[Radio-announce] The newest and coolest software making graphs for the blind

Speaking Out for the Blind speakout at acbradio.org
Mon Aug 7 11:44:26 EDT 2017


*/SAS Graphics Accelerator/*– Wednesday August 9th 10:30PM 
Eastern/7:30PM Pacific (and replays every two hours throughout the next day)

SAS just released its special graphics accelerator software, helping 
visually impaired people engage with graphs and charts through sound, 
tables, and text descriptions. SAS’s Senior Manager of Accessibility and 
Applied Assistive Technology Ed Summers and former Speaking Out guest, 
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Senior Scientist, and former 
graphics accelerator beta tester Dr. Amy Bower joins us to talk about 
the new technology. (rebroadcast)

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