Category: accessibility

Google pauses crackdown on apps that use accessibility features

Google pauses crackdown on apps that use accessibility features
Almost a month ago, Google cracked down on developers that used Android's accessibility features for apps that weren't expressly created
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Colorblind Windows Users: Try This Trick to Better Distinguish Colors

Colorblind Windows Users: Try This Trick to Better Distinguish Colors
The Windows 10 Fall Creators Update brought with it a ton of new features and settings that aim to make your
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Airbnb buys startup to help you find disability-friendly rentals

Airbnb buys startup to help you find disability-friendly rentals
Airbnb knows its hosts haven't always been kind to people with disabilities, and it's taking some definitive steps to fix
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Google cracks down on apps that misuse accessibility features

Google cracks down on apps that misuse accessibility features
Android's accessibility services are supposed help disabled folks by letting app-makers integrate spoken feedback, voice commands and more. However, developers
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Microsoft ends its last free Windows 10 promo on December 31st

Microsoft ends its last free Windows 10 promo on December 31st
Microsoft largely stopped offering free Windows 10 upgrades back in July 2016. However, there's been an ongoing exception: if you
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How to Open Files/Folders With Only One Click in Windows

How to Open Files/Folders With Only One Click in Windows
Yes, we know opening files and folders on Windows isn’t a particularly taxing endeavor. A quick double-click and you’re in. If
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How to Turn Off Annoying Sounds in Microsoft Office 2016

How to Turn Off Annoying Sounds in Microsoft Office 2016
Alerts and notifications can be useful, but too many and you eventually enter annoying territory. Productivity-boosting sounds include new email
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How to Read Screen Text Out Loud on iOS

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Getting your iOS device to read out text to you is an easy affair — it can be done using nothing
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3 Ways to Read Text Out Loud on Android

3 Ways to Read Text Out Loud on Android
If you want to multitask, one thing you can try is to get your Android device to read text out
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Inspired by a hackathon project, Native eye-tracking support comes to Windows 10

Inspired by a hackathon project, Native eye-tracking support comes to Windows 10
The traditional keyboard and mouse (or trackpad) interface for desktop and laptop computers works for most people, but for a
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Bullish: Increasing access to technology for blind people

Bullish: Increasing access to technology for blind people
Technology can be central to the lives of the 285 million people in the world who are blind or visually
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