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Join Dave Brown as he discusses the latest news, sports, entertainment and current events through a disability lens.

Join Dave Brown as he discusses the latest news, sports, entertainment and current events through a disability lens.

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Canada

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Join Dave Brown as he discusses the latest news, sports, entertainment and current events through a disability lens.

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@AMIaudio

Language:

English

Contact:

1 800 567 6755


Episodes

Full Show - Episode 612

8/15/2022
Today on NOW with Dave Brown, Michelle McQuigge of the Canadian Press takes a closer into a news story about enrollment for autism therapies in Ontario. Accessibility specialist Thea Kurdi discusses the necessity and standards for accessible hotel accommodations. Marc Aflalo of Double Tap TV tells us about how tech company Ericsson believes an “holistic approach” to deployment can keep energy usage and costs down. And, Amy Amantea shares her review of the Netflix romance film “Purple...

Duration:01:44:00

Ericsson’s solutions to energy usage and costs

8/15/2022
Tech company Ericsson believes an “holistic approach” to deployment can keep energy usage and costs down. Marc Aflalo of Double Tap TV gives you the details. From the August 15, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:07:18

Richmond job fair

8/15/2022
Dave Thomson shares details about an upcoming job fair hosted by the Richmond Centre for Disability! From the August 15, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:10:19

Film review: "Purple Hearts"

8/15/2022
Amy Amantea shares her review of the Netflix romance film “Purple Hearts.” From the August 15, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:10:20

Autism Therapies in Ontario

8/15/2022
Michelle McQuigge of the Canadian Press takes a closer into a news story about enrollment for autism therapies in Ontario. From the August 15, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:10:06

Accessibility at hotels

8/15/2022
Accessibility specialist Thea Kurdi discusses the necessity and standards for accessible hotel accommodations. From the August 15, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:14:40

Travel delay solutions

8/12/2022
In our weekly news panel with Michelle McQuigge and Joeita Gupta, we consider some solutions for the continuing travel delays, cancellations, and luggage issues at airports. From the August 12, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:08:25

Law enforcement and spyware

8/12/2022
In our weekly news panel with Michelle McQuigge and Joeita Gupta, we discuss the use of spyware by law enforcement agencies in Canada. From the August 12, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:15:32

Crowdfunding campaigns

8/12/2022
In our weekly news panel with Michelle McQuigge and Joeita Gupta, we contemplate the roles and responsibilities of crowdfunding campaigns on platforms like GoFundMe. From the August 12, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:08:46

Film preview: "The Whale"

8/12/2022
Entertainment critic Michael McNeely previews the upcoming film “The Whale” starring Brendan Fraser. From the August 12, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:11:30

Full Show - Episode 611

8/12/2022
Today on NOW with Dave Brown, we have our weekly news panel with Michelle McQuigge and Joeita Gupta. We discuss the use of spyware by law enforcement agencies in Canada. We consider some solutions for the continuing travel delays, cancellations, and luggage issues at airports. And we contemplate the roles and responsibilities of crowdfunding campaigns on platforms like GoFundMe. In the second hour of the show, entertainment critic Michael McNeely previews the upcoming film “The Whale”...

Duration:01:44:01

Stephen Leacock shortlist

8/12/2022
Karen McKay from the Centre of Equitable Library Access shares this year’s shortlist for the Stephen Leacock Medal. From the August 12, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:09:34

Workers over 50 needed for labour shortage

8/11/2022
The head of a U.K. retail store says that workers over the age of 50 should return to work to help tackle the labour shortage. Dawn Dickinson fills you in on the story during her preview of The Guardian This Week. She also explains the cost-of-living crisis affecting people in Britain. From the August 11, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:16:36

Operation Freedom Paws Canada

8/11/2022
In her Pacific regional report, Sylvi Fekete tells you about Operation Freedom Paws Canada and their services for people with disabilities on Vancouver Island. She also describes an upcoming described performance by VocalEye at Bard on the Beach. From the August 11, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:08:43

Community report - Becki Zerr - Regina, SK

8/11/2022
Community reporter Becki Zerr in Regina shares her inclusive shopping experience at Silver Icing’s online clothing store. She also shares details about an upcoming community event in Regina hosted by the Harvest City church. From the August 11, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:09:16

Full Show - Episode 610

8/11/2022
Today on NOW with Dave Brown, Dawn Dickinson previews The Guardian This Week and discusses the cost-of-living crisis and worker shortage in the U.K.. Shaun Preece of Double Tap Canada recaps the Samsung Galaxy Unpacked event. In her Pacific regional report, Sylvi Fekete describes Operation Freedom Paws Canada. And, community reporter Becki Zerr in Regina shares her inclusive experience at with online shopping. This is the August 11, 2022 episode.

Duration:01:44:14

Samsung Galaxy Unpacked recap

8/11/2022
Shaun Preece of Double Tap Canada recaps the Samsung Galaxy Unpacked event, including the company’s latest smartphones. From the August 11, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:11:41

Movie review: "The Sea Beast"

8/10/2022
Entertainment critic Michael McNeely shares his thoughts on the Netflix animated film “The Sea Beast.” From the August 10, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:09:28

Smart webcam detects signs of hunger

8/10/2022
A parent has developed a smart webcam that can detect when their infant is showing signs of hunger. Mike Agerbo of the App Show fills you in on the story. From the August 10, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:09:12

Adjusting habits and routines for life changes

8/10/2022
Mental health advocate Shane Baker shares advice on how to adjust your habits and routines for big life changes. From the August 10, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:11:19