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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: Happy Global Accessibility Awareness Day!

A new AccessWorld author and NVDA addons for GAAD

Employment Matters: Jim Kracht, Retired Miami-Dade County Attorney

Deborah Kendrick: Jim Kracht has led a life worthy of his inclusion in the Florida Bar Association's Five Faces of Change.

The Power of LiDAR Comes to an iPhone Near You

Judy Dixon: Now available on your iPhone, LiDAR is a laser-based technology that helps you navigate and orient in the physical environment.

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Learn About a Mainstream Accessibility Conference

Many assistive technology conferences have their roots steeped in the specialized technology companies we've worked with for decades. But when a mainstream industry group tackled the overarching topics involved with visual impairment and technology, a much different perspective was shared.

Check Out a Pared-Down, Accessible Cell Phone

Many users prefer the simplicity of a phone that does a few things really well, like making a phone call or sending and receiving a text message, with simple accessibility. If you have been looking for such a device in the world of flicks and swipes, you may have a new best friend in the BlindShell Classic Lite.

Get Started with a Popular Video Streaming Service

This is the first in a series of articles reviewing the various video streaming services currently on the market. In this article, we will walk you through the use of Netflix on a number of popular technology platforms including iOS, Apple TV, and Fire TV.

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