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Top Tech Tidbits - Volume 315
The Week's News in Adaptive Technology

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1) Those wishing to explore the topic of notetaking devices, whether we need them at all and how to choose one if we want one, will have two chances to explore the topic. First is Main Menu, on GMT Saturday, 13 August at 00:00, and rerun thereafter.

2) Next the same topic will be addressed on Teak Talk on GMT tuesday, 16 August at 00:00.

3) The August, 2011 issue of AccessWorld contains A Comparison of Three Low-Cost, Hand-Held, Camera-Model Video Magnifiers, NonVisual Desktop Access and Thunder: A Comparison of Two Free Screen Readers, Book Review: Twenty-Six Useful Apps for Blind iPhone Users, by Peter Cantisani, and regular features.

4) A T Guys has partnered with Executive Products to create a custom form fit leather case for the iBill BankNote Identifier. The case protects the unit while allowing the iBill to be used without taking it out of the case. To order, visit

5) HumanWare announces an updated audio tutorial for the Stream. It is available for download from:

6) Humanware offers US residents some back-to-school specials good through 30 September.

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