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We’ve come a long way! Until now, the only way of “home monitoring” to detect vision changes in “dry” AMD has been the Amsler Grid. If you are at high-risk for developing “wet” AMD, you may now take a more … Continue reading

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It has been said that technology has made the world smaller, but for people who are visually impaired, smart devices are opening up a whole new world. The iPhone has become a great equalizer for people with vision loss. App … Continue reading

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Learn about 21st Century portable, mobile & “new wearable” technology! Today’s technology for vision loss is miraculous. If you or a loved one has impaired sight, you know how difficult everyday tasks can be. Join POB’s Aging Eye / Macular … Continue reading

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Save the date for a unique technology presentation Sunday, October 18: 1:30 p.m. – 3 p.m. Aging Eye / Macular Degeneration Network Sibley Medical Building MARK YOUR CALENDAR to attend a unique presentation that will focus on portable, mobile and … Continue reading

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Company offers voice-controlled TV remote plus audio-described programming Comcast announced the consumer launch of its new remote with voice control, which lets viewers search for networks, shows and movies; set DVR recordings; navigate Xfinity On Demand and more. For more … Continue reading

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Two national conventions held in July offer valuable information and resources for the visually impaired If you have never been to a gathering of more than 2,000 people living with all levels of vision impairment, consider making your summer plans … Continue reading

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2015 Technology Petting Zoo – Thursday May 14 With today’s emphasis on technology, it is important to find the best solutions for staying connected. Attend the Low Vision Resource Group meeting at Charles E. Beatley, Jr. Central Library on May … Continue reading

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