Contrasting Information on “High Contrast” Podcast

June 4, 2014

In the latest “High Contrast” podcast, Byron Lee and I shared our experience using Solo-Dx’s Movie Reading App while watching “Philomena” at our respective local movie theaters. Since the theater here in Manchester has no audio descriptive equipment of its own, it was a new and wonderful experience for me to hear key details, action, […]

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ZoomText Mac Tips & Tricks – Additional Human Sounding Voices

May 28, 2014

In a recent ZoomText Mac update, we added three brand new speech features in the product. Hopefully you’ve had a chance to try them out!  If you had, you might be wondering how to change the voice used. The great news is that there are a number of human sounding voices built right into the […]

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ZoomText Mac – Introducing ZoomText News

May 22, 2014

Ai Squared is pleased to announce a free ZoomText Mac update (1.1.1) which includes a brand new feature called ZoomText News! ZoomText News is a great way to stay informed with the latest product news, special offers, and any other communications from Ai Squared. A friendly alert window will automatically display news stories when you […]

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“Spirit to Soar”

May 13, 2014

Last weekend, I caught one of ESPNs “SC Featured” showcases, where they talk about athletes overcoming obstacles to achieve success. This one piqued my interest, more so after the recent news of our merger with GW Micro, as we are now not only serving those with low vision, but the blind community as well. Charlotte Brown […]

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ZoomText Mac WebReader – A Revolutionary Way to Read on the Web!

May 9, 2014

When it comes to reading information on the web, just getting to the content you’re interested in can be difficult. This is why we developed WebReader in ZoomText Mac! This short video will show you just how quickly and easily you can begin reading content from webpage articles. With a single click, or the press […]

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Living in and Loving the Blur

May 6, 2014

We’re pleased to introduce guest blogger, Spencer Blohm. Spencer is a freelance entertainment, pop culture, and music blogger who found our Zoomed In blog because he was searching for more information about musician Grace Potter and her visual impairment. Spencer was fascinated that a musician whose job usually involves reading sheet music was able to […]

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Ai Squared Merges with GW Micro

May 1, 2014

Press Release: Ai Squared and GW Micro Join Forces Assistive Technology Leaders Merge to Expand Opportunities for Computer Users Who Are Blind or Visually Impaired Manchester, Vermont and Fort Wayne, Indiana (May 1, 2014) – Ai Squared, the maker of ZoomText and sitecues; and GW Micro, the creator of Window-Eyes, have merged into one company. […]

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ZoomText Mac Now with Speech!

April 28, 2014

Ai Squared is pleased to announce the latest ZoomText Mac version (1.1.0) now includes speech support! This is a free update for existing ZoomText Mac users. In this release, you will find three brand new features: Focus Echo, for automatic reading of controls, menu items, and more; Mouse Echo, to use your mouse as a […]

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iPadders and Low Vision Musicians Take Note

April 22, 2014

It seems I’ve had a music theme going on lately, including my resourceful method of using the Voice Dream Reader app to display music lyrics downloaded from Bookshare. But I hadn’t forgotten about those of you who play an instrument and are having trouble reading your sheet music. Dancing Dots has been in the forefront […]

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ZoomText University to the Rescue

April 18, 2014

When learning something new, there is certainly merit to reading the manual, listening to a tutorial, or trying to figure things out on your own. That said, there is just no replacement for having another human being, who knows a product inside and out, guide you through to the other side. Typically, they’ll understand the […]

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