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QuickMix: What It Is and How To Use It. Various Ways To Open Programs and Drives With Shortcuts. Hosted on Monday, May 21, 2007

Presenter 1: Walt Kramer (wokwest@charter.net)
Presenter 2: Gene Asner [gsasner@ripco.com]

Download 05-21-07.mp3 23.85 MB Hosted on Monday, May 21, 2007

Useful Information for Navigating and Bidding on eBay Hosted on Monday, May 14, 2007

Presenter: Matthew Bullis, Phoenix, Arizona. matthewbullis@runbox.com
Although shopping online is extremely popular with most computer users, using screen readers to navigate eBay, Amazon and other attractive and feature rich websites makes the task challenging and sometimes nearly impossible. Join us this week in the Accessible World Tek Talk training room where Matthew Bullis, a blind experienced computer user, will share ways he has learned to successfully buy and sell on eBay.

Download 05-14-07.mp3 22.61 MB Hosted on Monday, May 14, 2007

The BrailleNote-- Mobile Power and Productivity Part Two Hosted on Monday, May 07, 2007

Presenter: Mike Gibson, Blindness Product Specialist. 800-722-3393 Ext 264.
Email: mike.gibson@humanware.com. http://www.humanware.com.
Part Two of the comparison between two popular notetakers during the Tek Talk online event Monday, May 7, 2007. Last week the features of Freedom Scientifics' Pac Mate were reviewed in detail. This week discussion will focus on the HumanWare's BrailleNote mPower.

Download 05-07-07.mp3 31.84 MB Hosted on Monday, May 07, 2007

Comparing Features of Two Popular Notetakers, BrailleNote and Pac Mate Hosted on Monday, April 30, 2007

Presenters: Rob Turner. 818-445-8853. rbturner1@sbcglobal.net
Mike Stearn
Two experienced computer and access technology veterans will compare the PAC Mate and BrailleNote mPower note takers from a consumer's perspective. Some of the features to be compared are: built-in help, synchronizing data with a PC, editing text, web browsing, and file management. Audience participants asked questions and offer their feedback.

Download 04-30-07.mp3 17.96 MB Hosted on Monday, April 30, 2007

Creating A List From A List View Hosted on Monday, April 23, 2007

Accessibility Specialist Walt Kramer will present a useful mini-tutorial on
list view management.

Download 04-23-07-2.mp3 9.97 MB Hosted on Monday, April 23, 2007

NonVisual Desktop Access: A Free Open Source Screen Reader Hosted on Monday, April 23, 2007

Presenter: Michael Curran, Australia. Email: mick@kulgan.net.
www.nvda-project.org
Presentation 1:
the Accessible World Tek Talk event focused on NonVisual Desktop Access (NVDA), a free and open source screen reader for Microsoft Windows Created by Michael Curran, with help from James Teh and others. During the demonstration, you will learn how NVDA enables blind and vision impaired people to use their computers for no more cost than the computer and Operating System itself.

Download 04-23-07-1.mp3 43.92 MB Hosted on Monday, April 23, 2007

Bookshare For You In 2007 Hosted on Monday, April 16, 2007

Presenter: John Glass, Customer Support Manager, Bookshare.
john.g@benetech.org. 650 644-3403. http://www.bookshare.org

Download 04-16-07.mp3 30.21 MB Hosted on Monday, April 16, 2007

Navigating and Using Audible.com With Ease Hosted on Monday, April 09, 2007

Presenter: Woody Anna Dresner, National Braille Press. adresner@nbp.org
(888) 965-8965 http://www.nbp.org
If you have subscribed to Audible.com, the popular source for a wide variety of audio content, and use a screen reader, it is certain you have experienced some frustrations navigating its information packed web pages.

Download 04-09-07.mp3 26.17 MB Hosted on Monday, April 09, 2007

Finding Your Way Through Gigabytes and WiFi. Hosted on Monday, March 26, 2007

Presenter: Jeff Levy of KNX Radio Computer News. jeffknx@yahoo.com.
http://www.knx1070..com

Download 03-26-07.mp3 13.79 MB Hosted on Monday, March 26, 2007

Accessing the Internet Easily With Webtext Reader Hosted on Monday, March 19, 2007

Presenter: Beau Barnhart. Look Media International, LLC. 888-378-5665
. http://www.lookmedia.com. beau@lookmedia.com

Download 03-19-07.mp3 15.84 MB Hosted on Monday, March 19, 2007

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