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
Did you know that the Windows key on your PC keyboard has got lots of uses for blind or fully sighted people? In the next instalment of Tim’s Bits, Double … Continue Reading Tim’s Bits: Top Ten Uses For Microsoft’s Windows Key
Did you know that the Command key on the Apple Mac keyboard has got lots of uses whether you are blind or fully sighted? Tim Schwartz highlights ten of these … Continue Reading Tim’s Bits: Top 10 Uses For The Mac Command Key
There are lots of great keyboards out there that you can use with your home computer. But what if you want to use a keyboard with your smartphone or tablet … Continue Reading The Best Foldable Keyboard?
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?