Archive for October, 2011

This demonstrates how to label unlabeled buttons in apps or web sites using a new VoiceOver feature in iOS 5. If you have an idea for a tip, trick or tidbit, please feel free to submit it for a possible upcoming episode!

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This explains how to create custom vibration settings in iOS5 and link them to specific contacts. If you have an idea for a tip, trick or tidbit, please feel free to submit it for a possible upcoming episode!

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The Accessible Technology Coalition site, sponsored by the Center for Accessible Technology, seeks to provide answers to many questions concerning the use of technology by those with disabilities. If you have an idea for a tip, trick or tidbit, please feel free to submit it for a possible upcoming episode!

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This is a discussion of a way to obtain higher-quality voices for your iOS 5 device. If you have an idea for a tip, trick or tidbit, please feel free to submit it for a possible upcoming episode!

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“Find My Wife”

This week we discuss listener mail, revisit a past story, OSX Flashback.C, Duqu, XBOX Live security, Spam, Phony Netflix, iOS 5 Siri, iPhone 4S, iOS 5, iCloud Issues, AT&T Messaging, T-Mobile rates, RIM Freemiums, CSUN grants, Closed Captioning, Vinux Support, Free BOX.net, McDonalds TV, and much more! To view these stories and other considerations, please visit our Delicious bookmarks page.

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This is a demonstration of how to read and subscribe to RSS feeds on web pages using Internet Explorer (uisng version 9). If you have an idea for a tip, trick or tidbit, please feel free to submit it for a possible upcoming episode!

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This is a demonstration of the new iOS 5 Notification Center, which will group all of your app notifications in one place. If you have an idea for a tip, trick or tidbit, please feel free to submit it for a possible upcoming episode!

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This is a discussion of an organization that is doing research into the best ways that assistive technology can be used in post-secondary education. The site also contains a large list of free and low-cost assistive software. For more information, visit Adaptech.org. If you have an idea for a tip, trick or tidbit, please feel free to submit it for a possible upcoming episode!

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This is part two of a discussion of the iOS 5 Newsstand features including a demonstration of a magazine app which happens to be accessible. Please note that your experience may vary depending on the individual publication’s accessibility as well as your particular iOS device. If you have an idea for a tip, trick or tidbit, please feel free to submit it for a possible upcoming episode!

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“Not So Newsstand”

This week we discuss listener mail, “The Literal Net”, Patch Tuesday, Flashback.B, Blackberry, Kindle Fire, DMCA, Qwikster, Steve Jobs, OS Lion 10.7.2, iPhone 4S, iOS 5, iOS 5 Accessibility Features & VoiceOverOn Podcast, a Braille Tablet, Blindness Hall of Fame, Victor Reader Stratus, and much more! To view these stories and other considerations, please visit our Delicious bookmarks page.

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