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English

Contact:

07429171736


Episodes

Braillecast, Episode 8 – ICEB Mid-Term Executive Meeting

5/7/2018
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Where do new Braille signs come from? Who decides? Do we need a new Braille file format? We hear from James Bowden, a highly regarded Braille Specialist with RNIB. James is a member of the UK Association for Accessible Formats (UKAAF) and represents the UK on the International Councel on English Braille (ICEB), which met ... Read more...

Duration:00:27:04

Braillecast, Episode 7 – CSUN Special

4/2/2018
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California State University of Northridge held their 33rd International Conference on Technology and Disability in San Diego this March. BrailleCast made a whistle stop tour of the exhibit hall to discover what new braille and tactile reading products could be making waves in 2018. We’ll hear about the tactile graphics Display that enabled blind students ... Read more...

Duration:01:09:13

Braillecast, Episode 6 – Scott Davert

2/2/2018
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In this episode we hear from Scott Davert from the US. Scott is a braille advocate and deafblind specialist and sits on the Disability Advisory Committee of the Federal Communications Commission. As well as this, he actively promotes braille in the Applevis community, and has recently written a series of braille display reviews which have ... Read more...

Duration:00:26:56

Braillecast, Episode 5 -Perk up your Perkins

10/30/2017
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Paul Sullivan of the Bristol Braillists speaks with Alan Thorpe from EYECAN about manual braille writing equipment. Alan shares tips on caring for your Perkins Brailler and how the design has endured for over half a century. We also discover other historic Braille Writing machines including Pike Glouser, a British machine from the first half ... Read more...

Duration:00:23:38

Braillecast, Episode 4.

7/16/2017
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In this episode, we have a detailed chat about the Orbit Reader 20, the long-awaited and eagerly-anticipated low-cost Braille electronic reading device. In Braille News: a variety of discounts and pricing information due to site village: Sight and Sound Technology have announced discounted pricing for VFO products for the duration of the exhibition season. Humanware ... Read more...

Duration:00:22:54

Braillecast, Episode 3 – UKAAF AGM

7/7/2017
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Dave williams and guests catch up with all the latest news from last month’s UKAAF AGM, explore issues facing blind students needing Braille in higher education, and we debate the value of the survey from the International Council on English Braille. In Braille News CNIB has begun shipping the Orbit Reader. APH and the RNIB ... Read more...

Duration:00:24:44