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Talking Tech 31st March 2020

March 31, 2020

CoronaVirus Info

 

Before getting on to the  resources.

 

 There is a new feature on the Vision Store Shop webpage.

At the top, Live Chat with Us button where you can chat with a staff member about products during opening hours 8:30 to 7:PM Monday/Friday EST.

 

the best way to shop or order is via the website shop.visionaustralia.org or email visionstore@visionaustrlaia.org

Quantum RLV for Aussie customers needing to work from home,are offering a 90 day license of JAWS, Zoomtext or Fusion - call 1300 883 853 or email info@quantumrlv.com.au

 

If you are in Australia, have a print disability or are blind or low vision, sign up to the @visionaustralia IAccess Online Library service for books, magazines, and newspapers (can access on smart phones/tablets) - i-accessonline.visionaustralia.org

 

Resources:

 

Australian Government Health Page

 

https://www.health.gov.au

 

CoronaVirus Aussie Health App

 

Android

 

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=au.gov.health.covid19

 

iOS

 

https://apps.apple.com/au/story/id1504899584

 

Australian Government on what’s App

 

Are you on WhatsApp?

Message +61 400 253 787 or go to aus.gov.au/whatsapp in your web browser to get #COVID19 information you can trust from the official Australian Government chatbot.

 

Whatsapp is available from the Apple Store or Google Play.

#coronavirusaustralia

 

Apple’s cOVID-19 Screening Tool

 

https://www.apple.com/covid19/

 

Blind Citizens Australia to offer Zoomn Catch Up Happy Hours for Blind or Low Vision Community

 

Details on Their FaceBook page.

 

News Article

 

https://probonoaustralia.com.au/news/2020/03/cheers-the-virtual-happy-hour-connecting-the-blind-community/

 

FaceBook Page for BCA

 

https://www.facebook.com/BlindCitizensAustralia/?__tn__=%2Cd%2CP-R&eid=ARAF-hUgCxfmU-CJqPsH3bCRpww_F1CcY5vI-V6MGa9G4eTrSb_-rULt67n5avGhlecQw_uE46A-YkmO

 

Accessible cOVID-19 Statistics Tracker

 

https://cvstats.net

 

Zoom Cloud Meetings Android and iOS App Links (plus main site for Windows and Mac)

 

Android

 

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=us.zoom.videomeetings&hl=en_AU

 

iOS

 

https://apps.apple.com/au/app/zoom-cloud-meetings/id546505307

 

Zoom Cloud Meetings Website

 

https://zoom.us

 

Resource - Zoom Keyboard Commands All Platforms

 

https://gttprogram.blog/2020/03/27/resource-zoom-keyboard-commands-all-platforms-by-ryan-fleury/

 

How to Use Face Group Time Calls

 

iOS

 

https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT209022

 

Mac:

 

https://support.apple.com/en-au/HT208176

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