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Top Tech Tidbits for Thursday, October 13, 2016 - Volume 580
The Week's News in Adaptive Technology

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1) The October 2016 issue of AccessWorld features several articles related to employment of the blind, a discussion of the forthcoming Orbit Reader 20, and suggestions for the best Android and iOS apps for making music:
http://www.afb.org/aw/main.asp

2) Here is an "Interview with Ali Miracle: A visually impaired FOSS warrior and developer from Iraq:"
https://www.neowin.net/news/interview-with-ali-miracle-a-visually-impaired-foss-warrior-and-developer-from-iraq

3) In this interview with Leonie Watson, for which a transcript is available, they talk about "why so many websites are badly built. About the fundamental basics that are missing in many of the frameworks that developers like to use today. And about the designers who believe that wow-experience is more important than user experience," along with other things:
https://vasilis.nl/gbi/2016/10/09/leonie-watson/

4) Here is a guide to the free Twidere App for Android:
https://www.inclusiveandroid.com/content/twidere-twitter-getting-started

5) This YouTube video discusses what is new with Microfost Office 365 for September:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zs-weK3xiqs&feature=youtu.be

6) Mystic Access will discuss their current and forthcoming instructional materials on TekTalk on GMT Tuesday, 18 October at 00:00:
http://conference321.com/masteradmin/room.asp?id=rsc9613dc89eb2

7) NFB Newsline now offers its subscribers enhanced information about the presidential elections, including platforms for both parties, information from the candidates' web sites, and transcripts of the recent debates:
http://www.nfbnewsline.org

8) We can hear about the BrailleNote Touch Tablet from Humanware in Episode 1642 of Eyes on Success:
http://eyesonsuccess.net

9) Gizmo's Freeware offers us " The Window 7 User's Guide to Windows 10:"
http://www.techsupportalert.com/content/window-7-user-s-guide-windows-10.htm

10) The Orbit Reader we mentioned earlier is perhaps drawing closer to being released, as American Printing House has posted its manual:
http://blindbargains.com/bargains.php?m=16020

11) David Woodbridge talks about what is new with Apple in the latest Tech Doctor podcast:
http://www.dr-carter.com

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