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Microsoft Ribbon is accessible

By Curtis Chong Contributing Writer A significant new feature of the latest version of JAWS for Windows is the Virtual Ribbon. According to JAWS’ developer, Freedom Scientific, the Ribbon is a new menu style that is available in many new … Continue reading

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JAWS 12 shows some improvement

By Curtis Chong curtis.chong@blind.state.ia.us [tweetmeme service=”idbonline”] In early July, I attended a three-hour session conducted by Freedom Scientific  during which the company provided a sneak preview of JAWS for Windows Version 12. Freedom Scientific has been working on this newest … Continue reading

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Get ready for the Mac

By Michael Barber [tweetmeme service=”idbonline”] If someone had told me three years ago that I would be a fan of the Apple Macintosh (Mac) computer, I probably would have growled and/or made some disparaging remarks.  Most everyone I knew used … Continue reading

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