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13November 2019. Ask our experts.

We are all set to enjoy the next two days at #visionconf19 with @visionary_uk. If you have any tech questions just ask Fraser or Graham when you are out and about.

This is Fraser and Graham.

13 November 2019. Visionary Conference.

We are down at the Visionary conference this Wednesday Thursday and Friday. Here we are holding a Tech Workshop. We will be back in the office from Monday the 18 November.

Occulas Quest device.

05 November 2019. Group and Clubs update.

We have updated the Groups / Clubs page for the November schedule. We hope to see everyone there.

A group of people who attended our talk at the Mitchell Library Glasgow.

01 November 2019. 1st year Celebrations.

Pop by our office on Saturday the 9th November for our 1st year celebration. There will be tea, tech and tons of other stuff too. It is on from 13:00 until 15:00. Email Fraser at TripleTapTech@outlook.com to confirm a place.

A fancy 1 for our first year celebration.

30th October 2019. Teck Talk and Cake Coffee and Chat.

We are looking forward to todays amazing talk on audio books and e books in the Mitchell Library. Pop along to find out everything you always wanted to know. Then it is over to our Bath Street Office for some Cake Coffee and Chat from 13:30 until 15:30. Check out our Groups / Clubs page for more info.

War of the worlds book cover with the tripods attacking the doomed iron clad ship thunder child. .

28 October 2019 Groups.

‪Our Groups at Triple Tap Tech are up and running for the end of October. We are in Wishaw on Tuesday at Stewarton House for some local chat. Wednesday we have the tech talk at the Mitchell library Glasgow from 10:30 until 12:00. Then its over to our office in Bath Street Glasgow for Cake Coffee and Chat from 13:30 until 15:30. Check our the Groups / Clubs page for more info. All Triple Tap Tech events are free and everyone is welcome.

One of our groups enjoying some cakes. Sitting around the coffee table.

10 October 2019. See Differently Award.

We are very happy to announce that our tech expert Fraser has been selected as a national finalist for the RNIB See Differently awards. He is in the Community Contributor of the Year category. The awards are held in London. We know Fraser will do great.

See Differently award image with the same info as the text above.

07 October 2019. Some of what we teach.

We can offer professional training on assistive technology such as. SUPER NOVE, GUIDE CONNECT, VOICEOVER on both Macs and IOS devices, TALKBACK, NVDA, SUNU, IN YOUR POCKET, SYNAPPTICS, SMART TVS all makes, ALEXA, OK GOOGLE, SONOS, PLAYSTATION, XBOX, OCULUS QUEST and many more. Call us on 0141 353 1567.

A man using a smartphone in a university lecture hall.

04 October 2019. Group Dates.

We have all our groups running at the end of October from the Tech Club To the Accessible Games Club and Cake Coffee and Chat. Check out our Groups / Clubs page for full information.

01 October 2019. Busy month.

It was a very busy month for us a TTT. We were testing websites, trying out new equipment, playing exciting new audio games and running our clubs as well as providing expert advice and support. We are looking forward to October.

The Accessible Games Club enjoying audio games in our office.

11 September 2019. Vision Zone Glasgow.

We had a fantastic day today at the #VisionZone event in Glasgow. Now we are looking forward to tomorrow in the Corn Exchange Melrose. We are there from 10:00 onwards.

Our info stall set up in the Mitchell Library Glasgow.

11 September 2019. Vision Zone Glasgow.

We are back in the Mitchell Library Glasgow today with the #VisionZone event. Pop by and get all your questions about tech and sight loss answered.

Toffee looking cool with a set of sunglasses on.

10 September 2019. Vision Zone Ayr.

We here at the Western House Hotel in Ayr ready to answer all your questions. We have some equipment with us to for you to try out.

Info stall all set up with lots of tech to try out.

10 September 2019. Vision Zone Ayr.

Today we are in Ayr with the #Visionzone event at Ayr race course. If you want out expert to answer your wuestion on sight loss and technology pop by and have a chat.Fraser playing with tech.

06 September 2019. Intu Braehead.

Today we are in @intuBraehead with our sight loss and tech info stall with our superstars guide dogs. Pop by to get all your questions answered.

Intu Braehead logo.

05 September 2019. Intu Braehead.

Tomorrow we have our info stall over at intu Braehead. Here you will be able to talk to one of our experts about sight loss and technology. There will also be the two dogs Mercer and Toffee there to. Pop by to get a cuddle and chat.

Our tech experts in front of the info stall at Intu Braehead.

02 September 2019. Busy Week.

It was a very busy week last week with all our groups and clubs. We are looking forward to meeting everyone again at the end of September. Check out our Group page. For more info.

A game screen from an audiogame.

26 August 2019. Everyone is invited.

Its the last week of the month and that means we have several clubs that everyone is invited to cone along to. On Wednesday morning we are in the Mitchell Library with a talk on voice activated technology. After that its back to our office for some Cake Coffee and Chat. Then on Thursday we are in Bellshill in the Bellshill Cultural Centre with tech and chat. Friday its the Tech Club back in our Office and to finish the week off we have the Accessible Games Club on Saturday from our office. We would love to see everyone there. For more info check out our groups page.

16 August 2019. Groups.

Its just over a week until our groups return for August. You can find out all about them by checking out the Groups / Clubs page on our site. If you would like us to start up any groups in your local area then give us a call on 0141 353 1567 or email TripleTapTech@outlook.com

08 August 2019. New content added.

We are happy to of added new content to Guides section of the site. We now have guides for Synapptic accessible software on Android phones and Guide Connect by Dolphin for windows PC.

Guide connect home screen Synapptic home screen

06 August 2019. Mitchell library tech drop in.

Triple Tap Tech at The Mitchell Library, Glasgow

RUVI and TTT are teaming up to bring you Technology Drop-in Wednesdays, in the Fairfield Room of the Mitchell Library, from 10.30 to 12.00 on the Last Wednesday of each month.

The TTT guys have an Aladdin’s cave of useful kit that can help all of us get to grips with the Digital Life! From smart speakers to the latest in Apple and Android phones and tablets, there’s something for everyone. Whether you are Vision impaired, hearing impaired or an older person who struggles with technology, we can help and advise.

Our first drop-in morning will be on Wednesday 28 August. The theme is “Voice Activated” devices. Alexa and Google smart speakers and the In Your Pocket smart phone are a few of the items being demonstrated. Drop in and have an actual “Play” with these devices. Just amble along as no booking is required. Ann Hamilton from RUVI, Fraser Fleming and Graham Gunning from TTT look forward to welcoming you.

The Mitchell Library.

02 August 2019 First Port case study.

We are very proud that our co founder and CEO Fraser is featured on the first port case studies website. First port provided us with all the help and support a new start up needs. Fraser Fleming First Port Study First port logo

02 August 2019. Amazon Smile.

We are part of the Amazon Smile donation service. If you log into your Amazon account at smile.amazon.co.uk Amazon will then donate a proportion anything you buy to us. Go shopping mad and help us raise vital funds too. Amazon smile logo

01 August 2019. Envision Ai Sale.

Our friends over at Envision have a fantastic sale on. https://www.letsenvision.com/. They have up to 75% off there app. Envision uses artificial intelligence to describe the world around and reads text back to you. It is available for both Android and iOS. If you would like to try out Envision Ai Get in touch.

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31 July 2019. Audio version of guides available.

We are proud to announce that we now have audio versions on two of our guides.

Accessibility on Android

Accessibility on iOS.

We will be adding audio version to the rest of our guides very soon.

31 July 2019. Clubs

We had a fantastic day with our two clubs running. The Tech club this morning and Cake Coffee and Chat this afternoon. Check out our Groups / Clubs page of the website for up to date info on whats running.

Club members sitting at table.

27 July 2019. The Accessible Games Club.

Today we had the TAG Club. Lots if fun was had by all enjoying playing Games on all platforms including Playstation Xbox iOS and Android. The next one will be on the 31st of August.

Lots if tablets on a table.

25 July 2019. Bellshill Club.

Today we were back in the Bellshill Cultural Centre for the Bellshill Club. We chatted about many things and a looking forward to expanding the Club. The next one is on the 29th of August.

Graham and William Talking Tech.

29 June 2019 The Accessible Games Club

Today we had the first The Accessible Games Club in our office. We played games on iPads and The Playstation and Xbox. The next one will be on Saturday the 27th July.

Sonic the Hedgehog.

27 June 2019. Bellshill Club.

Today we had the bellshill club meeting in Bellshill Cultural Centre. We talked tech and issues due to sight loss. The next one will be on Thursday the 25th July. Fraser in Bellshill Cultural Centre

26 June 2019. Cake, Coffee and Chat.

This afternoon we had the Cake, Coffee and Chat club. We ate many cakes, hade a few coffees and some great-chat. The next one will be on Wednesday the 31st July.

Cakes on the table.

26 June 2019 Tech Club

This morning we had The Tech Club in the Amazing Mitchell Library in Glasgow. We had a lively discussion on the world of sight loss and tech. The next meeting will be on Wednesday the 31st of July.

Triple Tap Tech Club Logo.

25 June 2019. Clubs.

This week we have a lot of amazing clubs on. On Wednesday the 25th we have the Tech Club in The Mitchell Library from Glasgow 10:30 until 12:00. Then in the afternoon on the same day we have Cake, Coffee and Chat from our office in Bath Street from 13:30 until 15:30. Next on Thursday morning from 09:30 until 12:00 we have a drop in morning in The Bellshill Cultural Centre. Here you can chat to others with sight loss or get expert advice from our tech experts. Lastly on Saturday afternoon we have The Accessible Games Club in our office from 13:00 until 15:00. Here you can find out and try out accessible games across different devices from tablets to computers to the latest consoles. For more information email Fraser at TripleTapTech@outlook.com.

A square table with a lot of different digital devices on displayed on it.

30 May 2919. Drop in sessions.

Today we will be in North Lanarkshire with 2drop in sessions. The first is in Bellshill Cultural Centre from 09:30 until 12:00. And the second is in the Airdrie Carers Centre from 13:00 until 15:00. All are welcome.

Someone looking at the synapptics smart phone.

20 May 2019. Clubs.

This month we will be hosting the Tech Club from the Mitchell Library Glasgow on Wednesday the 29th May from 10:30 until 12:00.

After that we are hosting the Cake, Coffee and Chat from our office from 13:30 until 15:30. No booking is required. If you require more info email Fraser at TripleTapTech@outlook.com. Some lovely cakes and chocolate sweets on a table.

14 May 2019. Intu Braehead update.

We are very grateful to all the staff and customers of Intu Braehead for stopping by our info stall. We are proud to announce that we received £212 in donations. This will go towards providing our services. William Fraser and Graham at the info stall.

8 May 2019. Intu Braehead Info Stall

This Friday we will be back at Intu Braehead with our info stall. This time we will be situated outside M&S. if you are in the area pop by and say hi. We will be there from 10:30 until 17:00. Fraser Graham William with guide dog Toffee and Mercer standing in front of the TTT info stall.

30 April 2019. Tesco Bags of Help.

From the 1st of May we are with the Tesco Bags of Help competition to secure vital funding for our services. We are in the Motherwell and Bellshill area for this. So if you are in Tesco go and grab a few blue coins from the checkout and put them into the coin bank at the exit to the store under Triple Tap Tech slot.

A few Tesco blue coins.

26 April 2019. Be A Superstar.

On Tuesday the 30th April we are having a professional photo shoot in our office. If you would like to be a super model for the day contact Fraser at TripleTapTech@outlook.com or call on 07805 353149. Go on be a superstar. Mercer and Toffee smiling for there photo shoot.

24 April 2019. Clubs cancelled.

Unfortunately we have had to cancel the two groups today. They will be back on next month. Please pass on to others.

17 April 2019. Added Content.

We have added an app list for young people. You can find it here. Top Apps For Young People

15 April 2019. Certified Dolphin Computer access Trainers.

We are very proud and excited to officially announce that both Fraser and Graham are now certified trainers with Dolphin Computer Access Super Nova and Guide Connect accessible software for windows pc. If you would like to find out more about these great aids then get in touch

Dolphin Computer Access logo

15 April 2019. Back in business.

We are happy to return to the Office after an refreshing and productive Easter break. We hope you all had a great holiday. If you would like to book one of our services get In touch.

Toffee and Mercer with big smiles at being back in our office at 260 Bath Street.

29 March 2018 Easter Break.

The office will be closed for the next 2 Weeks for our Easter Break. We will return on Monday the 15 th of April. If you need any support over this time you can email us at TripleTapTech@outlook.com or call Fraser on 07805353149. We hope you have a great Easter. Fraser looking happy in our office as he will be on holiday soon.

25 March 2019. Groups

We have two groups running this week on Wednesday the 27 March 2019. Triple Tap Tech Club is held in the Mitchell Library from 10:30 until 12:00. We then have Cake Coffee and Chat in our office from 13:30 until 15:30. For mote info email us at TripleTapTech@outlook.com .

Triple Tap Tech Club logo.

11 March 2019. Motherwell Macular Society.

This afternoon we were talking tech with the Macular Society in Motherwell. We had a great afternoon talking tech and eating biscuits. Thanks for inviting us along.

11 March 2019. Info Stall Intu Braehead.

We had a fantastic day with our good friends over at Intu Braehead with our info stall and collection. A big thank you to all the volunteers and staff that helped out. We are very grateful for all the donations we received which were an amazing £570. Thank everyone for an amazing day.

Fraser standing in front of the info stall with his guide dog Mercer.

07 March 2019. Info Stall Intu Braehead.

Tomorrow we will be holding our info stall at Intu Braehead from 10:30 until 17:00. If you are in the area pop by to get some advice and support with tech from a visually impaired viewpoint. We look forward to seeing everyone tomorrow.

Graham Fraser and William with guide dogs Toffee and Mercer standing in front of Info Stall.

01 March 2019. Orcam event.

On Thursday we had our good friends from OrCam in our office to demonstrate the OrCam MyEye device and the companion app that has just been released. The OrCam device is a camera that sits on the side of your glasses and is able to read text back to you from books, screens, menus and other items. It also has the ability to recognise peoples faces, bar codes and even products. We find it a very useful device. For more information contact us.

Ian from orcam sitting behind a table that contains the OrCam device and marketing materials.

01 March 2019. Cake, Coffee and Chat.

The first Cake, Coffee and Chat got underway last Wednesday afternoon. We were not short of conversation and cake. In fact we are still eating it in the office this morning. The next one will be on the 27 March 2019 from 13:30 until 15:30. Two ladies enjoying some Cake, Coffee and Chat. Sitting at a table in Triple Tap Tech office.

25 February 2019. Coming up.

This week we have 3 exciting events you are welcome to attend. Firstly we have the Triple Tap Tech Club located in the Mitchell Library on Wednesday the 27th from 10:30 until 12:00. Later that day we have Cake Coffee and Chat located in Our Office. On Thursday the 28 we have our good friends from OrCam Our Office for an open tech afternoon. Here you can just pop by and find out about the OrCam my-eye try it out and see what it can do. We will be in the office to to talk about all other tech too. Why not pop by and learn about and try out some amazing technology.

TripleTapTech Logo.

25 February 2019. Round up.

We have been very busy over the last few weeks. We are talking tech with our good friends at the Scottish War Blinded in there amazing Hawkhead centre. We will be there over the next 3 weeks. We presented voice activated technology to the ROAR Group in the Paisley Disability Resources Centre. We also enjoyed talking about how accessible the iPad with staff from a local primary school. Lastly we were at The Dolphin tech event doing what we do best talking tech. We also done the usual sessions from our office and many home visits. Our info stall at the Dolphin tech Event.

11 February 2019

We are pleased to announce that we are official distributors for The British Wireless for the Blind Fund. This fund grants people with a visual impairment access to specific audio equipment if they meet a set criteria. For more information or to find out if you could be eligible contact us.The British Wireless for the Blind Fund.

04 February 2019

Last Friday we held an info stall at Intu Braehead. We spent the full day talking about sight loss and how technology has a important part to play in keeping independent. We would like to thank the centre and everyone who said hi and made a donation. Together you helped us raise a fantastic £382. This will go a long way to help us provide our service. Graham Fraser and Bill standing with the two guide dogs Mercer and Toffee in front of the info stall.

04 February 2019

This Friday we will be out in Helensburgh talking tech with our good friends at Visibility peer support group. We will be talking about everything from the iPhone to alexa to the In Your Pocket SmartPhone. We just cant stop talking about tech. TripleTapTech Logo

04 February 2019.

We are very proud to be Official partners with the In Your Pocket SmartPhone made by RealSam. This is a smartphone that is operated entirely by voice commands. For more information contact us. In Your Pocket logo

28 January 2019.

Fundraising / Info Stall

We will be at Intu Braehead Shopping centre in Glasgow this Friday the 1st February 2019 from 10:30 am. We will be located next to Boots. We will be holding an Info Stall and have some great digital devices with us. We will also be fund raising. If you are in the area and would like some advice or to see what technology can do for you pop by. For more information contact Fraser at TripleTapTech@outlook.com or visit our Contact page. Intu Braehead logo

26 January 2018.

We are very pleased to announce that we will be inviting Orcam to hold an information day on the 28 February 2009 from 13:00 until 16:00. Contact us at TripleTapTech@outlook.com or use our Contact page to confirm a place.

Orcam is a digital Text Reading device that sits on the side of your head attached to a pair of Glasses. By simply pointing the you finger to any text held in front of it, it has the ability to read it back to you. It can also recognise peoples faces, products and can now read barcodes. For more information about this device visit

https://www.orcam.com/gb/

Both Graham and Fraser will also be there to answer all your questions.

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Orcam device attached to a set of glasses

25 January 2019.

This morning we had a Tech Talk with the Macular Society in Glasgow. We had a chat about basic tablet accessibility, The Amazon Echo and the In Your Pocket smartphone which has recently been updated with an internet radio player.

Image shows Graham standing between two tables talking holding the in your picket device and talking about it.

22 January 2019.

On Friday afternoon we had Micheal in our office from Cue and Review. This is a local charity that provides Talking Newspapers through there Website and some Digital Media Players. They do many other great things too. For more information go and check out there website.

https://www.cueandreview.com/

Cue and Review logo

10 January 2019

We had a fun morning talking to the Visibility Peer Support Group. We did a presentation on the In Your Pocket smart phone from RealSam. This device features in our Top 5 Apps & Devices.. If you would like to learn more about this device or others get in Contact with us. In Your Pocket Smart phone

07 January 2019

We are open for business for 2019. Contact us if you would like to get 1 to 1 Training with modern technology. This year we will also be starting up some groups and doing our tech talks. We look forward to hearing from you. Triple Tap Tech contact info. Fraser Fleming. Graham Gunning. The Renfield centre 260 Bath Street Glasgow G2 4JP 0141 3531567 TripleTapTech@outlook.com

03 January 2019

We will be back in the office on Monday the 7th of January 2018 From 10:30 am. If you were lucky enough to get some new tech over the Christmas period and would like some Advice or Training on what they can do contact us on the below details. Remember we teach all technology from a visually impaired viewpoint.

Triple Tap Tech

The Renfield Centre, 260 Bath Street, Glasgow, G2 4JP

0141 353 1567

0780 535 3149

TripleTapTech@outlook.com

31 December 2018

We wish everyone a grand new year and hope that 2019 will be a great year for you. 2018 was a fantastic year for us as we set up Triple Tap Tech and moved into our office in Glasgow. We hope 2019 will be an eventful year for us. We also thank everyone who has supported us and believed in us, thank you. Take care. Fraser and Graham.

Fancy fire works going off image.

24 December 2018

We would like to wish everyone a merry Christmas. We hope you have a wonderful time. If you are lucky enough to get some new tech and would like training on how to get the most from it get in touch.

TripleTapTech@outlook.com

0141 353 1567

Santa and elf and snowman and rain deer wishing everyone a merry Christmas.

20 December 2018

We are very proud to announce that we have been awarded funding from the National Lottery Big Lottery Fund. This will allow us to continue and develop our services for 2019. Thank you Big Lottery Fund. Contact us to find out more.

Big Lottery fund logo

17 December 2018

SCVO Member

We are very pleased to announce that we are now members of The Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations.

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