RE: VIPhone List Problem

2020-10-27 Thread M. Taylor
Hello Mike and Richard, Okay, I have just approved Deniss’s request to join the list. Thank you both for the heads-up on this. Mark From: viphone@googlegroups.com [mailto:viphone@googlegroups.com] On Behalf Of Mike B Sent: Monday, October 26, 2020 10:04 PM To: viPhone Subject: VIPhone List

Apple iPhone 12 review: raising the bar: The Verge

2020-10-20 Thread M. Taylor
Hello Everyone, Although the following article is quite long, I would argue that it is a must-read for anyone considering iPhone 12. Enjoy, Mark Apple iPhone 12 review: raising the bar: The Verge It’s the one you should get unless you’re waiting for the Max or mini By Dieter Bohn, Oct 20,

How to setup Apple Watch Schooltime to help improve focus: 9 to 5 Mac

2020-10-17 Thread M. Taylor
9 to 5 Mac - Friday, October 16, 2020 at 6:30 PM How to setup Apple Watch Schooltime to help improve focus A welcome advancement for Apple Watch with watchOS 7 is Family Setup, a feature that lets an adult configure the wearable for a child who doesn't have an iPhone. Family Setup includes

Apple Watch is a runaway train, Mac Daily News

2020-10-17 Thread M. Taylor
MacDailyNews - Friday, October 16, 2020 at 1:11 PM Apple Watch is a runaway train Apple unveiled Apple Watch Series 6 in mid-September, the latest entry into what it a runaway train of a product. Series 6 introduces a revolutionary Blood Oxygen feature that offers users even more insight into

AppleInsider answers all your HomePod mini questions

2020-10-17 Thread M. Taylor
AppleInsider News - Friday, October 16, 2020 at 9:32 AM AppleInsider answers all your HomePod mini questions The HomePod mini is shaping up to be quite popular with its expansive feature set and low price tag. We reached out to our audience for what you all wanted to know about HomePod mini and

Under-display Touch ID on an iPhone is still coming, leaker claims, Apple Insider News

2020-10-17 Thread M. Taylor
AppleInsider News - Friday, October 16, 2020 at 8:37 AM Under-display Touch ID on an iPhone is still coming, leaker claims Apple is continuing to work on display-embedded fingerprint technology and may release an iPhone with an under-the-screen Touch ID sensor in the future, according to a

iPhone 12's MagSafe is the Sleeper Feature That's a Bigger Deal Than You Think, cNet

2020-10-16 Thread M. Taylor
iPhone 12's MagSafe is the sleeper feature that's a bigger deal than you think, cNet News Commentary: The fast-charging feature that snaps into place opens up the possibility for an array of wild new attachments. The MagSafe is one of the quietly coolest features on the new iPhone 12. Apple's

What Apple didn't tell us: Spotty 5G, Mini larger than SE, pricey Max, USA Today

2020-10-14 Thread M. Taylor
What Apple didn't tell you about the new iPhones By Jefferson Graham, USA TODAY The late Steve Jobs was known for engaging in a "reality distortion field" when launching new projects that perhaps didn't tell the whole story. On Tuesday, Apple did a masterful job at its big reveal event of hyping

But All I Wanted was Touch ID

2020-10-14 Thread M. Taylor
Hello Everyone, Well, I was wrong. I truly thought that Apple would include a fingerprint sensor on at least one of its devices in the iPhone 12 series. I watched the entire presentation and could not help thinking, at its conclusion, "But all I wanted was Touch ID." I am so disappointed.

RE: Hi to all, can someone help me put ringtones on my iPhone 8

2020-10-12 Thread M. Taylor
for Windows, How To Manage Custom Ring Tones, etc. On Sep 22, 2017, at 1:36 AM, M. Taylor wrote: Hello Everyone, I am going to cross-post this to both the V iPhone and Mac Visionaries mailing lists for those who, like me, use both iTunes for Windows and Mac. First, let me state that I just spent

RE: A Question for iOS / iPad OS CBS All Access Subscribers

2020-10-12 Thread M. Taylor
Now other than that, I do not know nothing about Crackle or its accessibility. You might also be able to find it in the ios app store, I do not know. Hopefully this is a good start to you finding what you are looking for! Chris > On Oct 12, 2020, at 6:01 PM, M. Taylor wrote: > >

RE: A Question for iOS / iPad OS CBS All Access Subscribers

2020-10-12 Thread M. Taylor
OS CBS All Access Subscribers De plane, De Plane! -Original Message- From: viphone@googlegroups.com On Behalf Of M. Taylor Sent: Tuesday, 13 October 2020 8:52 am To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: A Question for iOS / iPad OS CBS All Access Subscribers Hello All, I am prepared

RE: A Question for iOS / iPad OS CBS All Access Subscribers

2020-10-12 Thread M. Taylor
for this email address if you want me to, but I assume I found it on their contacts page. -- Christopher (AKA CJ) Chaltain at Gmail > -Original Message- > From: viphone@googlegroups.com On Behalf Of > M. Taylor > Sent: Monday, October 12, 2020 4:32 PM > To: viphone@googlegroup

RE: A Question for iOS / iPad OS CBS All Access Subscribers

2020-10-12 Thread M. Taylor
: Unrated Edition is on ITUNES, SPECTRUM-ACCESS Sorry I could not be of more assistance. On 10/12/20, M. Taylor wrote: > Hello All, > > I am prepared to sign up for a CBS All Access streaming subscription > for use with my Apple devices. However, I seem to be encountering a > strang

A Question for iOS / iPad OS CBS All Access Subscribers

2020-10-12 Thread M. Taylor
Hello All, I am prepared to sign up for a CBS All Access streaming subscription for use with my Apple devices. However, I seem to be encountering a strange inconsistency that I do not understand. I want to sign up for the service because I was lead to believe that the 1970s television series,

RE: is there a problem with BARD Mobile?

2020-10-08 Thread M. Taylor
Hello Keith, I just finished downloading a new BARD title onto my beloved 8 Plus less than 7 minutes ago. All is well with the service, as far as I know. By the way, the title I just downloaded was released in March of this year, a novel by Alma Katsu, entitled, "The Deep." Mark

RE: Mark on YouTube TV for iOS 14 and iPad OS 14

2020-09-23 Thread M. Taylor
from my iPhone > On Sep 23, 2020, at 9:13 PM, M. Taylor wrote: > > Hello Everyone, > > Okay, it's official, I am now a "cord cutter". > > I started my 5-day free trial of YouTube TV, today. > > So far, so good. > > The iPad OS 14 app works bett

Mark on YouTube TV for iOS 14 and iPad OS 14

2020-09-23 Thread M. Taylor
Hello Everyone, Okay, it's official, I am now a "cord cutter". I started my 5-day free trial of YouTube TV, today. So far, so good. The iPad OS 14 app works better than I would have expected. One thing I like is the ability to pause the live stream while navigating television listings.

How to use Sleep Mode and tracking in iOS 14 & watchOS 7, Apple Insider

2020-09-21 Thread M. Taylor
How to use Sleep Mode and tracking in iOS 14 & watchOS 7, Apple Insider Apple Insider News - Sunday, September 20, 2020 at 1:51 PM How to use Sleep Mode and tracking in iOS 14 & watchOS 7 A key update to both iOS 14 and watchOS 7 is the introduction of sleep-related features, including sleep

RE: Where are my photos

2020-09-21 Thread M. Taylor
Hello Maria, I updated to iPad OS 14 and I can still find all of my photos. The first time I launched the Photos app, after updating, however, I had to tap the Photos button located near the upper left corner of the display. Keep in mind that (1) I am using an iPad and (2) I keep all of my

RE: Is anyone else having trouble with focus jumping around under iOS14

2020-09-21 Thread M. Taylor
Hello Simon, I can’t find any solution for this on iPad but for the Apple TV with the Siri Remote, try the following: 1. >From the Settings menu, select Accessibility. 2. Select Navigation and set it to Follow-Focus instead of Direct Touch. You can do this by pressing down on the track pad,

RE: Yelp accessibility for a potential job

2020-09-21 Thread M. Taylor
that. are you saying that explore by touch is crutial for navigating the app? sent from the iPhone 11 Pro > On Sep 21, 2020, at 12:47 PM, M. Taylor wrote: > > Hello Maria, > > I truly hope you get the job. That would be wonderful. > > My experience with Yelp has alw

RE: Yelp accessibility for a potential job

2020-09-21 Thread M. Taylor
Hello Maria, I truly hope you get the job. That would be wonderful. My experience with Yelp has always been "hit or miss", as the saying goes. With every release they seem to either fix a VoiceOver glitch and/or create a new one. Because of this, I have learned not to expect too much from

RE: Is anyone else having trouble with focus jumping around under iOS14

2020-09-21 Thread M. Taylor
Hello All, Well, I installed iPad OS 14 last week and, last night, finally ran into the VoiceOver focus bug, as has been described in this and other threads. Wow! What a mess. It happened when I open the OverDrive app. Wow! What a mess!!! So far, I have not found any kind of workaround

RE: Caution against following advice to reset settings when reporting iOS 14 issues to Apple Accessibility

2020-09-19 Thread M. Taylor
Hello Robin, I am running iOS 13.7 on my beloved 8 Plus (smile). Mark -Original Message- From: viphone@googlegroups.com [mailto:viphone@googlegroups.com] On Behalf Of Robin Sent: Saturday, September 19, 2020 7:52 PM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: RE: Caution against following

RE: Caution against following advice to reset settings when reporting iOS 14 issues to Apple Accessibility

2020-09-19 Thread M. Taylor
Hello Cristobal, I have not yet updated my beloved 8 Plus to iOS 14 and do not plan on doing so anytime soon. However, I have updated my iPad to iPad OS 14 and am not experiencing any of the focus issues, reported on the list. Question: Does disabling Scene Description mode resolve the

How To Put An iPhone In DFU Mode, The Apple Way

2020-09-19 Thread M. Taylor
How To Put An iPhone In DFU Mode, The Apple Way By David Payette: February 20, 2019 DFU stands for Device Firmware Update, and it's the deepest type of restore you can do on an iPhone. An Apple lead genius taught me how to put iPhones into DFU mode, and as an Apple tech, I've done it hundreds of

RE: Caution against following advice to reset settings when reporting iOS 14 issues to Apple Accessibility

2020-09-19 Thread M. Taylor
Hello Alan, I am so very sorry for what you have encountered. It sounds like a nightmare. I think the solution to your problem is to put your phone into DFU mode. I am going to paste in an article that I just found, below. I will also post the article to the list in a separate thread for

RE: Is YouTube TV VoiceOver Accessible on Apple TV? Are There Other Live Streaming TV Services You Would Recommend?

2020-09-19 Thread M. Taylor
, or subscribe or unsubscribe, even though you cannot use the Apple subscription service to perform these actions. The process just takes 2 or 3 minutes. Thanks -Original Message- From: viphone@googlegroups.com On Behalf Of M. Taylor Sent: Saturday, September 19, 2020 11:38 AM To: viphone

RE: Is YouTube TV VoiceOver Accessible on Apple TV? Are There Other Live Streaming TV Services You Would Recommend?

2020-09-19 Thread M. Taylor
. Scott -Original Message- From: viphone@googlegroups.com On Behalf Of M. Taylor Sent: Saturday, September 19, 2020 12:38 PM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: Is YouTube TV VoiceOver Accessible on Apple TV? Are There Other Live Streaming TV Services You Would Recommend? Hello Everyone

Help, Cannot Reliably Close Apps on Apple TV After Latest Update

2020-09-19 Thread M. Taylor
Hello Everyone, I updated the software on my Apple TV 4th Gen, earlier this week. Since doing so, I cannot reliably close apps via the Apple TV remote. 1. After updating to the latest version of Apple TV OS, with VoiceOver enabled, Go to Settings > Accessibility. 2. Set navigation mode to

Is YouTube TV VoiceOver Accessible on Apple TV? Are There Other Live Streaming TV Services You Would Recommend?

2020-09-19 Thread M. Taylor
Hello Everyone, I am thinking about subscribing to YouTube TV for use on my Apple TV device. Does anyone know if the app is VoiceOver accessible? I am going to assume that if the app is VoiceOver accessible on Apple TV, then it will most likely be accessible on iPad OS 14; I hope. Believe

9 Best New iOS 14 Hidden Features We Found for your iPhone, cNet

2020-09-19 Thread M. Taylor
9 best new iOS 14 hidden features we found for your iPhone We've dug through iOS 14 and iPadOS 14 and discovered a handful of hidden gems. We'll show you where to find them. iOS 14 is full of hidden gems; you just have to know where to look. Apple's brand-new iOS 14 and iPadOS 14 for the

RE: Emergency Preparedness - National Library Service for the Blind and Print Disabled (NLS) | Library of Congress

2020-09-18 Thread M. Taylor
Okay, everyone, This thread is to be terminated, immediately. I am not going to lecture anyone about how political comments have no place in this environment but I am informing you that members who insist on posting their personal opinions about politics will lose their unmonitored posting

Mark on iOS14, iPadOS14, and Scene Descriptions

2020-09-18 Thread M. Taylor
Hello Family, 1. I installed iPad OS 14 on my 2017 iPad Pro 10.5 tablet. Several of the new features of iPad OS 14 are not available on this model. However, the VoiceOver Scene Description feature is available, albeit a scaled-down version, and was set to on, by default. This feature drove me

How to stop strangers from connecting to your AirPlay on Apple TV, 9 to 5 Mac

2020-09-12 Thread M. Taylor
How to stop strangers from connecting to your AirPlay on Apple TV By Benjamin Mayo AirPlay is Apple's feature for casting or screen mirroring content from your iPhone, iPad, or Mac to a TV. You can use AirPlay on Apple TV set-top boxes or compatible smart TVs like Samsung or LG. However, one

RE: Using and setting up iPhones without Sims?

2020-08-29 Thread M. Taylor
Hello Gerardo, Please do not continue to use a phone with a swollen battery. Doing so is extremely dangerous. I cannot stress this enough. If you go to Google or Yelp and search for cell phone repair, depending upon where you live, you will find several local repair shops that can easily

RE: Does anyone know if Mark Taylor is still moderating, and is Cara Quinn still the owner?

2020-08-16 Thread M. Taylor
Hello Richard, I assure you, we are still here and monitoring the list, everyday (smile). Mark From: viphone@googlegroups.com [mailto:viphone@googlegroups.com] On Behalf Of Richard Turner Sent: Sunday, August 16, 2020 3:50 PM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: Does anyone know if Mark

Lazarillo: A Very Excellent Free Accessible GPS Navigation Solution

2020-08-04 Thread M. Taylor
Hello Everyone, Last week I was searching for a free GPS navigation solution for my new Galaxy S10 Plus. One requirement was that the app must be able to automatically announce cross streets without having a specific destination designated. In iOS I use both Seeing Eye GPS XT (my preferred

RE: iPhone 8, worth it now?

2020-08-03 Thread M. Taylor
Hello Portia, Happy Early Birthday, to you. Your mom and grandma sound like very nice people who love you very much. As it has been quite some time since I last posted to the group, I thought I would chime in on this thread. 1. I use both iPhone 8 Plus and iPHone 11 on a daily basis. I

Mark is on the Move

2020-06-19 Thread M. Taylor
Hello Everyone, Because this is a public forum, I will not speak as to the specifics but I wanted you all to know that I recently moved to a new residence and that I used Zillow for iOS, exclusively, to accomplish this endeavor. Actually, I tried several other home finding apps and websites but

RE: Need Help with Generating / Finding Audio Labels for Moving Boxes

2020-05-11 Thread M. Taylor
-Original Message- From: viphone@googlegroups.com On Behalf Of M. Taylor Sent: Monday, 11 May 2020 8:29 AM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: Need Help with Generating / Finding Audio Labels for Moving Boxes Hello Everyone, I need to find a way to generate some barcode labels or, perhaps

RE: Need Help with Generating / Finding Audio Labels for Moving Boxes

2020-05-11 Thread M. Taylor
ieve their dealers are also offering the discount. You can order from > WayAround or ATGuys in the U.S. In Canada, only Canadian Assistive Technology > sells the WayARound products. > > ATGuys.com > canasstech.com > > i hope this helps, > > Dave Clement > Wi

Need Help with Generating / Finding Audio Labels for Moving Boxes

2020-05-10 Thread M. Taylor
Hello Everyone, I need to find a way to generate some barcode labels or, perhaps, purchase some barcode labels that I can slap on moving boxes. My first solution was to use the Digit Eyes app but, after trying for over 2-hours, with three different computers, Including Windows 7, Windows 10, and

RE: Accessing shares with the stock Apple Files app.

2020-05-03 Thread M. Taylor
Hello Malcolm, You are quite correct. I, too, have a router that allows USB connected storage devices to be seen on the network. While I can see and open all of the volumes, USB included, on my Windows 7, Windows 10, and Mac OS Catalina computers, the volumes cannot be opened in either the

RE: For Mark, Would you happen to have a link to the pill reminder app discussed a couple of days ago?

2020-05-01 Thread M. Taylor
Hello Sadam, Okay, here is the link to the Pill Reminder app I purchased and now use, every day. https://apps.apple.com/us/app/pill-reminder-all-in-one/id816347839 Mark -Original Message- From: viphone@googlegroups.com [mailto:viphone@googlegroups.com] On Behalf Of Sadam Ahmed

RE: Zoom, stuck in Mexico

2020-04-29 Thread M. Taylor
Hello Tracy, Try giving Zoom tech support a call at: 888-799-9666. Good Luck, Mark -Original Message- From: viphone@googlegroups.com [mailto:viphone@googlegroups.com] On Behalf Of Traci Duncan Sent: Tuesday, April 28, 2020 2:36 PM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: Zoom, stuck in

RE: Annoying apple music issue

2020-04-29 Thread M. Taylor
[mailto:viphone@googlegroups.com] On Behalf Of M. Taylor Sent: Monday, April 27, 2020 7:30 PM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: RE: Annoying apple music issue Hello Richard, Fanus, and Everyone, Richard, I love your phrase, “tagging hell.” That is exactly how I view the purchasing of iTunes music

RE: Annoying apple music issue

2020-04-27 Thread M. Taylor
Hello Richard, Fanus, and Everyone, Richard, I love your phrase, “tagging hell.” That is exactly how I view the purchasing of iTunes music. Earlier today, I decided to buy a new album. For less than a nanno-second I considered purchasing it from iTunes, then I remembered all of the problems

Zoom meeting invitation - V iPhone and Mac Visionaries, Let's Talk

2020-04-26 Thread M. Taylor
Mark is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. Topic: V iPhone and Mac Visionaries, Let's Talk Time: Apr 26, 2020 02:00 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada) Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89267312287?pwd=eVE4TmFjK2N2MzhTUTkxcmlYUlY1dz09 Meeting ID: 892 6731 2287 Password:

V iPhone and Mac Visionaries List Members: Let's Talk Via Zoom, on Sunday, April 26, 2020

2020-04-25 Thread M. Taylor
Hello Everyone, So, it is my plan to host a Zoom meeting for all of the members of the V iPhone and Mac Visionaries communities tomorrow, Sunday April 26. As promised, I am posting this notification early so those who wish to attend may do so. It is my plan to start the meeting at 2p,

Compared: Magic Keyboard versus Smart Keyboard Folio, Apple Insider

2020-04-23 Thread M. Taylor
Compared: Magic Keyboard versus Smart Keyboard Folio By: Andrew O'Hara Apple Insider Thursday, April 23, 2020 Apple now sells two choices for iPad Pro keyboards. AppleInsider compares the Smart Keyboard Folio to the new Magic Keyboard to see how they stack up and which one is worth it for the

Re: List moderation [was "RE: no longer the RE: Ordered a new SE this morning subject reflection!"]

2020-04-22 Thread M. Taylor
> On Apr 22, 2020, at 4:17 AM, chalt...@gmail.com wrote: > > It seems hypocritical to me that people are contributing to list traffic by > complaining about list traffic. I'm pretty sure Simon just told me the other > day to use the delete key when I reminded people to follow the wishes of

RE: Zoom meeting invitation - V iPhone Group, Let’s Talk via Zoo m

2020-04-20 Thread M. Taylor
to join, but could not get into the room. Not sure what I was doing wrong. Marilyn -Original Message- From: viphone@googlegroups.com [mailto:viphone@googlegroups.com] On Behalf Of M. Taylor Sent: Saturday, April 18, 2020 3:45 PM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: Zoom meeting inv

RE: how to add contacts to home screen

2020-04-19 Thread M. Taylor
Hello Dennis, You ask an interesting question. So, many, many years ago, say around 2008 / 2009 , when one could jailbreak an iPhone, there was a way to add a specific contact directly to the Home screen in order to more quickly call the contact. As far as I know, such a feature was never

RE: It was nice getting to know some of you

2020-04-18 Thread M. Taylor
Hello Kitty, It was nice talking to you. I was amazed at how many people prefer the smaller form factor devices. Wow! I was truly in the minority, today, (big smile). Mark -Original Message- From: viphone@googlegroups.com [mailto:viphone@googlegroups.com] On Behalf Of kitty hevener

RE: Zoom meeting invitation - V iPhone Group, Let’s Talk via Zoo m

2020-04-18 Thread M. Taylor
t; To: viphone@googlegroups.com >>> Subject: RE: Zoom meeting invitation - V iPhone Group, Let’s Talk via Zoom >>> >>> Mark, >>> >>> I tried to join, but could not get into the room. >>> >>> Not sure what I was doing wrong. >>>

RE: It was nice getting to know some of you

2020-04-18 Thread M. Taylor
You are quite welcome, Joy. I was so surprised and delighted to see the number of people who joined our impromptu virtual get-together. The experienced truly brightened my weekend. Sincerely, Mark -Original Message- From: viphone@googlegroups.com [mailto:viphone@googlegroups.com] On

RE: It was nice getting to know some of you

2020-04-18 Thread M. Taylor
: It was nice getting to know some of you When will the next one be? -Original Message- From: viphone@googlegroups.com On Behalf Of M. Taylor Sent: Saturday, April 18, 2020 5:43 PM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: RE: It was nice getting to know some of you Hi Gordon and Everyone

RE: Zoom meeting invitation - V iPhone Group, Let’s Talk via Zoo m

2020-04-18 Thread M. Taylor
what I was doing wrong. > >Marilyn > >-Original Message- >From: viphone@googlegroups.com >[mailto:viphone@googlegroups.com] On Behalf Of M. Taylor >Sent: Saturday, April 18, 2020 3:45 PM >To: viphone@googlegroups.com >Subject: Zoom meeting invitation - V iPhone Group, L

RE: Zoom meeting invitation - V iPhone Group, Let’s Talk via Zoom

2020-04-18 Thread M. Taylor
meeting invitation - V iPhone Group, Let’s Talk via Zoom Mark, I tried to join, but could not get into the room. Not sure what I was doing wrong. Marilyn -Original Message- From: viphone@googlegroups.com [mailto:viphone@googlegroups.com] On Behalf Of M. Taylor Sent: Saturday, April 18

RE: It was nice getting to know some of you

2020-04-18 Thread M. Taylor
Hi Gordon and Everyone, That was great! Thank you all for joining our meeting. I will definitely purchase a subscription so that we can have meetings without a 40-minute time limit. You guys are definitely worth it. Perhaps we can pick a topic for each meeting or something. Again,

Zoom meeting invitation - V iPhone Group, Let’s Talk via Zoom

2020-04-18 Thread M. Taylor
Mark is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. Topic: V iPhone Group, Let’s Talk via Zoom Time: Apr 18, 2020 02:00 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada) Join Zoom Meeting https://us04web.zoom.us/j/73808093761?pwd=Ly9YeWsvMWFabWM4S21wczVaUHB3Zz09 Meeting ID: 738 0809 3761 Password: 5PkK79

V iPhone List Members: Let's Talk Via Zoom, in about 40 minutes from Now

2020-04-18 Thread M. Taylor
Hello All, I am thinking about purchasing a hosting subscription for the Zoom app. Before doing so, however, I thought it would be a good idea to test the app, and to get to know some of you, better, by hosting a short V iPhone group meeting on the platform. So, in about 40 minutes from now,

RE: A Question for iTunes 12.6.5.3 for Windows Users

2020-04-17 Thread M. Taylor
installed imazing, and I was able to back up the phone with no problem. However, I would rather have a reliable working version of itunes to back up and restore with. If you find one, Please let all of us know. Thank you. Wayne - Original Message - From: "M. Taylor"

RE: Calling All Fans of the Parker Brother's Monopoly Board Game

2020-04-16 Thread M. Taylor
15, 2020, at 11:38 PM, M. Taylor wrote: > > Thank you, Robert. > > Mark > > -Original Message- > From: viphone@googlegroups.com [mailto:viphone@googlegroups.com] On > Behalf Of Robert Doc Wright > Sent: Wednesday, April 15, 2020 9:02 PM > To: vipho

RE: Stimulus Info

2020-04-16 Thread M. Taylor
Carolyn, I have placed you on moderated status until such time as you contact me, off-list, with assurances that you will no longer contribute to this topic. Mark -Original Message- From: viphone@googlegroups.com [mailto:viphone@googlegroups.com] On Behalf Of Carolyn Sent: Thursday,

RE: A Question for iTunes 12.6.5.3 for Windows Users

2020-04-16 Thread M. Taylor
Apr 12, 2020, at 8:32 PM, M. Taylor wrote: > > Hello Julian, > > Either you are using the latest version of iTunes for Windows or you are not > running the latest version of iOS on your Apple device. Or, you could have > just gotten lucky (smile). > > Mark > >

RE: Calling All Fans of the Parker Brother's Monopoly Board Game

2020-04-15 Thread M. Taylor
gotter done. ** If we don't take time to think before we speak we may find ourselves in a situation where our speech becomes a bit stinky! - Original Message - From: "M. Taylor" To: Sent: Wednesday, April 15, 2020 6:41 PM Subject: Calling All Fans of the Parker Brother's Mono

RE: Calling All Fans of the Parker Brother's Monopoly Board Game

2020-04-15 Thread M. Taylor
is Marty Schultz from Blindfold Games, so he should keep development of that game going, unless he has said otherwise. Matthew On Apr 15, 2020, at 5:41 PM, M. Taylor wrote: Hello All, Recently I posted about an on-device, self-voicing Monopoly-like game for iOS, called EarsOpoly. While I continue

RE: Calling All Fans of the Parker Brother's Monopoly Board Game

2020-04-15 Thread M. Taylor
is Marty Schultz from Blindfold Games, so he should keep development of that game going, unless he has said otherwise. Matthew On Apr 15, 2020, at 5:41 PM, M. Taylor wrote: Hello All, Recently I posted about an on-device, self-voicing Monopoly-like game for iOS, called EarsOpoly. While I continue

MODERATOR NOTE: Stimulus Info Thread To Be Closed, Immediately!

2020-04-15 Thread M. Taylor
Hello Everyone, The Stimulus Info thread is to be closed, immediately. Do not contribute to said topic as doing so will cause your group membership to be placed on moderated status. Thank you, Moderator Mark -- The following information is important for all members of the V iPhone list.

RE: Stimulus Info

2020-04-15 Thread M. Taylor
Hello Jenifer, This topic does not belong in this forum so I am requesting that it be closed, immediately. Mark -Original Message- From: viphone@googlegroups.com [mailto:viphone@googlegroups.com] On Behalf Of Jenifer Barr Sent: Wednesday, April 15, 2020 5:54 PM To:

Calling All Fans of the Parker Brother's Monopoly Board Game

2020-04-15 Thread M. Taylor
Hello All, Recently I posted about an on-device, self-voicing Monopoly-like game for iOS, called EarsOpoly. While I continue to enjoy the game, I am all but certain that it will cease to function-as-expected in future versions of iOS; primarily because it is no longer being maintained by the

RE: A Question for iTunes 12.6.5.3 for Windows Users

2020-04-12 Thread M. Taylor
of the business version of iTunes. Sent from my iPhone > On Apr 12, 2020, at 5:29 PM, M. Taylor wrote: > > Hello Simon, > > I am using the business version to which the article refers. > > Mark > > -Original Message- > From: viphone@googlegroups.com [mailto:vipho

RE: A Question for iTunes 12.6.5.3 for Windows Users

2020-04-12 Thread M. Taylor
for Windows Users I can't back up using the current version. -Original Message- From: viphone@googlegroups.com On Behalf Of M. Taylor Sent: Sunday, April 12, 2020 8:29 PM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: RE: A Question for iTunes 12.6.5.3 for Windows Users Hello Simon, I am using

RE: A Question for iTunes 12.6.5.3 for Windows Users

2020-04-12 Thread M. Taylor
for iTunes 12.6.5.3 for Windows Users Hi Mark, Any chance your using the business version of itunes and the article speaks of the consumer version. -Original Message- From: viphone@googlegroups.com On Behalf Of M. Taylor Sent: Monday, 13 April 2020 10:05 AM To: viphone@googlegroups.com

A Question for iTunes 12.6.5.3 for Windows Users

2020-04-12 Thread M. Taylor
Hello All, I think I know the answer but just want to confirm: For quite some time, I have not been able to backup my 8 Plus via iTunes 12.6.5.3 on my Windows computer. When I go to the related Apple web article, I see that the article referring to this version of iTunes has been archived

RE: accessible games

2020-04-04 Thread M. Taylor
Hello Shirley, I prefer on-device games as opposed to on-line games. Earlier this week I downloaded EarOppoly (Ear Oppoly) from the iOS app store. EarOppoly is a self-voicing Monopoly game. You may download the game for free. However, for unlimited play, you must pay a one-time fee of $9.99.

RE: A Question About Blindfold Games and Ear Oppoly for iOS, Do the Bundles Include Unlimitted Play?

2020-03-29 Thread M. Taylor
Hello Bacia, As it turns out, you are absolutely correct. I purchased the $14.99 bundle for Ear Oppoly and all is perfect. I also downloaded the Roulette game and it is one of the most addictive games I've played in years. I purchased the in-app unlimited play bundle for that game, also.

RE: Native email app and downloads question

2020-03-29 Thread M. Taylor
Hello Barbara, You ask an excellent question. This is just a guess but I suspect that when you activate the attachment, in order to first download it to your device, the file is being stored in a temporary location on your local device. All things being equal, I would wager that this area is

A Question About Blindfold Games and Ear Oppoly for iOS, Do the Bundles Include Unlimitted Play?

2020-03-29 Thread M. Taylor
Hello Everyone, Well, last night I downloaded the RS Games client for iOS and I also downloaded Ear Oppoly, which was developed by Kid Friendly Software, which, as it turns out, is owned by RS Games. For those who may not know, Ear Oppoly is a fully VoiceOver accessible Monopoly game. I must

RE: Could An Owner Or Moderator Contact Me Please?

2020-03-27 Thread M. Taylor
Hi, I will be happy to contact you, off-list. What is your first name? Mark From: viphone@googlegroups.com [mailto:viphone@googlegroups.com] On Behalf Of MamaPeach Sent: Friday, March 27, 2020 2:39 PM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: Could An Owner Or Moderator Contact Me Please? I

Anchor Podcasting App for iPhone and iPad Updated with New Remote Recording Features, 9 to 5 Mac

2020-03-24 Thread M. Taylor
Hello All, I have no idea if the app, described in the following article is VoiceOver accessible but wanted to post the article in case someone wishes to explore the app. Mark Anchor podcasting app for iPhone and iPad updated with new remote recording features By Chance Miller Anchor is one

RE: IOS13.4’Ms Mail app interface changed

2020-03-24 Thread M. Taylor
Hello Richard, Perhaps I am misunderstanding you but, based on the steps you listed, Mail is behaving as expected. 1. In thread View, I reply to a message in an email thread. 2. I delete the thread before my message, which I copied to myself, comes through on the server. 3. My self-copied

RE: The Google News for iOS App, Give It a Try

2020-03-23 Thread M. Taylor
tablet, I just read everything - the manual for the thing; books; The Washington post. I am not as successful with reading on my iPhone. -Original Message- From: viphone@googlegroups.com [mailto:viphone@googlegroups.com] On Behalf Of M. Taylor Sent: Sunday, March 22, 2020 8:07 PM To: viphone

RE: A Question About Third-Party Audio Description Apps for iOS

2020-03-23 Thread M. Taylor
Audio Description Apps for iOS Hello, Do you have a link to this app? is that the exact name? I'll try searching for spectrum on the appstore and see if I can find it. I think the other app you refer to is Actiview. Works just like this. hth! On 3/22/2020 11:56 PM, M. Taylor wrote: > He

A Question About Third-Party Audio Description Apps for iOS

2020-03-22 Thread M. Taylor
Hello Everyone, I recently downloaded the beta of the Spectrum Access (audio description) app, for iOS. In short, you download the available audio description tracks for various movies onto your iOS device. Then, while playing the movie on a different device, say a television, you can sync the

RE: The Google News for iOS App, Give It a Try

2020-03-22 Thread M. Taylor
, though I liked it, I was never notified of any breaking news stories. Could you please post how this plays out for you? I would have kept it, but I just couldn't get it to work for me when it come to keeping me notified as to what was going on in the world. Shane. On Sun, Mar 22, 2020, 8:07 PM M

The Google News for iOS App, Give It a Try

2020-03-22 Thread M. Taylor
Hello All, Although I enjoy the free version of the Apple News app on iOS, after posting an article on how to stay up-to-date with the Corona virus outbreak issue, I explored using the Google alerts service, that was mentioned in the article. Well, as it turned out, the Google alerts work via

MODERATOR NOTE: Regarding Political Commentary

2020-03-18 Thread M. Taylor
Hello Everyone, I am receiving a growing number of off-list complaints about members who include their personal political views in their list-posts. Do not do this. If you have political opinions that you would like to share, please do so in another forum. Let's stay strong in our mission of

Corona Virus Alerts: How to get news updates on your phone right now, cNet

2020-03-17 Thread M. Taylor
Hello All, I am posting the following article only because Apple products are discussed. Be Well, Mark Corona virus alerts: How to get news updates on your phone right now Don't miss another important update about how COVID-19 is affecting your country and where you live. March 17, 2020

A Question for Safari for iOS 13 Users Regarding How To Display Hidden ToolBars

2020-03-08 Thread M. Taylor
Hello All, Rather than engaging in a lengthy explanation as to why, I'll just list the steps that lead to my dilemma. With VoiceOver enabled: 1. In Safari for iOS 13.x, go to a website that is Google based; such as mail.google.com, calendar.google.com, Contacts.google.com, etc. You can also

RE: unlocking a locked Iphone

2020-02-26 Thread M. Taylor
Hello Carolyn, You will need to submit an unlock request to A T & T at the end of your contract as they will not automatically unlock the device. Speaking from personal experience, A T & T is absolutely wonderful when it comes to unlocking devices. I have unlocked many, many A T & T phones

New Apple book hits German bestseller list after attempted ban, 9 to 5 Mac

2020-02-22 Thread M. Taylor
New Apple book hits #2 on German bestseller list following attempted ban By Ben Lovejoy The Streisand Effect has predictably kicked in after Apple attempted to prevent the distribution of a new Apple book written by former German App Store manager Tom Sadowski. App Store Confidential is now

Your phone screen is gross. Here's how to clean I, cNet

2020-02-18 Thread M. Taylor
Your phone screen is gross. Here's how to clean it These techniques are the absolute best to keep your iPhone or Android screen smudge-free. First Posted: August 31, 2019 6:00 AM PDT CNET editors pick the products & services we write about. When you buy through our links, we may get a commission.

RE: Waltr2

2020-02-18 Thread M. Taylor
on a PC that is also off-topic even though it relates to iTunes/iOS/iOS devices? -Original Message- From: viphone@googlegroups.com On Behalf Of M. Taylor Sent: Tuesday, February 18, 2020 6:47 PM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: RE: Waltr2 Hello All, As this is not a Jaws screen

RE: Waltr2

2020-02-18 Thread M. Taylor
Hello All, As this is not a Jaws screen reader support forum, please take any discussion of Jaws-specific questions, off-list. Thank you, Mark -Original Message- From: viphone@googlegroups.com [mailto:viphone@googlegroups.com] On Behalf Of Terri Hedgpeth Sent: Tuesday, February 18,

'Lockdown' open source firewall app leaps from iOS to Mac, blocks app and website trackers for free, 9 to 5 Mac

2020-02-15 Thread M. Taylor
"Lockdown" open source firewall app leaps from iOS to Mac, blocks app and website trackers for free By Michael Potuck Lockdown launched last summer as the first open source firewall for iOS to block website and app trackers and it runs completely on-device. Now Lockdown has arrived for Mac as a

Comment: Apple is wrong in the staff bag search case, and should fix it today, 9 to 5 Mac

2020-02-15 Thread M. Taylor
Comment: Apple is wrong in the staff bag search case, and should fix it today, 9 to 5 Mac Friday, February 14, 2020 We learned yesterday that the California Supreme Court ruled against Apple in a bag search case: deciding whether or not the company has to pay retail workers for the time spent

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