There are services that curate the news for you. Some learn about your tastes over time. But there are downsides to having algorithms choosing your news. Still, such apps are tempting because so many news sites are cluttered, full of …

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Kia ora Mosen At Largers. Thank you for taking the time to listen and to contribute. I very much look forward to the contributions coming in each week. On this episode: Intro,0:00.000 I’m testing a new gadget,2:15.402 Election day looms …

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In this episode I’m joined by acclaimed technology journalist Ned Desmond. Ned is leading a team putting together a new virtual conference on blindness technology called Sight Tech Global, which has an impressive selection of speakers lined up. Because it’s …

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Kia ora Mosen At Largers. It’s another varied show this week. Don’t be shy about sharing your views. It’s great to hear voices old and new. If your podcast app supports chapters, you can skip between the following sections. Intro,0:00.000 …

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Kia ora Mosen At Largers. It’s another varied show this week. Don’t be shy about sharing your views. It’s great to hear voices old and new. If your podcast app supports chapters, you can skip between the following sections. Introduction,0:00.000 …

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In response to a lot of listener demand, this episode is devoted to the 1Password password manager. Versions of 1Password are available for Windows, MacOS, iOS, watchOS, Android and other operating systems, as well as extensions for most browsers. With …

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Kia ora Mosen at Largers. Joining me to recap Apple’s October 2020 event are Judy Dixon, Michael Feir and Heidi Taylor. We’ll discuss the HomePod Mini and the new iPhone 12 range, all from a blindness perspective. I’d love to …

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Kia ora Mosen At Largers. It’s another podcast that will get you thinking, then hopefully get you contributing. If your podcast app supports chapters, you can skip between the following sections. Intro,0:00.000 Reporting back on the Bose Portable Smart Speaker …

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Kia ora Mosen At Largers. Inspired by the spring getaway Bonnie and I decided to take, this episode is all about Bluetooth and other speakers, in particular unboxing a Bose portable Smart Speaker. It is not without its accessibility challenges …

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