AppleVis Podcast

Thursday, September 13, 2018

In this podcast, Dave Nason, Alex Hall, Tyler Stephen, and Scott Davert discuss the announcements made at Apple's September 12, 2018 event.

Thursday, August 30, 2018

In this month's edition of AppleVis Unleashed, Thomas Domville, Randy Rusnakk and Mike Malarsie get together to talk about recent Apple news and topics of interest.

Topics featured in this podcast include:

Apple Q3 Fiscal Report 2018: 41.3M iPhones, 11.6M iPads, 3.7M Macs
Notes of interest from Apple's Q3 2018…

Tuesday, August 28, 2018

To help start off a new school year, Tyler Stephen gives us a podcast covering some of the aspects of Pages for Mac for VoiceOver users.

Saturday, August 4, 2018

In this podcast, Tunmi gives us a quick demonstration of how to use effects and apps in the iOS Messages app.

Monday, July 30, 2018

In this month's edition of AppleVis Unleashed, Thomas Domville, Randy Rusnakk and Mike Malarsie get together to talk about recent Apple news and topics of interest.

Topics featured in this podcast include:

Happy 10th Anniversary, App Store!
Apple Releases iOS 11.4.1 with Improvements to Find my AirPods; HomePod…

Wednesday, July 25, 2018

In this latest episode of the AppleVis Extra, Dave Nason and Thomas Domville are joined by Nick Barbato and Lee Hobbs of AppA11y, the people behind Dice World and Huboodle. Dice World and Huboodle are extremely popular game sets for iOS, and can be played by sighted and visually impaired users alike, thanks to the team's efforts in making the games fully accessible with VoiceOver. Get Dice World on the App…

Saturday, July 14, 2018

In this podcast, Sabrina gives us a demonstration of Blindfold Barnyard, an iOS app that challenges you to beat the clock and return all of the farm animals to their barn by a combination of dragging and swiping.

Blindfold Barnyard comes with several games, including a practice mode, and several different timed games. You control the number of animals on the barn yard, and how fast the…

Saturday, July 14, 2018

In this podcast, Sabrina gives us a demonstration of Melodist - Let photos sing, a US$0.99 app that generates a unique melody for photos by analyzing the changes in hues, saturation and brightness.

Saturday, June 30, 2018

In this month's edition of AppleVis Unleashed, Thomas Domville, Mike Malarsie, and Randy Rusnack talk about recent Apple news and topics of interest.

Topics featured in this podcast include:

Recap of WWDC 2018
There's Still No Sign of Apple's AirPower Charging

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

In this podcast, Tunmi Jubril demonstrates how to find and browse all of the movies and TV shows on Netflix which offer audio description.

Monday, June 18, 2018

In this podcast, Khalfan Bin Dhaher introduces us to Aaptiv: #1 Audio Fitness, an iOS app that offers access to audio-based fitness classes in a range of categories.

From the App Store:

Aaptiv lets you workout when you want, where you want, the way you want. Get unlimited access to audio-based fitness classes led by certified personal trainers. Find the…

Sunday, June 17, 2018

In this podcast, Scott Davert gives us a walk-through and demonstration of Travelear: Listen to the World, a free iOS app that provides access to a selection of 3D soundscapes.

From the App Store description:

Travelear promises to take your ears on an adventure like never before! You can finally go to a…

Thursday, June 14, 2018

In this podcast, Thomas Domville gives us a walk-through and demonstration of the IFTTT iOS app.

IFTTT enables you to connect all your "services, apps and devices" together so that routine and complex tasks are performed automatically.

Over 600 apps work with IFTTT including Twitter, Telegram, Google Drive, Twitch, Weather Underground, Instagram, Gmail, and devices like Google Home, Amazon Alexa, Nest,…

Tuesday, June 12, 2018
In this podcast, Khalfan Bin Dhaher demonstrates how you can play games from within the Google Assistant app for iOS. The Google Assistant app includes a variety of audio games. Available types of games include: * Audio Games: Lucky Trivia, Are You Feeling Lucky?, Mad Libs, World Greatest Word Game, Lucky Trivia Sports Are You Feeling Sporty, Crystal Ball and Delve in to Your Mysterious Future. * Chat Games: Emoji Riddle, Answer Riddles with Emojis, Emoji Movies, Guess the Movies Titles,…
Thursday, June 7, 2018

In this episode of the AppleVis Extra, hosts Dave Nason and Thomas Domville are joined by Sarah Herrlinger, Director of Global Accessibility Policy and Initiatives at Apple.

Topics covered in the discussion include Sarah's role at Apple; the importance of accessibility in the world of technology; Apple's own culture of creating inclusive technology; how Apple works with 3rd party…

Tuesday, June 5, 2018

In this podcast, Dave Nason, Thomas Domville, Tyler Stephen, and Stuart Lawler discuss the announcements made at Apple's WWDC 2018 Keynote.

Monday, May 28, 2018

In this month's edition of AppleVis Unleashed, Thomas Domville, Randy Rusnakk and Mike Malarsie get together to talk about recent Apple news and topics of interest.

Topics featured in this podcast include:

The AppleVis Community Inducts Seeing AI and Weather Gods into its iOS App Hall of Fame

Sunday, May 20, 2018

In this podcast, Gabriel Oria takes us through a quick work-around which allows you to download your full Apple Music library to your iOs device, all in one go.

Saturday, May 12, 2018

In this podcast, Joseph Hodge revisits the SiriusXM app for iOS, and takes us through some of the changes and updated features that may be of interest. Get SiriusXM Radio on the App Store at https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/siriusxm-radio/id317951436?mt=8

Friday, May 11, 2018

In this podcast, Merisa gives us a walk-through and demonstration of Mass Times for Travel, a free iOS app that helps Catholics get to Mass by helping them find churches and worship times worldwide.

Developed by MASSTIMES.ORG!, the app contains what it claims is the most comprehensive database of Catholic churches and worship times in existence.

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

In February 2018 Apple launched the HomePod, its foray into the smart home speaker market. In this podcast, Khalfan Bin Dhaher walks us through the process of setting up the device, managing its settings from the Home app on his iPhone, and some basics on how to use the device, by voice, touch and from the iPhone.
For more on HomePod, check out Serina Gilbert's review at…

Sunday, May 6, 2018

In this podcast, Lysette Chaproniere walks us through Terminology Dictionary, an iOS app for word lovers. It is a powerful English language dictionary, thesaurus and research tool, and is free with optional paid upgrades. Get Terminology Dictionary on the App Store at https://itunes.apple.com/ie/app/terminology-dictionary/id687798859?mt=8…

Friday, May 4, 2018

In this podcast, Khalfan Bin Dhaher takes us through the popular Sleep Cycle Alarm Clock app for iOS and Apple Watch, an intelligent alarm clock which tracks your sleep patterns and wakes you up at the most optimal time while you are in light sleep, making waking up feel natural. Sleep Cycle is a free app with optional subscription based upgrades. Get Sleep Cycle Alarm Clock on the App Store at https://itunes.…

Monday, April 30, 2018

In this month's edition of AppleVis Unleashed, Thomas Domville, Randy Rusnakk and Mike Malarsie get together to talk about recent Apple news and topics of interest.

Topics featured in this podcast include:

Apple Releases iOS 11.3.1 and a Security Update for macOS High Sierra 10.13.4

Friday, April 27, 2018

In this podcast, Lysette Chaproniere gives us an in-depth walk-through of Drafts 5, a feature rich and powerful text capturing tool for iOS.

This is just some of how the its developer describes the app:

Drafts lets you turn text into action – it’s a quick notebook, handy editor, and writing automation tool, all in one. Instead of tapping around other apps, capture in Drafts first. Open…