Sam the Deaf

iOS: Built-in TTY under Phone app

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iOS: Built-in TTY under Phone app

iOS 10 lets you make and receive TTY phone calls from your iPhone or iPad without the need for TTY hardware. Transcripts are saved in the call history of the Phone app. And there’s even a special keyboard that includes shortcut keys for common TTY prompts such as “GA” and “SK.” I’m big fan of […]

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Chanelle Dunn

Usher Syndrome & Reading Speed

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Usher Syndrome & Reading Speed

Further analyzing to understand my Usher-related slowness, I decided to time my reading. Result: On average, I read 23 words per minute. An average reader reads 250 words per min. Summary: 23 wpm vs 250 wpm Translation: -It takes me 1 hour to read while it takes an average person less than 6 min to […]

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Sam the Deaf

Be vegetarian or meat-eater?

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Be vegetarian or meat-eater?

Let vegan be vegan. Let meat-eater be meat-eater. It’s their choice! Just let us enjoy together at BBQ. Genesis 2:16-17 (ERV) “(16) The Lord God gave him this command: “You may eat from any tree in the garden. (17) But you must not eat from the tree that gives knowledge about good and evil. If […]

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Sam the Deaf

Taking a picture with someone who had Usher’s

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Taking a picture with someone who had Usher’s

I would like to give an advice to everybody who knows Usher Syndrome. It encourage you how to take properly photo with your friend or family member without hurt Usher’s feel on bad photo. There is DON’T & DO comic below there that should help you to aware what to do with your camera or […]

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Chanelle Dunn

Cochlear Implant: Thunder Sounds

Usher Syndrome

I love thunder sounds. Beautiful. One benefit of having cochlear implant. Enables me to experience more of the awe of God. Speaking of cochlear implant, other benefits include: It helps me to see better. It increases my safety. It makes me more environmentally and socially aware, making my life more colorful and alive.

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