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Top Tech Tidbits for Thursday, September 5, 2019 - Volume 721

The Week's News in Adaptive Technology

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1) August on AppleVis

Here's the monthly news from AppleVis:
https://www.applevis.com/blog/applevis-unlimited-whats-new-and-noteworthy-august-2019

2) New MacCessibility Podcast

MRTP 180 begins to get us ready for Apple's hardware announcement and operating system:
http://maccessibility.net/2019/09/01/mrtp-180-its-confusing-thats-why-it-makes-sense

3) New Narrator Guide

Here's the latest in Narrator development:
https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/22798/windows-10-complete-guide-to-narrator

4) Picture Smart

You can get information about pictures from JAWS and Fusion, but there is not much information about the feature. Brian Hartgen attempts to rectify this problem:
https://www.hartgen.org/picturesmart

5) OnePlus 7 Pro Final Review After 45 Days

This blind user reviews this new Android phone:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ul6S1ovO0pc

6) Blind Bargains Qast #189

Back to normal, with the latest news, and an Aira interview:
https://blindbargains.com/bargains.php?m=20477

7) Mosen At Large Podcast

Jonathan Mosen will return to podcasting, and technology will doubtless be one of the topics:
https://mosen.org/backtopodcasting/

8) Google Accessibility Support Adds Hours and Languages:

You can now contact Google Accessibility Support in French, German, Spanish, Italian and Brazilian Portugese:
https://support.google.com/accessibility/answer/7641084

9) Editorial: Why iPhone Drives the Future of Mobile Silicon and Google's Pixel Doesn't:

Here is a controversial Apple Insider editorial!
https://appleinsider.com/articles/19/08/29/editorial-why-the-iphone-drives-the-future-of-mobile-silicon-and-googles-pixel-doesnt

10) Tek Talk: What's New in BARD Express

Tek Talk welcomes Don Olson, NLS. Topic: The newest features of BARD Express and what we can expect in the future on September 9, 2019 at 1:00 GMT:
http://accessibleworld.org/announcements/2789

11) Beyond the Basics: Building an Accessible Kiosk

The Paciello Group is excited to present a webinar on September 12, 2019 at 12 PM ET titled Beyond the Basics - Building an Accessible Kiosk. Register here:
https://zoom.us/webinar/register/9315670255560/WN_OsycQJPSTLid5qwe9Ayecg

12) Job Opening: Digital Accessibility Coordinator

Ohio State's College of Arts and Sciences seeks a Digital Accessibility Coordinator to join their team.
https://www.jobsatosu.com/postings/97773

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