PocketBraille Lite

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Description of App: 

Braille is the way the blind and visually impaired write and read. PocketBraille Lite provides the ability for sighted and blind users of the iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad to learn the Braille code. PocketBraille Lite lets the user learn the alphabet and punctuation symbols of the Braille code as an entry point to the language.
 

Version: 

2.1

Free or Paid: 

Free

Device(s) App Was Tested On: 

iPhone 4
iPhone 5

Accessibility Comments: 

Fully accessible with the exception to the History section which can only be read by two fingers swipe down. Side to side swipe does not read the History.

VoiceOver Performance: 

VoiceOver reads all page elements.

Button Labeling: 

All buttons are clearly labeled.

Usability: 

The app is fully accessible with VoiceOver and is easy to navigate and use.