iA Cast


images of mobile devices iPhone vs Android
Welcome to the latest episode of the iA Cast. This week we talk about the differences between the two most popular mobile operating systems iOS and Android and we say which ones we prefer. Patreon iAccessibility has set up a new pattern account for our community to support our podcast […]

#iACast 40 – Mobile OSWars: iOS VS Android


two Samsung Galaxy S8 phones one showing the front and one showing the back.
On this episode of the podcast, we talk about the newest releases in technology during the last week. Here is what we discussed. Apple quietly announces new iPad at $329 price point Apple changes storage capacities of iPhone SE Apple releases (PRODUCT RED) iPhone 7 and 7 Plus Samsung releases […]

#iACast 39 – Quiet New Stuff


Game of Rocket League with AbleGamers Flag
For the longest time, games have not been accessible for blind and low vision users. Today, gamers have more choice in what games they play, and Michael Chad and Aleeha discuss their preferences in games on this episode of the iACast. During this podcast episode, we discuss progress made by […]

#iACast 38 – Game On!



Uber App Icon
Welcome to episode 37 of the iACast. This week Michael speaks to Jade Sharp and Aleeha Dudley on the topic of using Uber while traveling with a guide dog and how this differs between countries. Resources from this episode NAGDU National federation of the Blind Guide Dogs of America List […]

#iACast 37 – Drivers in Denial


CSUN AT Conference Feb 27 -March 4 2017
Each year, the California State University at Northridge, (CSUN) holds a conference on assistive technology. On this episode of the podcast, Jason Earls, Jeff Bishop from the ACB and Michael Doise discuss what they feel are the highlights, and here are the topics that were discussed. Exhibit Hall Highlights NeoBraille¬†from […]

36 – #CSUNATC17 Highlights


Image of Amazon Tap on white background
Welcome to our latest episode of the iA Cast. This week we discuss the following topics. NVDA gets a big update to NVDA 2017.1rc1 NVDA 2017.1rc1 released ZoomText 11 released ZoomText site Roger app becomes Fika.io RogerTalk website Fika.io Replacements for Roger Google Allo WhatsApp Zello Hands free mode with […]

35 – Hands Free Purchasing Power



The Braille Challenge logo with letters B and C in white on a blue background over the Alexa Skills icon template.
Last year we released the Braille Challenge skill to the Alexa Skills Store. Join Michael as he demonstrates the use of this skill in this episode of the iA DemoCast. You can find the Braille challenge at the following link. The Braille Challenge – Alexa Skills Store

34 – iA DemoCast 2: The Braille Challenge


Mac OS App Store Software Updates
Welcome to the very first iA DemoCast! In this episode, Matt Dierckens will walk you through updating software on macOS Sierra, using Apple’s built-in screen reader, VoiceOver. We hope you find this demonstration useful; if you have topics you would like to see covered on the DemoCast, please let us […]

33 – DemoCast 1: Software Updates on macOS Sierra


CES 2017
We weren’t there, but we were all excited to see what new tech would be unveiled at CES 2017. From the useful to the ridiculous, we were reading all about it. Check out this episode of the #iACast to see what products we found the most interesting. Computing and Media […]

32 – Our Favorite Tech from CES 2017



First iPhone from 3 angles front, back and side.
In this episode of the #iACast, which was recorded on January 11, 2017, join Michael, Daniel, Ashley, Jason, and Matt as they discuss the impact Apple’s iPhone has had on the world, and on their lives. A Note about Capacitive Touch Screens There was some confusion about how capacitive touch […]

31 – Celebrating 10 Years of iPhone


Logitech Z623 speekers
In this UnboxCast, you’ll accompany Michael as he unboxes his new speakers, the Logitech Z623. Ashley, Jessica, and Daniel are also present, and are able to give some additional insight into why someone may still want these speakers, even though there are much newer products on the market. This podcast […]

30 – UnboxCast 5: Logitech Z623


Apple AirPods in charging case
Join Michael, Jessica, Rich, and Daniel as they discuss Apple’s AirPods, and hear Daniel and Michael unbox theirs live on the podcast! Get the scoop on what it’s like to setup and use these new wireless headphones. Are their any issues? Are the AirPods worth the hype? You’ll find out […]

29 – UnboxCast 4: AirPods