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Audio Description ROCKS: Cinemark Theatres Merriam

Location: 5500 Antioch Road, Merriam, KS 66202 Cost: It depends on the time of day, show you’re seeing, etc. Web site:   https://www.cinemark.com/theatre-259 Recently, we splurged and went to Cinemark Theatres in Merriam to see Incredibles 2.  We bought treats and … Continue reading

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Tap Tap See. No, Really. Tap Tap *See*

The past few weeks, I’ve noticed people I follow on Twitter being all abuzz about an app called TapTapSee. It’s recently been updated, and they were delighted with the things the app can now do, like help identify subjects in a picture … Continue reading

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Call to Action: Amazon Kindle

The NFB is organizing a letter-writing campaign in protest of Amazon’s marketing efforts with the Kindle ereader.  Although I know many people who are desperately in love with their Kindles, I, myself am not a Kindle supporter:  Amazon has yet … Continue reading

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Originally posted on What's Next:
By John D. Sutter, CNN (CNN) — If Mario Romero has his way, we’ll all be learning Braille soon. The post-doc researcher at Georgia Institute of Technology has co-developed an app, called BrailleTouch, that could…

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