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Touching the Future

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Episodes

MRTP 173: It’s Definitely Shenanigans

Apr 14, 2019 01:15:23

Description:

In Episode 173 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss:

New Apple hardware The Death of airPower Voice Dream Scanner The News App in Canada and News Plus The Accessibility Object Model Rocket Emoji The Orbit Reader shenanigans FaceBook’s response to disabilities Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup John Panarese Shelly Brisbin Robin Christopherson Links For This Episode The News app discussed on the Parallel Podcast The Accessibility object Model discussed on Download Article on the Accessibility Object Model from Axess Lab Apple’s Knowledge Base article on the Accessibility Object Model The Rocket Emoji app the New Orbit Reader Discussion Group Article from Ability Access on FaceBooks Disability policy Sponsor for this episode

The Roundtable is brought to you this week by Dot to Dot, a podcast for Amazon Alexa users. Find it here.

MRTP 172: The Future Of TV Is Not Apps

Mar 25, 2019 01:27:05

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In Episode 172 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss Apple’s “It’s Show Time” press event.

Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup Shelly Brisbin Robin Christopherson Links For This Episode Watch the Event

MRTP 171: The Retro Table Podcast

Mar 15, 2019 00:41:38

Description:

In Episode 171 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss:

Apple announces WWDC dates Apple’s March 25th event Sale on “iOS Access For All” Josh’s new Audio Books Micro.blog re-visited Eamon Remastered Josh’s Apple II Adventures The Twenty Thousand Hertz podcast Knights on this episode: Josh De Lioncourt Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup Links For This Episode Eamon ReMastered Sponsor for this episode

This episode is sponsored by iOS Access for All, a book by Shelly Brisbin. Learn to use your iPhone or iPad accessibly. Get it at  iosaccessbook.com.

MRTP 170: Button Roulette

Mar 3, 2019 00:53:56

Description:

In Episode 170 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss:

Follow-up: Accessible Swift course material Follow-up: The FaceTime bug Steve compares iOS 12 with Android P Holly’s iMessage rant Robin at Mobile World Congress Apple at CSUN Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Steve Sawczyn Shelly Brisbin Robin Christopherson Links For This Episode Tactile Swift course material Reticare

MRTP 169: It’s Loud and It Hurts My Ears and I Hate It

Feb 3, 2019 00:50:38

Description:

In Episode 169 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss:

The FaceBook Controversy The FaceTime Bug Apple OS updates Apple News in Canada Apple’s Everyone Can Code material in Braille Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup Robin Christopherson Sponsor for this episode

The Roundtable is brought to you this week by Dot to Dot, a podcast for Amazon Alexa users. Find it here.

MRTP 168: Beware of Plastic Broccoli

Jan 20, 2019 01:02:46

Description:

In Episode 168 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss * Josh on the Parallel Podcast * Update to iOS Access for All * Apple Technology on third party televisions * APH at CES * Robin’s favorite things from CES * The Fifteenth anniversary of GarageBand * Seeing AI Re-visited

Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup Shelly Brisbin Robin Christopherson Links For This Episode Apple’s airPlay page GarageBand Turns 15 from 512 Pixels Sponsor for this episode

This episode is sponsored by iOS Access for All, a book by Shelly Brisbin. Learn to use your iPhone or iPad accessibly. Get it at  iosaccessbook.com.

MRTP 167: Chasing Rings

Jan 5, 2019 01:19:02

Description:

In Episode 167 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights recap 2018 and give our predictions of 2019.

Stories from 2018 Lower cost braille displays Smart Speakers and Siri homePod discounting the iPhone Xs The end of the AirPort routers Apple Pay Apple watch upgrades Apple not announcing sales numbers The new Skype Auto-fill passwords Apple Music on Amazon Echo devices Siri Shortcuts Apple world’s only 1 Trillion dollar company Laurel and Yanny Predictions for 2019 Self-voicing apps Improved airPods The future of the Mac Apple features that are not available internationally Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson John Panarese Shelly Brisbin Robin Christopherson

MRTP 166: Failing Differently

Dec 9, 2018 01:02:11

Description:

In Episode 166 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss:

Request for our live stream to be in Tune In Apple OS updates Apple Music on Alexa devices What shortcuts are we using Apple’s entrepreneur camp for women What we got from Black Friday sales Picks Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Robin Christopherson Links For This Episode Emoji Search shortcut Vimvip airPod Strap Elago airPod Doc Elago Apple Watch stand

MRTP 165: Pencil Magnetism

Nov 11, 2018 00:44:03

Description:

In Episode 165 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss

Group FaceTime Reactions to Apple’s latest products No headphone jack on the new iPad Pro Apple’s OS updates Shelly’s iPhone Xr Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Shelly Brisbin Robin Christopherson Links For This Episode John Gruber’s iPhone Xr review Marco Arment’s Mac Mini review Jason Snell’s Mac Mini review Jason Snell’s MacBook Air Review John Gruber’s MacBook Air review John Gruber’s iPad Pro review Marco Arment’s iPad Pro review Sponsor for this episode

This episode is brought to you by Holly’s perfectly Posh. Perfectly Posh is a line of skin care products with naturally based ingredients that are good for your skin and designed to pamper. To learn more or to order visit my website. If you don’t feel comfortable ordering online, feel free to get in touch with me. My twitter is listed above.

MRTP 164: Dongle Stopper

Oct 30, 2018 01:26:31

Description:

In Episode 164 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights Discuss Apple’s October press event, where Apple announced:

A New MacBook Air A new Mac Mini new iPads Pro Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Shelly Brisbin Robin Christopherson Links For This Episode Watch the event.

MRTP 163: Not Enough Face

Oct 15, 2018 01:05:36

Description:

In Episode 163 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss:

Follow-up: Switching between iOS keyboards Follow-up: Darcy’s watch battery Follow-up: Darcy’s and Holly’s activity competition Follow-up: The News app on Mojave Follow-up: The Orbit Reader in the UK Eric’s new iPhone screentime auto fill passwords Our favorite shortcuts Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup Robin Christopherson Links For This Episode Emoji Search shortcut AppleVis podcast on Siri Shortcuts The Automators podcast Super Computer podcast Matthew Cassinelli’s Youtube channel Sponsor for this episode

The roundtable is brought to you this week by Monkeys Took My Jetpack. Find it at mtmjetpack.com

MRTP 162: I Would Topple Over for Science

Oct 1, 2018 01:07:15

Description:

In Episode 162 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss:

New Apple purchases Mojave Siri Shortcuts watchOS 5 Walkie-Talkie Activity Competitions iOS Access For All update Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Shelly Brisbin Robin Christopherson Links For This Episode iOS 12, the Mac Stories review Mac OS Mojave, The Ars Technica review The Shortcuts User Guide Sponsor for this episode

The Roundtable is brought to you this week by Dot to Dot, a podcast for Amazon Alexa users. Find it here.

MRTP 161: To the S Level

Sep 12, 2018 01:17:36

Description:

In Episode 161 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss Apple’s September 12 press event. Apple announced: The Apple Watch series 4, the iPhone Xs, and the iPhone Xr.

Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Robin Christopherson Links For This Episode

Watch apple’s event.

MRTP 160: Landscape Finger

Sep 2, 2018 01:08:24

Description:

In Episode 160 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights primarily discuss Apple’s upcoming announcements. They also briefly talk about the firmware updates to the Airport express, and they have a lengthy discussion about keyboards.

Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup Shelly Brisbin Robin Christopherson

MRTP 159: Shake It Like an Etch A Sketch

Jul 8, 2018 00:34:08

Description:

In Episode 159 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss:

Updates to Audio Hijack More on Dark Mode iOS beta Shortcuts and Photos The Braille Me Braille display The FlickType Third-Party Keyboard Shelly’s CMD-D session The next episode of the Parallel Podcast The Dot To Dot Podcast Our Summer Hiatus Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Shelly Brisbin Robin Christopherson Links For This Episode Direct link to Braille Me demonstration from Mystic Access and Accessible World The Braille Me page from National Braille Press A WWDC Session on Dark Mode Another WWDC Session on Dark Mode A third WWDC Session on Dark Mode Shelly’s CMD-D session video All CMD-D Session Videos Sponsor for this episode

This episode is sponsored by iOS Access for All, a book by Shelly Brisbin. Learn to use your iPhone or iPad accessibly. Get it at  iosaccessbook.com.

MRTP 158: Jitterbug Mode

Jun 23, 2018 00:46:09

Description:

In Episode 158 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss

Swimming with the Apple Watch Twitch The TV app The Apple TV and HomeKit The Jitterbug phone and Apple’s Guided Access Accessibility at WWDC Live Listen iOS Shortcuts Dark Mode Shelly’s accessibility coverage rant Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson John Panarese Shelly Brisbin Links For This Episode Article from Steven Aquino on accessibility at WWDC Article from Mac Stories on iOS Shortcuts Article from 512 Pixels on Mac OS Dark Mode Second Place Accessibility Writer Sponsor for this episode

This episode is brought to you by Holly’s perfectly Posh. Perfectly Posh is a line of skin care products with naturally based ingredients that are good for your skin and designed to pamper. To learn more or to order visit my website. If you don’t feel comfortable ordering online, feel free to get in touch with me. My twitter is listed above.

MRTP 157: He Looks Like a Kevin

Jun 4, 2018 01:43:00

Description:

In Episode 157 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss Apple’s WWDC keynote.

Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Shelly Brisbin Robin Christopherson Links For This Episode Watch the Keynote

MRTP 156: Celebrity Airdrop

May 27, 2018 01:17:43

Description:

In Episode 156 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss:

Laurel or Yanny Brainstorm or Green Needle Vocals where none exist Apple’s fleet of Self-driving vans The Orbit Reader may be back on sale in the US WWDC Predictions Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup Shelly Brisbin Robin Christopherson Links For This Episode The Texas Standard on Laurel and Yanny Jason Snell on what he’d like to see in iOS 12

MRTP 155: A Thousand Salads

May 13, 2018 01:15:39

Description:

In Episode 155 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss:

Follow-up: Changes to the show production Google Duplex and Google Lookout Microsoft fund for AI and accessibility Apple improves indoor maps for airports and malls The 20th anniversary of the iMac youdescribe.org Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson John Panarese Shelly Brisbin Robin Christopherson Links For This Episode The Auphonic Leveler Demo of Google Duplex Article about Google Lookout Article about Apple indoor maps improvements Article about Microsoft Accessibility Sponsor for this episode

The Roundtable is brought to you this week by Dot to Dot, a podcast for Amazon Alexa users. Find it here.

MRTP 154: Let’s Pour One Out for the Airport

Apr 29, 2018 01:22:39

Description:

In Episode 154 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss:

Holly finally has her Orbit More on Micro.blog The end of the Airport routers Flicktype Revisited The Accessible Object Model Apple patent for head mount device Accessibility of Pinterest Land of Livia Project Marzipan Huboodle Knights on this episode: Josh De Lioncourt Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup John Panarese Shelly Brisbin Robin Christopherson Links For This Episode Micro.blog Josh’s Micro.blog site Explanation of the AOM Original article about Project Marzipan Article about Pinterest accessibility Sponsor for this episode

The roundtable is brought to you this week by Monkeys Took My Jetpack. Find it at mtmjetpack.com

MRTP 153: Robin Has the Special Version

Apr 15, 2018 01:13:37

Description:

In Episode 153 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss:

Follow-up: Holly’s Orbit update Apple Pay annoyances Shelly at CSUN iPhone battery health VoiceOver and the word “Emoji” Mac OS and 32 bit apps Smart Invert Colours in Safari Audio Description in public Audio Description in iTunes Twitter and API changes Flicktype ABBYY FineReader Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup John Panarese Shelly Brisbin Robin Christopherson Links For This Episode Apps Of A Feather FlickType Sponsor for this episode

This episode is sponsored by iOS Access for All, a book by Shelly Brisbin. Learn to use your iPhone or iPad accessibly. Get it at  iosaccessbook.com.

MRTP 152: Big Squidgy Things

Mar 28, 2018 00:45:58

Description:

In Episode 152 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights primarily discuss Apple’s education event. We also briefly talk about the Proposed disability related emoji, and a Keyboard patent from Apple.

Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Robin Christopherson Links For This Episode Watch the event Article about the keyboard patent from Apple Insider

MRTP 151: Perfect Programmer Geek Nerd Guy

Mar 18, 2018 01:02:41

Description:

In Episode 151 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss:

Holly’s Orbit Reader Woes John’s HomePod Micro.blog Texas School for the Blind students learning to code The death of Stephen Hawking Knights on this episode: Josh De Lioncourt Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup John Panarese Shelly Brisbin Robin Christopherson Links For This Episode Shelly’s radio segment on blind students learning to code the HomePod User Guide Micro.blog Josh’s Micro.blog site Apple’s Everyone Can Code site Sponsor for this episode

This episode is brought to you by Holly’s perfectly Posh. Perfectly Posh is a line of skin care products with naturally based ingredients that are good for your skin and designed to pamper. To learn more or to order visit my website. If you don’t feel comfortable ordering online, feel free to get in touch with me. My twitter is listed above.

MRTP 150: Website Twitter is Terrible Twitter

Mar 5, 2018 00:51:28

Description:

In Episode 150 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss:

The end of Nicecast Microsoft’s Soundscape app The end of Twitter for Mac Twitterrific for Mac Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Shelly Brisbin Robin Christopherson Links For This Episode Post from Rogue Amoeba on the end of Nicecast Sponsor for this episode

This episode is sponsored by iOS Access for All, a book by Shelly Brisbin. Learn to use your iPhone or iPad accessibly. Get it at  iosaccessbook.com.

MRTP 149: Schrödinger’s Orbit

Feb 17, 2018 00:58:00

Description:

In Episode 149 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss:

Orbit Reader follow-up Windows on the Mac Apple’s future Software Strategy Robin’s new Apple Watch Various apple accessories The new Youtube app is self-voicing Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Robin Christopherson Links For This Episode Mark Gurman on Apple’s Software Strategy Twist-O-Flex Expansion Band for Apple Watch airPod Charging Dock Knockoff Modern Buckle Apple Watch band Apple Watch Charging Dock Sponsor for this episode

The Roundtable is brought to you this week by Dot to Dot, a podcast for Amazon Alexa users. Find it here.

MRTP 148: Can They Do That in Canada?

Feb 5, 2018 01:31:36

Description:

In Episode 148 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss:

Orbit reader is on sale Josh’s Orbit Reader HomePod iOS 11.3 The Snow Leopard Moment More on Skype accessibility iPhone rumors HQ Trivia Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup Shelly Brisbin Robin Christopherson

MRTP 147: We Went Through All This to Have the Clapper

Jan 22, 2018 00:49:54

Description:

In Episode 147 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss:

Scrivener for Mac with Josh De Lioncourt The new Skype Forecast Homekit Amazon Prime Video Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson John Panarese Robin Christopherson Links For This Episode

Scrivener for Mac

Sponsor for this episode

Haven Lost, the first volume in the new epic fantasy series the Dragon’s Brood Cycle, is available for Kindle, iBooks, as a paperback, from Audible, or from other book retailers.

MRTP 146: Shelly Writes Some Random Crap About the iPhone

Jan 7, 2018 01:35:48

Description:

In Episode 146 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss:

Updates to Seeing AI Blindfold Games and the App Store The iPhone battery Saga New version of iOS Access For All Tech likes from last year, and hopes for this year Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson John Panarese Shelly Brisbin Robin Christopherson Links For This Episode

iOS Access for All

Sponsor for this episode

The Roundtable is brought to you this week by Dot to Dot, a podcast for Amazon Alexa users. Find it here.

MRTP 145: You have a dollar, I probably have a dollar too

Dec 11, 2017 01:09:47

Description:

In Episode 145 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss:

Various Apple Updates Apple Pay Cash Improved Text Recognition The Canute Braille Display watchOS 4.2 Updates to tvOS and MacOs Assistive Touch The Amazon Video app for Apple TV Darcy’s new Amazon Echo Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Shelly Brisbin Robin Christopherson Sponsor for this episode

The Roundtable is brought to you this week by Dot to Dot, a podcast for Amazon Alexa users. Find it here.

MRTP 144: Now Eric Has the Special Version

Nov 12, 2017 01:21:52

Description:

In Episode 144 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss

Eric’s new iPhone X Operating System updates Siri and Accessibility Shortcut with a Home Button Major improvements to Overcast Twitter changes Why Use Direct Touch Typing? Why get an Amazon Echo? Alexa and Sonos Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup Shelly Brisbin Robin Christopherson Links For This Episode Jonathan Mosen’s IPhone X Getting Started Guide Sponsor for this episode

The roundtable is brought to you this week by Monkeys Took My Jetpack. Find it at mtmjetpack.com

MRTP 143: I’m the Tigger of the Group

Oct 30, 2017 00:55:28

Description:

In Episode 143 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss

Robin and Direct Touch Typing Using a sound to announce links iPhone X new smart speakers Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup Robin Christopherson Sponsor for this episode

This episode is brought to you by Holly’s perfectly Posh. Perfectly Posh is a line of skin care products with naturally based ingredients that are good for your skin and designed to pamper. To learn more or to order visit my website. If you don’t feel comfortable ordering online, feel free to get in touch with me. My twitter is listed above.

MRTP 142: Every Message is an Adventure

Oct 15, 2017 01:27:35

Description:

In Episode 142 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss:

iOS mail rotor bug VoiceOver crashes and freezes Do Not Disturb while driving Apple TV Follow-up Smart Invert Colors Improved PDF support in High Sierra Problems with Split Tap Double Tap to end a call Holly’s new Apple Watch Notification problems Twitterrific for Mac Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup Shelly Brisbin Robin Christopherson Sponsor for this episode

This episode is sponsored by iOS Access for All, a book by Shelly Brisbin. Learn to use your iPhone or iPad accessibly. Get it at  iosaccessbook.com.

MRTP 141: Let’s All Shame Each Other

Sep 30, 2017 01:38:30

Description:

In Episode 141 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss:

What new things have we bought or are we buying iOS 11 watchOS 4 tvOS 11 MacOs High Sierra The new VoiceOver section in the iOS app store Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup Shelly Brisbin Robin Christopherson Links For This Episode What’s new in iOS accessibility from Applevis iOS 11 The Mac Stories Review High Sierra: the Ars Technica Review Akwox Silicone Apple TV remote case Sponsor for this episode

Haven Lost, the first volume in the new epic fantasy series the Dragon’s Brood Cycle, is available for Kindle, iBooks, as a paperback, from Audible, or from other book retailers.

MRTP 140: Pounding Like a Rabbit

Sep 13, 2017 01:23:47

Description:

In Episode 140 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss Apple’s September press event. Topics in the event include:

Apple Watch Series 3 Apple TV 4K iPhone 8 iPhone X Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup Shelly Brisbin Robin Christopherson Links For This Episode Watch the Keynote

MRTP 139: H E Y Siri

Sep 2, 2017 00:37:06

Description:

In Episode 139 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss:

Hurricane Harvey relief efforts airPod feedback Upcoming Apple event Robin’s new Watch stand Home button rumors Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Robin Christopherson Links For This Episode airPod Siri commands article from Six Colors on the home button rumors get the Elago watch stand in the UK, the US or Canada

MRTP 138: What’s New in Rumorland

Aug 19, 2017 01:19:48

Description:

In Episode 138 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss:

iPhone and iOS Rumors What would compel you to buy a new iPhone The Eclipse Shelly at the CMD-D Conference Darcy’s airPods What Macs we have and why The rumored LTE Apple Watch Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup Shelly Brisbin Robin Christopherson Links For This Episode Eclipse Links Press release from the Audio Description Project Eclipse Soundscapes on the App Store ACB Link on the App Store Scripting and Automation Links Applescript 1-2-3 on the iBooks store Mac Os Automation Omni Group Automation Applescript Language Guide Sponsor for this episode

This episode is brought to you by Holly’s perfectly Posh. Perfectly Posh is a line of skin care products with naturally based ingredients that are good for your skin and designed to pamper. To learn more or to order visit my website. If you don’t feel comfortable ordering online, feel free to get in touch with me. My twitter is listed above.

MRTP 137: Microsoft Seeing AI

Aug 5, 2017 00:32:25

Description:

In Episode 137 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights are joined by Saqib and Eugene from Microsoft to discuss Seeing AI.

Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup Shelly Brisbin Links For This Episode Seeing AI web site Microsoft Accessibility on Twitter

MRTP 136: Seeing AI Dog

Jul 22, 2017 01:06:17

Description:

In Episode 136 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss:

Is the Orbit reader 20 for Braille power users? new versions of the Apple Operating Systems Microsoft’s PathGuide app Microsoft’s Seeing AI iPad changes in iOS 11: are they compelling? Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup John Panarese Robin Christopherson Sponsor for this episode

The roundtable is brought to you this week by Monkeys Took My Jetpack. Find it at mtmjetpack.com

MRTP 135: Most of Us Are Chickens

Jul 8, 2017 01:18:25

Description:

In Episode 135 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss:

Apple betas Dark Mode or Smart Invert Colors Tenth anniversary of the iPhone Apple TV and the AirPods Orbit Reader finally being sold Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup John Panarese Shelly Brisbin Robin Christopherson Links For This Episode Robin’s Article about dark mode Dan Moren’s Article: After Ten Years, Where Does the iPhone Go Next The One Device excerpt from The Verge Sponsor for this episode

This episode is brought to you by Holly’s perfectly Posh. Perfectly Posh is a line of skin care products with naturally based ingredients that are good for your skin and designed to pamper. To learn more or to order visit my website. If you don’t feel comfortable ordering online, feel free to get in touch with me. My twitter is listed above.

MRTP 134: Silence the Voices

Jun 26, 2017 01:35:21

Description:

In Episode 134 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss:

Follow-up: WWDC VoiceOver can read text inside images Drag and Drop with VoiceOver airPod changes in iOS 11 and Holly’s new airPods Unfortunate news about the Orbit Reader 20 Twitter question: Latency in airPods Audio Description updates Shelly’s new iPad Pro watchOS 4 Twitterrific for Mac Type to Siri Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson John Panarese Steve Sawczyn Shelly Brisbin Robin Christopherson Links For This Episode From AppleVis: What’s new in Apple accessibility From ACB: List of Amazon described videos Sponsor for this episode

This episode is sponsored by iOS Access for All, a book by Shelly Brisbin. Learn to use your iPhone or iPad accessibly. Get it at  iosaccessbook.com.

MRTP 133: Not Onboard with the Revolution

Jun 6, 2017 01:59:10

Description:

In Episode 133 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights Recap Apple’s 2017 WWDC Keynote.

Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup Shelly Brisbin Robin Christopherson Links For This Episode Watch the Keynote

MRTP 132: The Bigfoot of the Blind Community

May 29, 2017 01:17:27

Description:

In Episode 132 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss:

Apple and Global Accessibility Awareness Day Apple’s new vice president of diversity and inclusion Update on the Orbit Reader Our ranking of the five biggest tech companies WWDC rumors and predictions Apple Park Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Shelly Brisbin Robin Christopherson Sponsor for this episode

Haven Lost, the first volume in the new epic fantasy series the Dragon’s Brood Cycle, is available for Kindle, iBooks, as a paperback, from Audible, or from other book retailers.

MRTP 131: Huge Long-Suffering Snore

May 15, 2017 01:12:16

Description:

In Episode 131 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss:

Follow-up: Workflow updates Follow-up: Prizmo Go Desktop and Documents in Sierra Is the Apple Watch a good app platform? Is Amazon Prime Video coming to Apple TV? Beats 1 New Amazon Echo devices Rumor about the Touch ID sensor on new iPhones Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup Robin Christopherson Sponsor for this episode

This episode is brought to you by Holly’s perfectly Posh. Perfectly Posh is a line of skin care products with naturally based ingredients that are good for your skin and designed to pamper. To learn more or to order visit my website. If you don’t feel comfortable ordering online, feel free to get in touch with me. My twitter is listed above.

MRTP 130: Sunshine and Dust

May 1, 2017 00:46:50

Description:

In Episode 130 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss:

Apple’s Environmental Responsibilities report Prizmo Go Airfoil Satellite TV Crafting Kingdom The Amazon Echo Look What we’d like to see from WWDC Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Shelly Brisbin Links For This Episode Lisa Jackson on the Talk Show Prizmo review from Mac Stories Prizmo on the App Store Sponsor for this episode

This episode is sponsored by iOS Access for All, a book by Shelly Brisbin. Learn to use your iPhone or iPad accessibly. Get it at  iosaccessbook.com.

MRTP Bonus 006: Pork Tenderloin with a Twist

Apr 22, 2017 01:01:47

Description:

In Bonus Episode 6 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights are joined by Robin Christopherson of the Dot to Dot Podcast. They have an in depth discussion of the Amazon echo, and the various skills that go along with it.

Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Shelly Brisbin Special guest on this episode: Robin Christopherson

MRTP 129: Trash Can or Cheese Grater

Apr 16, 2017 00:45:31

Description:

In Episode 129 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss:

follow-up: workflow New Maccessibility Web Site Orbit Reader update New Mac Pros iTunes podcasts turning into Apple podcasts: what does it mean for iTunes Apple and Diabetes Sensors 64 bit only in iOS 11 Netflix Downloads and Audio Description Holly’s new iPhone case Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Shelly Brisbin Links For This Episode David Sparks on Workflow Transcript of Mac Pro meeting Holly’s iPhone case Sponsor for this episode

This episode is sponsored by iOS Access for All, a book by Shelly Brisbin. Learn to use your iPhone or iPad accessibly. Get it at  iosaccessbook.com.

MRTP 128: mikeOS

Apr 4, 2017 00:51:30

Description:

In Episode 128 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss:

Apple Hardware Updates Apple Software Updates Two Factor Authentication Find My AirPods Updated iWork Apps Problems with the Podcasts App Follow-up: Movie Rentals Apple Acquires Workflow Shelly’s New Toy Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup John Panarese Shelly Brisbin Sponsor for this episode

The roundtable is brought to you this week by Monkeys Took My Jetpack. Find it at mtmjetpack.com

MRTP 127: Perfectly Plus

Mar 20, 2017 00:41:45

Description:

In Episode 127 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss:

New Format and Time Change follow-up: Twitterrific for Mac follow-up: Overcast David Pogue Article on VoiceOver Shelly at CSun Holly’s phone and Haptic Feedback Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Shelly Brisbin Links For This Episode

David Pogue’s article on VoiceOver

Sponsor for this episode

This episode is brought to you by Holly’s perfectly Posh. Perfectly Posh is a line of skin care products with naturally based ingredients that are good for your skin and designed to pamper. To learn more or to order visit my website. If you don’t feel comfortable ordering online, feel free to get in touch with me. My twitter is listed above.

MRTP 126: I Got Hit with the Egg Thing!

Mar 6, 2017 00:37:09

Description:

In Episode 126 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss:

Follow-up: Logic WWDC dates Updates to Overcast Twitter changes Movie rentals and Apple’s accessibility line Apple and USB C Rumors The Magic Keyboard Knights on this episode: Josh De Lioncourt Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson John Panarese Links For This Episode the Twitter Blog Sponsor for this episode

Haven Lost, the first volume in the new epic fantasy series the Dragon’s Brood Cycle, is available for Kindle, iBooks, as a paperback, from Audible, or from other book retailers.

MRTP 125: A New Form of Marco Polo

Feb 20, 2017 00:53:38

Description:

In Episode 125 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss:

Twitterrific Kickstarter campaign Blue Apron accessibility The Movie of the Day app Shelly’s trip to the ATIA conference Apple Pay on the web ride sharing apps Logic Pro 10 accessibility The Apple store and pre-orders The TV app Knights on this episode: Josh De Lioncourt Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson John Panarese Shelly Brisbin Links For This Episode Twitterrific on Kickstarter Blue Apron the Movie of the Day app Sponsor for this episode

This episode is sponsored by iOS Access for All, a book by Shelly Brisbin. Learn to use your iPhone or iPad accessibly. Get it at  iosaccessbook.com.

MRTP 124: The One Voice of Disagreement

Jan 24, 2017 01:11:45

Description:

In Episode 124 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss:

The Touchbar and Zoom Eric’s Airpods Logic and Garageband updates Darcy’s Apple Watch the Scrivener sale Knights on this episode: Josh De Lioncourt Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup Links For This Episode Touchbar demo from James Rath Scrivener homepage Sponsor for this episode

Haven Lost, the first volume in the new epic fantasy series the Dragon’s Brood Cycle, is available for Kindle, iBooks, as a paperback, from Audible, or from other book retailers.

MRTP 123: A Fat Hockeypuck

Jan 9, 2017 02:01:11

Description:

In Episode 123 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss:

Josh’s new AirPods Shelly’s new Echo Dot Josh’s new MacBook Pro with TouchBar Apple in 2016 Knights on this episode: Josh De Lioncourt Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup John Panarese Shelly Brisbin Links For This Episode

From Chuq Von Rospach: Apple’s 2016 in Review

Sponsor for this episode

This episode is brought to you by Holly’s perfectly Posh. Perfectly Posh is a line of skin care products with naturally based ingredients that are good for your skin and designed to pamper. To learn more or to order visit my website. If you don’t feel comfortable ordering online, feel free to get in touch with me. My twitter is listed above.

MRTP 122: Percussion Protection

Dec 11, 2016 01:29:59

Description:

In Episode 122 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss:

The future of Apple’s Airport wifi routers The future of automation on the Mac Vinyl restoration on the Mac The MacBook Pro Holly has ApplePay! Durability of Lightning EarPods Knights on this episode: Josh De Lioncourt Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup John Panarese Shelly Brisbin Sponsor for this episode

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MRTP 121: Full of Metaphors

Nov 13, 2016 00:58:50

Description:

In Episode 121 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss:

More on the new MacBook Pros the future of the Mac line Paypal and Siri Accessibility of the Bank of America app Apple News and ads the Apple TV and app links Knights on this episode: Josh De Lioncourt Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Shelly Brisbin Links For This Episode From Marco Arment: A World Without the Mac Pro Sponsor for this episode

This episode is sponsored by iOS Access for All, a book by Shelly Brisbin. Learn to use your iPhone or iPad accessibly. Get it at  iosaccessbook.com.

MRTP 120: The Island of Misfit Macs

Oct 28, 2016 01:07:53

Description:

In Episode 120 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss Apple’s October 27th press event.

Knights on this episode: Josh De Lioncourt Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup John Panarese Shelly Brisbin

MRTP 119: Mutual Fingerprinting

Oct 17, 2016 00:55:23

Description:

In Episode 119 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss:

Darcy’s iPhone 7 Airpods and adjusting Volume Speak Screen iOS Access for All a round of picks Knights on this episode: Josh De Lioncourt Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Shelly Brisbin Picks Holly’s Pick

Sleeperbot Fantasy Football by Blitz Studios

Josh’s picks CARROT Sticker Pack by Grailr LLC Hockey Sticker Set by Bob Pluss iMore Sticker Pack by Mobile Nations The Incomparable Stickers by Jason Snell Cookie Monster Stickers by Sesame Street Darcy’s pick

Huffduffer

Shelly’s Pick

Transit • Real-Time App for Bus, Subway & Metro by Transit App, Inc.

Other Links For This Episode iOS Access for All Election Profit makers Sponsor for this episode

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MRTP 118: Weirdly Malleable Hands

Oct 3, 2016 01:28:08

Description:

In Episode 118 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss: our new iPhones, and macOS Sierra

Knights on this episode: Josh De Lioncourt Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup Shelly Brisbin Sponsor for this episode

This episode is brought to you by Holly’s perfectly Posh. Perfectly Posh is a line of skin care products with naturally based ingredients that are good for your skin and designed to pamper. To learn more or to order visit my website. If you don’t feel comfortable ordering online, feel free to get in touch with me. My twitter is listed above.

MRTP 117: Some Weird Mammal Classification

Sep 19, 2016 01:17:07

Description:

In Episode 117 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss:

iPhone pre-orders iOS 10 our further thoughts on Airpods watchOS 3 tvOS and low vision accessibility Knights on this episode: Josh De Lioncourt Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup Briley O’Connor Shelly Brisbin Links For This Episode

iOS 10: The MacStories Review

Sponsor for this episode

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MRTP 116: Yeah But They’re Big Holes!

Sep 8, 2016 00:50:46

Description:

In Episode 116 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss Apple’s September 7 press event.

Knights on this episode: Josh De Lioncourt Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup Shelly Brisbin Links For This Episode

Watch Apple’s event

MRTP 115: SKUs All Over the Place

Sep 4, 2016 01:23:57

Description:

In Episode 115 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss: The upcoming Apple event, five years of Tim Cook’s Apple, and subscription pricing for software

Knights on this episode: Josh De Lioncourt Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup Shelly Brisbin Sponsor for this episode

Haven Lost, the first volume in the new epic fantasy series the Dragon’s Brood Cycle, is available for Kindle, iBooks, as a paperback, from Audible, or from other book retailers.

MRTP 114: Paccessibility

Aug 7, 2016 01:10:16

Description:

In Episode 114 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss:

Shelly’s Twitter Rejection The “Orbit Reader 20” braille display The Apple TV Remote app

We then end the podcast with a round of picks.

Knights on this episode: Josh De Lioncourt Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup Shelly Brisbin Picks for this episode Josh: Scrivener for iOS Holly: Timecrest Shelly: DragThing Eric: All Access Darcy: Grid-It Additional Links For This Episode The Orbit Reader 20 braille display Josh’s Go Bag Sponsor for this episode

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MRTP 113: PokéStop

Jul 23, 2016 00:39:16

Description:

In Episode 113 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss:

John’s thoughts on the NFB resolution Sonos and Plex Scrivener for iOS Pokémon Go Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson John Panarese Shelly Brisbin Links For This Episode John’s article about the NFB resolution Scrivener for iOS Pokémon Go on the Wikipedia Pokémon Go and accessibility Sponsor for this episode

This episode is sponsored by iOS Access for All, a book by Shelly Brisbin. Learn to use your iPhone or iPad accessibly. Get it at  iosaccessbook.com.

MRTP 112: Whereas and Whatnot

Jul 10, 2016 01:34:42

Description:

In Episode 112 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss:

Public betas are now available Apple versus Spotify The NFB resolution Apple gets award from ACB Shelly’s iPod Touch screen repair Bespecular Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup Shelly Brisbin Links For This Episode Blog post about the NFB resolution from Michael Hansen at Applevis Blog post about the NFB resolution from Jonathan Mosen Information on the ACB award from Applevis Bespecular Sponsor for this episode

This episode is brought to you by Holly’s perfectly Posh. Perfectly Posh is a line of skin care products with naturally based ingredients that are good for your skin and designed to pamper. To learn more or to order visit my website. If you don’t feel comfortable ordering, feel free to get in touch with me. My twitter is listed above. Also if you choose the Maccessibility event at checkout you will get a free lip balm.

MRTP 111: This Week in ATMs

Jun 27, 2016 01:06:14

Description:

In Episode 111 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss: Apple pay and ATMs, some Apple Watch complication discoveries, and what we’ve learned from WWDC since the Keynote.

Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup Shelly Brisbin Sponsor for this episode

This episode is sponsored by iOS Access for All, a book by Shelly Brisbin. Learn to use your iPhone or iPad accessibly. Get it at  iosaccessbook.com.

MRTP 110: Tabs are Good, Tabs are Stupid!

Jun 14, 2016 01:23:12

Description:

In Episode 110 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss Apple’s 2016 WWDC keynote presentation. Updates were announced for:

watchOS macOS tvOS iOS Knights on this episode: Josh De Lioncourt Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup Steve Sawczyn Shelly Brisbin

MRTP 109: I Would Like to Voice Command That Sucker

May 30, 2016 01:03:05

Description:

In Episode 109 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss:

Siri Rumours what we expect from WWDC Marco Arments blog post on Apple’s future Knights on this episode: Josh De Lioncourt Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup John Panarese Shelly Brisbin Links For This Episode Marco Arment’s Blog post Sponsor for this episode

The roundtable is brought to you this week by Monkeys Took My Jetpack. Find it at mtmjetpack.com

MRTP 108: Something Happened In Canada

May 16, 2016 01:04:52

Description:

In Episode 108 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss:

Apple’s Audio Description Room US Only! Scrivener for iOS Apple Pay in Canada Who is using Apple Pay Time’s top 50 Gadgets of all time Our picks for top accessibility gadgets of all time Knights on this episode: Josh De Lioncourt Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup John Panarese Shelly Brisbin Links For This Episode Apple’s Audio Description Room US Only! Time’s Top 50 Gadgets of all time Sponsor for this episode

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MRTP 107: Hamburger Button

Apr 30, 2016 00:55:47

Description:

In Episode 107 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss: Josh’s iPhone 7 theory, Apple and UI design, WWDC and What we’re reading.

Knights on this episode: Josh De Lioncourt Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Shelly Brisbin Links For This Episode Article from Fast Company about Apple and Design Sponsor for this episode

This episode is brought to you by Holly’s Perfectly Posh. Learn about perfectly Posh, and order products at www.hollysposh.com

MRTP 106: Get Off My Cloud

Apr 17, 2016 01:09:25

Description:

In Episode 106 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights primarily discuss the Amazon Fire Tablet. Additional topics include:

Financial software on the Mac Uploading to web forms with iCloud Drive Calculator Pro for iPad Free Activity++ Knights on this episode: Josh De Lioncourt Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup Shelly Brisbin Links For This Episode activity++ Calculator Pro for iPad Free Banktivity Sponsor for this episode

This episode is brought to you by Holly’s Perfectly Posh. Learn about perfectly Posh, and order products at www.hollysposh.com

MRTP 105: I Just Want a New Toy

Apr 4, 2016 01:18:47

Description:

In Episode 105 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss:

Apple software updates Shelly’s trip to CSUN Moving away from Google The Amazon Fire Tablet Alt Tags in Twitter Knights on this episode: Josh De Lioncourt Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup Steve Sawczyn Shelly Brisbin Links For This Episode Blind Bargains Podcasts Twitter’s Blog post on alt tags the Amazon Fire Sponsor for this episode

Haven Lost, the first volume in the new epic fantasy series the Dragon’s Brood Cycle, is available for Kindle, iBooks, as a paperback, from Audible, or from other book retailers.

MRTP 104: Where’s My Polka Dot Watch Band

Mar 22, 2016 00:52:58

Description:

In Episode 104 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss Apple’s March 21 press event.

Knights on this episode: Josh De Lioncourt Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup Shelly Brisbin Links For This Episode Apple’s event page

MRTP 103: Lots of Angry Emojis

Mar 5, 2016 01:10:37

Description:

In Episode 103 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss:

Josh’s apple watch, the new netflix app for iOS, the disney anywhere app with audio description, facebook’s accessibility of the new react feature, and the new image descriptions, The QZ app, Apple’s fight with the FBI Knights on this episode: Josh De Lioncourt Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup Shelly Brisbin Links For This Episode The disney anywhere app, The qz app, 2 in 1 Apple Watch bamboo charging stand Sponsor for this episode

This episode is sponsored by iOS Access for All, a book by Shelly Brisbin. Learn to use your iPhone or iPad accessibly. Get it at  iosaccessbook.com.

MRTP 102: Error 54

Feb 21, 2016 01:32:13

Description:

In Episode 102 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss: Error 53, Apple and privacy, The Mac App Store, and the Apple TV 3 months later.

Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup Shelly Brisbin Links For This Episode Apple’s Error 53 support page Apple’s Customer Letter from Tim Cook Rogue Amoeba’s Blog post on the Mac App Store Sponsor for this episode

This episode is sponsored by iOS Access for All, a book by Shelly Brisbin. Learn to use your iPhone or iPad accessibly. Get it at  iosaccessbook.com.

MRTP 101: Consistently and Competently Squashed

Feb 8, 2016 01:16:27

Description:

In Episode 101 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss:

Is the quality of Apple’s software declining? Are iPad sales down, and what does it mean? Pixar’s new video description app What would we like to see from Apple this year. Knights on this episode: Josh De Lioncourt Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup John Panarese Links For This Episode Walt Mossberg on Apple’s App problems John Gruber’s response to the Mossberg piece Above Avalon on iPad Mini sales Article about the Pixar app Sponsor for this episode

Haven Lost, the first volume in the new epic fantasy series the Dragon’s Brood Cycle, is available for Kindle, iBooks, as a paperback, from Audible, or from other book retailers.

MRTP 100: That’s Not What a Jackhammer is For

Jan 23, 2016 01:32:58

Description:

In Episode 100 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss:

The Ferrite Audio Editor for iOS Music Memos The headphone jack controversy The end of ad supported iTunes Radio What Apple products we’re looking forward to in 2016. Knights on this episode: Josh De Lioncourt Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup John Panarese Cara Quinn Links For This Episode Ferrite Music Memos Serenity Caldwell on Music Memos Sponsor for this episode

Geekology, a pop-culture podcast where we geek out about all things awesome. Find us on the web at geekologyshow.com or @geekologyshow on twitter.

MRTP 99: Hippie Blue

Jan 10, 2016 01:47:15

Description:

In Episode 99 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights pick some of their favorite software and hardware.

Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup Steve Sawczyn Shelly Brisbin Picks for this episode Holly’s picks Twitter for Mac Blindfold Color Crush Darcy’s picks Drafts Star Trek Transporter Pad LED coasters Shelly’s picks Textastic Apple’s Notes app Eric’s picks TimeBuzz Blindfold Air Hockey Steve’s picks iReg for Apple Watch Aipoly Vision Apple Smart Battery Case Links For This Episode Steve’s iReg demo Script for importing Evernote content into the Notes app Sponsor for this episode

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MRTP 98: Behind the Maccess

Dec 14, 2015 01:22:41

Description:

In Episode 98 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss: Apple’s new Christmas Commercial, and all the software updates that came out this week. We also each pick our top Apple story of the year.

Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup John Panarese Shelly Brisbin Sponsor for this episode

This episode is sponsored by iOS Access for All, a book by Shelly Brisbin. Learn to use your iPhone or iPad accessibly. Get it at  iosaccessbook.com.

MRTP 97: Your Canadian Politeness Isn’t Gonna Fly This Time

Nov 14, 2015 01:21:40

Description:

In Episode 97 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights primarily discuss the new Apple TV. Other topics include:

Shelly’s new podcast series The new iPad Pro a problem with Netflix, Audio description and the new Apple TV The Plex Media server Knights on this episode: Josh De Lioncourt Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup Shelly Brisbin Links For This Episode Shelly’s new Podcast A forum thread on AppleVis on the Netflix problem The Wikipedia page for Plex Sponsor for this episode

This episode is sponsored by iOS Access for All, a book by Shelly Brisbin. Learn to use your iPhone or iPad accessibly. Get it at  iosaccessbook.com.

MRTP 96: Fanfear!

Oct 31, 2015 00:46:16

Description:

In Episode 96 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss: the new Apple TV, Apple’s quarterly earnings call, and the updated iWork apps

Knights on this episode: Josh De Lioncourt Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup Shelly Brisbin Links For This Episode Apple TV review from Universal Mind Sponsor for this episode

Haven Lost, the first volume in the new epic fantasy series the Dragon’s Brood Cycle, is available for Kindle, iBooks, as a paperback, from Audible, or from other book retailers.

MRTP 95: The Date is a Touchable Item

Oct 18, 2015 01:25:03

Description:

In Episode 95 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss:

iOS 9 and El Capitan after a few weeks of use Version 2 of Overcast New Apple Hardware Various iOS Twitter clients Knights on this episode: Josh De Lioncourt Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup Shelly Brisbin Links For This Episode Overcast Steven Levy on the new Apple Hardware Sponsor for this episode

Haven Lost, the first volume in the new epic fantasy series the Dragon’s Brood Cycle, is available for Kindle, iBooks, as a paperback, from Audible, or from other book retailers.

MRTP 94: Eight Years of Muscle Memory

Oct 3, 2015 00:48:49

Description:

In Episode 94 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss:

The long awaited update to Night Owl/YoruFukurou ApplePay watchOS 2 Mac OS El Capitan Knights on this episode: Josh De Lioncourt Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson John Panarese Shelly Brisbin Sponsor for this episode

This episode is sponsored by iOS Access for All, a book by Shelly Brisbin. Learn to use your iPhone or iPad accessibly. Get it at  iosaccessbook.com.

MRTP 93: Another Stupid Visual Thing

Sep 19, 2015 02:10:38

Description:

In Episode 93 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss iOS 9, Apple’s latest operating system for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.

Knights on this episode: Josh De Lioncourt Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup Steve Sawczyn Shelly Brisbin Links For This Episode The iOS review from Mac Stories Sponsor for this episode

Haven Lost, the first volume in the new epic fantasy series the Dragon’s Brood Cycle, is available for Kindle, iBooks, as a paperback, or from other book retailers.

MRTP 92: Using My Eyeballs for Good

Sep 10, 2015 01:20:29

Description:

In Episode 92 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss Apple’s September ninth press event. In the event, Apple announced several new products including: the iPad Pro, the new Apple TV, and the iPhone 6s and 6S+.

Knights on this episode: Josh De Lioncourt Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Steve Sawczyn Shelly Brisbin Sponsor for this episode

This episode is sponsored by iOS Access for All, a book by Shelly Brisbin. Learn to use your iPhone or iPad accessibly. Get it at  iosaccessbook.com.

MRTP 91: It’s Like a Nunnery, but for Ghosts

Aug 24, 2015 01:02:52

Description:

In Episode 91 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss:

the new version of the KNFB Reader Shelly’s Apple adventures in San Francisco portability versus power in Apple products accessibility of Apple’s Logic app content blockers on the web Apple’s Diversity report Knights on this episode: Josh De Lioncourt Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup John Panarese Steve Sawczyn Shelly Brisbin Links For This Episode Blind Logic The Logic page from I Can Work This Thing blog post from Marco Arment: The Ethics of Modern Web Ad Blocking Ghostery Sponsor for this episode

This episode is sponsored by iOS Access for All, a book by Shelly Brisbin. Learn to use your iPhone or iPad accessibly. Get it at  iosaccessbook.com.

MRTP 90: Syncing His Little Friend

Aug 7, 2015 00:56:24

Description:

In Episode 90 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss:

Should iTunes be rewritten from the ground up Some good and bad things about Apple Music Audio books now in the iBooks app Comics Empower: a new site that produces comic books for the visually impaired Knights on this episode: Josh De Lioncourt Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup John Panarese Shelly Brisbin Sponsor for this episode

Haven Lost, the first volume in the new epic fantasy series the Dragon’s Brood Cycle, is available for Kindle, iBooks, as a paperback, or from other book retailers.

MRTP 89: The Freedom to be a Dinosaur

Jul 27, 2015 01:45:40

Description:

In Episode 89 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights revisit the topic of Apple Music, followed by a round of picks.

Knights on this episode: Josh De Lioncourt Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup Steve Sawczyn Shelly Brisbin Picks Darcy: Fopydo Scanning tand for the Blind Shelly: VarioUltra 20 Holly: Your Story Josh: DuoLingo Steve: Seven Eric: Seeing Eye GPS Additional Links For This Episode Jim Dalrymple’s Blog post on Apple Music Jim’s followup Shelly’s Blog post on the iPod Touch Episode of the Fashionability podcast on the Seven Minute Workout Sponsor for this episode

Haven Lost, the first volume in the new epic fantasy series the Dragon’s Brood Cycle, is available for Kindle, iBooks, as a paperback, or from other book retailers.

MRTP 88: Fun With Trucks

Jul 12, 2015 01:48:15

Description:

In Episode 88 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights briefly discuss the two American blindness conventions, followed by an extensive discussion of Apple Music

Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup Steve Sawczyn Shelly Brisbin Links For This Episode Steve Sawczyn’s Blog Apple Music: The Ultimate Guide, from iMore Sponsor for this episode

This episode is sponsored by iOS Access for All, a book by Shelly Brisbin. Learn to use your iPhone or iPad accessibly. Get it at  iosaccessbook.com.

MRTP 87: I’ve Lost My Analogy Brain

Jun 26, 2015 00:47:12

Description:

In Episode 87 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss:

WWDC two weeks later The Workflow app winning an Apple Design Award for accessibility a new section of the iOS app store highlighting apps supporting VoiceOver Apple winning a Helen Keller Achievement Award and Apple Music. Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson John Panarese Shelly Brisbin Links For This Episode Apple Design Awards Helen Keller Achievement Awards Sponsor for this episode

This episode is sponsored by iOS Access for All, a book by Shelly Brisbin. Learn to use your iPhone or iPad accessibly. Get it at  iosaccessbook.com.

MRTP 86: Grandpa Fonzie

Jun 9, 2015 01:39:47

Description:

In Episode 86 of The Maccessibility Roundtable Podcast, our knights discuss Apples Keynote presentation, which kicks off their 2015 Worldwide Developer conference.

Topics include: Mac OS X 10.11 El Capitan iOS 9 watchOS 2 Apple Music Knights on this episode: Josh De Lioncourt Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Steve Sawczyn Shelly Brisbin Sponsor for this episode

Haven Lost, the first volume in the new epic fantasy series the Dragon’s Brood Cycle, is available for Kindle, iBooks, as a paperback, or from other book retailers.

MRTP 85: The Guys Only Name the Big Ones

Jun 1, 2015 01:16:24

Description:

In Episode 85 of The Maccessibility Round Table Podcast, our knights discuss: Watch OS 1.0.1, a VoiceOver text editing bug in iOS, and our predictions for the next versions of iOS and OS X.

Knights on this episode: Josh De Lioncourt Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup Shelly Brisbin Sponsor for this episode

Haven Lost, the first volume in the new epic fantasy series the Dragon’s Brood Cycle, is available for Kindle, iBooks, as a paperback, or from other book retailers.

MRTP 84: I Never Wasn’t a Dictater

May 17, 2015 00:50:40

Description:

In Episode 84 of The Maccessibility Round Table Podcast, our knights Primarily discuss the Apple Watch. Topics include:

Eric’s initial Watch impressions The Overcast Watch app battery life current VoiceOver bugs Knights on this episode: Josh De Lioncourt Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup John Panarese Shelly Brisbin Sponsor for this episode

Draconis Entertainment, developers of high quality audio games for Mac, iOS, and Windows.

MRTP 83: The Wrath of Khan Setting

May 3, 2015 01:12:30

Description:

In Episode 83 of The Maccessibility Round Table Podcast, our knights discuss: more described content on Netflix, Microsoft Office with VoiceOver Support, iOS Home screen preferences, and 1 week with the Apple Watch.

Knights on this episode: Josh De Lioncourt Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup Shelly Brisbin Links For This Episode List of described content from Netflix Sponsor for this episode

Haven Lost, the first volume in the new epic fantasy series the Dragon’s Brood Cycle, is available for Kindle, iBooks, as a paperback, or from other book retailers.

MRTP 82: These Blind People Have Their Blind Show

Apr 23, 2015 01:45:31

Description:

In Episode 82 of The Maccessibility Round Table Podcast, our knights discuss: OS X and iOS updates, Video description on Netflix, and demoing the Apple Watch.

Knights on this episode: Josh De Lioncourt Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup Briley O’Connor Shelly Brisbin Links For This Episode [The Netflix blog post on Audio Description David Woodbridge’s review of the Apple Watch [Alex Jurgensen’s article on using Apple Watch demo units with VoiceOver Sponsor for this episode

Haven Lost, the first volume in the new epic fantasy series the Dragon’s Brood Cycle, is available for Kindle, iBooks, as a paperback, or from other book retailers.

MRTP 81: The Hearts Aren’t Labeled

Apr 4, 2015 01:16:34

Description:

In Episode 81 of The Maccessibility Round Table Podcast, our knights discuss: Periscope, two-factor authentication, and the new biography becoming Steve Jobs

Knights on this episode: Josh De Lioncourt Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup Steve Sawczyn Shelly Brisbin Links For This Episode Periscope Explanation of two-factor authentication from the 1Password blog official site for Becoming Steve Jobs Sponsor for this episode

Draconis Entertainment, developers of high quality audio games for Mac, iOS, and Windows.

MRTP 80: A Pretty Little Paperweight

Mar 22, 2015 01:27:35

Description:

In Episode 80 of The Maccessibility Round Table Podcast, our knights discuss:

Is there official confirmation of AppleWatch accessibility? the AppleWatch Edition iOS apps we want on the mac, and Vice Versa Google’s new iOS apps priorities and compromises when buying a computer a special bonus topic Knights on this episode: Josh De Lioncourt Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup John Panarese Shelly Brisbin Cara Quinn Sponsor for this episode

Haven Lost, the first volume in the new epic fantasy series the Dragon’s Brood Cycle, is available for Kindle, iBooks, as a paperback, or from other book retailers.

Outside The Box 3: We Heard About the Corbomite, with Jason Snell

Mar 17, 2015 00:55:52

Description:

In Episode 3 of The Maccessibility Inside The Box Podcast, we are joined by Jason snell. Topics discussed include: Apple’s commitment to accessibility, the Spring Forward event, and Star Trek.

Regulars on this episode: Josh De Lioncourt Holly Anderson Shelly Brisbin Special Guest Jason Snell Links For This Episode The Incomparable Six Colors Upgrade Clockwise Sponsor for this episode

Haven Lost, the first volume in the new epic fantasy series the Dragon’s Brood Cycle, is available for Kindle, iBooks, as a paperback, or from other book retailers.

MRTP 79: Even Smushier

Mar 11, 2015 01:17:43

Description:

In Episode 79 of The Maccessibility Round Table Podcast, our knights discuss Apple’s March 9th press event. The podcast was recorded immediately following the event.

Knights on this episode: Josh De Lioncourt Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup Shelly Brisbin Links For This Episode Apple’s event page

The Round Table is sponsored in part by Draconis Entertainment, developers of high quality audio games for Mac, iOS, and Windows.

MRTP 78B: Low Vision Girl

Feb 27, 2015 01:22:24

Description:

In Episode 78B of The Maccessibility Round Table Podcast, our knights discuss some apps they’ve been using lately

Knights on this episode: Josh De Lioncourt Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup Steve Sawczyn Shelly Brisbin Apps discussed in This Episode Workflow Voice Dream Writer Drafts Transmit Prompt KNFB Reader

The Round Table is sponsored in part by Draconis Entertainment, developers of high quality audio games for Mac, iOS, and Windows.

MRTP 78A: Follow the Shadow DOM

Feb 22, 2015 01:01:50

Description:

In Episode 78a of The Maccessibility Round Table Podcast, our knights discuss the new Flipboard web site, and what it means for accessibility. This is the first of a two part episode. In part 2, we discuss some apps we’ve been trying.

Knights on this episode: Josh De Lioncourt Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup Steve Sawczyn Shelly Brisbin Links For This Episode John Gruber’s post on Flipboard accessibility Steve Faulkner’s post on Flipboard Accessibility

The Round Table is sponsored in part by Draconis Entertainment, developers of high quality audio games for Mac, iOS, and Windows.

MRTP 77: Your Thumbs are a Bit Sketchy

Feb 8, 2015 01:11:25

Description:

In Episode 77 of The Maccessibility Round Table Podcast, our knights discuss: iTunes home sharing, the iPad air 2, Audio Hijack 3, and the end of TUAW.

Knights on this episode: Josh De Lioncourt Darcy Burnard Eric Troup John Panarese Shelly Brisbin

The Round Table is sponsored in part by Draconis Entertainment, developers of high quality audio games for Mac, iOS, and Windows.

MRTP 76: Half a Dozen Dongles

Jan 26, 2015 01:27:38

Description:

In Episode 76 of The Maccessibility Round Table Podcast, our knights discuss: VoiceOver on the Apple Watch, Be My Eyes, Fiery Feeds, Voice Dream Writer, and Audio Hijack 3

Knights on this episode: Josh De Lioncourt Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup Shelly Brisbin Links For This Episode Be My Eyes Voice Dream Writer Fiery Feeds Audio Hijack 3 Jonathan Mosen’s demo of Audio Hijack

The Round Table is sponsored in part by Draconis Entertainment, developers of high quality audio games for Mac, iOS, and Windows.

MRTP 75: Apple M&M’s

Jan 12, 2015 01:32:53

Description:

In Episode 75 of The Maccessibility Round Table Podcast, our knights discuss: the new edition of Shelly’s Book, and Marco Arment’s “Functional High Ground” blog post. They end the show with some podcast picks.

Knights on this episode: Josh De Lioncourt Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup Briley O’Connor Steve Sawczyn Shelly Brisbin Links For This Episode iOS Access for All From Marco Arment: Apple Has Lost the Functional High Ground From Daniel Jalkut: The Functional High Ground From Marco Arment: What It’s Like to be Way too Popular for a Day From John Gruber: Apple and Eras of Flux From Craig Hockenberry: Death By a Thousand Cuts From Glenn Fleishman: The Software and Services Apple Needs to Fix Podcasts mentioned on this episode The Rebound The Audio Guide to Babylon 5 Fashionability Grammar Girl: Quick and Dirty Tips For Better Writing Radiolab This Is That from CBC Radio Wiretap with Jonathan Goldstein Analog(ue) Clockwise IRL Talk Just the Tip Ask Me Another from NPR Stuff to Blow Your Mind The Birth, Baby, and Life Podcast Serial The Dudley and Bob Morning show from KLBJ The New York Times Book Review Podcast Mission Log: A Roddenberry Star Trek Podcast The Warner Archive Collection Podcast Movies for the Blind The Mark and Linda Podcast The DVD Weekly Podcast Window to the Magic

The Round Table is sponsored in part by Draconis Entertainment, developers of high quality audio games for Mac, iOS, and Windows.

MRTP 74: My Home Screen Of Awesomeness

Dec 14, 2014 01:45:05

Description:

In Episode 74 of The Maccessibility Round Table Podcast, our knights discuss: Apple and accessibility, experiences at Apple retail stores and the Apple Watch. They then proceed to describe their iOS home screen layouts. They end with a round of picks.

Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup John Panarese Shelly Brisbin Picks For This Episode Trivia Crack Nex1 iPhone Case Weather Radio Dark Sky Dash for Mac KNFB Reader

The Round Table is sponsored in part by Draconis Entertainment, developers of high quality audio games for Mac, iOS, and Windows.

MRTP 73: Accessible Blizzards

Nov 15, 2014 01:16:22

Description:

In Episode 73 of The Maccessibility Round Table Podcast, our knights discuss:

Holly’s new iPhone 6 Plus, Steve’s new iPhone 6, Shelly’s new iPod Nano, Josh’s new iPad Air 2, and iPhone gripping techniques. Knights on this episode: Josh De Lioncourt Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup Steve Sawczyn Shelly Brisbin

The Round Table is sponsored in part by Draconis Entertainment, developers of high quality audio games for Mac, iOS, and Windows.

MRTP 72: iTunes Blowed Up Real Big

Nov 1, 2014 01:46:23

Description:

In Episode 72 of The Maccessibility Round Table Podcast, our knights discuss: iOS 8.1, Apple Pay, Yosemite, iTunes, and xCode accessibility. We end with a demo from Steve Sawczyn on Direct Touch Typing.

Knights on this episode: Josh De Lioncourt Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup Steve Sawczyn Shelly Brisbin Links For This Episode Post from Josh on xCode accessibility Josh’s blog Steve’s blog post on Direct Touch Typing

The Round Table is sponsored in part by Draconis Entertainment, developers of high quality audio games for Mac, iOS, and Windows.

MRTP 71: You Need More Filters

Oct 18, 2014 01:16:00

Description:

In Episode 71 of The Maccessibility Round Table Podcast, our knights discuss: Apple’s October 16th press event, iPad pricing and Mac OS X Yosemite

Knights on this episode: Josh De Lioncourt Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup Shelly Brisbin Links For This Episode Apple’s Press Event Apple’s iPad page Apple’s Yosemite Page

The Round Table is sponsored in part by Draconis Entertainment, developers of high quality audio games for Mac, iOS, and Windows.

MRTP 70: Wait For The Bubbly Noise

Oct 4, 2014 01:34:14

Description:

In Episode 70 of The Maccessibility Round Table Podcast, our knights share their new phone acquisition stories, and continue talking about iOS 8.

Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup Steve Sawczyn Shelly Brisbin

The Round Table is sponsored in part by Draconis Entertainment, developers of high quality audio games for Mac, iOS, and Windows.

MRTP 69: Let’s Support Shelly’s Short Attention Span

Sep 20, 2014 02:24:12

Description:

In Episode 69 of The Maccessibility Round Table Podcast, our knights discuss: the end of Macworld Magazine, the KNFB Reader app, and iOS 8.

Knights on this episode: Josh De Lioncourt Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup Briley O’Connor Steve Sawczyn Shelly Brisbin Links For This Episode Six Colors Jason Snell’s new web site KNFB Reader on the app store Apple’s iOS page The iOS 8 review from Ars Technica The review of the messages app from Mac Stories

The Round Table is sponsored in part by Draconis Entertainment, developers of high quality audio games for Mac, iOS, and Windows.

MRTP 68: Send Me Your Heartbeat

Sep 11, 2014 01:23:27

Description:

In Episode 68 of The Maccessibility Round Table Podcast, our knights discuss the latest Apple Press Event, which included announcements of the iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, Apple Pay and the Apple Watch. We end the show by playing a song from Jonathan Man.

Knights on this episode: Josh De Lioncourt Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup Shelly Brisbin Links For This Episode Apple’s September 2014 Keynote Jonathan Mann’s Web Site Apple Watch: The Musical

The Round Table is sponsored in part by Draconis Entertainment, developers of high quality audio games for Mac, iOS, and Windows.

MRTP 67: A Game Drought

Aug 22, 2014 01:04:06

Description:

In Episode 67 of The Maccessibility Round Table Podcast, our knights primarily discuss games and Twitter apps.

Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Steve Sawczyn Links For This Episode TW Blue [Crossly][itunes2] Timehop

The Round Table is sponsored in part by Draconis Entertainment, developers of high quality audio games for Mac, iOS, and Windows.

MRTP 66: The Huggers Are Gone

Aug 8, 2014 01:13:48

Description:

In Episode 66 of The Maccessibility Round Table Podcast, our knights discuss several small topics, including: updates to 1Password and Launchbar, Unified English Braille, and Apple’s forthcoming press event. We finish off with a round of picks.

Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup MJ Phoenix Briley O’Connor Links For This Episode Article about 1Password and iOS 8 Mastering the Macintosh with VoiceOver The Tech Doctor Blog and Podcast HT Professional Recorder Yo.tv Bible App DIRECTV

The Round Table is sponsored in part by Draconis Entertainment, developers of high quality audio games for Mac, iOS, and Windows.

MRTP 65: Already Off On A Tangent

Jul 25, 2014 00:58:31

Description:

In Episode 65 of The Maccessibility Round Table Podcast, our knights: revisit the NFB Resolution, discuss the forthcoming Yosemite Public Beta, and give our initial thoughts of Overcast.

Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup MJ Phoenix Briley O’Connor John Panarese Links For This Episode Yosemite Public Beta article from Macworld Yosemite public beta article from the 1Password blog Overcast

The Round Table is sponsored in part by Draconis Entertainment, developers of high quality audio games for Mac, iOS, and Windows.

MRTP 64: Yada Yada Yackity Schmackity

Jul 12, 2014 01:39:57

Description:

In Episode 64 of The Maccessibility Round Table Podcast, our knights discuss: The Recent NFB Resolution concerning Apple and Accessible Apps, the forthcoming KNFB Reader app for iOS, and possible issues with iOS 7.1.2.

Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup MJ Phoenix Briley O’Connor Links For This Episode Text of the Resolution from the AppleVis site App Accessibility article from Apple Insider App Accessibility article from Marco Arment App Accessibility article from iMore App Accessibility article from Jonathan Mosen Response to the resolution from NFB’s president

The Round Table is sponsored in part by Draconis Entertainment, developers of high quality audio games for Mac, iOS, and Windows.

MRTP 63: The Little Picker Things

Jun 28, 2014 00:39:01

Description:

In Episode 63 of The Maccessibility Round Table Podcast, our knights discuss: Josh’s new book, the accessibility of the Sonos app, and a recent episode of the Developing Perspective Podcast which focussed on Accessibility. We end the episode with a round of picks.

Knights on this episode: Darcy Burnard Holly Anderson Eric Troup Picks from this episode Rising Star The McD app Melt Other links from this episode Monkeys Took My Jetpack BlindGeek Adventures The Darcy and Holly Show The Screenless Switchers Podcast Geekology The Dragon’s Brood Cycle Sonos Developing Perspective episode on Accessibility

The Round Table is sponsored in part by Draconis Entertainment, developers of high quality audio games for Mac, iOS, and Windows.

MRTP 62: Back To The Future

Jun 16, 2014 01:10:36

Description:

In Episode 40 of The Maccessibility Round Table Podcast, our knights look back on five years of VoiceOver on iOS, and look forward to what’s in store in iOS 8.

The Round Table is sponsored in part by Draconis Entertainment, developers of high quality audio games for Mac, iOS, and Windows.

MRTP 61 — Hold Out Your Finger

Jun 5, 2014 01:36:33

Description:

In episode 61 of the Round Table, our knights discuss Apple’s WWDC keynote announcements.

The Round Table is sponsored in part by Draconis Entertainment, developers of high quality audio games for Mac, iOS, and Windows.

MRTP Bonus — The One with the Refreshabraille

Jun 1, 2014 00:49:50

Description:

In this bonus episode, we take a look at the Refreshabraille 18 and Braille support in general on OS X and iOS. Holly Anderson discusses both pros and cons of using Braille with Apple operating systems.

MRTP Bonus — The One With Shelly Brisbin

May 20, 2014 00:29:50

Description:

In this bonus episode, we chat with Shelly Brisbin about her forthcoming book iOS Access For All: Your Comprehensive Guide to Accessibility for iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch. Shelly discusses the books contents, its genesis, and the work and research that has gone into its development.

You can pre-order a copy from the official website.

MRTP 60 — Silly Rabbit

May 17, 2014 01:21:04

Description:

In this episode, our knights discuss the possibility of larger screens on iPhones, our wish lists for WWDC, and more.

The Round Table is sponsored in part by Draconis Entertainment, makers of audio games for Mac, iOS, and Windows.

MRTP Bonus — The One With AudioEyes

May 11, 2014 00:48:16

Description:

In this bonus episode of the Maccessibility Round Table Podcast, we get a chance to talk with Chris Snyder of Audio Eyes about their Web event on May the 14. Audio Eyes is one of the providers of Audio Described content in the United States, and the event will give people an Opportunity to see first hand how the process of describing video works. You can contact Audio Eyes at their Web Site, on FaceBook, on Twitter, or on Youtube.

MRTP 59 — I Use People for Their Intelligence

May 9, 2014 01:14:32

Description:

In this episode of the Round Table, our knights discuss a few notes in the news and make some software and hardware recommendations.

Data Rescue Tweetings for iPhone VI Talk Wifi Explorer Textual Abco Tech Hybrid Waterproof Speaker FitBit Zip and FitBit for iOS Uber MenuWeather

The Maccessibility Round Table Podcast is sponsored in part by Draconis Entertainment, developers of high quality audio entertainment for Mac, iOS, and Windows.

MRTP Bonus — The One with Zagga Entertainment

May 3, 2014 00:27:22

Description:

In this bonus episode of the Maccessibility Round Table Podcast, we get a chance to talk with Kevin Shaw of Zagga Entertainment, a new company that is planning a video on demand service consisting of described content. They are raising the funds to do this by means of an Indiegogo campaign. If you would like more information about this, you’re welcome to contact Zagga Entertainment at their web site, on FaceBook or on Twitter.

MRTP 58 — You Can’t Just Have Cat As Your Password

Apr 17, 2014 00:51:46

Description:

In this episode of the Round Table, our knights discuss the HeartBleed vulnerability, password management, LaunchBar, and more.

HeartBleed Bug LaunchBar 2048 Game Scrivener OnePassword

The Round Table is sponsored in part by Draconis Entertainment, makers of audio games for Mac, iOS, and Windows.

MRTP Bonus — The One with 64 Ounce Games

Apr 7, 2014 00:18:17

Description:

In this bonus episode, we have a chance to chat with the masterminds behind 64 Ounce Games. 64 Ounce Games is a company using this KickStarter project to fund their goal of producing kits to make a wide variety of tabletop games accessible to those who are blind or visually impaired.

The KickStarter campaign runs until 24/April/2014, so please consider backing the cause.

MRTP 57 — Someone Give Me Back My Tongue

Apr 4, 2014 01:41:30

Description:

In episode 57 of the Round Table, our knights discuss iPhone battery issues, the BlueTooth keyboard bug in iOS 7.1, Microsoft Office for iPad, iWork, and philosophies regarding accessibility and differing opinions on how to advocate for it.

The Round Table is sponsored in part by Draconis Entertainment, developers of accessible audio games on Mac, iOS, and Windows.

MRTP 56 — A Very Happy Hashtag

Mar 25, 2014 00:53:00

Description:

In this episode, our knights discuss iOS 7.1 with VoiceOver and the accessibility of Microsoft OneNote for Mac.

The Round Table is sponsored in part by Draconis Entertainment, developers of audio games for Mac, iOS, and Windows.

MRTP 55 — Don’t Touch My Mixer

Mar 13, 2014 00:46:15

Description:

In episode 55 of the Round Table, we are joined once again by Shelly Brisbin to discuss the changes in iOS 7.1 for low-vision users.

You can find out more about Shelly at her blog or check out her forthcoming book iOS Access For All.

The Round Table is sponsored in part by Draconis Entertainment, makers of audio games for Mac, Windows, and iOS.

MRTP 54 — He Uses Eyeballs

Mar 6, 2014 01:01:48

Description:

In episode 54 of the Round Table, our knights discuss Mac OS X 10.9.2 accessibility and other improvements, iCloud security, wish lists for future iOS updates, and more.

The Round Table is sponsored in part by Draconis Entertainment, developers of high quality audio games for Mac, Windows, and iOS.

MRTP 53 – Carrie Fisher with an M16

Feb 27, 2014 01:18:42

Description:

In episode 53 of the Round Table, our knights discuss Marco Zehe’s blog post about his decision to switch back to Windows. We also get a brief update from MJ Phoenix on her continued experiences using the Kindle Fire.

The Round Table is sponsored in part by Draconis Entertainment, makers of high quality audio games for Mac, Windows, and iOS. Check out DoItWrite, a fun way to learn to use VoiceOver’s handwriting function on iOS devices.

MRTP 52 – You Ask, You Tell, You Command

Feb 8, 2014 01:26:17

Description:

In episode 52 of the Round Table, our knights discuss the new UnRead RSS Reader for iPhone, backup solutions, the ongoing Fleksy debate, and Sendero GPS. You can use this link to BackBlaze to try out and sign up for the service, as well as support Maccessibility at the same time.

Unread BackBlaze Sendero GPS

The Round Table is sponsored in part by Draconis Entertainment, developers of audio games and educational tools for the blind and visually impaired. Check out its assortment of Mac, iOS, and Windows software titles at DracoEnt.com.

MRTP 51 – The W Word

Jan 25, 2014 01:58:49

Description:

In episode 51 of the Maccessibility Round Table Podcast, our knights discuss experiences with Kindle Fire and Android accessibility, the controversy surrounding the release of Fleksy VO, and make some software and hardware recommendations. Steve Sawczyn returns to the Round Table, too!

MV-Dev on Google Groups Fleksy blog post – posted by Fleksy after this episode was recorded. Omnifocus for iPhone Grammar Girl app British History Podcast app Say the Same Thing SpellStack VoiceDreamReader Homebrew Soundsticks

Our next show will be streamed live on 05/February/2014 at 12:00 pm EST. Tune in and interact with us live during the show on Twitter, using the hashtag #VOLive.

The Round Table is sponsored in part by Draconis Entertainment, makers of computerized audio entertainment and games for the blind or visually impaired. Check out their selection of app titles for Mac, Windows, and iOS!

MRTP 50 – Scaling Mount Asparagus

Jan 15, 2014 01:12:39

Description:

In this episode of the Maccessibility Round Table Podcast, our knights discuss an app to turn your smart phone into a virtual white cane, Apple 2 emulation, and the pros and cons of the two primary forms of navigation in iOS.

Virtual White Cane article Apple 2 Emulation with Speech

The Round Table is sponsored in part by Draconis Entertainment, developers of fun and exciting games for iOS, OS X, and Windows. Check out DoItWrite for iPhone, available now!

MRTP 49 – Asking for Paint to Be Accessible

Dec 17, 2013 01:07:09

Description:

In episode 49 of the Maccessibility Round Table Podcast, our knights discuss Pages accessibility on Mac and iOS, the DoItWrite app, and make some software and hardware recommendations.

Audio Book Converter Scrivener Freeq Huffduffer Screen Locked Logitech Ultra Thin Keyboard Folio for iPad mini Choice of Games

The Round Table is sponsored in part by Draconis Entertainment, developers of high-quality audio games for iOS, OS 10, and Windows. Learn to draw letters with VoiceOver’s handwriting feature, and then blast them out of the sky with DoItWrite for iPhone, available now in the iOS App Store. To find out more about audio games for Mac and Windows, visit DracoEnt.com.

MRTP 48 – You Can Say that on TV Now

Nov 17, 2013 00:56:47

Description:

In this episode of the Maccessibility Round Table Podcast, our knights discuss the TapTapSee subscription model , the iPhone 5S, and more.

This episode of the Round Table is sponsored in part by Draconis Entertainment, with exciting audio games for the blind and visually impaired on iOS, Mac OS X, and Windows.

MRTP 47 — I’m Happy to Label My Own Buttons

Nov 2, 2013 01:17:29

Description:

In episode 47 of the Maccessibility Round Table Podcast, our knights discuss Mavericks, some follow up on the BARD app for iOS, the accessibility of iWork, and the accessibility wholes in iBooks for OS X.

The Round Table is sponsored in part by Draconis Entertainment. Check out exciting audio games for Mac and Windows.

MRTP 46 — We’re Going to Kick You Off Twice

Oct 26, 2013 00:50:12

Description:

In episode 46 of the Maccessibility Round Table Podcast, our knights discuss the announcements from Apple’s October event, including the new iPadAir, iPad mini with retina, Mavericks, and more.

Take Control Books DollyDrive

The Round Table is sponsored in part by Draconis Entertainment, makers of exciting audio games for Mac and Windows.

MRTP 045 - I Am the Electric Boogaloo

Oct 8, 2013 01:47:35

Description:

In this episode of the Round Table, our knights discuss further the good and the bad of iOS 7, as well as take a look at the BARD Mobile app for iOS.

The Round Table is sponsored in part by Draconis Entertainment. Check out great audio games for Mac and Windows.

MRTP 044 — Everything Comes Back to the Slide

Sep 21, 2013 02:10:40

Description:

In episode 44 of the Maccessibility Round Table Podcast, we are joined by special guest Shelly Brisbin, podcaster and author of the upcoming iOS Access for All — Your comprehensive guide to accessibility for iPad, iPhone, and iPod Touch, to discuss iOS 7, new features of VoiceOver, and how the new design impacts low-vision users.

iOS Access for All — Your comprehensive guide to accessibility for iPad, iPhone, and iPod Touch — by Shelly Brisbin Maccessibility Review of VoiceOver in iOS 7 Shelly Brisbin

The Round Table is sponsored in part by Draconis Entertainment, bringing you a variety of exciting audio games for Mac and Windows.

MRTP 043 – Crossfire

Sep 17, 2013 01:44:15

Description:

In episode 43 of the Maccessibility Round Table Podcast, our knights discuss recent additions to AppleTV, Holly’s new game addiction, and have a spirited debate on Kindle accessibility and the proposed exemption for e-readers.

Blackbar Article on e-reader exemptions

The Round Table is sponsored in part by Draconis Entertainment. Check out their exciting audio games for Mac and Windows.

MRTP 42 - Josh is Going to Change the Passwords

Aug 8, 2013 01:21:40

Description:

In Episode 42 of The Maccessibility Round Table Podcast, our knights give some hardware and software picks.

MJ’s picks Downcast for Mac MenuWeather John’s Picks Solara All Access Talking Menus Darcy’s Picks BlindSquare Aftershokz Headphones Eric’s Picks Taxi Magic Camp Myth Holly’s Picks 6 Numbers 4 Down

The Round Table is sponsored in part by Draconis Entertainment

MRTP 41 - One-Handed Typing

Jul 24, 2013 01:15:51

Description:

In Episode 40 of The Maccessibility Round Table Podcast, our knights discuss: SpeedDots Screen Protectors, more on MBraille, The Seeing Eye GPS app, Logic Pro X, and MainStage.

Links mentioned in this episode: The Darcy and Holly Show The Screenless Switchers Podcast Life Without Sight Ride With No Eyes Blind Spots Monkeys Took My Jetpack buymysingle.com As You Were iOS Seminars from the NFB Convention Speeddots Screen Protectors MBraille Seeing Eye GPS BlindSquare BlindSquare Song Logic Pro X MainStage

The Round Table is sponsored in part by Draconis Entertainment

MRTP 040 – A $60 Podcast

Jul 6, 2013 01:24:30

Description:

In episode 40 of the Maccessibility Round Table Podcast, our knights discuss MBraille and strategies for RSS feed syncing, now that GoogleReader has shut down.

MBraille MBraille developer on the Tech Doctor Podcast Feed Rangler Mr. Reader ReadKit

The Round Table is sponsored in part by Draconis Entertainment.

MRTP 039 – Samantha Just Doesn’t Get Me

Jun 25, 2013 00:54:32

Description:

In episode 39 of the Maccessibility Round Table podcast, our knights discuss some further thoughts on the WWDC key note announcements, as well as make some software and hardware recommendations.

Comments for WordPress iRead It Now The Loop Magazine SleepPhones Ear Monsters

The Round Table is sponsored in part by Draconis Entertainment, developers of audio games for Mac OS X and Windows.

MRTP 038 – Apparently, He Wants Pizza

Jun 13, 2013 01:30:17

Description:

In episode 38 of the Maccessibility Round Table Podcast, we discuss our initial impressions of Apple’s WWDC Keynote announcements, including updates to the MacBookAir line, the new Mac Pro, OS X 10.9 Mavericks, and iOS 7.

The Round Table is sponsored in part by Draconis Entertainment, offering exciting audio games for both Mac and Windows.

MRTP037– Do Not Attempt to Adjust Your Television Set

May 30, 2013 01:22:58

Description:

In episode 37 of the Maccessibility Round Table Podcast, our knights discuss Prizmo for iOS, whether or not VoiceOver support should be an App Store requirement, and more.

Prizmo for iOS Light Detector

The Maccessibility Round Table Podcast is sponsored in part by Draconis Entertainment.

MRTP 036 — Disingenuosity

May 10, 2013 02:47:28

Description:

In episode 36 of the Maccessibility Round Table Podcast, our knights discuss a couple of accessible iOS apps before diving into a lively discussion of the NFB review of the Kindle iOS app. Controversy and debating o’ plenty, but there’s also a healthy dose of laughter. We’re all still friends, although Briley may not forgive fellow NFB compatriots Kevin and Steve for missing today’s show!

Grading Kindle for iOS Accessibility Justin Romack’s Kindle for iOS Overview Ashes for Feverº Nocs Zombies, Run!

The Maccessibility Round Table Podcast is sponsored in part by Draconis Entertainment.

MRTP 035 — Josh Has the Special Version

May 2, 2013 01:41:42

Description:

In episode 35, our knights discuss going Google free with Fever, Ashes, DuckDuckGo, and other solutions, as well as tips for successfully using Talking Goggles, and more.

The Maccessibility Round Table Podcast is sponsored in part by Draconis Entertainment, with accessible games for Mac OS X and Windows.

MRTP 034 – We’ve Got the Fever for the Flavor of the Podcast

Apr 17, 2013 01:35:38

Description:

In episode 34 of the Round Table Podcast, our knights continue exploring the possibility of going Google-free, discuss a Google Reader alternative, and make some software picks and recommendations.

Darcy’s Picks “Markdown” by David Sparks and Eddie Smith LaunchBar John’s Picks Talking Goggles Voice Dream Reader Holly’s Picks Robo-E Song Guru Josh’s Picks Twitterific 5 Markdown Service Tools Incomparable Radio Theater of the Air Eric’s Picks Songza Dominos Pizza USA Kevin’s Picks Audio Bus Amp Kit Touch Tunes

Thanks to Draconis Entertainment for sponsoring the Maccessibility Round Table Podcast!

MRTP 033 – The Wildest Podcast in the Wilderness

Apr 4, 2013 01:26:28

Description:

In this episode, our knights discuss the T-Mobile iPhone announcement, upcoming FAA rule changes for electronic devices, the demise of GoogleReader and what it means for using other Google services, and more.

Reading Device — Marco Arment You Can’t Quit, I Dare You — Ben Brooks DiceWorld Type2Phone

MRTP 032 – Feminine Ordinal Indicator

Mar 25, 2013 01:21:56

Description:

In episode #32 of the Maccessibility Round Table Podcast, our knights discuss our migration to the new server, the updates to Audible on iOS and Dropbox on OS X, the demise of Google Reader, Holly’s switch to the iPad mini, and some questions sent in by listenerjs.

Word Letter Word Puzzles with Pals

MRTP 031 – Zombies, Drive! and Other Stories

Mar 7, 2013 01:00:16

Description:

In episode 31 of the Maccessibility Round Table Podcast, we’re visited by Cara Quinn, who gives us an update on CSUN and what’s happening at Looktel. We discuss other announcements from CSUN, Samsung’s VoiceOver patent lawsuit, and some listener email.

VoiceOver Tutorial from Looktel Demo of Inquisitor Podcast about the BARD iOS app See Eye GPS Demo of Letter Clever

Our next podcast will be streamed on Thursday, 14/March, at 12:00 PM EDT, 9:00 AM PDT. It will be our Q&A show. TO submit a question to our knights, interact with us on Twitter with the #VOLive hashtag, or email us at ask@maccessibility.net.

MRTP #30 – Way of the Future

Feb 20, 2013 01:23:42

Description:

In episode #30 of the Maccessibility Round Table Podcast, our knights discuss OCR, markdown for text formatting, and what we hope to see in future versions of OS X and iOS.

Prizmo 2 MultiMarkdown Composer 2

The Maccessibility Round Table Podcast #29 – Inconspicuosity

Jan 31, 2013 01:57:14

Description:

In episode #29 of the Round Table, the knights offer picks of software and hardware products that Apple users may find entertaining or useful. Our next live stream will be Thursday, 07/Feb/2013 at 12:00 PM EST.

CHM Reader (Mac) FreshBooks Guide Talking Menus (iOS/UK) iPad Keyboard Case iText Express (Mac) RenameIt (Mac) RS Games Sleep Cycle Alarm Clock (iOS) Solo-DX SoundCloud.com (no longer available in the App Store) Take Control Books TapTapSee Transmit (Mac) Vintage Radio (iOS) Wordundrum (iOS)

The Maccessibility Dev Podcast #1 – Using Xcode with VoiceOver

Jan 18, 2013 00:56:52

Description:

In this test pilot podcast, we discuss using the Xcode development environment with VoiceOver, including some useful settings, the layout of the main interface, and the basic usage of InterfaceBuilder. If you find this developer focused podcast useful, please let us know here. Whether or not we produce more shows like this one, will depend on the interest.

The Maccessibility Round Table Podcast #28 – The Case of the iPad Mini and Other Mysteries

Jan 13, 2013 01:20:39

Description:

In this episode, our knights discuss Darcy’s impressions of the iPad mini after a week of use, making use of mainstream versus blind-specific services, Instagram, and more.

RadioArchives.com Are You Sitting Comfortably

The Maccessibility Round Table Podcast #27 – iTunes 11 and Reaction to Change

Dec 15, 2012 01:10:07

Description:

In this episode of the Round Table podcast, our knights discuss the redesign of iTunes, speculate on what Apple may be planning for iCloud and Finder, and discuss the new audio game ChangeReaction.

We will be taking a break during the holiday season, and will return to live streaming the podcast on 10/January/2013 at 12:00 PM EST. From all of us here at Maccessibility, we wish you and yours a happy and safe holiday season.

The Maccessibility Round Table Podcast #26 – Is That a Mac Mini in Your Pocket?

Dec 5, 2012 01:03:02

Description:

In this episode of the Round Table Podcast, our knights discuss their impressions of the iPad mini, the iPod nano, the recently accessible Barnes & Noble Nook application for iOS, and more.

Our next live stream will be on 13/December/2012 at 12:00 PM EST, 9:00 AM PST. You can tune in by clicking the “Listen Live” link, and interact with us on Twitter with the #VOLive hashtag.

Maccessibility Podcast Special Edition #9 – Big News for ProTools

Nov 21, 2012 00:29:07

Description:

In this special episode of the Maccessibility podcast, we speak to blind recording engineer Slau Halatyn, who has long been working with Digidesign and now Avid, to improve VoiceOver support in ProTools, the premier audio production software system. Avid has recently decided to make voiceOver accessibility an integrity part of its UI development and in-house testing, and Slau is here to give us all the details. This development is yet another example of how patience and cordial engagement with developers can yield remarkable results.

The Maccessibility Round Table Podcast #25 - Johnny Ive is Alive!

Nov 5, 2012 01:10:29

Description:

In this episode, we discuss Apple’s recent announcements and more. Our live stream was unavailable in the aftermath of the storm that devastated the east coast of North America. Our thoughts are with those impacted by the storm. Our next live stream is scheduled for 15/November at 12:00 PM EST/9:00 AM PST. Listen live on our web site, and interact with us on Twitter with the #VOLive hashtag.

Topics discussed include:

Apple’s 23/October event. New MacBookPro, iMac, and Mac Mini products. The iPad mini. iBooks 3.0’s accessibility enhancements for PDF documents. Changes to Apple’s executive team. Matt Gemmell’s Accessibility Heroes and Villains piece, and the importance of developers advocating accessibility to other developers. App.net and accessible clients.

The Maccessibility Round Table Podcast #24 - One Big Happy Family

Oct 21, 2012 01:22:35

Description:

In this episode, the knights discuss iPhone 5, Sound Forge for Mac, and much more. This show was streamed live on 18/October.

Topics in this show included:

Apple’s event scheduled for 23/October Apple’s patent for dynamic TTS characterization iPhone 5 The pros and cons of using Fleksy The accessibility of Sound Forge for Mac The Magazine by Marco Arment Adobe’s decision to discontinue Flash accessibility development for OS X FireFox’s preliminary VoiceOver support GuideDogs.org.uk’s concept video of Inspiring Technologies of the future

You can listen live to our next podcast on Thursday 01/November from 9:00 AM PT/12:00 PM ET. We will also be streaming live discussion during Apple’s 23/October event from 10:00 AM PT/1:00 PM ET.

The Maccessibility Round Table Podcast #23 - In Which Marco Advocates and iOS 6 Arrives

Oct 9, 2012 01:19:32

Description:

In this episode of the Maccessibility Round Table Podcast, the knights are joined by their newest comrade, John Panarese, and discuss a range of topics, (listed below). This show was streamed live on 04/October, and our next live stream will be on 18/October at 12:00 PM EDT, 9:00 AM PDT. click or tap the “Listen Live” link in the navigation bar to tune in, and interact with us on Twitter.

We welcome the newest knight John Panarese from MacForTheBlind.com We explain the recent site redesign and shift in focus of Maccessibility.net We discuss the recent accessibility advocacy by mainstream iOS developer Marco Arement We talk about Instapaper We explore some of the changes in iOS 6 VoiceOver accessibility, including the new Maps We examine some issues in iOS 6 and how to work around them

The Mac-cessibility Round Table Podcast #22 - A Visit to the Legendary Planet of Mac-rathia

Jul 18, 2012 01:14:16

Description:

In this episode, the knights offer up some picks of great software for OS X and iOS.

Darcy’s picks - Zombies, Run!, PlugBug, and OnePassword. M.J.’s picks - iBoostUp, Jango Radio, and Lock Screen. Holly’s picks - BlindSide, Frotz, and VoiceBook VO. Eric’s picks - Voice Assistant, W&Y Pages, and Where’s My Rubber Ducky? Cara’s pick - The Night Sky Josh’s picks - TextExpander, GoodReads, and Ita, Lists You Like

Also, if you’ve seen our white mice, do let us know!

The Mac-cessibility Round Table Podcast #21 - WWDC Aftermath

Jun 23, 2012 01:23:24

Description:

In this episode, our knights discuss the WWDC key note announcements from Apple, including the new MacBookPro with Retina Display, Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion, iOS 6, and more. Our Twitter listeners try to start a campaign for Josh to go by MountainLionCourt to commemorate the launch of Apple’s new Mac OS, and, if you stay tuned after the credits, we offer some behind the scenes outtakes.

The Mac-cessibility Round Table Podcast #20 - iBooks and Twinkies

Feb 18, 2012 00:56:25

Description:

In episode #20 of the Round Table, our knights discuss Apple’s iBooks announcement, OS X 10.7.3, Apple’s blow-out sales, and a few other things.

Note: This podcast was recorded two weeks ago. We apologize for the unforeseen delay in release, and promise discussion of OS X Mountain Lion on our next show.

The Mac-cessibility Round Table Podcast #19 - Eric Stops the Monkeys

Nov 23, 2011 02:29:29

Description:

In this episode, we welcome Kevin Reeves to the round table, take a moment to mention changes in iOS 5.0.1, and then the knights offer their hardware and software picks.

M.J.’s picks Blogger for iOS Steve Jackson’s Sorcery! The Shamutanti Hills Translator with Voice Google Chrome Canary Steve’s Picks Boxwave iPhone Case with Keyboard YoruFukurou Eric’s picks Godville iCatcher Holly’s picks DownCast Link That Word Lite Word+ Darcy’s picks Secrets Blue Yeti King’s Corner Kevin’s picks MarsEdit Pocket No Agenda Audio Bop Cara’s picks TextSoap Data Rescue Seamless Food Delivery Josh’s picks Meanwhile for iOS King of Dragon Pass AppleTV

The Mac-cessibility Round Table Podcast #18 - Questions Questions Questions

Nov 4, 2011 01:54:21

Description:

In episode 18 of the Mac-cessibility Round Table Podcast, the knights answer questions submitted by users via email and Twitter. Topics range from advice for new switchers, productivity, use of iOS and Mac applications, and more.

We’d like to thank everyone who sent in questions. If you have a question you’d like to have answered on a future show, or if you would like to let us know your thoughts on the Q&A format, feel free to drop us a note here.

The Mac-cessibility Round Table Podcast #17 - iOS 5 and Other THings

Oct 23, 2011 01:47:52

Description:

In this episode of the Mac-cessibility Round Table Podcast, the knights discuss the latest features of iOS 5 (including VoiceOver), accessibility improvements in Xcode 4.2, VoiceOver changes in AppleTV 4.4, Siri, and the new iPhone 4S.

Also, on 29/October/2011, the knights will be recording a special Q&A episode of the podcast. You can send your questions into ask at maccessibility.net, or interact with us live at 1:00 PM ET, 10:00 AM PT on Twitter using the hashtag #VOLive. Further details are forthcoming.

The Mac-cessibility Round Table Podcast #16 - 4S is “For Steve”

Oct 8, 2011 01:09:49

Description:

In episode #16, the knights share their thoughts on the loss of the man who made so many new things possible for all of us. After, as Steve Jobs would have undoubtedly wanted, we discuss the latest addition from Cupertino to delight Apple users, the iPhone 4S, and what we think of the new Siri technology included in it.

The Mac-cessibility Round Table Podcast #15 - The Apple Frontier

Aug 14, 2011 01:38:02

Description:

In this episode of the Mac-cessibility Round Table Podcast, our knights discuss, primarily, Mac OS X 10.7 Lion and its new accessibility features, especially the new features found in VoiceOver

RoaringApps.com - A site to check the Lion compatibility of your applications Tunesify Lite - A Mac app for converting FLAC files to a more useful format Hanging with Friends Free - A Hangman game that is mostly accessible with VoiceOver

The Mac-cessibility ROund Table Podcast #14 - The Macateers Make Their Picks

Jun 25, 2011 02:31:35

Description:

In this episode of the Mac-cessibility ROund Table Podcast, our knights are magically and revolutionarily transformed into Macateers, braving the Mac and iOS AppStores to bring you their favorite third-party software picks to use with your Apple devices and VoiceOver.

Group pick: The Macalope Darcy’s picks: YoruFukurou WorthWhile Sudoku Tablet Holly’s picks: SlingPlayer Mobile 7 Little Words Cards Alone Josh’s picks: Tagalicious Sound Studio Podcaster for iPhone M.J.’s picks: NewsRack for Mac MacJournal StoryMill Eric’s picks: Ariadne GPS NewsRack for iPhone/iPad Leonard Maltin’s Movie Guide Cara’s picks: VizWiz Looktell Money Reader MarsEdit

The Mac-cessibility Round Table Podcast #13 - Hi, I’m Alex

Jun 19, 2011 01:50:27

Description:

In this episode of the Mac-cessibility Round Table Podcast, our knights discuss their thoughts on Apple’s recent announcements, including iOS 5, iCloud, and the announced new features coming in VoiceOver for OS X Lion.

The Mac-cessibility ROund Table Podcast #12 - Lions, and iPads, and Macs, oh My!

Mar 5, 2011 00:38:18

Description:

In this episode of the Mac-cessibility ROund Table Podcast, our knights discuss the newly unveiled iPad II, the new publicly available details on Apple’s upcoming Mac OS X 10.7 Lion release, the new MacBook Pros, and more.

Notes:

Darcy’s pick - TextExpander M.J.’s picks - BopIt and PlainText Josh’s pick - Magic Trackpad Cara’s pick - Fandango Movies Holly’s pick - DraftPad

The Mac-cessibility Outside the Box Podcast #1 - Interview with Adam Christianson

Feb 9, 2011 00:22:47

Description:

The Mac-cessibility "Outside the Box" podcast is a chance to hear what the mainstream Apple media’s perceptions are of Apple’s accesibility efforts, as well as get a fresh perspective on what Apple has accomplished thus far. In our first episode, we chat with Adam Christianson, host of the MacCast, one of the first and longest running Apple related podcasts.

Adam describes his first awareness of accessibility, how that has increased over the years as Apple has introduced new features into its products, and more.

The Mac-cessibility Round Table Podcast #11 - Autobots Don’t Read; or, the 800 Pound Inaccessible Gorilla

Feb 5, 2011 01:34:19

Description:

In this episode, our knights discuss The Mac AppStore, the inaccessibility of e-reader apps, the launch of iPhone 4 on Verizon, audio games, the increasing numbers of assistive technology apps for iOS, and more.

Show notes: Matt Gemmel and the Case for Accessibility on iOS Josh’s pick - DollyDrive Eric’s pick - Star Wars Books and Timeline Holly’s picks - Incase Compact Backpack and Apple Wireless Keyboard Darcy’s picks - RadioShift and Global Video M.J.’s picks - DJ for Mac and EverNote

The Mac-cessibility Round Table Podcast #10 - iOS for the HOlidays

Nov 26, 2010 00:51:15

Description:

In this episode of the Round Table, our knights discuss iOS 4.2, the exciting addition of VoiceOver to the AppleTV, and get side tracked once or twice.

Blog from OutOfTheDarkness on activating VOiceOver on the AppleTV without sighted assistance, among other things.

The Mac-cessibility Round Table Podcast #9 - All Your Base Are Belong To Us

Nov 11, 2010 01:05:53

Description:

In this episode of the Round Table, our knights discuss FaceTime for the Mac, iLife 11 accessibility enhancements, (including GarageBand), and more.

Notes: Holly’s picks - NewsRack for iOS and The AppStore Pundit podcast Darcy’s picks - Hazel for Mac and RememberTheMilk.com (service) M.J.’s picks - oMoby for iOS and StoryMill for Mac Josh’s pick - TweetList for iOS

The Mac-cessibility Round Table Podcast - Special Edition #8 - The Secret Code!

Sep 9, 2010 00:34:04

Description:

In this special edition episode of the Mac-cessibility Round Table podcast, we discuss today’s release of iOS 4.1 for iPhone and iPod touch, which includes a number of enhancements for VoiceOver users, including bug fixes, enhanced web browsing, and extensive BlueTooth keyboard support.

Mac-cessibility Round Table/Screenless Switchers Podcast | Apple Media Event 2010

Sep 2, 2010 00:00:00

Description:

Listen to the podcast recording of the Mac-cessibility Round Table and Screenless Switchers crew. We discuss the new products and announcements out of Cupertino today, give our opinions and hopes for their acessibility, and more.

This podcast was streamed live and recorded for this podcast edition.

Mac-cessibility MiniCast #1 - The iPhone 4 Camera

Jun 25, 2010 00:04:35

Description:

In this first minicast episode, Cara Quinn demonstrates the new features of the iPhone 4’s camera and their remarkable accessibility. This entire podcast was recorded and edited on the iPhone 4.

Mac-cessibility Round Table/Screenless Switchers Special Edition Podcast #7

Jun 8, 2010 00:00:00

Description:

In this special edition episode of the Mac-cessibility Round Table and Screenless Switchers podcasts, our knights discuss the WWDC keynote announcements, the new iPhone 4, iOS 4.0, iBooks, and mobile accessibility in general.

Screenless Switchers 36 - A Retrospective

Apr 30, 2010 00:00:00

Description:

29/April/2010 marks the fifth anniversary of the release of Mac OS X 10.4 Tiger and the VoiceOver screen reader. The Screenless Switchers podcast offers a retrospective in episode 36, looking back at the last five years of Apple accessibility with a couple of the earliest Mac converts, and ahead to the future.

The Mac-cessibility Round Table Podcast - Special Edition #6 - iPhone OS 4.0

Apr 9, 2010 00:00:08

Description:

In this Special Edition episode of the Mac-cessibility Round Table Podcast, our Knights of the Round Table discuss today’s announcements of features in the iPhone OS 4.0 update, including multi-tasking, iBooks, BlueTooth keyboards, Mail, and much more. (Bloopers included.)

The Mac-cessibility Round Table Podcast - Special Edition #5 - iPad First iMpressions

Apr 6, 2010 00:00:00

Description:

Our latest episode of the Mac-cessibility Round Table Podcast is a special edition. Join some of our Knights of the Round Table Podcast as we informally discuss our initial thoughts and exploration from iPad launch day. This will be the first in a series of podcasts exploring the newest member of Apple’s family of accessible products.

The Mac-cessibility Round Table Podcast #8 - To Script or Not, and Other Stories

Mar 29, 2010 00:00:00

Description:

In episode #8 of the Mac-cessibility Round Table Podcast, we introduce our newest contributor, M.J. Phoenix. Our knights of the Round Table Podcast recap and discuss recent Mac-cessibility news stories, including iBooks accessibility, Adobe’s announcement for Flash and Flex accessibility on the Mac, and the recent update to Frotz for iPhone, which provided substantial accessibility enhancements. The bulk of the show is given over to a discussion of screen reader scripting, its pros and cons, and why it is not discussed widely among VoiceOver users. In a follow up show, we will be discussing this topic further with Window-Eyes script writer Jeff Bishop.

Other notes:
Cara’s pick - HeyTell for iPhone/iPod touch Darcy’s picks - DropBox.com for Mac and the optional DropBox app for iPhone and iPod touch Holly’s pick - The Facebook Lite web site M.J.’s picks - iPhone/iPod touch games by Storm8 Josh’s picks - Echofon for iPhone/iPod touch (Free or Pro), the YouMail.com service, and the optional YouMail app for iPhone/iPod touch

The Mac-cessibility Round Table Podcast #007 - iPad, Therefore, I Want

Jan 30, 2010 00:00:00

Description:

In the seventh episode of the Mac-cessibility Round Table Podcast, knights Cara Quinn, Eric Troup, Darcy Burnard, Holly Anderson, Steve Sawczyn, and Josh de Lioncourt discuss Apple’s big event to introduce the iPad slate computing device, its accessibility, speculation on how VoiceOver may differ from the iPhone, and what we think it means for the future.

Mac-cessibility Podcast SE #4 - ProTools Gaining Accessibility

Nov 4, 2009 00:00:03

Description:

In this special edition episode of the Mac-cessibility Podcast, we interview Slau Halatyn who spearheaded the ProTools Petition, which requested that Digidesign implement Apple’s accessibility standards into its ProTools product, an application for professional-level audio production.

Slau had a chance to visit Digidesign in San Francisco, and got to experience first hand the tremendous progress being made toward ProTools accessibility with VoiceOver. We discuss his experiences with Digidesign, the developer behind ProTools access, the progress being made, and what we can expect from ProTools in the future.

The Mac-cessibility Round Table Podcast #6 - Coo Coo for CocoaTouch!

Oct 22, 2009 00:00:00

Description:

In the latest installment of the Mac-cessibility Round Table Podcast, "Coo Coo for CocoaTouch!", our knights of the round table discuss the recent updates to Mac OS X, the iPhone OS, and iTunes, as well as the iPod touch, the AFB iPhone review, the NFB’s "second look" at VoiceOver, Josh’s cursor tracking experiment on the Mac, and much more.

Our product picks: Steve’s pick - BoxCar Darcy’s picks - Moxie and AirFoil Speakers Touch Cara’s picks - iFitness and Final Excuse Pro Eric’s picks - Binaural Beats and Apple In-Ear headphones Holly’s pick - ooTunes Josh’s pick - Frotz for iPHone

Screenless Switchers/Mac-cessibility Special Edition Podcast - Squeaky Dolphin Noises

Sep 12, 2009 00:00:00

Description:

In this special joint episode of the Screenless Switchers and Mac-cessibility Round Table podcasts, our knights discuss the Apple media event on 9/9/09, just after it ended, including VoiceOver on the new iPod Touch, the new iPod models, and iPhone OS 3.1. (We’ll discuss the accessibility changes in the new iPhone OS in depth on a future episode.)

ScreenLess Switchers Podcast - Episode 31

Sep 6, 2009 00:00:00

Description:

In This joint episode of the Screenless Switchers and Maccessibility Podcast we primarily discuss Snow Leopard, the new version of the Mac Operating System. We also discuss the maccessibility.net adobe petition

The Mac-cessibility Round Table Podcast #5 - Now Available in Natural Flavors

Aug 19, 2009 00:00:00

Description:

In the Mac-cessibility Round Table Podcast #5 - "Now Available in Natural Flavors", our knights of the round table Darcy Burnard, Holly Anderson, Steve Sawczyn, Cara Quinn, and Josh de Lioncourt discuss the recent launch of the Mac-cessibility Network, review the recent minor updates to the Mac OS X and iPhone OS’s, get Steve’s thoughts on his new iPhone 3GS, and explore the pros and cons to MobileMe versus free alternatives.

Show notes: The Mac-cessibility Network MobileMe Steve’s pick - Mail2Web.com Josh’s picks - The Bean word processor for Mac OS X and MobileMe iDisk for iPhone Cara’s picks - I-Map-U for iPhone and Shazam Holly’s pick - Gmail Darcy’s pick - JoinTogether for Mac

The Mac-cessibility Round Table Podcast #4 - Badum Ching!

Jul 21, 2009 00:00:00

Description:

In episode #4 of the Mac-cessibility Round Table Podcast, knights Darcy Burnard, Holly Anderson, Cara Quinn, and Josh de Lioncourt discuss our impressions of the iPhone 3GS after a few weeks, how VoiceOver for the iPhone has been accepted by the visually impaired community, third-party applications for the iPhone, what Apple has revealed about gestures in Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard, Safari 4.0.2, the National Federation for the Blind’s reaction to criticism of their VoiceOver review, and more.

Show notes:
List of VoiceOver Compatible iPhone Applications Josh’s picks - Tweetaro for iPhone and subscription-based iCal calendar’s (for Mac or iPhone) Cara’s picks - EarthComber for iPhone and Solona.net Darcy’s pick - Pogo Plug Holly’s pick - Bose On-Ear Headphones

The Mac-cessibility Round Table Podcast SE #2 — More Than Meets the iPhone

Jun 24, 2009 00:00:00

Description:

In this special edition episode, the knights of the Mac-cessibility Round Table Podcast gather to discuss the launch weekend of the newly accessible iPhone 3GS, give our thoughts on VoiceOver for the iPhone, and much more. Stay tuned at the end for a particularly substantial blooper reel as an added bonus! We were all a little giddy over the iPhone.

This episode features knights Holly Anderson, Darcy Burnard, Josh de Lioncourt, Cara Quinn, Steve Sawczyn, and Eric Troup.

The Mac-cessibility Round Table Podcast #3 - A Visit From Steve-Megatron

Jun 3, 2009 00:00:01

Description:

It’s time for this month’s edition of the Mac-cessibility Round Table Podcast. This month’s episode is #3, entitled "A Visit From Steve-Megatron".

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p>Topics covered:

Introduce this month’s panelists, including Holly Anderson, Darcy Burnard, Steve Sawczyn, Eric Troup, and Josh de Lioncourt. Mac OS X 10.5.7 accessibility changes-"OMG!" MacSpeech Dictate. The upcoming World Wide Developer’s Conference and possible accessibility announcements The rumored Appled ultra-portable Rumors of text-to-speech and speech recognition in iPhone 3.0

Other resources and show notes:
Steve’s picks - Jack OS X, Apple Earphones with microphone and remote, and the SendSpace.com Wizard for Mac Eric’s pick - Audio Book Builder Darcy’s pick - Solona.net Holly’s pick - SlingBox Josh’s pick - SmallDVD Josh’s new band and music EP - Stage 19, available on iTunes and Amazon MP3. Includes the Mac-cessibility Round Table Podcast theme song.

The Mac-cessibility Round Table Podcast #2 - Sedated

May 12, 2009 01:20:24

Description:

It’s time for this month’s edition of the Mac-cessibility Round Table Podcast. This month’s episode is #2, entitled "Sedated". Josh de Lioncourt’s sound quality is not quite on par this time, for which we apologize. He was travelling and away from his usual equipment.

Topics covered:
Introduce this month’s panelists, including Holly Anderson, Darcy Burnard, Cara Quinn, Eric Troup, and Josh de Lioncourt. Accessibility of third-party products, and the response from developers to Apple’s approach to access. Front Row and what it offers the visually impaired in comparison to other home entertainment products. DRM-free music and variable pricing has come to iTunes. The new "Get a Mac" ads.

Other resources and show notes:
Holly’s pick - Apple Airport Express Darcy’s pick - Understudy for Front Row Josh’s pick - Zoom for Mac Cara’s pick - Audacity Eric’s pick - VMWare Fusion

The Mac-cessibility Round Table Podcast #1 - Reboot

Apr 2, 2009 00:00:01

Description:

The Mac-cessibility Podcast has been reborn as a round table discussion show, dealing with all things related to accessibility of Apple products. The show is planned to have a new episode once a month, starting with this week’s episode entitled "Reboot".

Topics covered:
Introduce this month’s panelists, including Holly Anderson, Darcy Burnard, Cara Quinn, Steve Sawczyn, and Josh de Lioncourt. iPod Shuffle 3G, its multi-lingual support, and the possibility of more TTS languages coming in VoiceOver. iTunes 8.1 accessibility changes. iPhone software 3.0. Is accessibility coming? Are we getting closer? The Author’s GUild’s objection to text-to-speech in Amazon’s Kindle 2. What does that mean for TTS in other portable devices like iPods or a possible future accessible iPhone? Safari 4.0 public beta accessibility changes. General discussion of the state of accessibility on the Mac platform. How is the Mac perceived by non-Mac users of the visually impaired community? Is the perception improving? What myths are still persisting? Has Apple’s participation at CSUN helped?

Other resources and show notes:
You can contact the Author’s Guild regarding their stance on text-to-speech on Amazon’s Kindle 2 from this page. Holly’s pick - Checkbook Pro from Splasm.com Darcy’s pick - Carbon Copy Cloner from Bombich.com Josh’s pick - www.GoodReads.com Cara’s pick - SyncMate from Eltima.com Steve’s pick - The Unarchiver

The Mac-cessibility Podcast #1 - The Pilot

Apr 12, 2008 00:00:03

Description:

We are proud to introduce the Mac-cessibility Podcast, a companion to Lioncourt.com to bring you the latest news, commentary, and more from the world of accessibility of Apple products. In our first episode, we discuss the latest access news, discuss Net4Mac.com’s lack of accessibility, hear from a brand-new switcher in the SwitchBox segment, and more.

You can subscribe to the podcast feed by copying and pasting the following URL into iTunes or your podcast catcher of choice. We are not yet listed in the iTunes Music Store but hope to be soon.

Podcast feed: http://maccessibility.net/podcast/mac-cessibility.xml

Screenless Switchers Leopard Round Table

Nov 1, 2007 00:00:00

Description:

The Screenless Switchers podcast has a round table discussion on Leopard, focussing on VoiceOver and how the new OS is working for blind and visually impaired Mac users. Joining Darcy and Holly this time are Josh de Lioncourt and Anne Robertson.

You can subscribe to the podcast via iTunes or the official web site, or listen to the Leopard Round Table by downloading the episode.