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Talking Tech 6th July 2020

July 7, 2020

More of a Chat About the BBT Canute 360

 

This is the 9 line E-Reader from Bristol Braille Technology and I’ve now had one to use for a couple of weeks, so some comments.

 

My Podcast overview:

https://s177.podbean.com/pb/f0dc8bd3a48ae94ac1e88873741597d8/5ef7ce61/data2/fs54/339150/uploads/Canute_360_demo_bt3h7.mp3?pbss=14e68593-b1e8-5ceb-a8fb-2fc87464f833

 

Manufacturer website:

 

http://www.bristolbraille.co.uk

 

Some Thoughts on the Mantis Q40 and Chameleon Braille Devices

 

Vision Australia currently having a look at these devices, international distribution is via Humanware for APH.

 

Another Sort of Gadget I Purchased, a Simple Head Phone Stand

 

Just keeps your head phones out of the mess on your desk.  One I got is a simple stand that the head phones just sit over and you can wrap the cable around the back.

In the show I said they were about $13, turns out there $39, whoops.

Here is the link to Harvey Norman where I purchased mine, but I’m sure you candy them from almost anywhere.

 

https://www.harveynorman.com.au/red1-aluminium-headphone-stand-black.html 

 

 

My Audio demo of the SteelSeries Arctis 5 Gaming Headset

 

I know I keep going on about this gaming head set which has two sound sources, and a 3.5mm connection you can also make to your smart phone etc, but they are just so good smile.

 

https://s170.podbean.com/pb/e86fd3fdb05b575e5ef287eddf643748/5ef7ddff/data1/fs54/339150/uploads/Overview_demo_of_the_SteelSeries_Arctis_5_Gaming_Headset_9niig.mp3?pbss=2146770f-b747-59bb-b6cb-051b18595ab0

 

How to Tell How Many devices Are on Your Home Wi-Fi

 

Just a good article about managing the devices on your home Wi-Fi network.

 

https://www.idropnews.com/how-to/you-might-have-too-many-devices-on-your-wi-fi-network-heres-how-to-tell/132349/

 

Alexa Just Got Smarter Reminders Across All of Your Echo Devices

 

Rather than just having your Reminders on one Echo, you can now have them on all of them.

 

https://www.cnet.com/how-to/alexa-just-got-smarter-reminders-on-your-amazon-echo-how-to-use-the-new-feature/?UniqueID=A615AA94-B153-11EA-A58D-2C044844363C&TheTime=2020-06-18T11%3A05%3A41&ftag=COS-05-10aaa0b&PostType=link&ServiceType=twitter

 

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