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Blind Tech Guys

105 EpisodesProduced by Marco Curralejo, Kirt ManwaringWebsite

Blind Tech Guys is here to bridge the gap for blind and visually impaired users of technology. We discuss all things related to tech; however, we mainly focus on Android, iOS and mobile devices from a blind and visually impaired perspective. If you have any questions or suggestions for future podcas… read more

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Screen Readers Delight

Welcome to episode 74 of the Blind Tech Guys. We trust you will enjoy the latest episode of the pod.

 

What’s New, In The News

 

Google, Facebook & Twitter To Stand Before Congress Over Misinformation

Google Chat web gets Gmail and Hangouts-like redesign

Update to iOS 14.5 will add new Scribble support and improved subscription sheet

Huawei plans to cut smartphone production in half

Facebook news ban: Mark Zuckerberg returns to negotiating table with Nine,

NVDA 20.4 Released

 

Main Topic

 

  • Nimer demos Narrator in a few apps, and goes through the settings to see how customizable it is.
  • Nimer demos NVDA screen review, and discusses the difference between the other review modes, and compares to JAWS cursor and touch cursor.
  • Marco demos the JAWS cursor in a couple of apps.
  • The team discusses their preferences, and why they might use one over another.

 

Did you know??

 

Lazarillo can help you find bus stops. Nimer discusses how to go about doing this, and why it may be helpful. Note that we have demoed Lazarillo in the past, and interviewed the developer. This is both an Android and iOS app.

 

Listener Emails

 

We did not have any listener emails this week, however we look forward to your comments in future. You can either fill out our feedback form on the site, or email us at contact@blindtechguys.com

 

Consider a Donation

 

Did you know that we pay more than $50/month to bring this content to you?

  • If you enjoy and value our content, please consider donating. Any contribution, no matter how small, helps us  give you more app demos, device reviews, and tips to help you make the most of your technology.
  • please share our podcast with your friends, and let app developers know that you heard a demo of their app on our podcast by tagging them on Twitter. 

 

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