Archive for May, 2012

“Stuck in the Honey Tree”

This week we discuss listener mail, Malware is on the Rise, Google Helping Alert About DNSChanger, Flame Malware is Huge!, Sprint Tethering Data Plans Change, Amazon Video for Xbox 360, Cable Companies Spread WiFi, Text Message Sender Not Being Sued For Accident, Facebook Buying Face.com, Accessible Facebook App VoiceBook VO on iTunes, Plextalk Linio, Blind Friendly Medicine Bottles, Paralyzed Woman Controls Robotic Arm, Prosthetic Foot Made in Missassauga Wins Award, Sexy, Six-Legged Robot Hexi Wants to Get Friendly, WWYT #1, WWYT #2, and much more! To view these stories and other considerations, please visit our Delicious bookmarks page.

Please check out our other podcasts Tech Access Democast and Book Hoarders Anonymous.

You may also want to follow us on Twitter: @RodneyEdgar, @ErinEdgar, and @TA_Weekly.

We would greatly appreciate it if listeners and fans would write a short review in iTunes for our shows as well as other visually impaired and blindness related content. These reviews go a long way to promoting the community and getting the word out because without community involvement there are no shows!

Tech Access Weekly
Tech Access Democast
Tech Access Daily Tips

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“Flipboard”

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This democast will show how to use Flipboard on iOS devices with a focus on the iPhone. If you have an idea for a tip, trick or tidbit, please feel free to submit it for a possible upcoming episode!

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“Text on the Run”

**Special Note** We will be taking the week of May 21st off to relax and revive the minds. We should be back May 30th!

This week we discuss listener mail, Microsoft Patch Tuesday, Kindle Fire Parental Controls, MPAA Claims Censorship is Good, IP Addresses Can’t Even Identify a State, Flashback Malware Could Mean Big Money For Developers, Kaspersky Joins Apple Security, Safari 5.1.7 Released, Apple Update 2012-002 for Snow Leopard, Apple Update 2012-003, Mac OS 10.7.4 Breaks Bluetooth But FileVault Issue, iOS 5.1.1 Released, MacBook Pro Rumors, Apple Will Support MobileMe E-Mail After June 30th, Yahoo’s Scott Thompson Is Out, New York City Imposes Social Media Rules For Schools, High School Principal Resigns Due to Spying, Facebook App Center, Verizon LTE Expands by 28 Cities, RIM Releases Screenreader for Blackberry, Davinci All-In-One HD CCTV, BC Scan 2.0, The Accelerated Dynamic Content API on Kickstarter, New Jersey Ruling in Favor of Blind Student Need to Read Braille, TVonics, RNIB and Ivona Partner For Accessible TV DVR (RNIB Arcticle, Benetech Releases Image Description Tool, Disability Awareness Month This October, WWYT #1, WWYT #2, and much more! To view these stories and other considerations, please visit our Delicious bookmarks page.

If you are a low vision listener make sure to check out High Contrast, Episode 1 “Three iPads for 3 Hosts” on the Serotalk Podcasting Network (SPN) by clicking here. This pilot episode can also be found on iBlink Radio for Android and iOS devices.

Please check out our other podcasts Tech Access Democast and Book Hoarders Anonymous.

You may also want to follow us on Twitter: @RodneyEdgar, @ErinEdgar, and @TA_Weekly.

We would greatly appreciate it if listeners and fans would write a short review in iTunes for our shows as well as other visually impaired and blindness related content. These reviews go a long way to promoting the community and getting the word out because without community involvement there are no shows!

Tech Access Weekly
Tech Access Democast
Tech Access Daily Tips

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This democast will discuss the newly updated Microsoft Security Essentials that Microsoft provides free to protect your computer. To download the latest version go to http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows/products/security-essentials. If you have an idea for a tip, trick or tidbit, please feel free to submit it for a possible upcoming episode!

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“Archive Discontinued”

This message is to alert listeners of the archive that it will be discontinued due to concerns over copyright laws. You can keep up with all the happenings of The Melting Pot by visiting MushroomFM.com/MeltingPot and subscribe to the latest episode at MushroomFM.com/MeltingPot/feed (RSS/XML). Thanks as always for listening to the Melting Pot Show on MushroomFM, Home of the Fun Guys!

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“22 Slurpies”

This week we discuss Microsoft Security Essentials 4, ISP’s Must Block Pirate Bay, Skype Reveals Your IP Address, Facebook Announces Antivirus Marketplace, Facebook Support Dashboard, Congress Wants To Stop Facebook Snooping By Employers, Flashback Searches Twitter, Mac Security Behind Microsoft In Security by 10 Years, Apple Plans To Build A Restaurant, iPavement, Cellphone User Falls In Sinkhole, Hulu Is Thinking About Authentication, Tor Books Going DRM Free, Swiss Company Wants To Improve Product Identifications, EyeRing, NavPal, WebAIM Screenreader Survey #4, VoiceOver Support For Firefox For Mac, Desktop Alert Releases Text-To-Speech Screen Reader for PC Notifications, Tiny Mic Could Improve Cochlear Implants, Sip and Puff iOS Dock on Kickstarter, Make Images Accessible With Tobi Version 1, ISci Voice Access Software For Students, Saturn Snagged Pluto’s Cousin and Turned It Into A Moon, WWYT #1, WWYT #2, and much more! To view these stories and other considerations, please visit our Delicious bookmarks page.
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