MAST will be offering a 5 session course on using Mac with Voiceover. Learn the basics to using a Mac operating system (iMac, Macbook, Macbook Air included) and the shortcuts of voiceover in this in depth course. We will spread out the information over 5 weeks in two hour sessions. We are limiting this series […]
We have had more requests for the Camera Workshop than we had spaces for, so we will be offering it again in April! If you missed it before, here’s your chance to get your scan on! We invite you to our workshop about using cameras as tools when you are visually impaired. Many people might […]
Want to learn how technology can help you access information while you travel? BlindSquare is one of the most popular apps that can give you real-time information about directions, street names, businesses around you, which way you are facing, and other information that makes traveling while blind much easier and even more fun! We will […]
Ever want to register for a workshop but can’t fit it into your schedule? Let us know of your interest and we might be able to work something out with you. For example, we had such a strong response to our camera workshop, that we (rather impromptu) did two workshops instead of one. This ended […]
We will be partnering with Hull Park and Retreat Center for the Blind for an informative afternoon workshop on living with low vision. Come join us for this seminar to explore areas of challenge due to your vision loss. Mary Lee Turner will lead a conversation regarding resources available to address concerns related to techniques […]
We invite you to our workshop about using cameras as tools when you are visually impaired. Many people might say, “Why would a blind person be interested in the camera?” Although we might not take the greatest pictures, sometimes, the digital camera on your smart phone or other device is an extremely useful tool for […]
Facebook 101 and VoiceOver Just in time to reach out to family and friends and keep in touch over the holidays! MAST has partnered with Tracy Boyd of Mommies with Guides to offer two workshops in how to use your mobile device with VoiceOver and Facebook. Tracy’s group, Mommies with Guides has gotten national media […]
We are excited to announce that we have partnered with AiSquared to offer a demonstration workshop. You are invited! See the latest products from Ai Squared. This is the first chance to see ZoomText Fusion! We will be demonstrating the groundbreaking ZoomText Multi-Monitor support and featuring the all-new ZoomText Large-Print Keyboards. You will also want to […]
Join Nik at the downtown Microsoft Store for a look at Windows-based screenreaders. See details below. Follow this link to the Microsoft Event site to register. Hope to see you there! Introduction to Windows Compatible Screenreading Software Event ID: 1032666852 Portland, OR Located Street Level on Third Avenue and Yamhill Street, next to Tiffany & […]
We had a good time with the parents of blind children at Hull Park and Retreat Center for the Blind. Nik and I facilitated two Parent Cafe’s where we demonstrated the Freedom Scientific Focus 40, iPhones, and other tech. We also answered questions about various aspects of working with special educators. All the parents shared […]
Recent News and Events
UPDATE: Wednesday, April 19th. Our building is open for...
We have had a lot of questions and interest from people who...
We were happy to work with Disability Rights Oregon to...
A few weeks ago, we told you of exciting updates that were...
One of our main goals is to keep you, our client, front and...