Category Archives: iOS Devices

Apple Event held on September 9

This was one of the rare times in which I was not able to update the page with news. Timing is often everything, and I literally was on vacation just two days prior to the September 9 Apple event. So, … Continue reading

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Mac for the Blind is Proud to Make Audio Tutorials Available

I have been asked by many folks over the years if I would ever consider creating audio tutorials on the Mac and iOS that I would sell. Basically, they have wanted me to record the lessons that I normally teach … Continue reading

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Another iOS Resource

A few weeks ago, Anna Dresner released an updated version of her book on using iOS to address iOS 8. The book is called, “Getting Started with the iPhone and iOS 8 : Step-by-Step Instructions for Blind Users”, and is … Continue reading

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Introducing A New Contributor

As I indicated a short time ago, I am happy to announce that I have received an offer from someone in the community to contribute material to the site. Matthew Vollbrecht of the Tech Juggernaut, as kindly offered to help … Continue reading

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Apple October 16 Event and a Few Other Items

I am a bit behind, but I have updated the News page of the site in regard to the event Apple held last week. This includes all of the details about the new iPads, OS X Yosemite, Apple Pay, the … Continue reading

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iOS 8: to upgrade or Not to Upgrade?

As seems to be the talk with any “.0 release” with an operating system, the matter of whether or not to upgrade always takes center stage in the blindness community. Certainly iOS 8, Apple’s latest version of the iDevice operating … Continue reading

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Apple September 9, 2014, Event

I’m a few days late here, but Apple held another event on September 9. Once again, they spoke about several new product releases and other news. You can read a summary of events on the News page in which I … Continue reading

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A Couple of Links to Share and a Quick Note

Here are a couple of links I wanted to share that might be helpful to others. The first is from Applevis, and is written by, James Goldsworthy, a client and friend of mine. It’s on how to install the high … Continue reading

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Something to Check Out

It’s always interesting to me when accessibility is reported on by the mainstream media. This is a good source for Apple info and my brother sent me a link to this article. Whatever you may feel about the National Federation … Continue reading

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iOS 7.1 Is Released

For those not aware, iOS 7.1 is now released. I just downloaded it on my iPhone 5S. The bug that effected using the rotor to raise the volume of some iDevices, such as the iPhone 5S, above 35 percent is … Continue reading

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