Software Updates

Technology is constantly being improved and updated. The Software Update page will help you stay up-to-date with the latest available software features and enhancements as well as what to expect in a future software release. Check here to see what the experts say about accessibility improvements and issues – before you update your device!

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New Narrator Guide

Learn what is new with the latest release of Narrator!
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New Voice Access for Android

Use your voice to access your Android phone - hands free!
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iOS 12 Home Screen VoiceOver Changes

Status bar layout change and VoiceOver Pop features
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Typeability again!

Typeability is an effective, useful and engaging keyboarding program that teaches operating system navigation and keyboard shortcuts.
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Mojave: New Operating System for Mac

Here are new features and accessibility review of the new macOS.
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ShortCuts App: New Feature in iOS 12

A Shortcut is a method or route that reduces time or energy.
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MATT Connect Updates

If you are using a MATT Connect, check out these new features and the Skills Checklist!
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iOS 12 Accessibility and New Features

Learn more about iOS 12 before updating!
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Google Classroom and Braille Note Touch Bug?

Please share any recent issues with Google Classroom and Braille Note Touch.
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Answering Calls with Skype 8: JAWS

Information about how to use Skype 8 with JAWS.
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Narrator Update: Podcast Demo

Learn more about Microsoft's exciting improvements to their native screen reader, Narrator.
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JAWS 2018 Updates

Check out these new July 2018 JAWS updates!
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Windows 10 in S Mode

Learn more about S Mode (Security Mode) and how this works with assistive technology.
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Windows 10 Build 17692: Accessibility and more!

Want to know what is coming up in Windows 10? Check out this Preview!
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Apple's World Wide Developer Conference 2018

Latest Apple news including the upcoming release of iOS 12, macOS 10.14 Moiave, watchOS 5 and tvOS12.
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iOS 11.4 software update

AirPlay 2, messages in the Cloud, ClassKit framework and more
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iOS 12: Contactless Interaction

Potentially use your phone to unlock doors and as a virtual transit card.
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Windows 10 Alt+Tab, Sets and Fluent Design Updates

Microsoft announced these new features which will improve productivity.
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Windows 10 Spring Creators Update and Freedom Scientific

What you need to know about the version of Windows!

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