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Top Tech Tidbits for Thursday, January 23, 2014 - Volume 441
The Week's News in Access Technology

A Flying Blind, LLC Publication

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1) You can now pay $99 for the chance to take a certification test in Window-Eyes:

2) VICT Consultancy's two applications for NVDA, vTurbo and vMouse, are now available as free downloads:

3) EASI will present a Free Webinar: Opportunities in Computing and IT Fields for People with Disabilities, on GMT Thursday 13 February at 19:00:

4) The out-of-the-box experience for deaf-blind Android users is apparently not too good:

5) The Serotek CEO offers A Toast to GW Micro:

6) In case you're curious or pondering making the pilgrimage to the annual CSUN conference 19-21 March, 2014, here is the schedule of sessions:

7) Microsoft has published in PDF format a new expert guide to mastering Windows 8.1:

8) MacWorld UK answers the question: "Which iPad should you buy: What's the difference between an iPad mini and a full sized iPad?":

9) Find out what apps and device were voted the the AppleVis Golden Apples of 2013:

10) GW Micro is offering two free webinars to introduce new users to Window-Eyes, on GMT Wednesday, 22 January, at 16:30 and 19:00. Enter your first and last name as the user, and newcustomer2014 as the password in this meeting room to attend:

11) Listen to experiences gleaned at the recent Consumer Electronics show on Tek Talk on GMT Tuesday, 28 January at 01:00:

12) Visit the IRS Accessibility Page for accessible tax forms and information:

13) And in a light week for audio content:

A) I'm producing this late enough to direct you to Serotalk Podcast 184:

B) Eyes on Success #1404 discusses life as the partner of a blind person:

C) And learn about changing keyboards in Android from Blind Podcaster:


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