Podcast about managing voices in VoiceOver

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In this podcast, Olivier shows you how it is possible to manage and change the voice in VoiceOver. He also shows you how you can manage multiple languages at different speech rates with the Language option available in the rotor.

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Overview of iOS keyboard settings and the text replacement option to the rescue!

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In this podcast, learn about the various keyboard settings available in iOS. See how it's possible to add or remove keyboards, how to change punctuation behavior, capitalization management and more. Olivier also explains how it is possible to save time when typing by using the text replacement function, how the prediction feature works and how to use the dictation function to write text using your voice.

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Learn how to use WhatsApp for iOS, an accessible instant messaging app

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In this podcast, Olivier shows you how to use WhatsApp, a free iOS app compatible with VoiceOver allowing you to send text and voice messages, files, photos, do voice and video calls and much more. With WhatsApp, you can discuss in private or create discussion groups. Learn how to install the app, setup it and how to chat with your friends.

WhatsApp requires a valid phone number where you can receive a text message or a call. You can download WhatsApp on the AppStore by following this link.

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Podcast about organizing home screen layout on iOS

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In this podcast, Alexandre shows you how to organize your home screen layout. He explains you how to move apps, as well as how to create folders. Alexandre shows you the new way to do it with VoiceOver since iOS 10. He also shows you as well the traditional way of doing it by dragging icons on the screen.

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Introducing Dolphin EasyReader app for iOS

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Few episodes ago, Alexandre showed you how to use the CELA library's website. This week, he shows you how to use the EasyReader app on your iOS device. A podcast about the Android version will be produced eventually.

The EasyReader app allows you to download books from the CELA library, Bookshare and much more. Alexandre shows you how to download a book through the app. He also shows you how to navigate inside a Daisy book. Finally, he shows you how to import in the app a Daisy book from an external resource by using Dropbox.

Dolphin EasyReader is available on the AppStore here.

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DoItWrite, an amazing iOS app design to learn how to draw letters in print for blind users

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In this podcast, Alexandre shows you what DoItWrite can help you to learn printed letters even if you're totally blind. This incredible app is available on the AppStore from Apple and it is compatible for iPhone, iPad and iPod. This app will explain you how to draw letters and will provide exercises and even a game to practice. This app is fully compatible with VoiceOver and it is based on VoiceOver hand writing feature.

DoItWrite is available on the AppStore here.

Please note that exceptionally this podcast is only available in English due to the fact that the presented application was not translated in French.

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Podcast about Apple’s WWDC 2018 event

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In this podcast, Alexandre and Olivier discuss about the announcements made by Apple on June 4th 2018 at the WWDC. Alexandre and Olivier give their opinions regarding these announcements. At the beginning of the podcast, Alexandre shows you an issue that's happening with the Youtube app on the Apple tv that we've just discovered before uploading this episode. Please note that this podcast is about 1 hour and a half long.

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Podcast about backing up PenFriend labels

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In this podcast, Alexandre shows you how to backup your PenFriend labels. He also shows you other things that you can do with this device, such as listening to music and reading books.

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Podcast about the Scratchpad on the Focus 5th generation

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In this podcast, Olivier discusses about the new firmware update that was recently released for the Focus 5th generation. The version number of the update is 5.81-30. First, Olivier shows you how to install it. Then he shows you the main feature that this update brings to the Focus: a Scratchpad. Olivier shows you how to use it and gives you a list of commands shortcuts. Please note that you can find all of these shortcuts in the Scratchpad's help file.

For more information about this update, visit the support page dedicated to the Focus here.

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Introducing Pages for iOS

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In this podcast, Alexandre introduces you to Pages for iOS, an app made by Apple to edit text documents. This app is also available on macOS. Alexandre shows you the interface of the app on both the iPhone and the iPad. Even though they are similar, the interfaces are a bit different. Alexandre also briefly shows how to edit a document with Pages and VoiceOver, how to save it to Dropbox and how to export it to a Word document.

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