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​​Technology User Group: 2020



The Technology User Group is a gathering of like-minded individuals with varying degrees of technological skill meeting together to explore and discuss new technologies and services. Such technologies may include emerging advancements in blindness-related apps, but they also include older applications whose functions have been altered so that they now have properties to assist in the nonvisual arena. We are especially interested in technologies that aid in education, employment, and continued access to information. Meetings are held monthly, typically on the second Saturday of the month, and are held both at LBPD and third-party locations and via teleconference. Past recordings are available in the audio archive below. 


​For more information about the Technology User Group or to recommend a topic/technology for discussion, please contact:

Jerry Price, (410) 230-2446 or via email jerry.price1@maryland.gov.​​


Upcoming Events:


All events are currently being held via teleconference until further notice. No programs will be held in person. 
please dial ​ 319-527-4994​ at 10 AM on the dates listed below.

​Saturday, December 12

The Technology User Group will be doing a presentation on how to connect smart devices to smart speakers.  Learn how to connect your cell phone, smart plugs, and smart bulbs to Alexa and Google.  In addition, we will show you how to set up the back tap and sound recognition features on your iPhone. ​​

Saturday, January 9

New Microsoft Edge & Narrator- What you need to know!

Saturday, February 6

Wayaround App - Makes labeling with a smart phone easy.