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ITunes and Apple products once had the market for products with built-in accommodations but with increased awareness and ease of access has created a competitive market. Whether you are looking for visual accommodations such as voice output or typing strategies for one-handed skills, they are included in tablets, cell phones, and all android technologies. In addition, there is Google docs and the Play Store which are promoting inclusion.
Google Docs, Sheets and Slides with Google Internet Accessibility Options
Google Docs, Google Sheets and Google Slides are a word processor, spreadsheet and presentation program. They are part of a free, web-based software office suite offered by Google within its Google Drive service. The three apps are available as web applications, and as mobile apps for Android and iOS. The apps are compatible with Microsoft Office file formats. The suite consists of Google Forms, Google Drawings and Google Fusion Tables. The service automatically saves documents and keep them all coordinated. Everywhere you are working will update automatically in the cloud base environment. Google Chrome and Google services have expanded their disability services making their products work for a variety of needs. Voice-recognition, voice output, learning disability implementation, auditory options, keyboarding changes and similar options available on the PC or Macintosh computers built into Google docs.
There are benefits to using the Google chrome docs for people with disabilities. It works with most accessibility options and software. Google docs announced that their software will work with JAWS screen reader, built-in Windows accessibility options and special keyboards. It is wonderful that you have access to your documents anywhere there is Internet access, it will automatically save your documents, and many colleges are exclusively using the Google drive and documents with students.
Accessibility Scanner is a tool that suggests accessibility improvements for Android apps without requiring technical skills. Just open the app you want to scan, then tap the Accessibility Scanner button to find items in the app that might benefit from accessibility improvements. You can use this app to suggest changes to developers or to make changes yourself. When developing an Android app, Accessibility Scanner identifies opportunities to improve the app for users.
Accessibility Scanner scans your computer providing suggestions to improve the accessibility of the app, based on the following:
The Chrome browser supports screen readers, magnifiers, and offers people with low vision full-page zoom, high-contrast color and extensions. Here are keyboard short cuts used to maneuver the webpages rather than relying on vision.
Google Accessibility Scanner: There are benefits to using the Google Chrome docs for people with disabilities. It works with a majority of accessibility options and software. Google docs announced that their software will work with JAWS screen reader, built-in Windows accessibility options and special keyboards. What is more is exciting is that you will have access to your documents anywhere that you have Internet access, it will automatically save your documents, and many colleges are exclusively using the Google drive and documents with students.
Here is a resource list of Android Accessibility Features and Apps.