VIBUG, the Visually Impaired and Blind User Group, is located in Massachusetts, and serves blind and visually impaired users of computers and other assistive technology. If you'd like to know more about us, you can download our flyer, which is available as a Microsoft Word document, or a braille formatted file. We encourage you to share this flyer with people you think would be interested in our assistive technology users group.
VIBUG membership costs $20 a year and includes the following benefits.
Vibug elections are held annually at every November meeting. Anyone wishing to vote in this election must be a paid member by the end of the October meeting.
For people who join Vibug as first-time members in November or December, their dues will carry over and cover their membership for the following year.
To Become a Vibug member and join the Vibug announcements mailing list, fill out the Vibug membership form. To make a secure online payment with a credit card or your PayPal account, select the following PayPal button.
You may also join VIBUG by coming to a meeting and paying your dues by cash or check. All checks should be made payable to VIBUG. If you have any questions, please contact our treasurer Bob Resnick at firstname.lastname@example.org
When: Saturday, November 11, 2017 from 1:00 to 4:00 PM
Where: MIT, 77 Mass. Avenue, building 5, room 134, Cambridge MA
Members who cannot attend in-person are welcome to participate online. We are now using TeamTalk. For instructions, go to http://www.vibug.org and find the heading “On-Line Participation”
Please note we will hold our annual election of officers at this meeting. All members in good standing are eligible to vote, including those attending online.
We will discuss the Apple iOS 11.1 upgrade
Frank Ventura will demonstrate the latest version of Narrator with Windows 10
Steve Dresser will talk about JAWS 2018 and Windows 10. He’ll cover Touch cursor with JAWS, JAWS OCR feature and more
If time permits, we will have an open discussion of ElBraille, since at least 3 VIBUG members currently own them.
Not a member yet? It’s easy to join. Visit our website at http://www.vibug.org
Current Vibug members are welcome to attend VIBUG meetings online. VIBUG is using a free online program called teamtalk. If you would like to participate live in meetings online, you must download and install the teamtalk program. There are versions for mac and pc.
Send questions or comments about VIBUG to email@example.com.
Send questions or comments about this site to Tim Cumings, our Webmaster.
last updated: Sunday, November 5, 2017