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Apple to offer coding tools for blind students in UK

Thursday 24 January 2019 | 15:07 CET | News
Apple is partnering with the Royal National Institute of the Blind (RNIB) to launch a new coding programme for blind students, reports The Telegraph.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Apple
Countries: United Kingdom
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