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How I Read on the iPad - My 10 Favorite Apps

How I Read on the iPad - My 10 Favorite Apps | Readable text | Scoop.it
Want to make the most out of the reading experience on iPad? Go through this list of top 10 really cool apps for reading on iPad.

Via Tom D'Amico (@TDOttawa)
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Jane Gardner's curator insight, March 17, 2015 6:02 PM

Anything to make it easier to read on an Ipad as it is a portable book!

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Drug Abuse and Addiction: Easy-to-Read Facts

Drug Abuse and Addiction: Easy-to-Read Facts | Readable text | Scoop.it
Easy-to-read information about the effects of commonly abused drugs, drug addiction, and drug addiction recovery and treatment.
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Example of Clear and Simple language.

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WAI-ARIA for screen reader users: An overview of things you can find in some mainstream web apps today

WAI-ARIA for screen reader users: An overview of things you can find in some mainstream web apps today | Readable text | Scoop.it
After my recent post about WAI-ARIA, which was mostly geared towards web developers, I was approached by more than one person on Twitter and elsewhere suggesting I'd do a blog post on what it means...
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Two Federal Agencies Capture the Center for Plain Language's Top Awards | Business Wire

Two Federal Agencies Capture the Center for Plain Language's Top Awards | Business Wire | Readable text | Scoop.it
For changing long, complicated forms that help people when they are shopping for home loans into shorter, more easily understood forms, the Consumer P (Two Federal Agencies Capture the Center for Plain Language's Top Awards: WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS...
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Very neat javascript tool for breaking text into more accessible chunks for readers... (RT @russeltarr)

Recommended Link from Russel Tarr at www.activehistory.co.uk (Very neat javascript tool for breaking text into more accessible chunks for readers...
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Wonderful article supporting the use of plain language. I teach this topic in my classes every week: http://t.co/briaTDVGh5
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Definitely applies to voting-related materials!

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1000+ Awesome Free Fonts For Designers

1000+ Awesome Free Fonts For Designers | Readable text | Scoop.it

1000+ Awesome Free Fonts For Designers In this post we are presenting more than 1000+ free fonts to use for designers. We have collected the list of more than 1000+ fonts from various awesome websites. Just check out these fonts and we hope that using these free fonts will save you lots of time ... http://cgvilla.com/2014/06/02/1000-awesome-free-fonts-for-designers/


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21st Century Information Fluency

21st Century Information Fluency | Readable text | Scoop.it
Learning to find, evaluate and use digital information effectively, efficiently and ethically.
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Series: Social Networking for the Blind or Visually Impaired: The What, Why, and How - AccessWorld® - April 2013

Series: Social Networking for the Blind or Visually Impaired: The What, Why, and How - AccessWorld® - April 2013 | Readable text | Scoop.it
AccessWorld: Technology and People Who Are Blind or Visually Impaired is a monthly periodical for anyone who uses or wants to use assistive technology, provides technology training, has students or clients who use technology, needs to make...

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Martyn Cooper's curator insight, April 13, 2014 1:43 AM

Visually impaired people need and use Social Networks too!

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Why politicians and academics don't just say what they mean

Why politicians and academics don't just say what they mean | Readable text | Scoop.it
A forthcoming book by Harvard thinker Steven Pinker takes direct aim at the growing amount of bafflegab in academic and political discourse. Journalists might want to duck as well, Neil Macdonald writes.
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Plain Language Summaries of Research Priority Setting Methods | Cochrane Agenda and Priority Setting Methods Group

Plain Language Summaries of Research Priority Setting Methods | Cochrane Agenda and Priority Setting Methods Group | Readable text | Scoop.it
MT @CAPSMG develop lay summaries of #researchprioritysetting methods for @cochranecollab grps to make more accessible http://t.co/28wZq9K0K5
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