Eclipse Soundscapes
On August 21, 2017, millions of people will get the chance to see the total solar eclipse as it passes through the United States. However, not everyone will be able to enjoy it. Those of us with impaired or no vision will certainly miss out on this great spectacle, or […]

Hear That? It’s an Eclipse!


Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus Midnight Black
On this episode of the iA UnboxCast, Michael, Jason and Aleeha talk about, and Michael unboxes, the Samsung Galaxy S8+. Michael goes through initial setup with TalkBack, and describes and demonstrates some of the features of the device.

#iACast UnboxCast 8 – Samsung Galaxy S8


iAccessibility Logo
the iA Cast has made it to episode 50! On this episode, Michael, Aleeha, Jason, and Matt talk about where we came from and where we are going. Michael begins the podcast talking about the history of iAccessibility and how our products became what they are today. Aleeha discusses what […]

#iACast 50 – Who We Are



VO Starter app icon with blue gradient with letters VO in center
Today we decided that VO Starter should provide training to all iOS users who want to learn VoiceOver, so we decided to make VO Starter a free app. One reason we did this is because everyone should know how to use their device, and the other app that helps with […]

Freeing everyone’s ability to learn VoiceOver for iOS


Orbit Reader 20
On this episode of the iACast, Michael interviews Heather from the American Printing House for the Blind. The interview mainly discusses the new product from Orbit Research, the Orbit Reader 20.

#iACast Interview with APH at #NFB17


Microspeak Digital Recorder
On this episode of the iA UnboxCast, Matt unboxes the Micro-Speak Plus Talking Digital Voice Recorder. He talks about and demonstrates the features of this device. This recorder is distributed by A T Guys.

#iACast UnboxCast 7 – MicroSpeak Digital Recorder



NFB Logo
On this episode of the iA Cast, Aleeha, Jason, Matt and Michael discuss what everybody found to be most interesting at the 2017 National Federation of the Blind annual convention. Topics include: Seeing AI  app from Microsoft, The KNFB Reader app for Windows 10 which is on sale for a limited time, The Resolutions for […]

#iACast 49 – Post #NFB17 round up


Orbit Reader 20
On this episode of the iA DemoCast, Rich Cavallaro looks at the new Orbit Reader 20 from APH and the Orbit Research group. Rich demonstrates the device, and goes through the menu structure and you can also hear how the device sounds while in use. APH — Orbit Reader 20

#iACast DemoCast 10 – Orbit Reader 20


Seeing AI icon
On this episode of the iA DemoCast, Matt Dierckens demonstrates the new and amazing Seeing AI app from Microsoft. This demos shows how to set up the app and start using it with all of the channels that the app provides. App Features Short text OCR that updates as you […]

#iACast DemoCast 9 – Seeing AI: Talking Camera for the ...



iPad Pro 10.5 with smart keyboard
On this episode of the iA DemoCast, Michael, Aleeha and Lyn review the iPad Pro 10.5 inch which is the latest iPad from Apple in 2017. During the review, we look at the form factor, the speaker quality, and how iOS works on the new iPad. 10.5-inch iPad Pro Wi-Fi […]

#iACast DemoCast 8 – iPad Pro 10.5 Review


Apple Music icon with music note with many colors
On this episode of the iA DemoCast, Matt goes through the steps in setting up Apple Music on an iOS device. After setup is complete, Matt goes through the basics of finding and adding music to Apple music in the Music app.

#iACast DemoCast 7: Apple Music Part 1


The OrCam camera on some glasses.
Michael speaks with the folks from OrCam with the Hooke Audio headset during the National Federation of the Blind convention. We then discuss the OrCam product and the different features that the glasses offer. OrCam – See For Yourself

#iACast Interview with OrCam at #NFB17