Palringo

Category: 

Description of App: 

This is a free instant messaging app that is completely accessible as far as I know. Supports AIM, MSN, Facebook and others. You'll have to create a Palringo account before using it. The connection to each service is not direct, which is not a problem for the most part.

Apple Watch Support: 

Not Known

Version: 

1

Free or Paid: 

Free

Device(s) App Was Tested On: 

iPhone

iOS Version: 

7

Accessibility Comments: 

AppleVis Editor Note: this app was submitted before Usability Ratings were introduced, so one has been chosen on the basis of the accessibility comments made by the original poster. If you have used this app, please post a comment to let us know if you agree with the Rating.

Original Comments: This app is accessible with Voice Over. There are a few unlabelled buttons,, such as those found next to contact names, but it is self-explanatory what they do once you double tap them.

VoiceOver Performance: 

VoiceOver reads all page elements.

Button Labeling: 

Most buttons are clearly labeled.

Usability: 

There are some minor accessibility issues with this app, but they are easy to deal with.