In this podcast episode, we introduce the innovative OCO app, powered by AI to aid individuals in interpreting crosswalk signals where audible cues are lacking. The app’s intuitive interface and functionality are demonstrated, showcasing how the back-facing camera can provide audio feedback on pedestrian signals in real time. Additionally, we offer valuable advice on optimizing … Read more
Brian and Marcy highlight Computers for the Blind, an organization founded by Robert Langford to provide affordable computers to blind individuals. With over 18,000 computers delivered, they offer partnerships with companies and detailed application processes. The computers come loaded with essential software and training classes, aiming to empower users with assistive technology. Brian shares his … Read more
Join us in this engaging community call every Tuesday with Marty on ACB Media 5 or Clubhouse, exploring the world of earbuds and headphones. From earbud reviews to phone reset tips, we delve into personal experiences and preferences, from wired to Bluetooth options. Discover the importance of comfort, functionality, and practicality in selecting the perfect … Read more
In this episode, We discussed the ‘Due’ reminder application’s features and user interface, highlighting its efficient task and reminder management. We also shared tech tips on new Siri commands for restarting devices via voice commands, enhancing device management with convenience. Additionally, We unboxed and reviewed the Raycon everyday earbuds, detailing their packaging, physical attributes, sound … Read more
February 22, 2024 edition of “In Perspective” The post In Perspective, 348, With Anthony Corona, Advocate Vfor the LGBTQ, Blind, and Autistic appeared first on Branco Events.
Tune in every Tuesday at 10 a.m. Pacific Time on ACB Community for live tech Q&A. In this episode, we cover updates on the First Unmute Club launch, podcast reviews, and listener questions on using Teams, SuperSense, and microphones for podcasting. We discuss tech training needs for visually impaired users, AI integration in iOS 18, … Read more
Join us in this episode of Digital Bytes where we delve into a range of tech topics. Chris introduces the Paprika recipe management app, showcasing its efficiency in simplifying recipe saving by removing unnecessary information from websites. Demonstrating how effortless it is to save and organize recipes with Paprika. Marty offers a quick tip on … Read more
February 16, 2024 edition of “In Perspective” The post In Perspective, 347, With Patty Fletcher, Author of the Blended Lives Chronicles appeared first on Branco Events.
In this episode, we discuss passports with expert insights from a travel agent specializing in accessible travel. We cover the importance of having a passport, the application process, safety precautions, and the significance of working with travel agents. Tune in for valuable insights and tips.
You can tune into this call live every Tuesday. Visit acb.community to learn more about what is up coming. Send us your feedback online: https://pinecast.com/feedback/unmute-presents-on-acb-communi/b23c3cd7-f036-4c4d-ae77-0af788322b03 This podcast is powered by Pinecast. Try Pinecast for free, forever, no credit card required. If you decide to upgrade, use coupon code r-e4dc67 for 40% off for 4 months, … Read more
In this episode of Digital Bytes, we discuss accessing visual information through smart glasses and apps. We explore the features of Envision glasses, including text scanning and scene description. We also touch on the Celeste glasses, which are still in development. The upcoming Apple glasses and their spatial audio capabilities are also mentioned. We recommend … Read more
February 9, 2024 edition of “In Perspective” The post In Perspective, 346, With Former New York Congressman John Leboutillier appeared first on Branco Events.
Show Notes for All Things Lady A – Episode on Alexa Games Welcome to this fun-filled episode of All Things Lady A, where we delve into the entertaining world of games you can play with your Amazon Alexa devices. From word puzzles to brain teasers, join us as we explore some of the most engaging … Read more
We answer on this week’s call listener questions on various topics such as contacts, troubleshooting, and MacBook choices. We also discuss the ACB app, offer help with tech issues, and mention a tool for organizing recipes. We direct listeners to additional resources and encourage them to visit unmute.show for updates. Read transcript
In this episode we share this Exciting news! We’re launching a new show, Digital Bytes, on Unmute Presents. Join Marty, Michael, and Chris as we explore the fascinating world of gadgets, headphones, keyboards, and more. Get ready to geek out with us every Sunday starting in February. Stay tuned for our first episode on the … Read more
February 2, 2024 edition of “In Perspective” The post In Perspective, 345, With Janet Labreck of Synergy Consulting Partners appeared first on Branco Events.
In this episode, we discuss Braille education with our guest Kay. We cover topics such as using a slate and stylus for writing, accessing Braille books, personal experiences with Braille, the importance of Braille literacy, and the practicality of labeling things using Braille. We invite listeners to join the conversation and provide feedback for future … Read more
In this episode, we address a range of listener questions and concerns. Topics include troubleshooting laptop arrow keys, editing forms on an iPhone, difficulties with small buttons, reliability of multi-port hubs, verifying Gmail addresses, and more. We also discuss OrCam, screen recording, “do not disturb” settings, and offer tips and recommendations. The episode wraps up … Read more
January 26, 2023 edition of “In Perspective” The post In Perspective, 344, With Morgan White, Jr., Man of Trivia, Game Shows and Television appeared first on Branco Events.
You can tune into this call live every Tuesday. Visit acb.community to learn more about what is up coming. Support Unmute Presents by contributing to their tip jar: https://tips.pinecast.com/jar/unmute-presents-on-acb-communi Send us your feedback online: https://pinecast.com/feedback/unmute-presents-on-acb-communi/5aaf31c7-c2ca-4398-88b8-5722f6e1fe07 This podcast is powered by Pinecast. Try Pinecast for free, forever, no credit card required. If you decide to upgrade, … Read more
January 12, 2023 edition of “In Perspective” The post In Perspective, 343, With Dan Spoone, Interum Executive Director of the American Council of the Blind appeared first on Branco Events.
In this episode of Katie Talks Travel, we discuss the travel industry during the “wave season” and the importance of setting travel goals. We emphasize the value of active participation in vacations and offer tips for planning trips with companions. We also highlight the improvements being made in the travel industry to be more inclusive. … Read more
In this episode of Unmute, we discuss scams on phones, using YouTube and Shazam, email troubles with Outlook, a Spanish language podcast, the app Discord, and portable chargers for USB-C phones. We address questions about syncing contacts to a new iPhone and turning off text prediction. We also talk about upgrading to Office 2019 and … Read more
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January 12, 2023 edition of “In Perspective” The post In Perspective, 342, Donna Halper Talked About the Media appeared first on Branco Events.
In this conversation, we explore new generative AI skills for Lady A. We discuss the character.ai skill that lets users chat with chatbots, the Splash skill for creating personalized songs, and the Volley Games skill, an AI-driven version of 20 questions. We encounter some technical difficulties with the latter. These skills are still in early … Read more
On today’s Unmute Community Call, we cover a range of topics and address listener questions. We discuss new podcast episodes, backup solutions, Zoom meeting setup, accessing podcasts with VoiceOver, iPhone notifications, switching to YouTube TV, and troubleshooting JAWS. We thank everyone for joining and encourage further questions via email. Read transcript
January 5, 2023 edition of “In Perspective” The post In Perspective, 341, With Duncan Holmes, President of the National Church Conference of the Blind appeared first on Branco Events.
In today’s Unmute Community Call, we discuss the success of the Spanish with Carla podcast and new upcoming podcasts on IACast. Marty mentions recent episodes of Technically Working and the Unmute Presents community replay. We address issues with Do Not Disturb and focus modes in iOS, as well as provide tips on identifying pills using … Read more
In this episode, I guide listeners on downloading and using the Todoist app on Windows 10/11. After installation, I explain the login process and recommend disabling the virtual viewer for better navigation. I demonstrate adding tasks and using keyboard shortcuts for efficiency. Finally, I encourage listeners to share and provide feedback to improve our show. … Read more