visually impaired

Blind Models in the Philippines and Their White Cane

The recently concluded 2014 Philippine Fashion Week has given these two blind models, Arhjessa Tagulao Espiritu and Czarinah Michaela Mercado, both visually impaired, a chance to showcase their modeling skills. Using their white cane, they surprised the audience with their… Continue reading Blind Models in the Philippines and Their White Cane


JAWS Scripts for Skype, SkypeTalking and their features

Skype in action For those who use Skype especially the visually impaired internet users, this short tutorial maybe beneficial. I will teach you how to do few things on Skype using ascreen reader such as clicking a URL within a… Continue reading JAWS Scripts for Skype, SkypeTalking and their features


Yahoo Mail Accessibility for JAWS Users

Yahoo Mail Login Page Ten years ago when I first created my Yahoo email account, I think I was in a computer training that time, the interface of Yahoo mail was so simple. It was just a basic web-based email;… Continue reading Yahoo Mail Accessibility for JAWS Users


Republic Act 6759. AN ACT DECLARING AUGUST ONE OF EACH YEAR AS WHITE CANE SAFETY DAY IN THE PHILIPPINES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Republic of the Philippines CONGRESS OF THE PHILIPPINES Metro Manila Third Regular Session Begun and held in Metro Manila, on Monday the twenty-fourth Day of July, nineteen hundred and eighty-nine. Be it enacted by the Senate and the House of… Continue reading Republic Act 6759. AN ACT DECLARING AUGUST ONE OF EACH YEAR AS WHITE CANE SAFETY DAY IN THE PHILIPPINES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES


Advantages and Disadvantages of Using a Screen Reader Instead of Braille

Braille Embosser

A hand while reading Braille Assistive technology in this modern time really helps the blind to perform his or her task everyday. For example, when checking his or her email, writing a document or simply in using social networks,


Accessible Audio Editor for Visually Impaired Musicians

GoldWave Interface I notice that visually impaired people are not only born musicians but they love to edit their work as well. They don’t just simply record and save their audio file, they also use audio editing software


Blind Netizens Survive

Here is the list of accessible software and websites available for blind netizens. Nnote: I tested some of the websites below for website accessibility and I’m happy to say they are blind friendly at least for me. So if you’re