[AI] DTH entertainment services!

Tilakprasad Joshi tilakjoshi1990 at gmail.com
Mon Jul 13 08:42:13 PDT 2015


George Sir is right, we need to find the influential person, calling
customer care doesn't help in anyway.

On 7/13/15, sampath raj rao <sampath.4187 at gmail.com> wrote:
> I think it's time to put the word to the concerned dept. as a few
> months ago we had an article published on dailies over the portability
> of DTH service using the same set up box so that such newly designed
> portable setup boxes can be built with accessibility features from the
> scrap itself instead raising this issue later after such boxes come
> into market.
>
>
>
> On 7/13/15, Zoher <zosk79 at gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>> I think the matter should be taken to the information and broadcast
>> ministry. As set top box is made compulsory they can force the DTH
>> provider
>>
>> to provide talking set top box on demand. 1 more provision can be made
>> that
>>
>> like gsm sim card we should be able to install any digicard in the set
>> top
>> box of our choice.
>>
>>  I agree with Jorge sir, the digitization has put new challenges to VI
>> community not only in DTH Matter but also in other areas of life.
>>
>>  Still Prashant Sir and group of peoples struggle for Talking ATM is not
>> over, we are facing the problem of inaccessible money deposit machines.
>>
>> Many of newly constructed buildings has the lift which has touch pad.
>>
>> New models of of ovens and washing machines has touch pad or even those
>> does
>>
>> not have the touch pad and has physical keys they are not embossed.
>>
>> It makes me think that was analog time was better for VI community?
>>
>> ----- Original Message -----
>> From: "George Abraham" <george at eyeway.org>
>> To: "'AccessIndia: a list for discussing accessibility and issues
>> concerningthe disabled.'" <accessindia at accessindia.org.in>
>> Sent: Monday, July 13, 2015 12:58 PM
>> Subject: Re: [AI] DTH entertainment services!
>>
>>
>>> Would you know people at positions of influence at any of the service
>>> providers?
>>>
>>> -----Original Message-----
>>> From: AccessIndia [mailto:accessindia-bounces at accessindia.org.in] On
>>> Behalf
>>> Of Prashant Verma
>>> Sent: 13 July 2015 12:50
>>> To: 'AccessIndia: a list for discussing accessibility and issues
>>> concerning
>>> the disabled.'
>>> Subject: Re: [AI] DTH entertainment services!
>>>
>>> Technically this is possible only when the settop box has built-in TTS.
>>> Service providers are now a days selling boxes of diferent types e.g.
>>> with
>>> HD quality, with recording etc.
>>> All they have to do is to introduce the set-top box developed in UK with
>>> RNIB as one of the options.
>>> If the set-top boxes were interchangeable  between operators then also
>>> we
>>> can just buy such a box from outside india and use in our homes.
>>>
>>>
>>> -----Original Message-----
>>> From: AccessIndia [mailto:accessindia-bounces at accessindia.org.in] On
>>> Behalf
>>> Of Mahesh Narasimhan
>>> Sent: 12 July 2015 16:45
>>> To: AccessIndia: a list for discussing accessibility and issues
>>> concerning
>>> the disabled.
>>> Subject: Re: [AI] DTH entertainment services!
>>>
>>> Dear George Sir,
>>>
>>> Great point you have shared! I would like to share a suggestion. With
>>> the
>>> growing demand for the DTH services, the remote controls can have a
>>> couple
>>> of extra buttons on it which would be integrated with the whole system.
>>> One
>>> button can be used to switch over the interactive voice and the other
>>> button
>>> can help us in repeating the highlighted message. Rest all the buttons
>>> can
>>> continue doing the existing functions.
>>>
>>> This would be helpful not only for visually impaired persons, but it
>>> would
>>> be of great help to the senior citizens of the country as well.
>>>
>>> If convincing, I believe this matter must be escalated to the highest
>>> level.
>>>
>>> --
>>> "Good friendship is like the relationship between  eye & hand! If the
>>> hand
>>> is hurt, the eye will cry! & when the eye cries, the hand will wipe the
>>> tears"
>>>
>>> With best regards,
>>> Mahesh Narasimhan
>>> Mobile: +91-9899353960
>>> E-mail: maheshdel88 at gmail.com
>>> Skype: maheshdel88
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> On 7/12/15, George Abraham <george at eyeway.org> wrote:
>>>> Hi Folks,
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> I use Tata Ski at home. With each new set top box, I have been finding
>>>> it more and more difficult to navigate the menus. Not sure if the Tata
>>>> Ski promoters consider us blind people as stakeholders.  When I
>>>> started with Tata Ski, I could get to the channels I wanted easily
>>>> thanks to the favourite feature. Sadly, with technological advancement
>>>> and the more sophisticated the digitisation has become, the more
>>>> difficult it has become to navigate. What is the state with other DTH
>>> services?
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> Given the nation's rush towards digitisation, I am not sure how great
>>>> it is going to be for us. On the one hand digital India holds great
>>>> promise for us, but if the digitisation process does not consider us
>>>> as stakeholders, then we are in for deep trouble.
>>>>
>>>>
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