Blinded Vets and Friends RSS Feed Blinded Veterans and Friends RSS 2.0 Feed iPhone Tips and Tricks Thu, 27 Jun 2013 12:00:00 EDT Information, of interest, to the visually impaired wanting to use an iPhone or iPad Audio Version of the BVA News Bulletin Thu, 09 Aug 2012 14:43:40 EDT The audio version of the Latest BVA Bulletin, converted to 24 kbps MP3 Plextalk PTP1 Evaluation Wed, 14 Dec 2011 12:48:56 EST An evaluation of the Plextalk PTP1 by Paul L. Oberholtzer, after 2 weeks of testing. Google Chrome is Working on Accessibility Sat, 01 Oct 2011 21:36:40 EDT A second look at this browser that is about to overtake FireFox as the number 2 browser. JAWS With Other Browsers Fri, 30 Sep 2011 23:43:07 EDT A look at alternative web browsers, why they matter, and if JAWS users can benefitg. BVA Bulletins in MP3 on the Web Wed, 28 Sep 2011 13:41:04 EDT New format makes these bulletins more accessible to blinded veterans and others. Plextalk PTP1 IS Not Just a Book Reader Fri, 23 Sep 2011 18:13:37 EDT Regional VA hospitals might not understand why a blinded veteran might need a Plextalk PTP1 as opposed to a Victor Stream book reader. BVAF Newsletter Fri, 23 Sep 2011 13:06:07 EDT The most recent Newsletter for Blinded Veterans and Friends PLEXTALK PTP1 DAISY Book Reader Puts Everything in Your Pocket Thu, 22 Sep 2011 11:14:48 EDT August 8, 2011 By BlindGadget Computers Reading Doctor Notes? Tue, 20 Sep 2011 14:35:13 EDT VA Study Finds Significant Benefits to Patients An Audio Tribute to the United States Military by Paul l. Oberholtzer Mon, 19 Sep 2011 10:41:17 EDT This is a Veterans Day tribute, compiled in 2005 by Paul L. Oberholtzer. It features The American Heritage Band playing each of the Armed Forces theme songs and includes sound effects that were mixed using GoldWave. Schedule of Events Sun, 18 Sep 2011 14:08:03 EDT The most recent Schedule of Events for Blinded Veterans and Friends Retroactive Traumatic Injury Benefits No Longer Just For OEF/OIF Injuries Sun, 18 Sep 2011 13:45:34 EDT WASHINGTON - The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is extending retroactive traumatic injury benefits to Servicemembers who suffered qualifying injuries during the period Oct. 7, 2001 to Nov. 30, 2005, regardless of the geographic location where the injuries occurred. Connecting Disabled Veterans with Golf Enriches Lives at Iowa Event Tue, 13 Sep 2011 16:02:26 CDT Nearly 240 Veterans with injuries and other disabilities will be in Iowa to participate in the National Veterans TEE (Training,Experience) Tournament Sept. 12-15 VA Long Beach California Blind Center given a name - You Tube Sun, 11 Sep 2011 20:46:29 CDT Rep. Dana Rohrabacher speaks in favor of renaming the Long Beach, CA Blind Rehabilitation Center - YouTube VA Announces Expansion of Virtual Lifetime Electronic Record Sun, 11 Sep 2011 18:59:36 CDT The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced today it will expand its pilot for the Virtual Lifetime Electronic Record Latest BVA News Fri, 09 Sep 2011 21:15:34 CDT What's New at BVA Other News Releases Mon, 31 Aug 2010 09:30:00 EDT Some other News Releases of interest.