I don’t know about you, but for me, January is the most depressing month of the year. Failed diets, winter weather which gets worse every year, and oh yes, the … Continue Reading CES 2019: A Blind Guy’s Take
The popular flatpack furniture retailer IKEA is continuing it’s foray into smart devices for the home. According to TrustedReviews, the Swedish company is adding smart blinds to its smart home … Continue Reading IKEA quietly launch smart blinds
We’ve had a really good start to our year at Double Tap Online thanks to all of your support. Over the next few months expect lots of new and exciting … Continue Reading Happy New Year From Double Tap Online!
UK assistive technology developer, Dolphin Computer Access, has worked with the Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB) to enable blind and partially sighted people to access the charity’s Talking … Continue Reading Dolphin Makes RNIB Talking Books Easier To Read
Amazon have now rolled out the “Follow Up” feature for Amazon Echo devices to the UK. This feature means you can ask your first question normally using the wake word … Continue Reading Amazon Echo Follow Up Mode Comes To The UK
Have you ever wanted to access your Microsoft outlook email or calendar through your Amazon echo device? Would you also like to be able to use Amazon’s Alexa on your … Continue Reading Alexa and Cortana Are Now Best Friends
The developers of popular iOS app FlickType have announced they will be moving from the current monthly subscription payment model, to a, yet to be decided, one time app purchase … Continue Reading FlickType Developers To Drop Subscription Payment Model
Microsoft announced this week that it’s popular online communications service, Skype, is now available on Amazon Echo devices. You will be able to make video calls using the Echo Show … Continue Reading Skype Is Now Available On Amazon Echo
For many years, blind and partially sighted people have hoped for a solution to a very simple problem. And that is watching television independently without the need for sighted assistance. … Continue Reading An Accessible Set Top Box?
The on demand streaming service Netflix have launched two new TV series featuring audio description for blind people with a difference. Using the latest synthesised voice technology, the two new … Continue Reading Netflix Launch Synthesised Audio Description