Most of us are aware that Microsoft PC’s and Apple Macs have got accessibility built into them to make them usable by blind or partially sighted people. The standard features … Continue Reading Chromebooks – Are They A Viable Choice For Blind People?
If you’re always missing deliveries because you are always out, or you are nervous about opening the door when the doorbell goes because you don’t know who is behind it, … Continue Reading Always Out? Try The Ring Doorbell
You may be aware of the many smart speakers out there, in particular those from Google and Amazon. However Apple have decided to jump into this market as well. The … Continue Reading Apple’s HomePod – Is It Worth The Money?
On this week’s episode of Double Tap Canada the team of Steven Scott, Tim Schwartz and Shaun Preece discuss a wide range of topics as usual in their own inimitable … Continue Reading Double Tap Canada Episode 50 – Oculus Quest, Bugs in Apple software and Steven’s new gadgets
Apple’s new range of devices has once again caught the imagination of the public at large, but what should blind and partially sighted people think of the new iPhones and … Continue Reading Apple’s Launch Event… A Blind View
NASA’s Tess spacecraft blasted off from Earth earlier this year in a search for new planets that could support life. Tess lifted off from Cape Canaveral in Florida, riding a SpaceX … Continue Reading Could Nasa’s Latest Spacecraft Help The Blind ‘See’ The Universe?
A little-known feature can describe help visually impaired people to better understand pictures on Twitter. Anyone can enable the Image Description feature on Twitter’s app and website by going to Settings … Continue Reading Twitter Feature Lets The Blind ‘See’ Your Images
Every day, thousands of volunteers around the world participate in Be My Eyes, a global community to help empower people who are blind or have low vision lead more independent … Continue Reading Microsoft Expands Support to 24/7 for Be My Eyes Users
Have you ever wished that you could get better sound quality out of your Amazon Echo? Well imagine only a little longer as Bose are set to bring out their … Continue Reading Bose To Launch Smart Speaker in October
The renowned Professor Stephen Hawking died earlier this year at the age of 76. His achievements as a theoretical physicist challenged the world of science – and captured the imagination of … Continue Reading The Tech Behind Stephen Hawking