Reid My Mind Radio – Walk On The Wild Side

May 20th, 2015  / Author: T.Reid

In this latest piece for Gatewave Radio, I get to feature one of my favorite subjects…Technology. Ducere Technologies is the creator of Lecahl, Haptic technology that puts the control in your feet. The original application of this technology was designed for those with vision loss. However, applications for mainstream users were quickly realized. There’s much more to the company…listen and find out!

After listening, go check them out at Lechal.com.

Reid My Mind Radio – Meet Iron Woman – Amy Dixon

May 13th, 2015  / Author: T.Reid

A few weeks ago, I brought you the story of Daredevil, the blind super hero…

Today, a self-narrated profile of Iron Woman. When not biking, running and swimming, this mild mannered tri-athlete is Sommelier Amy Dixon.

Since becoming blind, she’s lost over 50 pounds and is pacing her way towards the Olympics in Rio. If you’re interested in learning just how she did that or what resources are available for blind athletes; first play the audio and then check out the additional resources courtesy of Amy.

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Reid My Mind Radio: The Super Hero Behind Marvel’s Daredevil

April 29th, 2015  / Author: T.Reid

Netflix launched their new series Marvel’s Daredevil earlier this month. While they received some negative feedback from the blind community and others for not including audio description, this piece doesn’t address that. However, be sure to check out the piece I did for the Pennsylvania Council of the Blind’s Talking Advocacy & government titled Behind the Scenes of Netflix Advocacy.

 

I was fortunate to have a chance to talk to Joe Strechay from the American Foundation for the Blind. He is the man behind Daredevil…well hit play and find out what I mean!

 

 

Reid My Mind Radio – What is Blind Sighted

April 24th, 2015  / Author: T.Reid

Reid My Mind Radio – What is Brown Boy Bad?

April 17th, 2015  / Author: T.Reid

Maybe the question is who is Brown Boy Bad?

Under a black and white Apple podcast logo. Is A black and white portrait of an African American boy riding a tricycle with dark black shades. The text on the picture reads: Before Brown Boy Bad(?) [Note the question mark stands out in red] Successful Black fathers on childhood racism

Learn all about it by hitting the play button below…

 

Then go check out the full audio, video and more at Brown Boy Bad.com