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Audio

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From the article, Make your Word documents accessible to people with disabilities as accessed 10 April 2019

I was glad to see that help, I wasn't sure how to handle background lectures embedded into a PowerPoint. I dug in a little deeper, and found that they actually have an Audio and Acoustics Research Group; I was particularly interested in their statement that they were interested in "3D audio perception and technologies".

And MuseScore. Don't Forget MuseScore. The blind can write music with it.

Tactile

And here. I was stunned at what I learned about GlovEye.

"...a team from Hungary developed a glove that has a refreshable braille cell built into the index finger of the glove. The GlovEye works with an app on your smart phone. Just point the phone’s camera at some text, and braille will appear on the glove."

From the article, GlovEye Brings Braille to Your Finger Tip. as accessed 10 April 2019