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Moto X and Moto G accessibility options

Accessibility features on the 2014 Moto X and Moto G

We continue our look at accessibility options on today's latest phones with the 2014 editions of the Moto X and Moto G. Motorola's phones, as we've been saying for the last year or so, mostly stick with the "stock" builds of Android, only adding some select features here and there. And the Moto X...
Galaxy S5 Accessibility features

Accessibility features on the Samsung Galaxy S5

Accessibility features may not be important to the vast majority of users out there, but for those who need them, these tweaks deep in the settings can be a make-or-break features for whether a new Android phone will work for them on a daily basis. It's the inclusion of accessibility settings in...

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Accessibility in Android 5.0 Lollipop

Accessibility features in Android 5.0 Lollipop

Much of Lollipop's accessibility features are unchanged from KitKat, but there are a few new bits inside With Android 5.0 Lollipop comes a whole bunch of accessibility features for those who need to use them. While many have been carried across from previous versions of Android, there are some...
Samsung Galaxy Note 4 accessibility

Accessibility features on the Samsung Galaxy Note 4

Having a solid set of proper accessibility features on a phone is incredibly important for the small set of people who need them, and Samsung has done a good job of keeping its recent phones accessible for all. The new version of TouchWiz introduced on the Galaxy S5 brought new options and...
Moto X and Moto G accessibility options

Accessibility features on the 2014 Moto X and Moto G

We continue our look at accessibility options on today's latest phones with the 2014 editions of the Moto X and Moto G. Motorola's phones, as we've been saying for the last year or so, mostly stick with the "stock" builds of Android, only adding some select features here and there. And the Moto X...
Accessibility on the LG G3

Accessibility features on the LG G3

LG's additions to Android's accessibility settings are notable and helpful Modern smartphones, like the LG G3, are built for everyone in mind. That means folks who get up every morning, strap on their FitBit and go for a run, as well as those who just need a bit of help holding something small...
Galaxy S5 Accessibility features

Accessibility features on the Samsung Galaxy S5

Accessibility features may not be important to the vast majority of users out there, but for those who need them, these tweaks deep in the settings can be a make-or-break features for whether a new Android phone will work for them on a daily basis. It's the inclusion of accessibility settings in...
HTC One M8 accessibilty

Accessibility features on the HTC One M8

Accessibility is one of those areas of the settings menu that most of us gloss over, unless there's some specific setting we need to enable manually for a specific app, usually to allow devices like smartwatches to piggyback on notifications. But for a good many folks out there, accessibility...
Google Talk Back

What is Google TalkBack?

Google's TalkBack service is a great way for the vision-impaired to use all of Android's features Most of us take being able to see everything on our high-resolution Androids for granted. We peep at pixels, discuss the merits of display technology to death, and even tend to turn our nose up at...
Hiding at the bottom of the Settings app is a nifty little tool

Basic accessibility settings in Android

Android knows that we all have different needs Android is for everybody, and that includes people who need help seeing/hearing or otherwise operating their device. To this end, there are system-wide accessibility settings baked right into Android, and you can control them through the...
Android L includes new display modes for color blind users

Android L includes new display modes for color blind users

The colors used in a gadget UI often seem like an aesthetic choice alone. But for those with color blindness, it can mean the difference between being able to operate a device normally and having a frustrating time using a phone or tablet. Fortunately the next version of Android after KitKat,...
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Samsung announces 3 accessories that enhance Galaxy Core Advance's accessibility features

Using the smartphone as a truly innovative tool for helping the visually impaired When Samsung announced the Galaxy Core Advance, it focused on the new accessibility options that set it apart from the regular Galaxy Core. Today the company is following up the phone's launch with three new...

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