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How To Use VoiceOver For Beginners

How To Use VoiceOver For Beginners

When I started teaching myself how to use VoiceOver, I often got very frustrated at how much of a challenge it seemed to be. There were moments where I fantasized about throwing my iPad out the window because I couldn’t figure it out, and I […]

Accessible Virtual Field Trip- The 9/11 Memorial and Museum

Accessible Virtual Field Trip- The 9/11 Memorial and Museum

Many things have changed and improved in the years following the September 11th attacks, including airport security, media broadcasting, and the use of digital mapping technology. It’s especially interesting to see how digital mapping technology played a role in developing the 9/11 Memorial and Museum […]

How To Make Historical Documents Accessible For Vision Impairment

How To Make Historical Documents Accessible For Vision Impairment

Using free assistive technology resources to make primary sources accessible for vision impairment

Using PicsArt To Simulate Vision Impairment

Using PicsArt To Simulate Vision Impairment

As the only student identified with low vision in my school district, I was asked time and time again what I could see, and what I couldn’t see. This wasn’t always very easy to explain, but I remember one day my teacher of the visually […]

Android Pie Accessibility For Vision Impairment

Android Pie Accessibility For Vision Impairment

Whenever my Android phone gets a new software update, I like to immediately check out what’s new in accessibility settings for users with vision impairment. Since I have a Google Pixel 2, I received the opportunity to update my phone’s operating system from Android Oreo […]

How Do People With Vision Impairments… Use Emoji?

How Do People With Vision Impairments… Use Emoji?

Every time I turn around, I feel like I am seeing people use emoji, which have become a defining pop culture element of today’s society. People of all ages are using emoji to convey different messages, and as someone with a vision impairment, it can […]

How Do People With Vision Impairments… Go To A Horse Race?

How Do People With Vision Impairments… Go To A Horse Race?

When my dad and I went to Louisville, Kentucky, we decided to go to one of the horse races at Churchill Downs, as I was interested to see how people with vision impairments could go to horse races. After experimenting with assistive technology, I was […]

Ten Facts About College Campus Wifi

Ten Facts About College Campus Wifi

Ten surprising facts about college campus wifi, from an IT major

How Do People With Vision Impairments… Watch a MLB Baseball Game?

How Do People With Vision Impairments… Watch a MLB Baseball Game?

When I went to St Louis, I had the opportunity to attend a St Louis Cardinals MLB baseball game on one of the nights while I was there. While the weather was incredibly hot, it was really cool to see all of the different ways […]

Using GalaPro Audio Description at Chicago

Using GalaPro Audio Description at Chicago

Use your own technology for captioning and audio description at Broadway plays with GalaPro