iPhone 6s or iPad Pro?

2016-08-21 Thread Portia Scott
Hey all, I used to own an iPhone 5S, but due to needing a newer device for something and as the 5S isn’t that new anymore, which device would you recommend? An iPhone 6S, or an iPad Pro? Just wondering as I’m not sure if upgrading to a 6S from a 5S would be much of an upgrade. Portia. --

RE: nearby explorer list

2016-08-21 Thread Alan Lemly
Mark, I'm a bit confused by the differing Nearby Explorer email list subscription addresses and comments stating that one list handles both Android and iOS versions of this app. I see that the subscription address you provided seems to be for the iOS version but am wondering why it includes

Exporting contacts from iCloud to Google contacts

2016-08-21 Thread Shai
Hello, I would like to be able to export my contacts from iCloud to Google contacts. I attempted to sign into iCloud on the pc using the latest version of JAWS and to hit enter on the contacts button but I am unable to find an export option and the actions menu button does not read. Has anyone

RE: Grubhub ap

2016-08-21 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
Sorry for my ignorance, but on what basis would you take legal action? I am in Canada and I understand that there are some laws regarding accessibility, but I didn't think there was one that forced an app developer or a company to make their app accessible if they don't want to do so. Who would

Re: Grubhub ap

2016-08-21 Thread Kelly Pierce
Is anyone else interested in taking legal action against these guys? If so, let's talk. kelly On 8/21/16, Marie Lyons wrote: > I sent an email outlining the problems. You know when I did my post I had > forgotten about the app crashing. I guess my connections were delayed,

is anyone else having a problem selling with shpock?

2016-08-21 Thread goshawk on horseback
hello all, has anyone else tried selling with the shpock boot sale app? for some reason, I can't seem to get any adds I create to actually post. I have found 2 "sell it" buttons, and have tried double tapping, 2 finger tapping, and double tap and holding them, all to no avail. is anyone else

how to do programming on iPhone?

2016-08-21 Thread Amir din
Hi, sorry if this has been asked, but, i want to learn about app development in ios using the iphone. is there any tutorial on the internet about this, and is there app that allow me to write apps on iPhone? -- The following information is important for all members of the V iPhone list. If

RE: Searching the App Store Question

2016-08-21 Thread Jeremy
Very good! Thanks for the tip of the day! JR -Original Message- From: viphone@googlegroups.com [mailto:viphone@googlegroups.com] On Behalf Of Christopher Chaltain Sent: Sunday, August 21, 2016 4:06 PM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: Re: Searching the App Store Question And

RE: Searching the App Store Question

2016-08-21 Thread Jeremy
Personally, I find that method slow as that control is a bit of a pain to find, so I place 4-fingers at bottom of screen to quickly access last few contacts in the list and implement a similar procedure to get to contacts within a certain range then make refinements. Then again, asking Siri

Re: Searching the App Store Question

2016-08-21 Thread Christopher Chaltain
And don't forget, you can also switch to headings in the roter and then flick up or down to jump from letter to letter. On 21/08/16 18:03, Richard Turner wrote: In the contacts, you can also use the table Index to move more quickly through the list. If you touch near the right side of the

RE: Searching the App Store Question

2016-08-21 Thread Richard Turner
In the contacts, you can also use the table Index to move more quickly through the list. If you touch near the right side of the screen and find where it says "Table Index" and then flick down with one finger, you will move letter by letter through the names. Or, do a double tap and hold and

RE: Searching the App Store Question

2016-08-21 Thread Jeremy
For others interested or for reference, this is also exactly how one navigates through a long list of people within the Contacts app. Touch the center of the screen with one finger, then 3-finger flick up or down. Flick left and right with a single finger to make refinements as this flick

Re: Question nearby explorer

2016-08-21 Thread Paul Ferrara
If you contact APH, they will look into adding any transit system. Paul From: Richard Turner Sent: Sunday, August 21, 2016 6:43 PM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: RE: Question nearby explorer Right. The list of cities is just for currently supported transit services. I was very

RE: Question nearby explorer

2016-08-21 Thread Richard Turner
Right. The list of cities is just for currently supported transit services. I was very surprised not to find any Seattle Washington services mentioned as they used to be covered by the Google Transit back in the days of the Sendero GPS on the BrailleNote and even Mobile Geo from Code Factory I

Re: Grubhub ap

2016-08-21 Thread Marie Lyons
I sent an email outlining the problems. You know when I did my post I had forgotten about the app crashing. I guess my connections were delayed, lol. Marie Lyons > On Aug 21, 2016, at 5:15 PM, Sieghard Weitzel wrote: > > It may also be a good idea if somebody who has used the

Re: rss feed client for iPhone

2016-08-21 Thread Mary Otten
Hi Larry, I know that lire has the off-line and is very accessible. I just like newsify interface better. Mary Sent from my iPhone > On Aug 21, 2016, at 1:20 PM, Larry Lumpkin wrote: > > Mary, I use Lire and like it very much. The developer has tried very hard to >

RE: Grubhub ap

2016-08-21 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
It may also be a good idea if somebody who has used the app in the past would send a message to Rob from the Today in iOS Podcast. Rob is very supportive of iOS users with disabilities and I'm sure he would put this out to the very large Today in iOS community both those who listen to his

RE: Question nearby explorer

2016-08-21 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
OK, I think I misunderstood, the “city coverage” seems to refer to transit only and not to whether the app works in general. I guess it really would not have made sense otherwise since Navtech is also used by most major GPS makers like Garmin. From: viphone@googlegroups.com

RE: Question nearby explorer

2016-08-21 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
It only covers cities? Does that mean it does not have complete US and Canada coverage? If that is the case I am glad I didn’t buy it yet since I live in a small town of 6,000 people in a remote area in northwestern British Columbia and I guess I would have to check first if it would even work

RE: rss feed client for iPhone

2016-08-21 Thread Cristóbal
Feeddler Pro does have a download for offline reading feature, but I've never had a need to use it so can't comment beyond that. -Original Message- From: viphone@googlegroups.com [mailto:viphone@googlegroups.com] On Behalf Of Mary Otten Sent: Sunday, August 21, 2016 12:35 PM To:

RE: rss feed client for iPhone

2016-08-21 Thread Larry Lumpkin
Mary, I use Lire and like it very much. The developer has tried very hard to make everything accessible. It caches the articles and you can read off-line. -Original Message- From: viphone@googlegroups.com [mailto:viphone@googlegroups.com] On Behalf Of Mary Otten Sent: Sunday, August

Re: rss feed client for iPhone

2016-08-21 Thread Mary Otten
But what about off line reading? Sent from my iPhone > On Aug 21, 2016, at 11:45 AM, Cristóbal wrote: > > I use the Old reader. It's web based and works with Feeddler Pro which I've > found to be for me the best RSS client for iOS. > The Old reader has a monthly or

Re: Neato again... Robot offline?

2016-08-21 Thread Jenifer Barr
Thanks: worked. Appreciate it. Thought I'd have to set up my wifi again. Jenifer Barr Jenifer571 on dice world Sent from my iPhone > On Aug 21, 2016, at 2:19 PM, Jeremy Gilley wrote: > > It means that your robot got disconnected from WI-FI. > To repair this is simple. > When

Re: Searching the App Store Question

2016-08-21 Thread MamaPeach
I'm' not Dan, LOL, but I want to thank you, that worked for me, now I am able to get to more of the search results. -Original Message- From: M. Taylor Sent: Sunday, August 21, 2016 2:17 PM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: RE: Searching the App Store Question Hello Dan, Yes,

RE: rss feed client for iPhone

2016-08-21 Thread Cristóbal
I use the Old reader. It's web based and works with Feeddler Pro which I've found to be for me the best RSS client for iOS. The Old reader has a monthly or yearly subscription. Something like $2.00 a month or $20.00 for the year. It's also free if you have under 100 feeds. I choose to pay to

Re: Apple Music and Spotify

2016-08-21 Thread christopher hallsworth
Hello, 60 days? I only got 30. Perhaps it’s country specific. Yes, subscribed via Paypal. > On 21 Aug 2016, at 10:21, Davy Cuppens wrote: > > Hi > > I don’t have the purpose to make an advertisement here but I want to state > that the owners of a paypal account now

RE: Neato again... Robot offline?

2016-08-21 Thread Jeremy Gilley
It means that your robot got disconnected from WI-FI. To repair this is simple. When you face the robot press the right hand button and hold it for about 15 seconds. This should restart it back up on the app. _ From: viphone@googlegroups.com [mailto:viphone@googlegroups.com] On

RE: Searching the App Store Question

2016-08-21 Thread M. Taylor
Hello Dan, Yes, while one can use a three-finger, swipe-down gesture to change display pages, it is sometimes necessary to first, touch the screen with one finger in order to activate focus. So, when you're ready to scroll down, first, simply single-finger touch the screen immediately

Re: rss feed client for iphone

2016-08-21 Thread Mary Otten
Yes, you can certainly get RSS feeds on your iPhone. My personal favorite app is Newsify. The things I like about it are that you can get feeds off line and fulltext, and you can disable the downloading of images. You can also have things open in Safari, so you get the reader view. That is a

Re: rss feed client for iphone

2016-08-21 Thread christopher hallsworth
There is a reader built into Safari via Social Links. Access it by a double tap of show bookmarks then a double tap on social links. > On 21 Aug 2016, at 16:51, Amir din wrote: > > Hi, > > can i subscribe to rss feed on iphone? if yes, what app (s) is recommended?

RE: nearby explorer list

2016-08-21 Thread M. Taylor
Hello Rhonda, The email address in the current version of the Nearby Explorer User Manual is incorrect. To subscribe to the Nearby Explorer for iOS email list send a blank email, with nothing in the subject line, to: neios-beta-subscr...@tech.aph.org The correct email subscription address

RE: Grubhub ap

2016-08-21 Thread M. Taylor
Hello All, I am so sorry to learn that accessibility has fallen by the wayside for this app. Contacting them via their web site or feedback page clearly is not working. I strongly suggest that you post your concerns to them via social media. Believe me, they will not ignore you if you are

Re: Question nearby explorer

2016-08-21 Thread Jenifer Barr
Thanks... I'll look there. My bad. Jenifer Barr Jenifer571 on dice world Sent from my iPhone > On Aug 21, 2016, at 1:48 PM, Les Kriegler wrote: > > In the user guide, one of the sections covered which cities are supported. > > Sent from my iPhone > >> On Aug 21, 2016,

Re: Question nearby explorer

2016-08-21 Thread Les Kriegler
In the user guide, one of the sections covered which cities are supported. Sent from my iPhone > On Aug 21, 2016, at 1:44 PM, Jenifer Barr wrote: > > Hi. > How do I know before purchasing this ap if my city's transit system is > supported? > > Jenifer Barr >

Re: Grubhub ap

2016-08-21 Thread Jenifer Barr
Hi. I tried using this ap yesterday, and found it frustrating. The ap kept crashing... It wouldn't let me change or edit payment info when it finally let me check out... And even when I finally was able to place an order (on their inaccessible website...) the ap also crashed when I checked the

Re: Question nearby explorer

2016-08-21 Thread Jenifer Barr
Hi. How do I know before purchasing this ap if my city's transit system is supported? Jenifer Barr Jenifer571 on dice world Sent from my iPhone > On Aug 21, 2016, at 10:25 AM, Mary Otten wrote: > > X I actually do not find the countdown all that useful, especially since

Re: Swift playground on an iPhone.

2016-08-21 Thread Kevin Chao
Yes, iPad has larger screen, which is needed for swift Playground. On Sat, Aug 20, 2016 at 11:39 PM Sadam Ahmed wrote: > > It's a shame that it won't run on the iPhone but I'm guessing the app > takes advantage of something in the hardware that the phone hasn't got. > >

Re: Searching the App Store Question

2016-08-21 Thread MamaPeach
I have tried every way possible to see more of the results when doing a search, but I only see the first page which is about 39 results. I have been frustrated over this for a long time. This is one reason I will not update my iPod 5th generation which is running IOS 6.13. I am still able to

Re: Advice on StandScan Pro

2016-08-21 Thread Robert Doc Wright
I agree, I leave mine together and just put it out of the way until I need it again. - Original Message - From: Ron To: viphone@googlegroups.com Sent: Friday, August 19, 2016 12:47 PM Subject: RE: Advice on StandScan Pro Hi Jim, I like my StandScan Pro. It will

Re: Qardio blood pressure cuff.

2016-08-21 Thread Caitlyn Furness
thanks for the description. Our old one broke, and I want to replace it with something more accessible. sounds like this will do the trick! Cait > On Aug 21, 2016, at 1:09 PM, Mr. Ed wrote: > > Hi, > It is fairly easy to setup and the app is very accessible. I am

RE: Qardio blood pressure cuff.

2016-08-21 Thread Mr. Ed
Hi, It is fairly easy to setup and the app is very accessible. I am still playing around with it but it seems to work quite well and is very well built. All you do is unroll the cuff and that turns it on. You press the start button on the app and the cuff inflates and then in about 15 to 30

RE: Search function on Calendar app is crap!

2016-08-21 Thread Richard Turner
Go into settings, mail, contacts, and calendars, and set the sync period to go long enough back to find previous appointments. Then, the search function works fine. Richard -Original Message- From: viphone@googlegroups.com [mailto:viphone@googlegroups.com] On Behalf Of Christopher

Neato again... Robot offline?

2016-08-21 Thread Jenifer Barr
Hi all. Can someone tell me why sometimes my neato ap says "robot offline?" How do I fix this? Thanks. Jenifer Barr Jenifer571 on dice world Sent from my iPhone -- The following information is important for all members of the V iPhone list. If you have any questions or concerns about the

Re: Search function on Calendar app is crap!

2016-08-21 Thread Christopher Chaltain
I didn't catch the resolution here. What was the conclusion? Is the search function in the calendar app crap after all? On 20/08/16 19:14, M. Taylor wrote: Ari, Nothing is small to anyone, when it is important to someone; at least, that's my belief. You go right ahead and keep on smiling,

Re: Please, I need help with "Booking.com" app

2016-08-21 Thread Woody Anna Dresner
Hi Maria, I have never used those options. My guess is that you double-tap them to toggle them on or off. Sorry I can't be of more help. Best, Anna > On Aug 21, 2016, at 3:36 AM, Mária Orovčíková > wrote: > > Hello Sieghard, Anna and all, > > Sieghard, thank

RE: nearby explorer list

2016-08-21 Thread Richard Turner
>From the Nearby Explorer web site: There is also an email list dedicated to the use of this app. This is the place to make suggestions, provide tips, and ask questions. To subscribe to the list, send a blank email to ne-subscr...@tech.aph.org HTH, Richard -Original Message- From:

Re: nearby explorer list

2016-08-21 Thread Greg Wocher
Hello, I believe it is: ne-subscribe @tech.aph.org Regards, Greg Wocher > On Aug 21, 2016, at 12:01 PM, Rhonda Hornbacher > wrote: > > What is the subscription info for the email group for the Nearby Explorer > app? > Thank you > > -- > The following

Re: Searching the App Store Question

2016-08-21 Thread Arnold Schmidt
It is a three-finger swipe up and down to change screens. Arnold Schmidt Sent from Arnold's iPhone On Aug 21, 2016, at 11:17 AM, Dan Rathburn wrote: Hello, Is there a way to scroll past the first page of results after doin a search on an iPHone 6 plus

nearby explorer list

2016-08-21 Thread Rhonda Hornbacher
What is the subscription info for the email group for the Nearby Explorer app? Thank you -- The following information is important for all members of the V iPhone list. If you have any questions or concerns about the running of this list, or if you feel that a member's post is inappropriate,

rss feed client for iphone

2016-08-21 Thread Amir din
Hi, can i subscribe to rss feed on iphone? if yes, what app (s) is recommended? and will i get update if the rss feed gets updated? thanks -- The following information is important for all members of the V iPhone list. If you have any questions or concerns about the running of this list, or

RE: previous apps?

2016-08-21 Thread Richard Turner
Assuming you have the same apple ID, open the app store app, double tap on updates, then double tap on purchases. Richard -Original Message- From: viphone@googlegroups.com [mailto:viphone@googlegroups.com] On Behalf Of billy inglis Sent: Sunday, August 21, 2016 8:42 AM To:

Re: previous apps?

2016-08-21 Thread Amir din
Hi, go to appstore, then choose the updates tab (at the bottom), and then find "purchased button". all apps ar there. On 8/21/2016 11:42 PM, billy inglis wrote: hi guys, I have just come back to Apple with my iphone6. I previously purchased quite a number of apps. How can I check up on the

RE: Apple Music and Spotify

2016-08-21 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
Hi Scott, It is my understanding that the reason why you can't buy books from the Audible app is because if this were possible Audible (Amazon) would have to pay Apple as it would be considered to be an in-app purchase. I'm not saying that this necessarily is an excuse, I'm sure Apple could

previous apps?

2016-08-21 Thread billy inglis
hi guys, I have just come back to Apple with my iphone6. I previously purchased quite a number of apps. How can I check up on the apps I bought previously?, Billy -- The following information is important for all members of the V iPhone list. If you have any questions or concerns about the

RE: Searching the App Store Question

2016-08-21 Thread Richard Turner
You can try a three finger swipe from right to left. I thought it went on just with the single finger flick right through the individual apps. Richard -Original Message- From: viphone@googlegroups.com [mailto:viphone@googlegroups.com] On Behalf Of Dan Rathburn Sent: Sunday, August 21,

Searching the App Store Question

2016-08-21 Thread Dan Rathburn
Hello, Is there a way to scroll past the first page of results after doin a search on an iPHone 6 plus running IOS 9.3.4? Thanks, Dan The nice thing about science is that it's true whether you believe in it or not. -- The following information is important for all members of the V

Re: Question nearby explorer

2016-08-21 Thread Mary Otten
X I actually do not find the countdown all that useful, especially since the distances are still further off than I would like them to be. For instance, you can be right at or even across an intersection, and the last info you got from nearby was that you were still some ways away from that

Re: Grubhub ap

2016-08-21 Thread Brian Fischler
U am fortunate as I have been able to roll back to the good old version of Grubhub when the company actually cared about accessibility. They stopped caring 6 to 8 months ago when they got rid of heading navigation in the app. You used to quickly be able to flick fro restaurant to restaurant in

Re: Grubhub ap

2016-08-21 Thread kelby carlson
I tried Uber Eats last night and it has similar accessibility issues. THey both also seem to have a very limited selection of restaurants, at least in my city; many of them are really obscure. (You can't order from a restaurant like Chick-Fil-A, for instance.) On 8/21/16, Hope Paulos

Re: Question nearby explorer

2016-08-21 Thread Mike Arrigo
It's far better than seeing eye, because the distance to the next intersection is counted down rather than just announced, no comparison. > On Aug 21, 2016, at 6:43 AM, Becky wrote: > > Can someone using the app tell me about intersection configuration? > Is it better

Re: converting mp3 books for the iPhone

2016-08-21 Thread Russ Kiehne
In my case, I zip the files for the following reason: It keeps the group of files in one place. Example, I’m currently listening to Yours Truly Johnny Dollor cd 15 and Suspense cd 31. Johnny dollar is one zip file and the other zip file is suspense. From: englishride...@gmail.com Sent:

Re: Question nearby explorer

2016-08-21 Thread Michael Maslo
Hello In my personal opinion it is better. You get advanced warning before you get there. That is while the screen is locked. In my humble opinion nearby explorer is the best gps app for the blind. On Sun, Aug 21, 2016 at 06:43 Becky wrote: > Can someone using the

Re: Apple Music and Spotify

2016-08-21 Thread Scott Davert
A few comments First, I highly doubt Apple will open up the Siri API to music apps, since that would take away a bit from the draw of Apple Music. Kind of like how you cannot purchase Kindle books on your iDevice or content from audible. If it's in direct competition with Apple, the likelyhood

Question nearby explorer

2016-08-21 Thread Becky
Can someone using the app tell me about intersection configuration? Is it better than the seeing eye app Thanks Becky Sent from my iPhone -- The following information is important for all members of the V iPhone list. If you have any questions or concerns about the running of this list, or if

Re: Grubhub ap

2016-08-21 Thread Hope Paulos
Another really good app that I use that is similar to grubhub is called foodler This app provides rewards if you order frequently with it. It is very accessible. Hope Paulos > On Aug 21, 2016, at 7:17 AM, Don Breda wrote: > > I must say that for quite a few years I

Re: Grubhub ap

2016-08-21 Thread Don Breda
I must say that for quite a few years I used grubhub and was extremely pleased with it but now it is almost useless. They used to care about accessibility but I have sent lenghty detailed reports at least 4 times to them as to accessibility issues without even an accknowlegement of the

Re: Qardio blood pressure cuff.

2016-08-21 Thread Caitlyn Furness
Hi Ed, Have you tried the cuff yet? How do you like it? Was it hard to set up, etc? How accessable is the app? thanks! Caitlyn > On Aug 21, 2016, at 1:39 AM, Mr. Ed wrote: > > Hi Everyone, > I wanted to let everyone know I purchased a Qardio blood pressure cuff from

Re: Apple Music and Spotify

2016-08-21 Thread Davy Cuppens
Hi I don’t have the purpose to make an advertisement here but I want to state that the owners of a paypal account now have the possibility to have 60 days spotify premium for free and I did so. I have one question. Can it be that it is not possible with an iphone to create a new playlist.

Re: Please, need your help again, looking for an ap.

2016-08-21 Thread Liel Ben Simon ליאל בן סימון
There is no way record calls in iPhone. Sent from my iphone ‫ב-21 באוג׳ 2016, בשעה 11:55, ‏‏Mária Orovčíková ‏ כתב/ה:‬ > Hello list, > > my friend who is not on this list because she cannot speak and understand > English, is looking for an app that will let her

Please, need your help again, looking for an ap.

2016-08-21 Thread Mária Orovčíková
Hello list, my friend who is not on this list because she cannot speak and understand English, is looking for an app that will let her to record phone calls and transfer them into computer. She does interviews quite often and many people use phones only, no Skype or any other app. Please,

RE: nearby explorer for IOS pod cast

2016-08-21 Thread Richard Turner
Mike, would setting it as a destination tell you the side of the street, where setting it as a watch point didn't on your podcast? Richard -Original Message- From: viphone@googlegroups.com [mailto:viphone@googlegroups.com] On Behalf Of Mike Arrigo Sent: Saturday, August 20, 2016 6:01 PM

Re: Please, I need help with "Booking.com" app

2016-08-21 Thread Mária Orovčíková
Hello Sieghard, Anna and all, Sieghard, thank you very much for your advice and suggestions for more apps, I realy appreciate it. Anna, yor instructions how to find hotels are great, everything works fine now, thank you very much again. :-) Please, I wold like to ask you another question.

Re: Swift playground on an iPhone.

2016-08-21 Thread Sadam Ahmed
It's a shame that it won't run on the iPhone but I'm guessing the app takes advantage of something in the hardware that the phone hasn't got. Sent them feedback requesting that they consider making it available for the iPhone so we'll see if it comes to fruition. On 21/08/2016 2:48 PM,