Veronica With Four Eyes

Tag: blindness

Be My Eyes x Microsoft- Technical Support for the Visually Impaired

Be My Eyes x Microsoft- Technical Support for the Visually Impaired

A few months ago, I attended an event for members of my community with vision impairments, with a diverse range of ages and vision levels, and listened to them talk about issues they face in their day-to-day lives. One of the common things I heard […]

Vocational Rehabilitation for Students With Vision Impairments

Vocational Rehabilitation for Students With Vision Impairments

Three years ago, my family and I were preparing for my high school graduation, which was mere days away- read more about graduation ceremonies for people with vision impairments here. I had an unexpected English final to study for, family was coming in from out […]

How To Write Alt Text and Image Descriptions for the Visually Impaired

How To Write Alt Text and Image Descriptions for the Visually Impaired

If someone went on your website or profile with their eyes closed, would they still be able to find their way around? As more and more people develop vision impairments, they turn to assistive technology in order to access content- read more about this in […]

Five Websites That Teach Kids About Vision Impairments

Five Websites That Teach Kids About Vision Impairments

Five web resources and interactive websites that teach kids about blindness, low vision, Braille, and more

Five Myths About Assistive Technology

Five Myths About Assistive Technology

Five common assumptions about assistive technology- my 200th post!

Decoding The Colors of Blindness Canes

Decoding The Colors of Blindness Canes

The meaning of blindness cane colors and what the color of a blindness cane can tell you about someone’s sight loss.

How Amazon Alexa Can Help You Read

How Amazon Alexa Can Help You Read

How to use the Amazon Echo with Amazon Alexa to read- great for users with vision impairments and print disabilities.

Five Free and Accessible News Apps For Low Vision Users

Five Free and Accessible News Apps For Low Vision Users

Five news apps that are free and accessible for screen readers, magnifiers, and large print. Great for low vision users and users with print disabilities.

RBDigital Magazines and Zinio For Libraries Review

RBDigital Magazines and Zinio For Libraries Review

Read magazines on your iPad, Android, or Kindle in an accessible format for free using Zinio for Libraries and RBDigital app.

How I Use IFTTT

How I Use IFTTT

How I create custom skills at no cost for my Amazon Alexa, phone, and more- no programming experience needed