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Posted on Thursday 20 November 2014 by mehgcap

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As most of you know by now, iOS8 brought with it a huge feature: the ability to type in braille anywhere you can type on...

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Posted on Wednesday 19 November 2014 by Michael Hansen

In her latest song, "Shake it Off," the country/pop artist Taylor Swift wrote, "...the haters gonna hate, hate, hate, hate, hate." While I am sure that Ms. Swift was not referring to some peoples’ recent...

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Posted on Monday 17 November 2014 by Michael Hansen

Apple has today released OS X Yosemite 10.10.1, bringing with it a series of bug fixes and improvements—including a fix for WiFi reliability issues.

According to the OS X 10.10.1 release notes, via...

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Posted on Monday 17 November 2014 by AppleVis

iOS 8.1.1 is now available for download, and - just as with iOS 8.1 - it includes a number of bug fixes for blind and low vision users.

Here are the changes that we have found in our initial testing. Please do let us know in the comments...

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Posted on Thursday 13 November 2014 by mehgcap

I got my iPhone 5 in December of 2012, almost two years ago as of the time of this writing. Last year, the iPhone 5S came out, and it was really cool, but not worth paying an early upgrade fee on top of the price of the phone. Now, the iPhone 6/6...

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Posted on Monday 3 November 2014 by AppleVis

At the end of each month, members of the AppleVis Editorial Team take a look at all the apps that have been posted to the site during that month--either for the first time, or where there has been a significant update--and decide which of these...

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Posted on Wednesday 22 October 2014 by mehgcap

Dear Apple:

For years, I have used your products. I took the path that many people take: an iPod Touch, which slowly drew me into the joy of a simple, powerful, and overall great operating system; to a Mac, which slowly replaced my...

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Posted on Monday 20 October 2014 by AppleVis

Apple Releases iOS 8.1 With a Number Of Fixes And Improvements For Blind And Low Vision Users

Following a short beta testing period, Apple today released iOS 8.1 to the public - the first major update to iOS 8 since its release last...

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Posted on Thursday 16 October 2014 by mehgcap

Intro

Today (October 16, 2014) was Apple's third major announcement of the year, after WWDC in June and the iPhone/Apple Watch event last month. This time, the focus was on the Mac and the iPad, with some exciting new products announced...

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Posted on Thursday 16 October 2014 by mehgcap

Yosemite is Here!

The long-awaited update to Apple's Mac computers, OS X 10.10 Yosemite, has just arrived, bringing along a lot of changes and features. It is a completely free update, as usual. Here are just some of the goodies you can...

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