Software Updates

Technology is constantly being improved and updated. The Software Update page will help you stay up-to-date with the latest available software features and enhancements as well as what to expect in a future software release. Check here to see what the experts say about accessibility improvements and issues – before you update your device!

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Cartoon Image of a virtual meeting on a laptop with text, "NVDA Zoom Enhancements"

NVDA Zoom Accessibility Add-On

This add-on makes Zoom interactions a breeze!
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Google Accessibility Improvements

Have you tried these new features?
Ballyland Magic Plus logo and text, "Ballyland Magic Plus Split Tap Gesture!"

Ballyland Magic Plus App: VoiceOver Gestures

Just released, this app now includes the split tap gesture!
Screenshot of SAS Graphics Accelerator About page with annotated arrow pointing to v5.1.2654.7603

SAS Graphics Accelerator: Maps Software Update

This user-friendly update streamlines the process of creating and opening non-visual digital maps!
BrailleSense Polaris braille notetaker with a 32 cell refreshable braille display, Perkin’s style keyboard & small LCD display.

BrailleSense Polaris: April 2020 Firmware Upgrade

BrailleSense Polaris firmware upgrade
Screenshot of Word Melodies Home screen with cartoon animals, musical notes and text, "Accessible Emerging Reader App"

Word Melodies: Emerging Reading and Writing App

Just released - an exciting, fully accessible app for students who are emerging or beginner readers!
Chrome logo and text "Chromebook; ChromeVox Update"

New ChromeVox OS

See what's new and know that the old version has a limited shelf life!
Book Creator logo and text, "Accessibility Updates: Book Creator"

Book Creator Accessibility Updates

230+ Accessibility updates for Book Creator!
Cartoon image of hand pressing Home Button and text, "Create New VoiceOver Gestures"

Changing VoiceOver Commands in iOS 13

Is there a VoiceOver command that you do not like and want to change? Here is how!
Screenshot of Paths to Technology home page with with keyboard command popup and text, "New Internet Keyboard Commands"

New Internet Keyboard Commands for iPad OS

Browse the web more efficiently with these new keyboard shortcut commands!
Outline of hand with thumb, index and middle fingers extended and text, "iOS and iPadOS 13 Editing Gestures"

Copy and Paste Text iOS and iPadOS

Make changes in a "pinch"!
BrailleBlaster logo

BrailleBlaster: Free braille transcription software

Here is a new tool for producing braille materials quickly!
APH's Crossword puzzle logo and text, "App Review"

APH Accessible Crossword Puzzle App Review

Solve these fun and accessible digital crossword puzzles!
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Seeing AI App: Explore Pictures Feature

Drag your finger over the photo to learn where people and objects are located.
Graphic of title text: BrailleNote Touch Plus: An Update

BrailleNote Touch Plus: An Update

The BrailleNote Touch Plus was recently announced by Humanware
Screenshot of Windows 10 showing "Change Pointer size and color" settings with a large lime green pointer.

Large Cursor in Windows 10

This exciting new Microsoft accessibility feature will be available in April 2019!
Screenshot of Mail message with the virtual rotor on Misspelled Words: text has misspelled word that has red underline.

iOS 12.1 Misspelled Words

When running VoiceOver, how do you know if you have misspelled a word?
Screenshot of New VoiceOver gestures popup on iPad.

iOS 12 Home Screen VoiceOver Changes

Status bar layout change and VoiceOver Pop features
Screenshot of Typability program

Typeability again!

Typeability is an effective, useful and engaging keyboarding program that teaches operating system navigation and keyboard shortcuts.
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iPad Split View and VoiceOver: Research and Homework Tool

iOS 11 introduces a great new feature to assist students with research and homework.