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  • Let's watch our episode #2 to know how a totally blind person maintaining his laptop by opening and replacing hardware parts.

    Updated on: 01/20/2019 - 08:34, for the page: Eyes by hands
  • Welcome to the first eposode of the Eyes off Hands on program produced by Sao Mai Center for the Blind. Let's explore how a blind person does the beadwork with Ms Dang Pham Diem Hong.

    Updated on: 01/03/2019 - 21:03, for the page: Eyes by hands
  • News about technology for the blind, the article section introduces new features in NVDA 2018.3, NVDA 2018.4, Jaws 2019, and some useful tips for improving Google search experience. The tips section shares on how to automatically check for, download, and install updates for NVDA add-ons. The Useful apps section introduces application in Windows, and Android OS.

    Updated on: 06/27/2019 - 20:44, for the page: Newsletter Issue
    • Wrritten by JACOB KLEINMAN
    • Date: March 5, 2018
    Updated on: 12/30/2018 - 13:11, for the page: Blog
  • This will check, download, and install new add-ons for NVDA automatically.

    Updated on: 12/30/2018 - 13:10, for the page: Blog
  • The first Myanmar text-to-speech engine for Android and Windows platform, supporting Burmese, English and :Parli languages. It is implemented by the Sao Mai Center for the Blind, NHM Team, VNSpeak team and the Myanmar Assistive Technology Research and Development Center. Thanks for ICEVI, Overbrook School for the Blind and The Nippon Foundation for their initial financial support.

    Updated on: 07/09/2020 - 21:18, for the page: Sao Mai Soft
  • Highlights of this release include performance improvements in recent Mozilla Firefox versions, announcement of emojis with all synthesizers, reporting of replied/forwarded status in Outlook, reporting the distance of the cursor to the edge of a Microsoft Word page, and many bug fixes.

    Updated on: 12/17/2018 - 10:19, for the page: Blog
  • From 18 to 24 November 2018, Mr. Dang Hoai Phuc/Sao Mai's Executive Director and Mr. Phung Minh Tuan/Media Staff went on a trip to Mongolia to study and suggest plans for the MNFB's technology development programs.

    Updated on: 12/06/2018 - 20:59, for the page: Article
  • Quick reviews on about new main features of Jaws 2019

    Updated on: 06/10/2019 - 13:45, for the page: Blog
  • Introducing two new software developed by Sao Mai: the Sao Mai Typing Tutor (SMTT) for both new computer learners/teachers to improve typing skills/manage students' keyboard learning activities; and the Sao Mai Braille (SMB), a rich-text editor + Braille translation program.

    Updated on: 11/09/2018 - 13:10, for the page: Article
  • Highlights of this release include automatic detection of many Braille displays, support for new Windows 10 features including the Windows 10 Emoji input panel, and many other bug fixes.

    Updated on: 06/10/2019 - 11:42, for the page: Blog
  • Two new major features are: able to input and translate math equations into UEB standard and converting images into Braille tactile graphic.

    Updated on: 09/15/2018 - 21:40, for the page: Article
  • Sao Mai Center has just completed a series of Sao Mai Braille (SMB) tutorial in video format. All these videos have been uploaded to our official YouTube channel.

    Updated on: 08/27/2019 - 17:54, for the page: Article
  • From July 23-26, Sao Mai just hosted an advanced training on producing accessible EPUB3 and DAISY materials for 9 participants coming from different organizations for/of the blind based in HCM.

    Updated on: 08/02/2018 - 21:58, for the page: Article
  • News about technology for the blind, the article section introduces the last part of the series called Settings for safe and optimal Windows, new features in NVDA 2018.2, and the guide for using Sao Mai Braille - new software developed by Sao Mai center for the blind. The tips section introduces an add-on for NVDA named speech history for reviewing and copying 100 most recent messages spoken by NVDA. App introduces are apps on Windows, Android and IOS.

    Updated on: 06/10/2019 - 14:37, for the page: Newsletter Issue
  • Add-on for reviewing, and copying messages spoken by NVDA.

    Updated on: 07/04/2018 - 15:17, for the page: Blog
  • Fast shutdown, and optimize hardk disk.

    Updated on: 06/10/2019 - 14:01, for the page: Blog
  • Highlights of this release include Support for tables in Kindle for PC, support for HumanWare BrailleNote Touch and BI14 Braille displays, Improvements to both Onecore and Sapi5 speech synthesizers, improvements in Microsoft Outlook and much more.

    Updated on: 07/09/2018 - 10:32, for the page: Blog
  • Sao Mai Braille (SMB) is a rich text editing and Braille translation software, developed by Sao Mai Center for the Blind. We hope that this additional tool will help blind individuals/organizations for/of visually impaired people produce Braille materials quickly and less costly. It supports to translate and format into Braille for more than 60 languages and is highly customizable.
    Updated on: 07/18/2018 - 15:20, for the page: Blog
  • A rich text editing and Braille translation application developped by Sao Mai Center for the Blind. It supports to translate more than 60 languages with the well-known LibLouis library, quickly translate multi-lingual document, format Braille based on styles, work with popular document types (txt, rtf, docx) and is highly customizable, math input/translation, Braille tactile graphic and Braille music translation.

    Updated on: 04/11/2020 - 09:05, for the page: Sao Mai Soft
  • Sao Mai Typing Tutor (SMTT) is an application developed by Sao Mai Center for the Blind. The main objective of this application is to help all computer beginners explore, learn and improve typing skills. In addition, we hope this will also bring one more useful and powerful tool for trainers to support their training activities.

    Updated on: 04/11/2020 - 09:10, for the page: Sao Mai Soft
  • Table of Braille contractions for one-syllable words (Grade 3)
    Updated on: 04/23/2018 - 12:21, for the page: Blog
  • Contracted Braille Grade 2 includes abbreviations for consonants, dipthongs and rhymes, following these rules.
    Updated on: 04/23/2018 - 22:14, for the page: Blog
  • General rules for Vietnamese Braille with a full list of letters, numbers, tone letters, formatting marks and punctuation.
    Updated on: 06/16/2019 - 13:27, for the page: Blog
  • News about technology for the blind, the articles section introduces on how to use Sao Mai Typing Tutor - new program produced by Sao Mai center, Part IV of Settings for safe and optimal Windows, new feature of NVDA 2018.1. the tips section introduces how to get an old version of NvDA. The app introduce are applications on Windows.

    Updated on: 06/12/2019 - 02:38, for the page: Newsletter Issue