Episode 51: The text-to-speech engines you love and loathe, things to know when buying a Braille display, and the controversy surrounding IAAP

Kia ora Mosen At Largers.

Here’s what’s in store for you this week.


Buying and using a Braille display,2:15.360


Thoughts on text-to-speech engines,20:20.095

Various thoughts on TTS and Braille displays,30:19.104

Direct transfer between Focus and iPhone,46:49.718

Getting smoother Braille in JAWS,50:27.920

The International Association of Accessibility

Read the NFB’s resolutions including the one concerning

Read IAAP’s point-by-point

Comments on testing and IAAP,1:37:25.676

USB Braille displays and iOS,1:40:40.457

What if your Braille display has a melt-down when you need it most?,1:43:28.336

Thoughts on Braille and TTS,1:47:11.165

The word blind and perceptions of blindness,1:52:34.312

Various comments including another markdown editor recommendation,2:02:46.579

Another blind person burned by limitations in Sony’s new TV range,2:05:28.704


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