iOS apps Posts

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Read Books from Bookshare in Apple Books

Directions on how to download Bookshare books in Apple Books (iBooks).

Note-taking Applications for the iPad: Part 2

In this 2nd of 3 posts on the topic, two iOS note-taking apps are compared, and the pros and cons of each are discussed.

Note-taking Applications for the iPad: Part 1

In the first of three posts on this topic, the use of two note-taking applications for iOS devices is discussed.

How Do People with Vision Impairments . . . Take Selfies?

How I take selfies with my friends using assistive technology. Great for smartphone users!

Podcast? What is that?

Learn how to access podcasts on your preferred device!

Choosing Wallpapers and Backgrounds with Low Vision

How to choose a desktop background or wallpaper with old contrast for low vision users.

From a Distance Part 1: Take a Picture, It Lasts Longer

This article is the first in a three-part series featuring ways for students to access classroom materials at a distance.

Ballyland Code 3: Pick Up

Here is the third Ballyland Coding App - are you ready for a new challenge?

Accessible Number Line App: University AT project

This app addresses the issue of teaching number line concepts in a digital format.

Voice Dream Scanner and Voice Dream Reader Demo

Check out this OCR app that was created specifically for users with visual impairments!

Google Docs Redux

As an example of the rapid pace of change in technology, a search for instructions using Google Docs revealed some outmoded examples

Sonitunes (Digital Lines App): University AT Project

This app addresses the issue of how to make digital lines accessible to students who are visually impaired.

Hidden Resources: Collaborative AT Projects with Universities

Have you tapped into your local university's knowledge and computer science skills?

Understanding Swift Playgrounds

The Swift Playgrounds puzzle world is laid out in a 3D 5x5 grid (includes height). To write the code, you need to understand the grid layout.

Tomb of the Unknown Soldier: iBook

Learn all about the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier and the soldiers who guard it!

Aeden's Journey on the iPad: Part 5

Aeden learns to pair and check that his Braille Display is talking/conversing with his iPad.

Zany Touch App Review

This app is a FUN way to learn iOS gestures, listening skills and increasing auditory processing!

Using "Share My Location" as a Visually Impaired Traveler

How and why travelers with visual impairments should know about the Share My Location feature.

Noelle the Cat ePub

A free accessible digital cat book.

ClaroCom Pro Communication App Review

Consider this AAC app for students with multiple disabilities who are approaching transition.