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Posted on Monday 24 October 2016 by AppleVis

Apple has today released macOS Sierra 10.12.1 to the public, bringing with it a range of bug fixes, changes and improvements.

According to Apple's release notes via...

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Posted on Monday 24 October 2016 by AppleVis

Apple has today released iOS 10.1 to the public, bringing with it a range of bug fixes, changes and improvements.

For blind and low vision users, our initial testing suggests that Apple has made limited progress towards addressing...

37 Comments : Last update or comment 1 month 2 weeks ago.
Posted on Monday 24 October 2016 by Mike Taylor

While most of us have no doubt updated our iOS devices and Macs, there are no doubt users who prefer not to update for many reasons. While updating is an individual decision, I wanted to focus on what may happen if a person doesn’t update.

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Posted on Monday 17 October 2016 by AppleVis

Apple has today released iOS 10.0.3 for iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus users.

The release notes via 9to5Mac for iOS 10.0.3 are:

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Posted on Thursday 13 October 2016 by Morgan

The first contractions started around 2am, early that morning in late January. My wife gently nudged me into a semi-conscious state to share the news that our first child was actively on the way. In my stupor, I thoughtfully suggested that since...

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Posted on Wednesday 12 October 2016 by Nicholas

Voice in the Machine: A dialogue with my Mac, based on actual events from 2012-2013, circa Mavericks.

The blobby, glowing, white-on-black magnified letters are smudging together again. I blink several times, only now realizing I am...

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Posted on Friday 7 October 2016 by Niall Gallagher

In this post I would like to open-up the discussion on conducting research, VoiceOver and general accessibility of researching platforms. I will focus on SurveyMonkey as the research platform in this post, but that is only because it is the...

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Posted on Saturday 1 October 2016 by AppleVis

Welcome to the September 2016 edition of AppleVis Unlimited, our monthly series which aims to highlight what's new and noteworthy in the accessible app landscape. Below, you'll find a recap of the best content posted to AppleVis - from new app...

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Posted on Wednesday 28 September 2016 by Amir

Remember my blog posts about the issues surrounding the accessibility of American Heritage English Dictionary? It all started almost four years ago when...

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Posted on Monday 26 September 2016 by Darrell Shandrow Hilliker

I considered skipping this iPhone due to the disappearance of the headphone jack, for about one second, then I moved back into reality and took the plunge. Why?

The iPhone 7 is much more than just a missing headphone jack, even for those...

29 Comments : Last update or comment 2 months 3 days ago.

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