In This Issue . . .
Letters to the Editor
Driven to Succeed: A Tribute to Russell Smith
After the sudden and untimely death of the newly formed HumanWare's CEO, we remember his role in developing the products that so many visually impaired people depend on--Deborah Kendrick
What's in a PDF? The Challenges of the Popular Portable Document Format
Find out why Portable Document Format (PDF) is so popular, and how its accessibility has recently improved--Jamal Mazrui
Let Your Fingers Do the Shopping: A Review of Seven Online Shopping Web Sites
Read about a welcome alternative to fighting for the items you want in your local mall--Janet Ingber
Shop Till You Drop--A Lot!
Has this ever happened to you? Take a walk on the lighter side of online shopping--Susan Mazrui
Simply Out Scanning: A Review of SARA and ScannaR
We review two easy-to-use, stand-alone optical character recognition systems--Darren Burton and Heather McComas
Express Yourself: An Introduction to Blogs
An initiation into the hottest new way to tell the world what you think about anything and everything--Janina Sajka
Braille.com and Beyond, by Anna Dresner
A review of a handy guide for new web surfers and inexperienced online shoppers--Deborah Kendrick
Dialing Up the Magnification: A Review of Mobile Magnifier
Read about a product that brings magnification to cell phone screens-- Darren Burton and Lee Huffman
|Editor in Chief
||Paul Schroeder, Founding Editor
Deborah Kendrick, Senior Features Editor
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