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Posted on Thursday 1 September 2016 by AppleVis

Welcome to the August 2016 edition of AppleVis Unlimited, our monthly series which aims to highlight what's new and noteworthy in the accessible app landscape. Below, you'll find a recap of the best content posted to AppleVis - from new app...

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Posted on Tuesday 30 August 2016 by Mike Taylor

Over recent years we have become more aware of smart homes, and what could be perceived as the good, bad and the ugly when we think about security and accessibility. While I have heard positive things (to some degree) about the accessibility of...

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Posted on Thursday 25 August 2016 by AppleVis

Apple has today released iOS 9.3.5 to the public, bringing fixes for three zero-day security exploits used to hack into targeted users' iPhones.

According to Mac...

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Posted on Wednesday 24 August 2016 by Morgan

I was so naive. I used to equate artificial intelligence with politicians. I believed that computing devices were, at best, simple automatons. Perhaps I got the definitions switched. Or patently wrong. Today, as I observe people and watch how...

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Posted on Wednesday 24 August 2016 by AppleVis

We are pleased to announce that AppleVis will resume accepting podcast submissions from the community.

In January 2016, we transitioned the AppleVis Podcast to a team-supported model. The members of our Podcast Team have produced a number...

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Posted on Thursday 4 August 2016 by AppleVis

Apple has today released iOS 9.3.4 to the public, bringing an 'Important Security Update' to iOS 9 users.

According to Apple's release notes via Mac...

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Posted on Monday 1 August 2016 by AppleVis

Welcome to the July 2016 edition of AppleVis Unlimited, our monthly series which aims to highlight what's new and noteworthy in the accessible app landscape. Below, you'll find a recap of the best content posted to AppleVis - from new app entries...

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Posted on Monday 18 July 2016 by AppleVis

Today has seen another flurry of software updates from Apple. In addition to the release of iOS 9.3.3, there have also been updates for the Mac, Apple Watch, and fourth-generation Apple TV.

Full release notes for these updates are not yet...

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Posted on Friday 15 July 2016 by Morgan

More than twenty years ago, I was attending a MacWorld Expo during a business trip. One of my favorite distractions at these events was to hunt down any Macintosh software that used speech. Self-voicing software was rare and VoiceOver did not...

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Posted on Thursday 14 July 2016 by Amir

It feels like losing an old friend. Or perhaps losing one's love of life. But American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language was my friend in the world of iOS apps and my love in the world of dictionaries. So going to bed one night with an...

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