Latest National Federation of the Blind Stories

2010-12-06 15:18:00

Contractor Everbridge Blocks Blind Subscribers from Emergency Alert Systems BOSTON, Dec. 6, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Federation of the Blind of Massachusetts (NFB of MA) is working to resolve an emergency issue with the City of Boston and one of its contractors, Everbridge.

2010-11-12 09:49:00

National Federation of the Blind Files Complaint Against Penn State BALTIMORE, Nov.

2010-10-25 17:10:00

National Federation of the Blind Files Suit Over Inaccessible Kiosks SAN FRANCISCO, Oct.

2010-10-12 16:37:00


2010-09-29 13:34:00

On Friday Thousands of Print-Disabled Michigan Residents May Lose Free, Independent Access to Newspapers and Magazines DEARBORN HEIGHTS, Mich., Sept.

2010-09-29 09:41:00

System Certified as Equally Accessible to Blind and Sighted Users BALTIMORE, Sept.

2010-08-12 08:00:00

WASHINGTON, Aug. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Blackboard Inc.

2010-08-09 15:53:00

Calls for Equal Access to Information and Technology in America's Universities BALTIMORE, Aug.

2010-08-02 08:23:00

AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Blind Driver Challenge of the National Federation of the Blind (NFB) is one of the new technological innovations that will be featured at this year's NIWeek, held August 3-5.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.