Amazon’s new Kindle Paperwhite is due out in November and will let you listen to your books as well as read them in large print. The Kindle range of e-readers … Continue Reading Use A Kindle To Listen To Your Books
The CNIB (Canadian National Institute For The Blind) has come up with a unique way to help people who need smartphones, but can’t afford to own one. Their new ‘Phone … Continue Reading CNIB ‘Phone It Forward’ Campaign Gives Smartphones To Blind People Who Need Them
There’s news that the once-popular Winamp program is about to make a return to the desktop – and mobile. TechCrunch has been reporting this, saying the new ‘platform-agnostic’ app will … Continue Reading Want To Whip The Llama’s Ass One More Time?
The RNIB (Royal National Institute for Blind People) has launched the Orbit Reader 20 onto the UK market (October 8th). The aim is to significantly reduce the expense of refreshable … Continue Reading RNIB Launches New Low-Cost Braille Display
Microsoft are releasing a new October 2018 update with lots of new features for blind and partially sighted users. Ease of Access Updates You now have more ways to see … Continue Reading New Accessibility Improvements In Latest Windows Update
A new app from Google means users of Android phones can now control their phones using only their voice. The idea isn’t itself new, as smart assistants built into smartphones … Continue Reading Use Your Android Phone Only Using Your Voice
The popular catalogue store Argos has been around since 1973 yet only became fully accessible to blind people in the last ten years. The high street chain is famous in … Continue Reading Order From Argos Using Only Your Voice
Voiceover users who were early adopters of the new Apple Watch OS 5.0 software might have spotted a major flaw in the operating system when it dropped on September 17th. … Continue Reading Major Bug In Apple Watch OS Fixed For Voiceover Users
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?