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November 22, 2018 Easy File-Sharing for iPad

This week we will focus on the various ways in which files can shared using the iPads built-In sharing features.

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November 15, 2018 Watch Our Facebook Live Session

Watch as we showcase some of the technology that is changing the lives of Canadians with Disabilities every day. This Facebook live session features a moderator and a panel of speakers including Gary Birch, Executive Director of Neil Squire Society; LipSync (new window) user Omar; and Adele MacNeill, Occupational Therapist at GF Strong Rehabilitation Centre […]

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November 14, 2018 CNIB: Phone It Forward

CNIB has launched a new program called Phone It Forward that gives people a unique opportunity to donate their old phones, receive a tax receipt and empower people who are blind in the process.

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November 8, 2018 Seeing AI

Today we’re going to look at an app that’s designed to narrate the outside world to individuals with low or no vision. This free app provides accurate audio descriptions of the outside world, using an abundance of features to simulate sight, backed by human-like intelligence.

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November 1, 2018 Be My Eyes: App Review

Be My Eyes is a free app that connects blind or low-vision users to sighted volunteers who offer visual assistance in real-time using video conferencing technology. The app is designed to be straightforward in its functionality, as well as being easily accessible for low or no-vision users.

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