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Welcome to the Main Menu website. Main Menu is a weekly program run on ACB Radio Main Stream all about technology from a blindness perspective. It features reviews and interviews about all types of technology. The show airs every Friday at 09:00 PM Eastern. It is then made available to Radio Reading Services around the world who are members of IAAIS, is available as a podcast, in the iTunes store, and is in the iBlink Radio ap for IOS and Android devices. If you would like your radio reading service to carry Main Menu, please ensure that they are members of IAAIS and let them know that Main Menu is available to them weekly.

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MainMenu Is Packed With New Information For You This Week

This week MainMenu is packed full with a lot of new and valuable information for you...

David Tanner reviews the Capti Navagator iOS app and shows you how to use many of the great features in Capti Navagator.

Then MainMenu Staff Member David Woodbridge brings us a group of demonstrations including:
A. How to answer a call from your iPhone on our Mac.
B. How to place a call from your Mac using your iPhone.
C. Starting use of an app on an iOS device and completeing what you are doing on your Mac or the reverse.
D. Learning to use the new notification area on your Mac and iOS devices.


Main Menu can be first heard on Fridays at 9:00 pm Eastern time. It airs throughout Saturday on ACB Radio Mainstream.
http://www.acbradio.org/mainstream
ACB Radio Mainstream can also be heard on the phone by calling 231-460-1047 and choosing the appropriate option for ACB Radio Mainstream.
Main Menu is also available in the iTunes store, in the iBlink Radio app for IOS and Android devices, and is available to Radio Reading Services around the world.

Subscribe to the Main Menu podcast feed at:
http://mainmenu.acbradio.org/rss.xml

Visit the Main Menu website at
http://mainmenu.acbradio.org

Follow MainMenu on Twitter at:
http://www.twitter.com/mainmenu

Subscribe to a list where you can interact with other Main Menu listeners and the Main Menu staff by sending a blank email message to:
mm-friends-subscribe at acbradio.org

Posted by David Tanner on 2014-11-20 at 23:37:06.

An Exciting Announcement From Comcast Cable and You Can Develop Apps For iOS Devices

MainMenu starts off this week's program with an exciting announcement from Comcast Cable about their new Talking Guide for their X1 set top box. We will hear about some of the features of the new talking Guide, and you can get more information at http://corporate.comcast.com/news-information/news-feed/talkingguide

And then Nicholas Acasta brings us a presentation on how you can become a developer of apps for iOS devices.

It is an exciting week on MainMenu, and it is filled with exciting and valuable information that you will not want to miss.


Main Menu can be first heard on Fridays at 9:00 pm Eastern time. It airs throughout Saturday on ACB Radio Mainstream.
http://www.acbradio.org/mainstream
ACB Radio Mainstream can also be heard on the phone by calling 231-460-1047 and choosing the appropriate option for ACB Radio Mainstream.
Main Menu is also available in the iTunes store, in the iBlink Radio app for IOS and Android devices, and is available to Radio Reading Services around the world.

Subscribe to the Main Menu podcast feed at:
http://mainmenu.acbradio.org/rss.xml

Visit the Main Menu website at
http://mainmenu.acbradio.org

Follow MainMenu on Twitter at:
http://www.twitter.com/mainmenu

Subscribe to a list where you can interact with other Main Menu listeners and the Main Menu staff by sending a blank email message to:
mm-friends-subscribe at acbradio.org

Posted by David Tanner on 2014-11-13 at 23:33:36.

New Accessible Games and An Introduction To The NVDA Screen Reader

If you like to play games we have a couple of new ones for you this week on MainMenu...

Larry Turnbull, Managing Director of acbradio brings us a demonstration of Silver Dollar game for Windows.

Joseph Lee introduces us to an audio tutorial for the Non-Visual Desktop Access NVDA screen reader. NVDA is available from www.nvaccess.org.


And, Larry Turnbull returns with a demonstration of the iOS game Zombie Arcade.


Main Menu can be first heard on Fridays at 9:00 pm Eastern time. It airs throughout Saturday on ACB Radio Mainstream.
http://www.acbradio.org/mainstream
ACB Radio Mainstream can also be heard on the phone by calling 231-460-1047 and choosing the appropriate option for ACB Radio Mainstream.
Main Menu is also available in the iTunes store, in the iBlink Radio app for IOS and Android devices, and is available to Radio Reading Services around the world.

Subscribe to the Main Menu podcast feed at:
http://mainmenu.acbradio.org/rss.xml

Visit the Main Menu website at
http://mainmenu.acbradio.org

Follow MainMenu on Twitter at:
http://www.twitter.com/mainmenu

Subscribe to a list where you can interact with other Main Menu listeners and the Main Menu staff by sending a blank email message to:
mm-friends-subscribe at acbradio.org

Posted by David Tanner on 2014-11-07 at 00:51:29.

From Shades Of Doom On Your PC to Remapping Your Mac Keyboard and More - we have it for your Halloween This Week On MainMenu

Remapping your Mac keyboard to playing Shades Of Doom on your PC and lots more are waiting for you on MainMenu this week...

Larry Turnbull, Managing Director of ACBradio, demonstrates using the Audible Books app on your iOS device.

Thanks to Cool Blind Tech - Garth shows us how to remap the keys on our Mac to make things more convenient and easy to remember.

Finally, Larry Turnbull returns to show us how to play the Shades Of Doom game on our PC.

Have you got an interesting topic you would like to present on MainMenu? Then please contact us at mainmenu@acbradio.org and we will be glad to work with you to make it happen on one of the most popular tech programs for blind and visually impaired on the internet.


Main Menu can be first heard on Fridays at 9:00 pm Eastern time. It airs throughout Saturday on ACB Radio Mainstream.
http://www.acbradio.org/mainstream
ACB Radio Mainstream can also be heard on the phone by calling 231-460-1047 and choosing the appropriate option for ACB Radio Mainstream.
Main Menu is also available in the iTunes store, in the iBlink Radio app for IOS and Android devices, and is available to Radio Reading Services around the world.

Subscribe to the Main Menu podcast feed at:
http://mainmenu.acbradio.org/rss.xml

Visit the Main Menu website at
http://mainmenu.acbradio.org

Follow MainMenu on Twitter at:
http://www.twitter.com/mainmenu

Subscribe to a list where you can interact with other Main Menu listeners and the Main Menu staff by sending a blank email message to:
mm-friends-subscribe at acbradio.org
Remaping your Mac keyboard to playing Doom on your PC and lots more are waiting for you on MainMenu this week...

Larry Turnbull, Managing Director of ACBradio, demonstrates using the Audible Books app on your iOS device.

Thanks to Blind Cool Tech - Garth shows us how to remap the keys on our Mac to make things more convenient and easy to remember.

Finally, Larry Turnbull returns to show us how to play the Shades Of Doom game on our PC.

Have you got an interesting topic you would like to present on MainMenu? Then please contact us at mainmenu@acbradio.org and we will be glad to work with you to make it happen on one of the most popular tech programs for blind and visually impaired on the internet.


Main Menu can be first heard on Fridays at 9:00 pm Eastern time. It airs throughout Saturday on ACB Radio Mainstream.
http://www.acbradio.org/mainstream
ACB Radio Mainstream can also be heard on the phone by calling 231-460-1047 and choosing the appropriate option for ACB Radio Mainstream.
Main Menu is also available in the iTunes store, in the iBlink Radio app for IOS and Android devices, and is available to Radio Reading Services around the world.

Subscribe to the Main Menu podcast feed at:
http://mainmenu.acbradio.org/rss.xml

Visit the Main Menu website at
http://mainmenu.acbradio.org

Follow MainMenu on Twitter at:
http://www.twitter.com/mainmenu

Subscribe to a list where you can interact with other Main Menu listeners and the Main Menu staff by sending a blank email message to:
mm-friends-subscribe at acbradio.org

Posted by David Tanner on 2014-10-31 at 00:24:05.

There Is A Lot Of New Tech News On MainMenu This Week. Do Not Miss It...

Announcements of several software updates and all about the upcoming release of Magic version 13.

David Tanner interviews Dusty Voorheis, Senior Product Manager for Freedom Scientific about the upcoming release of the Magic large print software version 13.

And, David Woodbridge demonstrates the handoff feature in iOS 8.0 using a iPhone 6 Plus and an iPad Mini both with iOS 8 installed.

We will also be telling you about releases of iOS 8.1 and Jaws 16 public beta 3.


Main Menu can be first heard on Fridays at 9:00 pm Eastern time. It airs throughout Saturday on ACB Radio Mainstream.
http://www.acbradio.org/mainstream
ACB Radio Mainstream can also be heard on the phone by calling 231-460-1047 and choosing the appropriate option for ACB Radio Mainstream.
Main Menu is also available in the iTunes store, in the iBlink Radio app for IOS and Android devices, and is available to Radio Reading Services around the world.

Subscribe to the Main Menu podcast feed at:
http://mainmenu.acbradio.org/rss.xml

Visit the Main Menu website at
http://mainmenu.acbradio.org

Follow MainMenu on Twitter at:
http://www.twitter.com/mainmenu

Subscribe to a list where you can interact with other Main Menu listeners and the Main Menu staff by sending a blank email message to:
mm-friends-subscribe at acbradio.org

Posted by David Tanner on 2014-10-23 at 22:58:53.


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