Re: [BCAB] About the Kindle Fire Jackie Cairns 28 Nov 2012 11:15 GMT

Hi Eleanor

I did read it, just concurring with it.

Thanks.

Kind Regards,

Jackie Cairns

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Read on Jackie to Steve Griffith's response to what Barry has written.
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From: "Jackie Cairns" <jackie.cairnsplace@btinternet.com>
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Sent: Wednesday, November 28, 2012 11:08 AM
Subject: Re: [BCAB] About the Kindle Fire

> Hi Barrie
>
> This is very interesting.  My understanding was that you couldn't access a
> Kindle Fire with speech very well, so what you have posted makes
> surprising
> reading.  If anyone else has successfully negotiated one of these devices,
> then I too would be curious.
>
>
> Kind Regards,
>
> Jackie Cairns
>
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> From: Bcab [mailto:bcab-bounces@lists.bcab.org.uk] On Behalf Of Barrie
> Sent: 27 November 2012 17:38
> To: 'BCAB Discussion List'
> Subject: [BCAB] About the Kindle Fire
>
> Hi folks. About the Kindle Fire
> Kindle Fire HD 8.9" has the following accessibility features:
> Voice Guide
> reads your screen actions aloud to assist with navigation, and reads the
> text of Kindle books aloud using Text-to-Speech.
> Explore by Touch
> reads aloud details about the selections you make onscreen (for example,
> the title and summary of a book).
> To turn on accessibility features:
> Swipe down from the top of the screen and tap More.
> Under
> Settings, tap Accessibility.
> Accessibility
> From this screen, you can also choose to lock the screen rotation to make
> using accessibility features easier..
>
http://www.amazon.com/gp/help/customer/display.html/ref=hp_201016100_access?
> nodeId=201016100#access
>
>
> Barrie Moxon
> s.moxon@sky.com)
> Twitter: @barriemoxon
>
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