Files, Files Everywhere: Storing Your Documents in the Cloud
With work and school increasingly being done remotely, especially with the current COVID-19 situation, accessing files from multiple devices is becoming ever more important.
Love Conquers Hate: An Open Letter to the Members of the National Federation of the Blind
I write this message to you as the elected President of the National Federation of the Blind. I also write it to you as an American who is struggling this week.
Celebrating the Class of 2020 in the Midst of COVID-19
March was quite an interesting month for college students across the country. Most of us spent far too many hours in the library during the first week studying for midterms—perhaps the last sense of normalcy most of us had.
Dungeon Crawling on Your Alexa Device: A Review of “The Cursed Painting”
Ever since the first Amazon Echo came on the scene, gaming has been a popular feature. The first games were simple trivia or quiz games, but they have become more and more advanced as time has passed.
Type in Braille with the TalkBack Braille Keyboard for Your Android Device
In iOS 8, Apple released Braille Screen Input, which let Voiceover users type in Braille on their devices. Since then it has become a very popular feature among blind users.
Uber, Lyft, and Service Animals: The Discrimination Continues
After three years of implementation and monitoring, the National Federation of the Blind’s settlement agreements with Uber and Lyft are set to expire this summer.
Braille and Me
“Well, Bob,” said Melody, my Braille instructor. She stood up, small and frail. “We’re done!”
Gratitude for the Women of the Movement
Growing up, I tried many different sports and hobbies: soccer, tee ball, swim team, drama club, dance classes, and 4-H. I even tried my hand at piano for a number of years.
Coming Together During COVID-19: Concerns and Connections
As the COVID-19 emergency continues to spread across the country, everyone is experiencing some level of uncertainty and disruption in daily life.
Don’t Be a Barrier: Be Accessible NOW
The COVID-19 outbreak has prompted many educational institutions to implement protocols for remote learning as a viable alternative to closing their doors altogether.