A Newer World for Blinds

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Information Technology and its advantages should be available for everyone so it should be easy for a blind or a low vision person to work with computer. This paper talks about operating systems for blinds and how an open source operating system could be customized for them. The consequent discussions are peer to peer networks for the blinds and use of internet and web browsers.

Keywords: Operating System, Live CD, Open Source, Screen Reader, Linux, Braille Display, Audio Desktop, Peer to Peer, Web Browser
Stream: Human Technologies and Usability
Presentation Type: Virtual Presentation in English
Paper: Newer World for Blinds, A

Fatemeh Maleki

Affiliation not supplied
Tehran, Iran (Islamic Republic of)

Ref: T08P0187