Tech Forum

Here you will find notes from our online Tech forum (held since October) ordered by the most recent first. You will also be able to access any resources and useful documents shared from these sessions:

5 November 2020

Once again, 31 techies met up on 5 November – Mark Owen of Kirklees Visual Impairment Network led useful and informative discussions about the new iPhone 12, talking freeview guide on channel 555 and systems that members are using to communicate with people who use their services. Members are setting a WhatsApp group so they can easily and quickly ask for advice from peers. The next session will be held on Thursday 3 December, 10.30 – 11.30am. Register here or if you have previously registered for this forum, please use the same joining details you received when you registered. For a reminder of your joining details, email Visionary.

1 October 2020

Mark Owen and David Quarmby at Kirklees Visual Impairment Network facilitated this informal session. The group discussed new products, accessibility features on IOS14, windows upgrade, magnifier and Zoom features and the Amazon Fire. You can listen to the audio recording of the session and view the chat log.

The group are looking to set up a chat forum so that they connect and share with each other on an ongoing basis.

The next session will be on Thursday 5 November, 10.30am to 11.30am. Register here or if you have previously registered for this forum, please use the same joining details you received when you registered. For a reminder of your joining details, email Visionary.

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