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Episode #190: Emails, Disney new streaming service, eSight 3

8/15/2017
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Steven, Shaun and Tim talk tech and in particular focus on the eSight glasses that promise to restore sight, Disney's new plan to stream their content on their own streaming service and there's more of your emails discussing Android and the Bible! #RNIBConnect #TechTalk

Duration: 00:57:40


New Episode Of Tech Talk Coming Soon

7/28/2017
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Hey Tech Talkers! Due to studio refurbishments at HQ we are taking a short break but don't worry we'll be back on August 8th, as Steven and Shaun explain. #RNIBConnect #TechTalk

Duration: 00:03:21


Review: Aira Glasses

7/18/2017
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You've probably heard by now about the new glasses from Aira but if you want to know what they're really like then this review by Kayaker should hopefully help you out. Kayaker spoke to Shaun just after he got his own pair. #RNIBConnect #TechTalk

Duration: 00:20:38


Episode #187: Amazon TV, Augmented and virtual reality, Mechanical keyboards, Milestone Daisy player review

7/11/2017
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On this week's show, it's Shaun Preece and Tim Schwartz as Steven takes some time off due to illness. The duo discuss the latest TV's coming out with Amazon Fire OS built into them and they talk about the benefits of augmented and virtual reality for blind and partially sighted people. Also, listener Jake has sent us a Tech Talk review of a bluetooth keyboard he wants to tell the world about, and Julie Rodaway is with us in spirit again reviewing the Milestone Daisy player. #RNIBConnect...

Duration: 00:57:41


10 Years Of The iPhone: A Blind Perspective

7/4/2017
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It's a bit of a cliche to say the iPhone changed everything. But for blind and partially sighted people, it really did. #RNIBConnect #TechTalk

Duration: 00:04:52


Using Audio Description On Amazon Fire Stick

7/4/2017
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If you want to access audio description on Amazon content using your Amazon Fire Stick, Shaun has the info for you! #RNIBConnect #TechTalk

Duration: 00:06:26


Charity BCAB Announce New Podcast

7/4/2017
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For members of the charity BCAB (British Computer Association of the Blind), the services provided has been a lifeline. But now they are branching out with a new podcast for everyone. Sean Randall from the charity talks to Steven Scott to explain. #RNIBConnect #TechTalk

Duration: 00:05:46


Episode #186: Amazon Fire Stick and audio description, Aira glasses, BCAB new podcast, 10 years of iPhone

7/4/2017
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On this week's show, Steven and Shaun are joined by Tim Schwartz, host of the Life After Blindness podcast. The trio discuss accessibility of Amazon devices and Shaun demonstrates how to activate audio description on the Fire Stick. The team also discuss your emails and Sean Randall from BCAB joins Steven to tell us about the new charity podcast. And our listeners share their stories of 10 years of life with the iPhone. #RNIBConnect #TechTalk

Duration: 00:57:46


Episode #185: Blind YouTuber, Aira glasses, Emails

6/27/2017
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On this week's show, Steven and Shaun are joined by James Rath - the blind Youtuber who recently interviewed Apple CEO Tim Cook. Also there's an interview with Amy Bernal from Aira to talk about the new glasses that act as a personal assistant. And there's more of your emails. #RNIBConnect #TechTalk

Duration: 00:57:43


Episode #184: Amaxon audio description review, YouView adds Alexa support, Waistband mobility aids

6/20/2017
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On this week's show the team discuss the new Amazon Prime Video audio description offering with blind tech geek and host of podcast Life After Blindness, Tim Schwartz. There's also a look at the weeks Tech Talk news including YouView's upcoming update to allow Alexa to control the set top box, and there's news of a new waistband with sensors built in that could one day replace your white cane! #RNIBConnect #TechTalk

Duration: 00:57:43


Amazon and Audio Description: A User's View

6/20/2017
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The host of the popular podcast Life After Blindness, Tim Schwartz, stopped by the studio this week to talk to Steven and Shaun about the new audio description options now available within certain Amazon Original productions and movies. #RNIBConnect #TechTalk

Duration: 00:20:11


Episode #182: Apple's WWDC, Web security, Google Home

6/6/2017
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On this week's show we are unapologetically Apple! It's WWDC time which means we find out what is in store in the latest versions of iOS and MacOS, plus there were some new hardware announcements as well. The team are joined by Apple fanboys Hugo and Kayaker. Plus Steven and Shaun talk about internet privacy in the wake of the latest London terror attack. #RNIBConnect #TechTalk

Duration: 00:57:46


Comment: The End Of Window-Eyes

5/30/2017
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Window-Eyes was a screen reader made by GW Micro. Since the company was bought over by VFO which now owns Freedom Scientific, AI Squared and Optelec, the software has been discontinued. But what are your views on this decision? Here are some of your comments. #RNIBConnect #TechTalk

Duration: 00:06:43


Using Braille and iOS

5/30/2017
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If you'd rather use braille to access your smart device, there are several ways to do this. Julie Rodaway looks at some of the options out there, including a braille keyboard that is already built into your iPhone. #RNIBConnect #TechTalk

Duration: 00:07:53


Episode #181: Emails, emails and more emails, iOS onscreen braille keyboard, News

5/30/2017
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On this week's show, Steven and Shaun have been left on their own to read through your emails. Julie arrives in spirit form to tell us about the iOS onscreen braille keyboard, and we check out the latest tech news from around the world. #TechTalk #RNIBConnect

Duration: 00:57:46


Synapptic Software: The Debate

5/23/2017
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Following a range of views being expressed on the Android software Synapptic, which allows you to use your smartphone in a more simple way, we brought two of those opposing viewpoints together. David and Kelly spoke to the team to discuss the merits of such specialist software. #RNIBConnect #TechTalk

Duration: 00:17:29


Apple Watch (Series 2) Review

5/23/2017
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Listener Corie Brown from London got in touch to tell us why she enjoys using her new Apple Watch. #RNIBConnect #TechTalk

Duration: 00:06:17


RNIB Overdrive on the iPhone

5/23/2017
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Do you struggle to use the RNIB OVerdrive app on the iPhone? If so, Shaun might be able to help. He walks you through how to set up and use the app to listen to books. #RNIBConnect #TechTalk

Duration: 00:08:21


Episode #180: Synapptic debate, RNIB Overdrive on iPhone, Listener view on the Apple Watch

5/23/2017
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On this week's show, the trio read through your emails, plus we meet two listeners who debate the merits of software such as Synapptic, plus there's a review of how to use RNIB Overdrive on the iPhone, and there's a listener review of the Apple Watch Series 2. #RNIBConnect #TechTalk

Duration: 00:57:22


Julie's Microphones Review For PC And Smart Devices

5/16/2017
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If you want to record professionally, you need a good microphone. Julie reviews three such devices that can hook up to your PC or smart device. #RNIBConnect #TechTalk

Duration: 00:06:29

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