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AFB  ®
Technology News for People Who Are Blind or Visually Impaired
From the American Foundation for the Blind
 November 2002 Issue  Volume 3  Number 6

In This Issue . . .

Editor's Page

The Braille Must Go Through: A Review of Two Lower-Cost Braille Printers

Comparisons of the Braille Blazer, manufactured by Freedom Scientific, and the Porta-Thiel, distributed by Sighted Electronics—Lynn Zelvin

Cast a Vote by Yourself: A Review of Accessible Voting Machines

Reviews of the iVotronic from Election Systems & Software, the AVC Edge from Sequoia Voting Systems, the eSlate from Hart InterCivic, and the Vote-Trakker from Avante International Technology—Darren Burton and Mark Uslan

She Rules the Braille Domain: An Interview with Judy Dixon

A Talk with the Web-Braille pioneer at the National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped—Deborah Kendrick

Start Your Engines: Successful Web Searching

—Lynn Zelvin



Entire Issue

Editor in Chief Jay Leventhal
Contributing Editors Paul Schroeder, Senior Editor
Crista Earl
Deborah Kendrick
Mark Uslan
Executive Editor Sharon Harrigan

AccessWorld is published bi-monthly by AFB Press, American Foundation for the Blind, 11 Penn Plaza, Suite 300, New York, NY 10001. Products included in AccessWorld are not necessarily endorsed by AccessWorld or AFB staff.

All rights reserved. Copyright (c) 2002 American Foundation for the Blind.

AccessWorld is a trademark of the American Foundation for the Blind. AccessWorld is made possible by generous grants from John T. Bourger and Slena Vanderwerf and the Jessie Ball dePont Fund.

Photo on cover: Darren Burton using an accessible voting machine.

AccessWorld, Copyright (c) 2003 American Foundation for the Blind. All rights reserved.

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