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Posted on Monday 2 December 2013 by blindgator
You say potato and I say potato, and yes, I know VoiceOver read both of those the same way, so you will have to imagine the commonly used expression. Being a VoiceOver user on the iPhone and Mac since 2009, I have become very familiar with the...
10 Comments : Last update or comment 10 months 6 days ago.
Posted on Tuesday 26 November 2013 by Jackie Brown
Whether you own a Smartphone, tablet or other portable device, one accessory you may wish to consider is a pair of AfterShokz bone conducting wired or Bluetooth headphones, and here is why.
 
The AfterShokz bone...
1 Comments : Last update or comment 10 months 6 days ago.
Posted on Sunday 17 November 2013 by Jackie Brown
Apple has recently released the iPhone 5S, iPhone 5C, iPad Air, and iPad Mini with Retina display.  All these devices complement the company's existing stable of products.  So how do you decide what is right for you, and which i...
1 Comments : Last update or comment 10 months 6 days ago.
Posted on Thursday 14 November 2013 by AnonyMouse

Apple has just released iOS 7.0.4 for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. Along with the usual bug fixes and stability improvements, iOS 7.0.4 fixes a bug which would sometimes prevent users from making a FaceTime call.

iOS 7.0.4 is available...

25 Comments : Last update or comment 10 months 6 days ago.
Posted on Thursday 14 November 2013 by blindgator
To Mac or Not To Mac? That is the question for many of us visually impaired computer users.
 
Having been a long time member of the AppleVis community and a long time...
14 Comments : Last update or comment 6 months 5 days ago.
Posted on Wednesday 13 November 2013 by blindgator
As a blind iPhone user and someone who relies on VoiceOver for everything from email to social networking to games, I live with the daily frustration of apps and app updates often not being accessible. Yes, I...
7 Comments : Last update or comment 10 months 6 days ago.
Posted on Thursday 7 November 2013 by Scott Davert

TapTapSee, an app which has been free since its release over a year ago, has now begun to role out a paid service. According to it’s...

30 Comments : Last update or comment 10 months 6 days ago.
Posted on Thursday 7 November 2013 by AppleVis
Update 10 November: Applications are now closed
 
Are you passionate about the use of Apple products by the blind and people with low vision? If so, AppleVis may have an exciting opportunity for you!...
5 Comments : Last update or comment 10 months 6 days ago.
Posted on Monday 4 November 2013 by AppleVis
At the end of each month, the AppleVis Editorial Team take a look at all of 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 we...
1 Comments : Last update or comment 10 months 6 days ago.
Posted on Thursday 31 October 2013 by AppleVis
Papa Sangre II has just arrived in the iTunes App Store. This much anticipated follow-up to the Papa Sangre game from 2010 is the third audio only game release from Somethin’ Else. If this latest adventure...
30 Comments : Last update or comment 10 months 6 days ago.

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