voiceover

  • Accessibility was all around this year’s WWDC Crunch Network

    Accessibility was all around this year’s WWDC

    Accessibility, conceptually, is much more than just the discrete “accessibility options for people with disabilities”. At its heart, accessibility is about just that: access. You don’t need to have a disability to benefit from it. Read More

  • Apple’s Holiday Ad Features Andra Day, Stevie Wonder And VoiceOver

    Apple’s Holiday Ad Features Andra Day, Stevie Wonder And VoiceOver

    Named ‘Someday at Christmas,’ Apple just shared its holiday video ad ahead of Thanksgiving in the U.S. and the holiday season. Surprisingly, it doesn’t showcase Apple’s latest and greatest products. Instead, it focuses on music and family time. It also features Andra Day and Stevie Wonder. Read More

  • Appington Raises $1.2M In Seed Funding To Give Voice To The World Of Mobile Apps

    Appington Raises $1.2M In Seed Funding To Give Voice To The World Of Mobile Apps

    Mobile startup Appington today announced its $1.2 million seed funding round, which founder Risto Haukioja says will be used to help the startup better deliver on its goal of making it easy for mobile developers to incorporate voiceover in their apps. Voice, according to Haukiojia, is often overlooked in favor of interstitials and video demo tutorials, but is s a key way to convey meaning… Read More

  • Just how does Apple's VoiceOver work?

    Apple is really promoting VoiceOver, a new feature found in the just-announced iPod Shuffle. As you may already know, when VoiceOver is activated, the iPod “says” the name of the currently playing song or playlist. So, when I hit the song I want to hear—this week, that’d probably be “Hardcore Girls (Don Rimini Remix)” by The Count and Sinden—the… Read More