The company that creates the PC screen reader JAWS used by blind and partially sighted people worldwide has just released its back catalogue of webinar training materials. Users of JAWS … Continue Reading Freedom Scientific Make Paid-For Webinars Free For Everyone
I blame David Hasselhoff. That’s my standard response to my disapproving girlfriend, as yet another smart speaker is delivered to my door. After years of watching the oh so cool … Continue Reading Amazon Echo Dot 3: Sounding Out The Competition
While I couldn’t be with my co-hosts on @DoubleTapCanada this week due to man-flu, I was able to listen to Shaun and Tim rant on spectacularly on Episode 52 about … Continue Reading Steven’s Top 5 Things To Know About The Google Event
Twitter has become a very popular social media service among the blind and visually impaired. This is because of how easy and accessible it is to share short bits of … Continue Reading Why Aren’t Image Descriptions Automatically Enabled In Twitter?
It’s tech event season, which means it’s time for every major tech company CEO to hit the stage and unveil the latest and greatest their company has to offer. Last … Continue Reading Amazon Event 2018 – The Visually Impaired Perspective
There’s a popular app that’s available for Apple and Android users called Be My Eyes that offers sighted assistance wherever you are just by using your smartphone. Volunteers are available … Continue Reading Get Help At Home Using Your Smartphone
In September 2017, Amazon unveiled a new feature of Alexa, the virtual assistant that is available on Amazon’s line of Echo devices (and now lots of other products as well). … Continue Reading Amazon’s Routines Could Help Make Your Home Smarter
Making a phone call with a smartphone is fast becoming the least used feature these days. But for those of us who still actually speak to each other it can … Continue Reading Making A Phone Call Using Siri
If you’ve been wondering why people keep talking about smart speakers and whether they might be of any use of you then wonder no more! Double Tap’s Shaun Preece is … Continue Reading What’s A Smart Speaker?
If you’ve been considering getting off the sofa and trying to shed a few pounds this year, you may need to invest in some technology to help encourage you along. … Continue Reading Getting Fit With Fitbit