Articles Posted in the " Featured Apps " Category

  • App of the Week: BirdTunes

    Description BirdTunes provides bird enthusiasts with rapid, uncluttered access to a comprehensive collection of North American bird songs and calls. The BirdTunes sound collection offers: Encyclopedic coverage, including over 2400 tracks for 674 species—over 10 hours of high fidelity sound. Emphasis on the sound repertoire of each species—including not just the primary song or call […]

  • App of the Week – Solara

    Lead your heroes to victory! Solara is an epic fantasy strategy game where you build a mighty castle, recruit brave heroes, slay ferocious monsters and dragons, and battle other players around the world! Features Build a mighty castle teeming with shops, taverns, weaponsmiths, and magical planetariums. Recruit Rusty the Footman, Luna the Ranger, Zora the […]

  • App of the Week: LookTel Recognizer

    App of the Week: LookTel Recognizer

    LookTel Recognizer allows users with visual impairments or blindness to identify cans, packages, ID or credit cards, DVDs, and similar items. Users can store images of objects in a library or database, and then simply point the iPhone’s camera at an object and the phone will recognize and describe the item instantly. A barcode scanner […]

  • App of the Week: Humanware Communicator

    App of the Week: Humanware Communicator

    HumanWare, in partnership with Institut Nazareth et Louis-Braille (INLB) and its foundation, has designed the HumanWare Communicator, the first multilingual face-to-face conversation app for deaf-blind people. This unique app will help deaf-blind individuals communicate on an everyday basis by connecting a HumanWare Braille device (BrailleNote Apex or Brailliant) with an iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch. […]

  • App of the Week: LookTel Money Reader

    App of the Week: LookTel Money Reader

    LookTel Money Reader instantly recognizes currency and speaks the denomination, enabling people with visual impairments or blindness to quickly and easily identify and count bills. Simply point your iPhone’s camera at a bill and the application will tell you the denomination in real-time. Several currencies are supported including the US Dollar, Euro, British Pound, Canadian […]

  • App of the Week: TapTapSee

    App of the Week: TapTapSee

    TapTapSee is a lightweight application designed to help the visually impaired and blind community identify objects they encounter in their daily lives. Once the user takes a picture of what is in front of them, the application identifies and speaks the identification back to the user*. The application also features instant recognition on all US […]

  • App of the Week: Lumin

    App of the Week: Lumin

    Lumin is an electronic magnifying glass for your iPhone or iPod. Not only does it magnify items, it can also keep a running history of images and can save or share these images with your friends via e-mail, Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Locked images can be magnified 10 times, or even more with ideal lighting, […]

  • App of the Week: ZoomContacts

    App of the Week: ZoomContacts

    ZoomContacts is the perfect “Large Print” contact application for iPad and iPad Minu users who have difficulty seeing the small text on their screen. ZoomContacts uses Apple’s internal Contacts database to store and manage information but presents it using multiple font size / color combination choices. This makes it easier on the eyes for those […]

  • App of the Week: NFB NewsLine®

    App of the Week: NFB NewsLine®

    NFB-NEWSLINE® content now comes to the iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch! NFB-NEWSLINE® is an information source designed to keep persons who are unable to read conventional newsprint informed about current events locally, nationally, and around the world. NFB-NEWSLINE® Mobile features the text of over three hundred newspapers, forty magazines, plus personalized television listings. In order […]

  • iblink-App of the Week: iBlink Radio

    iblink-App of the Week: iBlink Radio

    The iBlink Radio application from Serotek Corporation is the world’s first application for the visually impaired for the iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad! Radio stations, podcasts and reading services of special interest to blind and visually impaired persons; as well as their friends, family, caregivers and those wanting to know what life is like without […]