[accesscomp] Tek Talk Welcomes Scott White, Director NFB Newsline, Monday August 17, 2015, 8 pm EDT, The Pat price Room: www.accessibleworld.org

  • From: "Robert Acosta" <boacosta@xxxxxxxxxxx>
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  • Date: Wed, 12 Aug 2015 11:33:34 -0700



NFB-NEWSLINER is a free audio information service available to anyone who is
blind, visually impaired, or print-disabled. NFB-NEWSLINER offers over four
hundred publications to choose from, including nine national newspapers like
the Wall Street Journal and USA Today, sixteen breaking news sources such as
CNN, BBC, and ESPN Online, fourteen international papers including the
Financial Times and Vancouver Sun, and countless state newspapers, as well
as fifty magazines like Reader's Digest, Time, Everyday with Rachel Ray, and
Guideposts. NFB-NEWSLINER also has TV listings, job listings, and localized
weather alerts.

NFB-NEWSLINER's wide array of publications and announcements can be accessed
anytime you choose, on your schedule, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. There
are a variety of ways to access the service. You can use your touch-tone
telephone right in your home; you can access the service via the website, On
Demand emails, using portable players, or even via your iPhone, iPad or
iPod! And it's always free.

To learn more about NFB-NEWSLINE join Scott White, Director of
NFB-NEWSLINER, for Tek Talk, at 8pm EDT.

For more information on how easy it is to sign up, visit
<http://www.nfbnewsline.org> www.nfbnewsline.org or call (866)504-7300.
Don't miss out on a single day of news!"

Presenter, Scott White, Director, NFB- Newsline

Date: Monday August 17, 2015

Time: 5:00 p.m. Pacific, 6:00 p.m. Mountain, 7:00 p.m. Central, 8:00 p.m.
Eastern and elsewhere in the world Tuesday 12:00 GMT.

Approximately 15 minutes prior to the event start time: go to The Pat Price
Tek Talk Training Room at:


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Select The Pat Price Tek Talk Training Room at:
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Accessible World Contacts:

Robert Acosta, Chair

Accessible World


Email: boacosta@xxxxxxxxxxx

Web: www.helpinghands4theblind.org

Randi Shelton, Events Coordinator

Accessible World

Phone: 412-221-0821

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Talking Communities

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The Accessible World, a division of Helping Hands For The Blind, a 501(c)(3)
not-for-profit organization, seeks to educate the general public, the
disabled community and the professionals who serve them by providing highly
relevant information about new products, services, and training
opportunities designed specifically to eliminate geographic and access
barriers that adversely affect them

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