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Posted on Saturday 1 November 2014 by Musicruz

Compatibility: Any iDevice that can run iOS 8.x
Requirement:
Pangu 1.1, which can be found at http://iDownloadBlog.com/Download
If you're gonna do this process in a Virtual Machine...

1 Comments : Last update or comment 6 days 22 hours ago.
Posted on Tuesday 21 October 2014 by Christopher Hallsworth

Hi all
I am here to proudly bring you instructions on how to get text messaging under iOS 8.1 going.
First, you must have an iPhone 4s or later running iOS 8.1. Second, you must have any iPad or iPod Touch 5th Generation, also running...

4 Comments : Last update or comment 1 month 3 days ago.
Posted on Monday 13 October 2014 by Don Barrett

I just purchased a big Jambox and for the most part, I love it. The speaker phone is awesome and almost makes the $269 price from Amazon worth it, but one thing was just driving me crazy.

When I plugged the JamBox into my Mac running...

1 Comments : Last update or comment 1 month 1 week ago.
Posted on Wednesday 17 September 2014 by mehgcap

Before We Begin

In iOS8, you can write braille on your iOS device, similar to apps like MBraille or Braille Touch. The difference is that this is global, available anywhere you have a keyboard. No switching apps and pasting text, you...

7 Comments : Last update or comment 6 days 4 hours ago.
Posted on Wednesday 17 September 2014 by mehgcap

What Are They?

In IOS eight, Apple introduced a new feature called Interactive Notifications. This feature allows users to interact with notifications, without leaving the app they are currently using. For example, you could respond to...

10 Comments : Last update or comment 2 months 2 days ago.
Posted on Sunday 7 September 2014 by mehgcap

Intro

Not everyone knows that all Macs come with a full-featured chess game. Even fewer know that this game is completely accessible, and can even pull some nice tricks to make the experience better for the visually impaired. Below, I...

2 Comments : Last update or comment 2 months 2 weeks ago.
Posted on Sunday 27 July 2014 by Chris Norman

For a while now, VoiceOver portable preferences has bugged me, because it's so outdated. Today I decided to tackle the problem once and for all.

Aims:
What I wanted was a way to take my preferences with me wherever I go. I have 2...

2 Comments : Last update or comment 4 months 13 hours ago.
Posted on Friday 25 July 2014 by mehgcap

Intro

The default Mail app on the Mac is easy enough to use once you set up your mail accounts. You up and down arrow through your messages, press delete to trash some, and… Wait, how do you read messages? Enter? VO-j? Use the preview?...

11 Comments : Last update or comment 3 months 3 weeks ago.
Posted on Friday 25 July 2014 by James AVC

Apple’s iOS 7 for mobile devices has been out for some time now and it has received some great reviews from the disabled community for its improved accessibility. However, many visually impaired people (me included) were unimpressed by the...

5 Comments : Last update or comment 3 weeks 5 days ago.
Posted on Friday 11 July 2014 by mehgcap

Intro

When you first get a Mac, and are learning VoiceOver, it can be hard to remember the myriad commands available. Some are pretty easy, like control-option-w to read the current word. Some are quite complex or seldom used, such as...

1 Comments : Last update or comment 4 months 1 week ago.

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