AppleVis Podcast

Monday, April 23, 2018

Following on from his general overview of the Huboodle app, Thomas Domville now digs a little deeper and takes us through another two of the games inside that app in more detail, Ludopalooza and Simon Says.

Get Huboodle on the App Store https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/huboodle/id1281097173?mt=8&at=11l4LS…

Saturday, April 21, 2018
In this podcast, Abby gives us a walk-through of the NFB-NEWSLINE® Mobile iOS app from the National Federation of the Blind. Are you unable to read a newspaper? Are you missing out on current events, news, and information? NFB-NEWSLINE® provides the text of over four hundred newspapers, fifty magazines, emergency weather alerts and seven day forecasts, personalized television listings, and now retail ads. NFB-NEWSLINE® is a free service available to anyone who is blind, visually impaired, or…
Thursday, April 19, 2018

Following on from his general overview of the Huboodle app, Thomas Domville now digs a little deeper and takes us through another two of the games inside that app in more detail, Blackjack and Trivia Trail. Check back soon for more tutorials of the games inside Huboodle.
Get Huboodle on the App Store https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/huboodle/id1281097173?mt=8

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Following on from his general overview of the Huboodle app, Thomas Domville now digs a little deeper and takes us through two of the games inside that app in more detail, Pirate Poker and Word Builder. Stay tuned for coverage of more of these games in future podcasts.
Get Huboodle on the App Store https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/huboodle/id1281097173?mt=8

Sunday, April 15, 2018

In this podcast, Thomas Domville gives us an overview of Huboodle, a collection of fun and fully VoiceOver accessible games for iOS, all contained inside one app. While this podcast focuses on the app itself, stay tuned for more podcasts from Thomas, which will take us through each of the individual games currently available inside the Huboodle app.
Get Huboodle on the App Store https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/…

Friday, April 13, 2018

In this podcast, Cati gives us an overview and demonstration of the English voices available for VoiceOver users on iOS. Additionally, Cati demonstrates the process of downloading a voice.

Thursday, April 5, 2018

In this highly anticipated episode of the AppleVis Extra, Dave and Thomas are joined by Kosta, one of the team behind the new FlickType keyboard app, and once of Fleksy. In this wide ranging and frank discussion, we discuss the history of Fleksy, what happened with that app and why, as well as looking to the future with FlickType.
For more information on FlickType, visit www.flicktype.com or contact the team on Twitter @FlickType.

Sunday, April 1, 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:

Everything Apple revealed at its 'field trip' event

Thursday, March 29, 2018

In February 2018, Apple launched the HomePod, it's long awaited entry into the smart home speaker market. Just over a month later, Dave Nason is joined by Allison Hartley and Serina Gilbert to discuss their experiences with the device. Now that the dust has settled and the initial excitement of receiving a new device has calmed, how has HomePod settled into their day to day lives, and would they recommend it?

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

In this podcast, Thomas Domville shares some tips on using emoji on iOS.

Topics covered include enabling, accessing and using the emoji keyboard; setting VoiceOver to announce when it reads an emoji in text; and using the VoiceOver rotor and suggestions to speed up emoji selection and entry.

Sunday, March 11, 2018

In this podcast, Abby gives us a walk-through of the Real Care Baby Guide iOS app from Realityworks.

According to the App Store, the Real Care Baby Guide app is designed to be used as a tool to help participants going through a Real Care Baby simulation experience from Reality works. The guide will offer features like "How-To" information, frequently asked questions, Video guides for caring for the infant simulator, Safety precautions and Stress management tips.

Wednesday, March 7, 2018
In this podcast, Duyahn Walker shows us how to pair a Bluetooth speaker with the Apple TV 4th Generation.
Monday, March 5, 2018

In this podcast Abby shows us Talking Pierre The Parrot for iOS. Pierre mimics what you say, as well as dodging tomatoes, throwing dishes and even playing the guitar. Get it on the App Store at https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/talking-pierre-the-parrot/id430152138?m…

Saturday, March 3, 2018
In this podcast, Abby revisits the YouVersion Bible, an iOS iPad app by Life.Church. On more than 250 million devices around the world, people are reading, listening to, watching, and sharing the Bible using the #1 rated Bible App—completely free. Over 1,000 Bible versions, in hundreds of languages. Hundreds of Reading Plans, in over 40 languages. Add your own Verse Images, highlights, bookmarks, and public or private notes. Customize your reading experience. Access everything when you’re…
Wednesday, February 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:

Apple Q1 2018 Results: $88.3 Billion Revenue, 77.3 Million iPhones, 13.2 Million iPads Sold

Saturday, February 10, 2018

The developer behind popular game Super Tile Smash brings us another fun and challenging game. This time the goal is to find hundreds of words from a selection of nine letters, and the game includes thousands of puzzles to try your hand at. In this podcast, Abby takes us through the gameplay and options in the app. Find WordFinder Game on the App Store at https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/wordfinder-game/…

Friday, February 9, 2018

In this podcast, Seyoon Choi demonstrates a use of the Animoji feature that was recently introduced with the iPhone X. He walks us through how the feature works with VoiceOver, as well
as addressing current concerns about this unique feature within the Messages app.

Thursday, February 8, 2018

In this podcast, Thomas Domville gives us a walk-through of CARROT Weather, an iOS app described by it's developer as “a crazy-powerful weather app that delivers hilariously twisted forecasts”.

Features include:

  • Beautifully minimalist weather app
  • Dark Sky’s super accurate weather data
  • Weather Underground data source available as an upgrade
  • Notifications…
Monday, February 5, 2018

Whether you have trouble going to sleep, are traveling on a plane and need a quick power nap, or you just find it relaxing, you may benefit from playing white noise. In this podcast, Abby takes us through White Noise Lite for iOS, which offers a range of relaxing sounds, and the ability to create sounds, mix sounds and create playlists, plus a number of other features. Get White Noise Lite on the App Store at https…

Sunday, February 4, 2018

In this podcast, Abby demonstrates BlindFold Word Cookie, which is one of the latest game titles available from Kid Friendly Software.

Your objective is to create as many words as possible using a set of letters.

In each cookie, there are from 5 to 20 levels. Each level has a set of letters, and you have to find all the words that can be created from those letters. You can use…

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

In the first of what is planned to be a monthly series, 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 release of iOS 11.2.5

Monday, January 29, 2018
In this podcast, Abby introduces us to Blindfold Song Name, a free iOS app that is a fully accessible music game inspired by the TV Game Show "Name That Tune". In each turn, you first hear all of the song title choices. Then you will hear the song. As soon as you know which song it is, tap the screen, and then swipe up or down to your answer, then double tap. If your answer is correct, the faster you picked your answer, the more points you scored. You keep playing until you get 3 answers wrong…
Tuesday, January 9, 2018

IN this podcast, Scott Davert demonstrates and discusses the changes for braille display users in iOS 11 and later. How to set up type to Siri, braille captioning, how to customize braille keyboard commands, and the new settings in the braille menu are covered. A roughly edited transcript follows. Please note, This transcript was created soely for communication access. It is not a certified legal
transcript and may not be entirely verbatim.
Unknown Speaker: Welcome to Applevis.…

Monday, January 1, 2018

In this podcast, Alex Hall, Tyler Stephen, Scott Davert, and Dave Nason recap the highlights of 2017 in the Apple ecosystem and beyond.

Saturday, December 30, 2017

In this podcast, Marco shows us how to delete podcast episodes in the native Podcasts app, which had it's user interface overhauled in iOS11. The option to delete is not immediately obvious, so Marco shows us where to find it using the rotor actions menu or 3D touch.