(VICT) Re: Shopping etc

I do believe that such a gadget exists. It is a portable, talking bare 
code reader. If I am not mistaken, it is quite expensive. It must be or 
I'd have one. LOL

Jill


On Sun, 15 Apr 2007, Jo Clayson wrote:

> Speaking of technology -Many grocery stores now have some wee electronic
> label on the shelves that gives the name of the product, price, unit price,
> code #, and a bar code.  The employes have a gadget that can change the info
> if needed when they are restocking.  It seems that it wouldn't be too hard
> for some body to devise a similar gadget for reading that will then
> translate the info into an audio format, or even into electronic Braille.
> Would something like that be helpful? What kinds of problems or drawbacks
> would there be?
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