Latest National Federation of the Blind Stories

2012-04-26 23:02:00

It’s a partnership for the blind when Swedish Braille embosser manufacturer Index Braille and American Braille specialist Irie-AT establish a new co-operation.

2011-07-14 07:00:00

WELLSELEY HILLS, Mass., July 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- K-NFB Reading Technology today announced that Blio, a leading interactive, engaging, and flexible ereading software application, will be available for download from Apple's App Store onto the iPad, iPhone, and iPod beginning July 12.

2011-05-23 06:00:00

NEW YORK, May 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Baker & Taylor, Inc., the world's largest distributor of digital and physical books and entertainment products, announced ahead of the opening of BookExpo America 2011 that this year Blio, the revolutionary ereading software with online retail storefronts, is forecasted to be preloaded on more than 25 million devices distributed in the U.S.

2011-04-26 09:14:00

LSAC Will Make its Web Site Fully Accessible to the Blind BALTIMORE, April 26, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Federation of the Blind (NFB) today announced that it has settled a lawsuit with the Law School Admissions Council, Inc.

2011-04-26 07:00:00

BALTIMORE, April 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Federation of the Blind (NFB), the nation's leading advocate for Internet access by blind Americans, today announced a cooperative agreement with Ticketmaster, the global event ticketing leader and one of the world's top five eCommerce sites, to make its website fully accessible to the blind.

2011-04-13 07:41:00

BALTIMORE, April 13, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Federation of the Blind (NFB) and the American Association of People with Disabilities (AAPD) will present the fourth Jacobus tenBroek Disability Law Symposium on April 14-15, 2011, at the NFB Jernigan Institute in Baltimore.

2011-04-04 08:25:00

Free Service Offers Independent News Access to Blind and Print-Disabled South Carolina Residents COLUMBIA, S.C., April 4, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Federation of the Blind of South Carolina is pleased to announce today the availability of NFB-NEWSLINE® to all blind and print-disabled South Carolina residents.

Word of the Day
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).