Category Archives: Online Tools

A Less Expensive Bar Code Scanning Alternative

By Curtis Chong Contributing Writer Just about everything you buy these days has a unique bar code identifier.  If a person has access to the appropriate data base, this bar code can be tremendously helpful to identify a product whose … Continue reading

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Recording for the Blind and Dyslexic Comes to the iPhone

By Tai Blas Contributing Writer  Recording for the Blind and Dyslexic (RFB&D), a nonprofit organization, has been providing literature and textbooks on compact disk and digital audio formats to blind and learning disabled students for quite a few years now. … Continue reading

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Taking an online course: Part II

By David Lenz Contributing Writer The hardest thing to do when you are taking an online course and working is finding the time to take the course. The course of Self-Employment with a Minimal Investment through The Hadley School. This … Continue reading

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Hope is here for managing Internet radio

By Tai Blas Contributing Writer Pandora is one of the most popular Internet radio services today. It allows users to create and customize Internet radio stations based on genre and artist preferences. For example, users can specify the name of … Continue reading

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Taking an online course

By Dave Lenz Contributing Writer I have signed up to take an online class from the Hadley School for the Blind about starting up a small business as a blind person. Since, in my job, I am the go-to person … Continue reading

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Audio book downloads are easy and convenient

By David Lenz Contributing Writer I am not one that uses a computer after work hours. But I do enjoy reading a good book. With digital talking books, I can take a book to the garage and work on a … Continue reading

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