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Technology News for People Who Are Blind or Visually Impaired
From the American Foundation for the Blind
 February 2011 Issue  Volume 12  Number 2

In This Issue

Editor's Page

Have Something to Say -- Questions… Comments… Information to Share? Let Me Know. Put It in a Letter to the Editor!

Product Review

An Evaluation of DocuScan Plus: A Read Anywhere Program

This article reports on the test drive of DocuScan Plus, an application using optical character recognition (OCR) software to recognize and read hardcopy text.--Deborah Kendrick

Access Issues

An Accessibility Check of the Yahoo Toolbars

This article looks at Yahoo's standard, sports, and finance toolbars and reports on their accessibility for people with vision loss.--Marc Grossman

An Evaluation of C-Desk for Media

This article evaluates new software that reduces the business of downloading books into a few simple steps.--Deborah Kendrick

Letter to the Editor

An AccessWorld Reader Shares his Discontent with the Reliability of Braille Notetakers

AccessWorld News

AccessWorld News

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