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Accessibility Minute - Assistive Technology Tips and Tricks for Everyone

Dec 1, 2023

Hey there! Welcome to Accessibility Minute, your weekly look at Assistive Technology, those clever tools and devices designed to help people who have difficulties with vision, mobility, hearing, or other special needs!

In nearly 35 years, HumanWare has developed more than 50 “highly intuitive and intelligent” solutions that have changed the lives of people with visual impairments and blindness. 

Their products can be used at home, in the classroom or workplace, and more.  One of their devices is the Victor Reader Stream 3.

The Victor Reader Stream 3 is a pocket-sized digital audio player that allows users to enjoy their media content. 

With this device, users can enjoy books, web radio, podcasts, newspapers, and other online resources.

It features a sleek, compact design with easy-to-grip edges and text-to-speech experiences in multiple languages and hours of listening wherever you are.

Other features include:

  • Internet radio streaming or transfer content to listen offline
  • Ability to capture Audio recordings
  • Connects to Wi-fi or to a computer for downloading content
  • Bluetooth for connecting headphones and speakers
  • Numeric keypad and specific key shapes to easily identify buttons for different functions
  • A battery that lasts approximately 15 hours
  • And more!

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I'd like to take a moment to thank InTRAC, the Indiana Telephone Relay Access Corporation for sponsoring our transcript today.  You can find out more about InTRAC at

That was your Accessibility Minute for this week! I’m Brian Norton filling in for Laura Medcalf with the INDATA Project at Easterseals Crossroads, in Indiana.