Dedicated to Improving the Lives of Blind and Visually Impaired People


Staff at VIA, in Buffalo, New York, will be using the King Finger UV-C Sanitizer Portable Wand to sterilize surface of all kinds.

Hint from a recipe site. To get only the edible parts of an asparagus spear, just grasp the spear on both ends and bend from the woody end. The spear will snap at just the right spot. No knives needed.

TMAP: Tactile Maps Automated Production, from the Lighthouse for the Blind and Visually Impaired in San Francisco and Smith-Kettlewell Eye Research Institute, offers on-demand tactile street maps. Maps are $25.

Speaking of maps, ACB Radio is hosting Matt Vollbrecht, Certified Apple Teacher, for a session TODAY at 3 p.m. ET to have Apple Maps, “an app often associated with sighted users, made easy for you”.