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Beloved Best-Selling, Pulitzer Prize-Winning Novel All the Light We Cannot See To Become an Epic Netflix Limited Series Director Shawn Levy Announces a Worldwide...
Hampton, N.H. (September 21, 2021)—Planet Fitness, Inc. (NYSE: PLNT), one of the largest and fastest-growing global franchisors and operators of fitness centers with more members...
Discord & ACB Announce Digital Accessibility Initiative Discord, working with the American Council of the Blind, announced a comprehensive initiative to enhance Discord’s...
Discord, working with the American Council of the Blind, announced a comprehensive initiative to enhance Discord’s voice, video and text communication app to make it more...
The April 29, 2021, American Council of the Blind Board of Directors meeting (via Zoom) was called to order at 8:05 PM Eastern Time by President Dan Spoone. Trott moved and...
Medical Device Nonvisual Accessibility Act  On July 29th, Representative Jan Schakowsky (D-IL-09) introduced the Medical Device Nonvisual Accessibility Act (H.R. 4853) in...