Thursday, November 18, 2010
Accessible World is a website that features podcasts, web-conferences and other information relevant to individuals in the disabled community and those that serve them. The podcasts cover new accessible products, services, book reviews, interviews and a host of other informative topics. The podcasts can be listened to live-streaming or downloaded as a .mp3 file. The website also maintains an archive of their most popular series of podcasts. The Conference Rooms section features web-conference discussions on interests such as history, books, healthy living, sports and other topics. Prior to participating in the web-conferencing there is a one-time downloading and installation of a plug-in necessary to participate. A general list of information titled Navigation includes information pertaining to a computer donation program for people who are visually impaired. Here is the address: www.accessibleworld.org.