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    A quick read: "Web Guru for the Blind"

    Here's a short article about IBM's Chieko Asakawa, who currently researches and evangelises about web access for the blind.

    http://spectrum.ieee.org/geek-life/p...or-the-blind/0

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    "Information access has become so critical for our daily lives," she says in her soft but forceful voice. "It's not a privilege; it's a human right."
    Of course there will always be those who believe having access to knowledge, like having access to food, is indeed a privilege. Bah.

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    Good read, poes. What a courageous woman. I wonder if they will fix their site.


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