Informational Pages, Websites and Product Manuals Links

Accessibility Moving Forward Podcast(Amazon Smart Oven)
Bill and Randy review the Amazon Smart Oven.

Accessible Products Hotline
If you have a question about a products accessibility here's a resource for you.

Additional Household Uses For WD40
A list of additional uses that WD40 may be put to.

Additional Uses For Coffee Filters
A list of uses, other then filtering coffee, to which the filters may be put.

Advocate Talking Medical Thermometer Manual
Manual for the Advocate Talking Medical Thermometer.

Alexa (Amazon Echo) Basic Commands
This is an extensive list of basic commands for Alexa. Headers have been added to assist in locating what you're looking for.

Alexa Amazon Echo User Guide
User Guide for the Amazon Echo.

Alexa Voice Messaging and Calling Commands
A list of commands for the Alexa Voice Messaging and calling function.

All About Vinegars With 70 Helpful Tips
A comprehensive article about how vinegar is made along with information about the different types and 70 uses for it.

All Area Codes
Look up area codes.

Amazon Smart Oven (Using Accessories)
A description of which accessories work with the different modes the oven has available.

Amazon Smart Oven (Using Temperature Probe)
Instructions on how and when to use the temperature probe with the Amazon Smart Oven.

Amazon Smart Oven Review
Amazon has recently released a new 4 in 1 smart oven. Working along with Alexa it makes cooking a nearly automated job. It's a Microwave, Air Fryer, conventional oven and food warmer all rolled into one device. Click the link to listen to a comprehensive review of it.

Amazon Smart Oven Users Manual
The users manual for the new Amazon Smart oven coded for HTML to simplify reading.

Amazon Smart Oven Voice Commands
A list of voice commands which work with the new Amazon Smart Oven.

Amazon Smart Oven Voice Presets
A list of Smart Oven voice presets that work with the oven. Coded for HTML for easier reading.

American Ancestors.Org
Offers a variety of Genealogy resources including information on how to get started.

Americans With Disabilities Act Home Page
Home Page for the Americans With Disabilities Act.

Average Computer Processor Operating Temperatures and More
Here you will find a list of the average operating temperatures for a number of AMD and Intel processors. There is also information about improving cooling and a link to a free program that allows you to see the temperature yours is operating at.

Best Medical Alert Systems 2021
An article reviewing the medical alert systems available in 2021.

Best Virtual Field Trips
Field trip out of the question? Think again. Thanks to technology, it’s now possible for kids to visit all kinds of places from the comfort of their classroom (or home!). We’ve compiled a list of the best virtual field trips for you, so enjoy your “visit”!

Braille Writer Repair Services
A list of Braille Writer Repair Services around the country capable of servicing your machine.

Cancer.Net
Excellent source for medical information about Cancer.

Castle Kingsite
A good place to learn about Chess.

Climate Central
An independent organization of leading scientists and journalists researching and reporting the facts about our changing climate and its impact on the public.

Climate Signals
Explore how climate change affects your world by searching events, impacts, and related climate signals.

Climate.gov
Climate information from the NOAA.

Coffee and Health
This site will provide the most recent information available on the subject.

College Guide For Students With Visual Impairments
Suggestions, about college, for students with visual impairments.

Computer Terms And Definitions
An extensive list of computer terms and definitions. Terms are shown as headings with the definition directly below.

Cooking Oils Pros and Cons
A discussion of the advantages and disadvantages of 16 different cooking oils.

Cooks Essentials 5 Quart Air Fryer Manual
The Users Manual for the Cooks Essentials 5 Quart Air Fryer is available with Headings and adapted for Screen Readers.

Cooks Essentials Pressure Cooker Users Manual
The users manual for the Cooks Essentials Pressure Cooker, includes recipes.

Coping With The Death Of a Pet
Offers a number of suggestions for coping with the death of a pet.

Corning Inc. Says New Technology Kills 99.9 Percent of Covid
Corning Inc. has developed a new material which kills 99.9 percent of Covid Virus plus additional viruses.

Corona Virus (Mayo Clinic)
Information about the Corona from the Mayo Clinic.

Corona Virus Information, Center For Disease Control
This link will take you to the correct page at the Center For Disease Control to get accurate information about the Corona Virus.

Corona Virus Scam Information
Some worthwhile information on avoiding scams related to the Corona Virus.

Corona Virus Symptoms, From The CDC
Symptoms of the Corona Virus provided by the CDC.

Corona Virus Updates
Corona Virus updates directly from our Government.

COVID 19 National Institute of Health
Information from the National Institute of Health on the COVID 19 or Corona Virus.

Creating Alerts (Supporting Members)
Step by step instructions for creating and updating alerts.

Custer Museum
The museum's mission is to educate the general public on the Western Migration Movement and the Battle of the Little Bighorn.  This institution collects, preserves and exhibits artifacts, beadwork, photographs, paintings, rare books, and manuscripts.  The Tomb of the United States Unknown Soldier is maintained by this institution.  The Museum is a non-profit 501(c)3, supported through private funding.  The museum is located where the Battle of the Little Big Horn began at Sitting Bull's camp.

D E A Takeback Day
The National Prescription Drug Take Back Day addresses a crucial public safety and public health issue. According to the 2018 National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 9.9 million Americans misused controlled prescription drugs. The study shows that a majority of abused prescription drugs were obtained from family and friends, often from the home medicine cabinet. The DEA’s Take Back Day events provide an opportunity for Americans to prevent drug addiction and overdose deaths. You may locate takeback locations here.

Daily Weather Records, Climate Data Online
Offers daily weather and climate data.

Directions For Me
Directions provides the information that’s on consumer packages or labels in a simple online format for anyone who has trouble reading the small print including people who are blind or visually impaired. This site provides a consistent, quality source of complete packaging information for everything from preparation or cooking instructions to ingredient lists to Nutrition and Drug Facts labels for many common grocery, health and beauty and general merchandise products. In addition, it also provides, potentially life-saving, allergy and drug interaction warnings.

Disability Information and Resources
A collection of information and resources for various disabilities.

Disability Scoop
Founded in 2008, Disability Scoop is the nation�s premier source for developmental disability news. With daily coverage of autism, intellectual disability, cerebral palsy, Down syndrome and more, no other news source offers a more timely and comprehensive take on the issues that matter to the developmental disability community. Readers include parents, caregivers, educators, professionals and people with disabilities themselves. What�s more, lawmakers and the nation�s most influential disability advocates rely on Disability Scoop to stay in the know.

Disabled American Veterans
Obtain information, or support the Disabled American Veterans'.

Economic Impact Debit Card
Learn about the new Economic Impact Debit Card from the IRS. A new way to receive your economic impact payment.

Economic Impact Payment Information Center
Visit this page for the latest information on the Economic Impact Payments.

Fast Food Restaurants Menu Prices
Offers Menus and prices for the majority of the fast food restaurants.

Federal Trade Commission (Corona Virus Scams)
The Federal Trade Commission has put together some information to help avoid Corona Virus Scams.

Flight View
Obtain Flight and Airport status information, follow flights and more. Only partially screen reader friendly due to the use of maps.

Fox News
Get up to the minute stories from Fox News.

Future Aids Talking Atomic Watch Manual
The User's Manual for the Future Aids Talking aAtomic Watch.

Google Covid 19 Information And Resources
Information and resources from Google on the Covid 19 virus.

Guide To The Voice View Screen Reader On Your Echo Device
Description of commands and gestures for the Voice View Screen Reader on Echo Devices.

Hamilton Beach Talking Microwave Users Manual
The user's Manual for the very popular Hamilton Beach Talking Microwave.

Home Security For Those With Vision Impairments
Suggestions for making your home safe in spite of being visually impaired.

Horseradish Information Council
Recipes and all you'll ever want to know about Horseradish.

Household Uses For Blue Dawn Ultra Detergent
A list of uses you may use Dawn detergent for, most of which you probably wouldn't think of.

Household Uses For Hair Conditioner
A surprisingly lengthy list of suggested uses for hair conditioner other then what's suggested by the name.

How Our Vision Changes As We Age
Information on vision changes which may be expected as we age.

How To Make Your Garden Safe and Fun For Disabled Children
Article on creating a garden that's safe and interesting for disabled children.

How To Safely Bring Groceries Into The House
A 15 minute or so video demonstrating how to make bringing groceries into the house as safe as possible.

HowToCreateAFolderOnYourDesktopFor UseWithAnyBrowser
Instructions on how to create a Favorites folder on your desktop that can be used with any browser.

HowToDisableTheAmazonSidewalkFeatureInYourAlexaApp
Learn how to disable the Amazon Sidewalk feature in your Alexa app.

Internet Archive
This site makes available a wide variety of material including OTR programs, software and more. While the site is usable with a screen reader it will take a little time to familiarize yourself with the way it works.

Jaws Users Website
The purpose of this Page is to offer information and instructional material to make us all more productive. I hope you find something of interest.

Keyboard Shortcuts For New Microsoft Edge
This link will take you directly to Microsoft's Support page for the latest Edge Hot Keys.

KNFB Reader Quick Start Guide
The Quick Start Guide for the KNFB Reader App.

KNFB Users Manual
The User's Manual for the KNFB Reader App.

Latitude and Longitude Finder
Determine Latitude and Longitude coordinates for a location.

Legacy.com
Where life stories live on. Find and share obituaries from local communities everywhere.

Lidar App
Lidar is a scanner or radar that scans the environment, predicts depth, and creates a 3D map of the surroundings by sending laser beams and measuring the duration in which they return to the source. This happens very quickly, though, like in nanoseconds, so that you can expect results very quickly. Until now, the closest we get to LiDAR in consumer products is self-driving cars. This technology helps the car's brain detect if there's anything on its way, like a human being crossing the street. However, apart from some prototypes here and there, these cars are not in use yet. But as its fellow technologies like computers (remember the 80s?) and radars, finally LiDAR made its way to the everyday consumer products, like the iPad Pro and iPhone 12 Pro and Pro Max. For additional information visit this website.

Live Tracker Corona Virus Cases By State
While not fully accessible this tracker can provide a substantial amount of information about case numbers.

Magic Chef Talking Microwave Users Manual
The User's Manual for the Magic Chef Talking Microwave.

National Institute Of Health
An excellent source for a wide variety of health information.

National Library of Medicine
The National Library of Medicine located at Bethesda Maryland is a reliable source for medical information.

NewsMax
WOW! Newsmax TV Beats Fox Business, CNBC Combined, Good choice for unbiased reporting.

Nineteen Places To Research Genealogy For Free
A guide to a number of resources which will allow you to research Genealogy for free.

Non Filers Tool
This is a link to a new tool the IRS has on their website. It should be used by those who are not required to file a tax return, and may not receive social security disability, or railroad retirement. It is primarily intended for those who receive SSI, or some kind of welfare benefit. If you wish information on your stimulus payment fill out the form.

NVDA Addons And Class Recordings
This page will make available some NVDA Addons and class recordings for classes done by Hareth.

One America News Network
A good source for unbiased reporting.

Operating Instructions For MP3 Player MF088
A description of the physical location and function of the various controls for the MP3 player described in our Gadgets Corner.

Parenting With Disabilities
Suggestions for parenting for parents with a disability.

Pen Friend Users Manual
The users manual for the Pen Friend Labeler.

Power Outage U.S.
This site provides up to the minute information on power outages throughout the United States. It's only partially usable for screen readers as some of the information is displayed on maps.

Rainbow Bridge
Rainbow Bridge is a virtual memorial home and grief support community for your departed baby. Whether furry, feathered or scaled, all are welcome.

Raynauds Association
A website offering support for Raynauds sufferers. A disease in which the extremities suffer from sensitivity to the cold.

Raynauds Disease Symptoms And Information (Mayo Clinic)
Information provided by the Mayo Clinic about Raynauds Disease and its symptoms.

Reizen Rechargeable Talking Atomic Watch Manual
Instruction manual for the Reizen Rechargeable Talking Atomic Watch.

Reizen Talking Atomic Watch Users Manual
The users manual for the Reizen Talking Atomic Watch.

Resetting The Optigrill If It Only Works in Manual Mode
Instructions for resetting the Optigrill is it only works in the manual mode. The Optigrill Customer Service number is also included.

Royal Caribbean Cruise Line
Obtain information or book cruises.

Security.Org
YOUR SECURITY & SAFETY IS OUR PRIORITY A Dream Team of Security Experts, Advisors, and Researchers… In Your Corner. We Take Security Seriously That’s why we recruited top experts in home security, identity theft, senior care, and other fields. Welcome to the #1 voice in home security and personal safety.

Setting Up A Home Office If Blind Or Visually Impaired
Information on how to set up a productive home office if you're blind or have low vision.

Strap Technologies
The world's first total replacement of the white cane for the blind. Obstacle detection and more.

Such A Site
The focus of this website is to provide multiple forms of resources, information, new concepts, and even some entertainment. 

Talking Bible Manual
The operating manual for the talking single bible available from Braille Bible International.

Talking Dual Bible Manual
Operating manual for the Dual version of the talking bible available from Braille Bible International.

Talking Sign Instruction Manual
Instruction manual for Waytronic Recordable Infrared Motion Sensor Sound Box (Talking Sign) found in the Gadget Corner page. This manual has been specially written for the Blind and Visually Impaired by VIP Conduit.

Talking Solar Bible Users Manual
The users instruction manual for the Talking Solar Bible.

Talking VIP Thermostat Users Manual
Instructional manual for the VIP Talking Thermostat.

The Audio Description Project
The Audio Description Project is a project of the American Council of The Blind.

The Benefits of Drinking Pickle Juice
Read about the benefits of drinking pickle juice. Some of those include relieving leg cramps.

The Best Ways To Stop Robocalls To Your Phone
This page offers some useful suggestions for cutting down the number of Robo calls you receive.

The Cheapest Mobile WiFi Hot Spot Plans
Information on the best deals in mobile WiFi hot spots.

The Lennon Sisters
Obtain information about the Lennon Sisters, both historical and current.

The Office Of President Donald J Trump
Visit the office website of the 45th President.

The Weather Channel
Weather information from The Weather Channel and Weather.com.

Thunderbird E-Mail Client Hot Keys
Hot keys for the Thunderbird E-Mail client.

Thunderbird Instructional Files
Thunderbird Files with audio tutorial. Put together by Hareth. A big thank you goes out to Hareth! Step 1, press enter on the Thunderbird-Basic E X E file twice. 2. This will put a folder on your desktop named Thunderbird Files. 3. To open the folder on your desktop simply press enter on Thunderbird Files. Enjoy

Top Ten Reviews, Expert Product Reviews
Obtain all types of product reviews at one site.

Trouble Shooting Your Cookie Results
A simple easy to follow guide for diagnosing your baking mistakes.

Using The Braille Overlay With The Amazon Smart Oven
Instructions on how to use the Braille Overlay with the Amazon Smart Oven.

Using The NVDA Remote Feature
Step by step instructions for using the NVDA Remote feature to control a second computer.

Using Your Ring Doorbell With Alexa
Directions for linking and using your Ring Video Doorbell with Alexa. Includes a list of voice commands.

Vessel Finder
Locate a vessel anywhere in the world. This site is only partially screen reader usable due to the use of maps. Founded as a vessel tracking service provider in 2011, VesselFinder Ltd. is committed to providing the very highest standards of AIS-related services. We are dedicated in providing real-time data on the positions and movements of over 100,000 vessels every day, utilising a large network of Terrestrial AIS receivers and Satellites all over the world. Increasing the range of offered services over the years, VesselFinder has evolved into an international digital brand and become the premier source of vessel tracking solutions and news covering the world maritime industry.

Voice Alert System 6 Users Manual
The Users Manual for the Voice Alert System 6.

Voice Over User Guide
Voice Over user Guide for Apple products.

Waymo Self Driving Cars
Waymo began as the Google Self-Driving Car Project in 2009. We’re making it safe and easy to get around - without the need for anyone in the driver’s seat. Our Mission Waymo’s mission is to make it safe and easy for people and things to get where they’re going. The Waymo Driver can improve the world's access to mobility while saving thousands of lives now lost to traffic crashes. Visit this site for additional information.

Weather Underground Weather History
Search for weather history for cities around the country.

Weather Whiz Kids
Welcome to Weather Wiz Kids®! I’m meteorologist Crystal Wicker. I designed Weather Wiz Kids® especially for children to allow them to learn more about the fascinating world of weather. It’s also a wonderful educational website for teachers and parents to give them the right tools to explain the different types of weather to children.

Welcome To Tomorrow
This is a summary of the technology changes almost certain to arrive in the next 10 to 20 years. This summary appears to agree with information available from other sources.

Windows 10 Keyboard Shortcuts, The Ultimate Guide
A detailed list of Windows 10 keyboard shortcuts.

World Of Phemonena
The world and universe are filled with tremendously diverse and amazing natural wonders and events, often referred to as phenomena. These wonders and events are observed and experienced by us every day, even though we may not be noticing them. The goal of this website is to explore them and attempt to explain how and why they occur, and what significance they have in the natural world.

Yeti Microphone Manual
The user's manual for the Blue Microphone Companies Yeti Microphone.

You Need A Budget
You Need A Budget is award-winning software and a proven method—that works. What really makes You Need A Budget different is that we can teach you how to manage your money and get ahead—for good. What if your bills rolled in and instead of piling up, you just paid them? No sweat. What if you didn’t even realize it was payday because you had money in the bank and weren’t desperate for that check to arrive? Forget everything you think you know about budgeting and prepare to experience total control. 

Zoom Hot Keys (All Platforms)
Zoom hot keys for computers including Mac and both the IPhone and Android phones.


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