Talking Atlas

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Description of App: 

An amazing innovative app for sighted and visually impaired users with the following features:
• Assistive mode for visually impaired
• Audio Hints to guide through all the modes
• 200+ maps of countries and world
• Audio description for each map
• Audio described flags
• Facts: languages, population, GDP, area size, calling code, History and much more…
• A trivia based on world facets to test your knowledge
• Multiple language dialects for voice over
• Works with on screen D-pad touch, Gestures, and external keyboard (easy indexing)
• In app purchase of more detailed maps of India and a India Based game
• If needed application will be updated overtime with new data

Adjust the setting according to your preference, turn hints on to get guidance on each step in the app, Switch to assistive mode to get audible guidance for visually impaired users, in the app select from the range of 10 different speech rates & 5 different English dialects.

Lots of Facts about the each country like, languages, population, GDP, area size, calling code, History, national anthem, flag description and much more….

Glossary of more than 100 words to help understand geographical terms better.

Go to mode:
Helps to locate a place on all political maps*

Driving Directions:
Gives you complete Step by step directions from Point A to point B

Distance calculator:
Gives you the distance between two or more countries.

Index mode:
To help you switch between more than 200 maps easily.

Store:
Buy an additional detailed set of maps Based on various geographical features Of India and An additional trivia game.

Help:
To get you familiar with the gestures and buttons used, to control the app

Game:
Single player for Player VS AI.
Pass n' Play for two players.
A trivia based on world facts.

Apple Watch Support: 

Not Known

Version: 

1.2

Free or Paid: 

Paid

Device(s) App Was Tested On: 

iPad
iPad

iOS Version: 

6

Accessibility Comments: 

totally accessible app. self voicing. with gestures, external keyboard and labelled buttons.

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.

Other Comments: 

It's a great app for education and entertainment. with the talking maps and the games therein.