Tech Talk – Blind Vet Tech||The January 19th Blind Vet Tech Monthly Tech talk featured two topics, review of the VA’s Section 508 Team and using the Voice Over Rotor. Larry from the VA Section 508 Team discussed: Duties and responsibilities of the VA Section 508 Team The differe||1/19/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Announcement for January's Blind Vet Tech Monthly MacOS Talk – Blind Vet Tech||This is the announcement for January 12th’s Blind Vet Tech Monthly MacOS Talk. This month’s call will focus on how we each access email within MacOS. While Apple packages Mail onto every installation of MacOS,||1/6/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Blind Vet Tech News and Announcements Introductary Podcasts – Blind Vet Tech||Welcome to the Blind Vet Tech News and Announcements blog and podcasts channel. This is your number one location to learn more about the Blind Vet Tech team, receive alerts and announcements about upcoming blind Vet Tech teleconferences or listen to re.||12/24/2016||Free||View in iTunes|