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RTS Access now offers direct online user scheduling

On March 1st, the Regional Transit Serive (RTS) launched the highly anticipated online trip schedule for RTS Access cutomers. The RTS Access Ride Request mobile app, available through the App Store or Google Play allows riders to book and view paratransit trips for Monroe County, NY. RTS Access registration and approval is required prior to booking any trips. What are you waiting for? Learn more!

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https://www.verizon.com/info/technology/assistive-technology-for-visually-impaired/

Verizon Digital provides a guide to Mobile Technology for People with Vision Loss

This week's PODCASTS

Reviews: Finish Reviews: Children & Family Listening; Reviews: Personal Growth; Reviews: Learning By Ear

AARP's final eight lessons gleaned from the pandemic involve trust, wealth inequality, crowd security, disaster preparedness,enjoying nature, telehealth and city organization.

In this program you’ll be hearing about lots of tips and changes you can make in your life if you are living with low vision.

We'll get an update on how the White House's first dogs are adjusting to their new digs, and we'll learn all about the best ways to introduce a new pet to an unfamiliar household

EOS #2116: Super Lidar App, 04/14/21

Apr 12, 2021
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Developers are beginning to make use of LiDAR technology in some smart phones to assist those with impaired vision.  Hosts Nancy and Peter Torpey talk with Shane Lowe from Supersense about their new Super Lidar app and how it makes use of LiDAR to analyze the distance and warn about obstacles that might pose a danger to blind and low vision users.


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