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Posted on Thursday 13 October 2016 by Morgan

The first contractions started around 2am, early that morning in late January. My wife gently nudged me into a semi-conscious state to share the news that our first child was actively on the way. In my stupor, I thoughtfully suggested that since...

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Posted on Wednesday 12 October 2016 by Nicholas

Voice in the Machine: A dialogue with my Mac, based on actual events from 2012-2013, circa Mavericks.

The blobby, glowing, white-on-black magnified letters are smudging together again. I blink several times, only now realizing I am...

5 Comments : Last update or comment 4 months 1 day ago.
Posted on Friday 7 October 2016 by Niall Gallagher

In this post I would like to open-up the discussion on conducting research, VoiceOver and general accessibility of researching platforms. I will focus on SurveyMonkey as the research platform in this post, but that is only because it is the...

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Posted on Saturday 1 October 2016 by AppleVis

Welcome to the September 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 Wednesday 28 September 2016 by Amir

Remember my blog posts about the issues surrounding the accessibility of American Heritage English Dictionary? It all started almost four years ago when...

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Posted on Monday 26 September 2016 by Darrell Shandrow Hilliker

I considered skipping this iPhone due to the disappearance of the headphone jack, for about one second, then I moved back into reality and took the plunge. Why?

The iPhone 7 is much more than just a missing headphone jack, even for those...

29 Comments : Last update or comment 8 months 3 weeks ago.
Posted on Friday 23 September 2016 by AppleVis

Apple has today released iOS 10.0.2 to address some bugs introduced in last weeks public launch of iOS 10.

According to the release notes via...

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Posted on Tuesday 20 September 2016 by mehgcap

Welcome to Sierra

Today, Apple released a free update to its Mac computers: macOS Sierra. Apart from the new name for this version (Sierra), you'll notice that Apple has re-branded the entire line of the Mac's operating system. No...

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Posted on Wednesday 14 September 2016 by Morgan

In October of 1999, during a business trip to California, I had the opportunity to attend an exclusive private party on the retired luxury liner, the RMS Queen Mary. The former flagship of the White Star Line was reserved for this one very...

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Posted on Tuesday 13 September 2016 by AppleVis

Apple has today released watchOS 3, proudly claiming that this release will let you “do more in an instant”:

With the latest watchOS, apps launch instantly and are easier to...

5 Comments : Last update or comment 4 months 1 day ago.

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