AppleVis Podcast

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Thursday, April 14, 2016

In this podcast, Lulu Hartgen gives us a demonstration of SelfieX - Automatic Back Camera Selfie, an app which assists users in easily taking a selfie by giving audio directions to angle the camera and automatically taking a picture when the angle is ideal. As defined by Wictionary, a selfie…

Wednesday, April 13, 2016

In this podcast, Scott Davert shares some tips on how to use the native iOS Mail app more effectively. These include selectively enabling Smart Mailboxes; which can be particularly useful when you have multiple email accounts.

Tuesday, April 5, 2016

In this edition of the AppleVis Extra, Michael Hansen, Alex Hall, and Scott Davert are joined by Matt King, Accessibility Specialist in UI Engineering at Facebook. King tells us about…

Saturday, April 2, 2016

In this podcast, Mike Malarsie gives us a demonstration of MarsEdit - the blog editor for WordPress, Tumblr, Blogger and more.--an easy, accessible program for blogging on the Mac.

Thursday, March 31, 2016

In this edition of the AppleVis Extra, Lisa Salinger, Jeff Bishop and Thomas Domville talk with Winston Chen about the much anticipated version 4.0 release of Voice Dream Reader for iOS.

Monday, March 21, 2016

In the third and last of a short series of podcasts in which he shows us some of the features new to the fourth-generation Apple TV in tvOS 9.2, Jonathan Mosen gives us a look at how you can now use folders to tidy up your Home screen.

More information on tvOS 9.2 can be found in this AppleVis Blog post…

Monday, March 21, 2016

In the second of a short series of podcasts in which he shows us some of the features new to the fourth-generation Apple TV in tvOS 9.2, Jonathan Mosen gives us a look at how you can now use Siri to enter text.

More information on tvOS 9.2 can be found in this AppleVis Blog post.

Monday, March 21, 2016

In the first of a short series of podcasts in which he shows us some of the features new to the fourth-generation Apple TV in tvOS 9.2, Jonathan Mosen gives us a look at bluetooth keyboard support.

More information on tvOS 9.2 can be found in this AppleVis Blog post.

Sunday, March 20, 2016

In this podcast, Mike Malarsie gives us a demonstration of Transit App – Real-Time Tracker & Directions for Bus, Subway and Metro including Offline Schedules.

With Transit app, users can:

  • Know when your next subway or bus is arriving with real-time predictions.*…
Sunday, March 20, 2016

In this podcast, Mike Malarsie gives us a demonstration of Amazon Alexa, the free companion app to the company’s Echo hands-free speaker

Sunday, March 6, 2016

In this podcast, Thomas Domville gives us an overview and demonstration of Blindfold Road Trip for iOS.

In Blindfold Road Trip, the objective of the game is to be the first person to travel 1,000 miles. As described in the App Store:

You and a computer opponent are given a handful of cards. Your turn begins by drawing a card from the deck, and then…

Tuesday, March 1, 2016

In part 3 of his mini series on using bluetooth keyboards on iOS devices with VoiceOver, Scott Davert discusses and shares a number of tips and keyboard shortcuts which should enable you to be more productive and efficient when using Safari to browse the web.

The previous podcasts in this series are:

Saturday, February 27, 2016

In this podcast, Jonathan Mosen gives us An Overview of Tweetings for iPhone and iPod Touch.

While there are too many features of the client to cover in one podcast, this demonstration and explanation of Tweetings should be more than sufficient to get the user up and running successfully.

Sunday, February 21, 2016

In part 2 of his mini series on using bluetooth keyboards on iOS devices with VoiceOver, Scott Davert covers how to edit text and use of the Notes app. While not an exhaustive list of keyboard commands, as this would make for a very dry presentation, topics include: creating a new note, the cursor and how it differs from Windows, text selection, how to apply basic formatting to a note, and deleting of text within a note.

Friday, February 19, 2016

In this podcast, Sheri Wells-Jensen gives us a demonstration of Repeat CheckList - A custom can be learned! for iOS.

Friday, February 12, 2016

In this podcast, Jonathan Mosen gives us a demonstration of Podcast Chapters for Mac OS X.

Podcast Chapters allows a podcast creator to easily insert chapter markers into a podcast, thereby allowing listeners (using podcast clients supporting the chapters feature) to quickly navigate to specific parts of the presentation.

Monday, February 8, 2016

In this podcast, Lulu Hartgen introduces us to Blindfold Horserace, an audio game for iOS where you race your horse against other horses.

In Blindfold Horserace, you walk or run your fingers on the screen as if the horse is running. You are in post 2 and the other horses are in post 1 and 3. Once you hear the starting bells, race as…

Sunday, February 7, 2016

In part one of this mini series, Scott Davert explains some advantages of using a Bluetooth keyboard, demonstrates pairing a keyboard to an iDevice with a Bluetooth keyboard, and goes through some general commands and concepts for using a Bluetooth keyboard with your iDevice.

Tuesday, February 2, 2016

In this episode of his introductory series, Thomas Domville discusses and explores what’s available from within the ‘Touch ID & Passcode’ area of iOS Settings.

This Apple Support page provides more information on how to set up and use Touch ID, a fingerprint identity sensor that makes it easy for you to get into your device.

Sunday, January 31, 2016

In this podcast, Alex Hall shows us how to define a word using Spotlight on macOS.

Sunday, January 31, 2016

In this podcast, Jonathan Mosen demonstrates ReadKit, an RSS reader and more for the Mac. In addition to demonstrating the app, Jonathan covers what RSS is and why he prefers it over getting feeds from Twitter.

ReadKit is a $9.99 purchase in the Mac App Store, or you can…

Thursday, January 28, 2016

In this podcast, David Woodbridge gives us an in-depth discussion and walk-through of one of his most used iOS apps, Audiobooks from Audible.

With an Audible membership, this app provides access to your purchases from Audible’s selection of 180,000+ titles—from best sellers to classics, and everything in-between.

David demonstrates previewing and purchasing a book from…

Sunday, January 24, 2016

In this month's edition of the AppleVis Extra, Michael Hansen, Thomas Domville, and Alex Hall speak with Marty Schultz of Kid Friendly Software. Schultz is the developer behind the wildly popular Blindfold series of accessible audio games, with over 25 games currently in the App Store and many more exciting…

Thursday, January 21, 2016

In this episode of his introductory series, Thomas Domville discusses and explores what’s available from within the ‘FaceTime’ area of iOS Settings.

This Apple Support page provides more information on FaceTime and how it can be used to make video and audio calls from your iOS devices.

Monday, January 18, 2016

In this episode of his introductory series, Thomas Domville discusses and explores what’s available from within the ‘Reset’ area of iOS Settings. The settings here offer the ability to reset specific settings within iOS or to completely restore your device to its default state by erasing all content and settings..

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