May 2019 Newsletter

May 2019 Newsletter

Check out our May newsletter, which features a testimonial from someone who uses Alexa to listen to talking books; a NZ feature film Hook, Line & Sinker about a truck driver who had to give up the career he loved due to sight loss; and much more. Click on the...
Using Alexa to Listen to Talking Books

Using Alexa to Listen to Talking Books

Alexa is a smart speaker that acts like a personal assistant. You can ask her questions or request her to do a task for you. These game-changing new technologies are making it easier for many of the Blind Foundation’s library members to listen to talking books –...
Adaptive Technology Solutions April 2019 Newsletter

Adaptive Technology Solutions April 2019 Newsletter

Our April newsletter is filled with interesting articles; including a book launch; accessible walkways app; tactile paintings; a partnership between Google & Be My Eyes and the Wellington Accessibility Awards. Read our newsletter…
Adaptive Technology Solutions March Newsletter

Adaptive Technology Solutions March Newsletter

In our March newsletter, we meet Sena and her Guide Dog Delta and read about what to put in a Guide Dog survival kit. There are also a couple of articles from the NZ Optics newsletter and one on designing a better city for Deaf people. Enjoy! Read our...