Eyes On Success with hosts Peter and Nancy Torpey
By Eyes On Success with hosts Peter and Nancy Torpey
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A weekly half-hour program about products, services and daily living tips of interest to people with visual impairments
||1714 Blind Software Engineer (Mar. 29, 2017)||1714 Blind Software Engineer (Mar. 29, 2017) Show Notes Computers are very accessible to the visually impaired these days. There are also many attractive employment opportunities for those with computer-related skills,||3/29/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||1713 Ultra Sports Challenges (Mar. 22, 2017)||1713 Ultra Sports Challenges (Mar. 22, 2017) Show Notes Erik Weihenmayer, the first blind person to summit Mount Everest, has released a new book called “No Barriers: A Blind Man’s Journey to Kayak the Grand Canyon”.||3/22/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||1712 Data Visualization Updates from SAS (Mar. 15, 2017)||1712 Data Visualization Updates from SAS (Mar. 15, 2017) Show Notes The SAS Graphics Accelerator makes graphical data accessible to the visually impaired by dynamically producing alternative presentations in the form of verbal description,||3/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||1711 Teaching Blind Children (Mar. 8, 2017)||1711 Teaching Blind Children (Mar. 8, 2017) Show Notes Carol Puchalski has worked for over 30 years as a developmental psychology consultant at the Anchor Center for Blind Children in Colorado. She recently returned from a trip to Uganda where she volu...||3/8/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||1710 Graphiti Refreshable Tactile Graphics Display (Mar. 1, 2017)||1710 Graphiti Refreshable Tactile Graphics Display (Mar. 1, 2017) Show Notes Graphiti is a dynamic multi-level tactile touch display designed to give the blind access to graphical and pictorial information at an affordable price.||3/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||1709 Low Vision Products from VFO (Feb. 22, 2017)||1709 Low Vision Products from VFO (Feb. 22, 2017) Show Notes A wide variety of low vision aids are available to assist people with limited vision. They range in size, magnification capability, and function.||2/22/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||1708 DictationBridge (Feb. 15, 2016)||1708 DictationBridge (Feb. 15, 2016) Show Notes Microsoft Windows now comes with built in speech recognition. Unfortunately, on its own, it is difficult to use with a screen reader. DictationBridge is a free program that solves this problem using most ...||2/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||1707 Acting Blind (Feb. 8, 2017)||1707 Acting Blind (Feb. 8, 2017) Show Notes Pursuing a career in the performing arts as a professional actor comes with a number of challenges whether one is blind or not. Even for the blind, however, these barriers are not insurmountable.||2/8/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||1706 Theater Breaking Through Barriers (Feb. 1, 2017)||1706 Theater Breaking Through Barriers (Feb. 1, 2017) Show Notes Theater Breaking Through Barriers is an Off-Broadway theater and one of several professional theaters in the country dedicated to advancing actors and writers with disabilities and changi...||2/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||1705 Guide to Accessibility of iOS Devices (Jan 25, 2017)||1705 Guide to Accessibility of iOS Devices (Jan 25, 2017) Show Notes Hosts Nancy and Peter Torpey talk with Shelly Brisbin, author of the book “iOS Access for All: The Comprehensive Guide to Accessibility for iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch”.||1/25/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
A Must Listen Every Week
So much quality information packed in thirty minutes.
Relax, enjoy, and learn!
Nancy and Pete provide engaging conversations with blind people around the world in a relaxing style. Each episode offers a fascinating perspective for blind and sighted listeners alike.