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After a year of criticism, Twitter is finally introducing automatically generated captions to the voice tweets feature. The latest improvement addresses accessibility concerns for iOS users.
A new accessibility feature in iOS 14 called 'Sound Recognition' will let users set the device to listen to 14 kinds of sounds, including doorbells, and notify users when it recognizes the sounds.
iOS 14 has a new capability for improved accessibility for users. This feature allows you to trigger various actions by tapping on the rear of the iPhone, though supported devices are limited for now.
Google today launched new accessibility features for Android phones, building upon existing capabilities announced last year. These are built for users with cognitive and hearing disabilities.
Google today announced that it is bringing a new virtual talkback braille keyboard to Android. The feature was developed with braille researchers and is rolling out to Android version 5.0 or newer.
Microsoft highlights new Accessibility features in the October Update. The updates focus on improving Ease of Access, Narrator and Learning Tools. The October 2018 update is available now.
As part of an effort to remove apps that exploit Accessibility services to serve malware, Google has emailed developers to remove their app if it doesn't really help users with the app experience.
Microsoft has announced that Windows 10 will soon be getting support for eye tracking - dubbed "Eye Control" - making it more accessible to people affected by ALS and other disabilities.