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TABLE OF CONTENTS.

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BULLETINS MENU.

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UPDATE: THIS FILE LAST EDITED 7-2013

REMINDER

NOTES

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A PUBLICATION FROM THE...

SIGHT LOSS

INFORMATION

DETECTIVE


.....ALL RIGHTS RESERVED

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SHOULD THE READER WANT TO SUGGEST ANY ADDITIONS OR CORRECTIONS FOR THIS BULLETIN, PLEASE SEND YOUR IDEAS - GO TO LINK, SEND A MESSAGE, NEAR THE TOP OF THIS WEBPAGE.

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NOTE: THIS INFORMATION IS NOT INTENDED AS AN ENDORSEMENT OR RECOMMENDATION, AND IS PRESENTED SIMPLY AS A CONVENIENCE TO THE READER. BECAUSE OF THE CHANGING AVAILABILITY OF PRODUCTS AND SERVICES, THE COMPLETENESS OF THIS LISTING IS NOT GUARANTEED.

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FOR THOSE VISION LOSS CONSUMERS WHO FIND IT INEFFICIENT, DIFFICULT OR NOT POSSIBLE TO CAPTURE REMINDER NOTES ON PAPER, HERE ARE SOME BATTERY-POWERED SOLUTIONS.

RECORDING AND RETRIEVING PERSONAL AND BUSINESS NOTES CAN BE GREATLY AIDED BY ELECTRONIC NOTE TAKERS.

THESE PALM-SIZE, AUDIO DEVICES ARE SUPERIOR TO A HANDHELD TAPE RECORDER BECAUSE THEY MAKE FINDING STORED INFORMATION QUICK AND EASY. THE DESIGN PARTITIONS EACH MESSAGE SO RETRIEVAL IS SIMPLE FOR EACH VOICE RECORDING. ALSO, THESE NOTE TAKERS SHUT OFF AUTOMATICALLY OR GO TO SLEEP AFTER PLAYING A MESSAGE AND MESSAGE REMOVAL IS JUST ONE OR TWO BUTTON PRESSES.

ONE EXCELLENT USE FOR AN ELECTRONIC NOTE TAKER IS AS A PERPETUAL, AUDIO TO-DO LIST. TASKS ARE ADDED SO THEY ARE NOT FORGOTTEN AND COMPLETED ITEMS CAN BE EASILY AND INDIVIDUALLY DELETED.

HISTORICALLY, IN THE 1990'S THE VXI CORPORATION
SOLD THE VOICE-IT NOTE RECORDER WITH NO VIDEO DISPLAY, HOWEVER, THIS PRODUCT WAS DISCONTINUED IN 2004 BUT IT SOMETIMES CAN BE FOUND ON E-BAY.

FOLLOWING ARE TCURRENTLY AVAILABLE AND INEXPENSIVE VISION LOSS FRIENDLY RECORDERS...

1. AMERICAN PRINTING HOUSE FOR THE BLIND
- WILSON VOICE RECORDER - NO VIDEO DISPLAY
- $ 35

2. ILA
- PEN FRIEND AUDIO LABELER, NO VIDEO DISPLAY
- SPOKEN ADHESIVE NOTES
- $ 140

4. OLYMPUS
- DIGITAL NOTE TAKER, HAS VIDEO DISPLAY
- VOICE GUIDED MENUS
- $ 100

 

5. NOTE TAKING IDEAS...

- SHOPPING LISTS
- WORK LISTS
- SCHOOL HOMEWORK
- HOME CHORES
- FOOD RUNS
- APPOINTMENTS
- ADDRESSES & PHONES
- E-MAILS & WEBSITES
- DIRECTIONS
- MESSAGES
- INSTRUCTIONS
- CONTACTS

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