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New England Low Vision & Blindness Gift Card

Give a Boost to Local Businesses  — Continue buying gift cards. For many small businesses, positive cash flow is the primary factor in whether they survive this economic downturn. Buying gift cards is a great way to get them the cash they need now, while still providing value for yourself down the road. Even better,…
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4 Amazon Echo settings that make Alexa easier to talk to

In this post, we will show you some simple settings that can help make your frustration with Alexa vanish. You ask Alexa to perform dozens of tasks throughout the day, from turning on the lights to playing music on your Amazon Echo speaker. But did you know you can change the way Alexa communicates with you, too? We’ll…
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6 Amazon Echo settings you won’t regret changing

Whether you’ve had your Amazon Echo for days, months or years, you’ll want to update these settings right now. When I unboxed my Amazon Echo for the first time last year, I was excited to see how music sounded on the speaker, control my Ecobee thermostat hands-free and turn on the TV without a remote. However, it wasn’t until…
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3 irritating Amazon Echo pet peeves and how to fix them

Alexa isn’t perfect, but you can help improve it by changing these settings. Since the day I started using an Amazon Echo, I’ve found it convenient for many things — it turns on my TV when I’m too lazy to search for the remote that’s buried in my couch and it controls my Ecobee thermostat when I’m away. However, there…
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4 top Amazon Echo features to perfect and improve now

Customize these key features to make Alexa work harder and smarter for you. You didn’t just buy an Amazon Echo speaker to ask about the weather or play games all day. You bought it to help make your life easier — and there’s no better way to do that than to make sure you’ve customized its features to better…
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Top 10 Technology Resources To Help Get You Thru Isolation

Resources To Help During Pandemic and Isolation Our suggested technology resources are designed to help anyone that is visually impaired while they are in quarantine and not able to have visitors or leave their home.  The ideas below are selected because they can be directly shipped to the client and do not require human contact…
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