VIDEO: How a Blind Person Uses a Computer

Tommy Edison, who has been blind since birth, uses humor to answer the most popular questions about living without sight, takes on more challenges which test his other senses, and goes on adventures that allow him to experience things for the first time.

In this video, Tommy shows how he uses the computer to send an email. The MacBook Pro has an Accessibility preference called Voice Over which reads the screen to him.


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