AppleVis Podcast

Tuesday, June 30, 2020

In this month's edition of AppleVis Unleashed, Thomas Domville, Randy Rusnak, and Mike Malarsie discuss recent Apple news and other topics of interest. Topics featured in this podcast include:

Monday, June 29, 2020

Please find a full text transcript of this podcast below. In this edition of the AppleVis Extra, Dave Nason and Thomas Domville speak with Sarah Herrlinger, Director of Global Accessibility Policy and Initiatives at Apple, and her colleague Dean Hudson, who is also a VoiceOver and braille user himself. On 22 June, Apple’s WWDC keynote highlighted the key changes and updates coming in iOS 14, iPad OS 14, Watch OS 7 and Mac OS Big Sur, from a largely mainstream perspective. This conversation…

Tuesday, June 23, 2020

In this edition of the AppleVis Extra, Dave Nason, Thomas Domville, and Tyler Stephen get together to discuss Apple's WWDC 2020 Keynote.

Sunday, June 14, 2020

In this quick tip, Dave Nason shows us how to de-clutter your Safari tabs on iOS by having tabs close automatically after a period of time not being used.

Friday, June 12, 2020

In this Quick Tip, Tyler Stephen shows us how to disable battery health management on macOS in order to charge a Mac notebook's battery to full capacity.

More information about this feature is available here.

Tuesday, June 9, 2020

Are you lost? Need to give someone your location or address to find you? In this podcast Thomas Domville shows us how to share your current location on an iPhone.

Sunday, May 31, 2020

In this month's edition of AppleVis Unleashed, Thomas Domville, Randy Rusnak, and Mike Malarsie discuss recent Apple news and other topics of interest. Topics featured in this podcast include:

Thursday, May 28, 2020

In this episode of the AppleVis Extra, Dave Nason speaks to Rene Ritchie, formerly of iMore.com and now independent tech journalist, blogger and YouTuber. With last week's Global Accessibility Awareness Day front of mind, they discuss awareness of accessibility needs and features amongst users and developers, how mainstream companies like Apple and others have addressed accessibility and what more we might have to look forward to. Find Rene on

Tuesday, May 26, 2020
Do you have what it takes to beat your friends and foes in Blackjack? Join as Thomas Domville discuss how to sharpen your Blackjack skills with the Blackjack Strategy+ app for iOS. Blackjack Strategy+ is the best way to learn blackjack basic strategy! With this realistic quiz, you'll master when to hit, stay, split, or double down. Use this app to practice before heading to the casino tables! ‎Blackjack Strategy+ on the App Store: https://apps.apple.com/us/app/blackjack-strategizer/…
Saturday, May 23, 2020

Be sure to listen in as Thomas Domville shows us how to enable caption panel for VoiceOver in iOS and why you would want to do that.

Friday, May 15, 2020

Listen in as Thomas Domville shows us how to change Safari's default search engine in iOS.

Tuesday, May 12, 2020
In this podcast, Thomas Domville shows us the ropes in using Radio Talking Book for iOS. The Radio Talking Book Network (RTB) is a free news and information service that broadcasts 24 hours a day, every day, to listeners across the nation. They broadcast daily newspapers, current magazines, and a wide variety of books to appeal to diverse interests. All are read by skilled volunteer readers and broadcasters. ‎Radio Talking Book on the App Store: https://apps.apple.com/us/app/radio-talking-book…
Thursday, May 7, 2020

In this episode of the AppleVis Extra, host Dave Nason speaks to Michael Feir, author of Personal Power; The iOS Edition, a recently released comprehensive guide on how to get the most from iOS as a blind user.

Wednesday, April 29, 2020

In this month's edition of AppleVis Unleashed, regular hosts Thomas Domville and Randy Rusnak are joined by Michael Hansen to discuss recent Apple news and other topics of interest. Topics featured in this podcast include:

Friday, April 24, 2020
In this edition of the AppleVis Extra, Thomas Domville interview Maurice Parker one of the developers of NetNewsWire. ‎NetNewsWire: RSS Reader on the App Store https://apps.apple.com/us/app/netnewswire-rss-reader/id1480640210 Get Wired In the News with NetNewsWire: RSS Reader for iOS https://www.applevis.com/podcast/get-wired-news-netnewswire-rss-reader-ios
Friday, April 17, 2020
In this edition of the AppleVis Extra, Dave Nason and Scott Davert interview KARTHIK KANNAN developer of Envision AI. ‎Envision AI on the App Store: https://apps.apple.com/us/app/envision-ai/id1268632314 Envision - enabling vision for visually impaired Website: https://www.letsenvision.com/ Questions about Envision AI and/or Envision Glasses? Email at karthik@letsenvision.com or write to him from within the app.
Friday, April 10, 2020

Are you using Apple TV+? Did you know that you can change different streaming options for TV+? Join in as Thomas Domville shows us how to choose a streaming option for Apple TV+ in iOS.

Monday, April 6, 2020

In this podcast, Tyler Stephen shows us how to share folders in iCloud Drive on a Mac running macOS Catalina 10.15.4 or later.

More information on sharing folders with iCloud Drive is available on this Apple Support page.

With folder sharing in iCloud Drive, you can share entire folders of files with friends, family, or colleagues. Then, you can work together on your iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Mac, or iCloud…

Friday, April 3, 2020

Are you wanting to share a folder from your iCloud Drive with your family, friends or co-workers? Join Thomas Domville in how to use iCloud folder sharing in iOS.

Wednesday, April 1, 2020

Apple has updated Siri to answer some simple questions about Covid-19 for users in the USA.

In this podcast, Troy Larson shows us how voice queries like “Hey Siri, do I have the coronavirus?” will lead you through a series of quick questions about symptoms such as a dry cough and shortness of breath.

Siri is by no means a replacement for a medical professional, but its answers have been provided by the US Public Health Service, and Siri can direct you to the Centers for Disease…

Monday, March 30, 2020

In this month's edition of AppleVis Unleashed, Thomas Domville, Randy Rusnak, and Mike Malarsie discuss recent Apple news and other topics of interest. Topics featured in this podcast include:

Saturday, March 28, 2020

Would you like to have Siri respond to you when your device is covered or face down? Then you are in luck as Thomas Domville shows us how to make Hey Siri listen with the Facedown Detection or covered in iOS.

Friday, March 27, 2020

In this podcast, The Evil Chocolate Cookie gives us a demonstration of the Tap Strap 2, a single handed all-in-one wearable keyboard, mouse & air gesture controller.

Tap is a wearable keyboard and mouse that enables you to type, mouse and control any Bluetooth enabled device, using any surface and in any position. Tap has accelerometers built into each finger ring, which register which fingers you are tapping and sending the…

Thursday, March 26, 2020

In this podcast Thomas Domville shows us how to add nicknames to Contacts on iOS.

Monday, March 23, 2020

In this podcast Thomas Domville shows us how to name a group conversation in Messages for iOS.