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AccessWorld®

Objective information you can trust, smart and informed commentary, and cutting-edge news and trends concerning information technology and visual impairment are published monthly in AccessWorld®: Technology and People Who Are Blind or Visually Impaired.

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Editor's Page: Looking back on 2021

Take a look at where we've been with AccessWorld this year.

Streaming Video Services, Part 8: Is it Worth Exploring Discovery+?

Although Discovery+ does not offer audio description at this time, the streaming service offers a great deal of content and is accessible to people who are blind or low vision.

Sight Tech Global Returns for Year Two

Sight Tech Global is a mainstream accessibility conference which focuses on big picture technology trends and aims to give a glimpse at what the future of access technology may look like in the next 5 or 10 years.

Most Popular Articles

February 2017: MyReader and MyEye from OrCam: Text and Item Recognition at the Touch of a Finger

Bill Holton: Check out this review of the OrCam from the February 2017 issue.

December 2018: The Insignia Smart TV, Fire TV Edition: an Exploration and Review

Aaron Preece: From the December 2018 issue, we bring you a review of this accessible television running the Fire TV operating system.

January 2014: Three New Techniques for Treating Age-Related Macular Degeneration

Bill Holton: Check out this historical article regarding treating Age-Related Macular Degeneration. Remember, this article is from 7 years ago and the technology may have changed in that time. Check with the companies or organizations mentioned in the article for updates.

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