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2014-07-03 23:04:25

The Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP) has selected the iBill Talking Money Identifier for the U.S. Currency Reader Program. Through this program, the BEP will distribute the iBill device at no cost to eligible blind and visually impaired persons. Wilmington, DE (PRWEB) July 03, 2014 Orbit Research today announced the selection of its iBill Talking Money Identifier by the Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP) for the U.S. Currency Reader Program. Through this program, the BEP will...

2013-07-29 23:17:36

Available now, in time for the fall 2013 school year! A specially adapted version of the Texas Instruments TI-84 Plus™ transforms STEM education for blind and visually impaired students. LOUISVILLE, KY and WILMINGTON, DE (PRWEB) July 29, 2013 The American Printing House for the Blind (APH) and Orbit Research announced today the availability of the Orion TI-84 Plus Talking Graphing Calculator (TGC), the world's first fully accessible handheld graphing calculator. Based on the popular...


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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