Archive for the ‘Mobile’ Category

Aipoly – Vision Through Artificial Intelligence

Wednesday, January 25th, 2017

[embed][/embed] We help the blind and visually impaired quickly identify objects using affordable, cutting-edge technology. Source: Aipoly - Vision Through Artificial Intelligence

Apple’s App Review Should Test Accessibility –

Friday, August 8th, 2014

Marco has a great post outlining why Apple (among others) should require accessibility of an app before releasing it. The closer to the design end of the development curve that accessibility is included, the better. Poor or broken accessibility is exactly the sort of problem that Apple’s App Review team should check ...

Pressy – a smartphone task button

Tuesday, December 31st, 2013

The Pressy is a tiny, simple button that you plug into the headphone jack of your phone that allows you to easily access a regular task. It uses an app that lets you setup the presses it takes to perform certain functions. Clicks are similar to Morse Code and are ...

Winston iOS app Reads Aloud

Sunday, July 14th, 2013

Winston iOS Winston is an iOS app that can read aloud the latest updates from your selected news topics and Facebook / Twitter. Download Winston For iOS Via: Addictive Tips

YouTube videos focusing on Mobile Accessibility

Sunday, October 28th, 2012

Luis Perez has a great channel on Youtube where he focuses on mobile accessibility, primarily on iOS devices. I've included one on the New Features for Assistive Touch in IOS 6. But there's others on similar topics as well as accessibility when using iBooks Author. They're good stuff and I recommend them ...

BreathBird : Breath activated scanning input comes to iPad

Thursday, July 14th, 2011

Techcrunch report on the (free) BreathBird twitter app for the iPad. BreathBird employs the well honed concept of 'scanning' that's been used for alternate input selection on software like on-screen scanning keyboards for years and applies it in a fresh way to this iPad app, using breath as the ...

Just5 Simple features Mobile Phone

Saturday, November 13th, 2010

Just5 Mobile phones take the less is more approach with a phone ideally aimed at older persons and those with a disability with a phone that boasts 5 simple features: 1. Big Buttons : These big buttons really do make a difference. Easy to dial even without putting on glasses. 2. ...