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Posted on Tuesday 1 December 2015 by AppleVis

Welcome to the November 2015 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...

0 Comments : Last update or comment 6 months 2 weeks ago.
Posted on Monday 16 November 2015 by Morgan

It seems so surreal. I am in an airport. I need to go to the public restroom. I find the serpentine tiled entrance to the enclave and I work my guide dog inside. It is vacuous and sounds reflect from every direction off the hard tile walls and...

2 Comments : Last update or comment 7 months 2 weeks ago.
Posted on Sunday 1 November 2015 by AppleVis

Welcome to the October 2015 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...

0 Comments : Last update or comment 8 months 1 day ago.
Posted on Thursday 29 October 2015 by mehgcap

Imagine There's No Button…

For years now, there have been rumblings that Apple may do away with a physical Home button in the next iPhone. So far, of course, this hasn't happened--that small circle has remained in place, and even been...

10 Comments : Last update or comment 7 months 3 weeks ago.
Posted on Sunday 25 October 2015 by Scott Davert

10 more tips for users of Braille displays on iDevices

Two years have passed since my original 10 Tips for...

9 Comments : Last update or comment 1 month 3 days ago.
Posted on Wednesday 21 October 2015 by AppleVis

Apple has today released OS X El Capitan 10.11.1, bringing with it a series of bug fixes and improvements—including a fix for Microsoft Office 2016 compatibility.

According to...

12 Comments : Last update or comment 7 months 3 weeks ago.
Posted on Wednesday 21 October 2015 by AppleVis

Apple has today released watchOS 2.0.1.

For blind and low vision users, Apple has addressed a bug where the on/off status of alarms was not spoken by VoiceOver; changing the text input language when replying is also now accessible.

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3 Comments : Last update or comment 8 months 2 days ago.
Posted on Wednesday 21 October 2015 by AppleVis

Apple has today released iOS 9.1, bringing with it some new features and improvements across the operating system.

For blind and low vision users, Apple has made some progress towards addressing...

57 Comments : Last update or comment 7 months 1 week ago.
Posted on Wednesday 21 October 2015 by David Goodwin

If you have read any of my previous posts about the Apple Watch, you will know that it’s been somewhat of a rollercoaster ride. From not seeing what it could offer me; to...

4 Comments : Last update or comment 8 months 1 hour ago.
Posted on Thursday 15 October 2015 by AppleVis

Apple has today updated its Pages, Keynote, and Numbers apps for iOS and Mac, bringing with them a number of significant accessibility improvements for VoiceOver users.

In Pages, Numbers and Keynote, VoiceOver users can now read relevant...

9 Comments : Last update or comment 7 months 3 weeks ago.

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