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Posted on Saturday 20 May 2017 by AppleVis

We are pleased to announce that the 2017 inductees into the AppleVis iOS App Hall of Fame, as chosen by the AppleVis community, are Timecrest: The Door and...

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Posted on Thursday 18 May 2017 by AppleVis

Today is the sixth annual Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD); when people are encouraged to talk, think and learn about digital access and inclusion. Our own message today for...

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Posted on Wednesday 17 May 2017 by AppleVis
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Posted on Tuesday 16 May 2017 by Scott Davert

On May 8, Sprint released a new update to the Sprint IP Relay app. While the description only states that there are "Miscellaneous bug fixes", one of those bug fixes is very significant... it restores access for braille users. Until now, braille...

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Posted on Monday 15 May 2017 by AppleVis

Today has seen another round of software updates from Apple. In addition to the release of iOS 10.3.2, there have...

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Posted on Monday 15 May 2017 by AppleVis

Apple has today released iOS 10.3.2 to the public.

At the time of posting, release notes are not yet available. However, as a minor 10.x.x update, there are unlikely to be any significant changes to outward-facing features—with the focus...

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Posted on Monday 15 May 2017 by AppleVis

To mark Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD), Apple stores all over the world will be hosting accessibility-related sessions on May 18, 2017—providing people with an opportunity...

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Posted on Friday 12 May 2017 by AppleVis

We are pleased to announce that voting for the 2017 inductees into the AppleVis iOS App Hall of Fame is now open.

Now in its sixth year, the AppleVis iOS App Hall of Fame is one of...

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Posted on Friday 5 May 2017 by Nicholas

A Verbal Prehistory

In an earlier stage of my eyesight I did a lot of zooming in on the screen. My set up was such that the magnified portion of the screen followed the mouse cursor most of the time. I would use Control-2-finger scroll...

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Posted on Thursday 4 May 2017 by Scott Davert

In what could soon be coming as the first of its kind, Humanware appears to be developing a new braille display and app for synchronizing notes with iDevices. In late April, an app hit the App Store called...

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