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Blind Tech Guys is here to bridge the gap for blind and visually impaired users of technology. We discuss all things related to tech; however, we mainly focus on Android, iOS and mobile devices from a blind and visually impaired perspective. If you have any questions or suggestions for future podcasts, please send an email to blindtechguyspodcast@gmail.com.

Blind Tech Guys is here to bridge the gap for blind and visually impaired users of technology. We discuss all things related to tech; however, we mainly focus on Android, iOS and mobile devices from a blind and visually impaired perspective. If you have any questions or suggestions for future podcasts, please send an email to blindtechguyspodcast@gmail.com.

Location:

United States

Description:

Blind Tech Guys is here to bridge the gap for blind and visually impaired users of technology. We discuss all things related to tech; however, we mainly focus on Android, iOS and mobile devices from a blind and visually impaired perspective. If you have any questions or suggestions for future podcasts, please send an email to blindtechguyspodcast@gmail.com.

Twitter:

@nimerjaber

Language:

English

Contact:

9703934481


Episodes

Google Undergoes A Facelift And The Importance Of Backing Up Your Data

11/22/2020
Welcome to episode 61 of the Blind Tech Guys. As always, thanks to all of you for tuning in and a special welcome to our first time listeners. What’s New, In The News Google Pay launching 'Plex' bank accounts with Citi next yearGoogle Pay gets a huge overhaul with a new design and cashback rewardsZoom Adds New Security Features To Stop 'Zoombombers'Samsung produced the top-selling 5G phone worldwide in SeptemberAmazon Music Now Has X-Ray So You Can Learn While Streaming SongsGoogle Chrome...

Duration:00:50:53

Web Content Accessibility Guidelines, How Far Have We Actually Come

11/18/2020
Hello everyone and welcome to this week's bonus episode of the Blind Tech Guys. On this episode, Nimer and Marco sat down with Mark Muscat and Dr. Scott Hollier for a chat on accessibility, WCAG, and whether we are moving in the right direction with making the web and PDF documents truly accessible. Dr. Hollier and Mark introduced themselves, and discussed their experience in the accessibility field.Marco and Nimer took turns asking questions about a number of topics including:WCAG and its...

Duration:00:52:22

Securing Your Digital Life

11/16/2020
Wow folks, we are up to episode 60 of the Blind Tech Guys. As always, thanks for tuning in. What’s New, In The News Microsoft urges users to stop using phone-based multi-factor authenticationSamsung Galaxy S21 series full specs and features get leakedGoogle Photos will stop offering free unlimited storage in June 2021Amazon tries to make Alexa feel more natural with proactive queriesGoogle Play Services will sync Android & Chrome OS Wi-FiYou Can Get 3 Months Of Amazon Music Unlimited For...

Duration:01:19:36

The Ding Is Back - Apple’s ‘One More Thing’ hardware event

11/11/2020
Hello everyone and welcome to this week’s mid-week bonus episode of the Blind Tech Guys, where we covered Apple’s ‘One More Thing’ hardware event. As always, it is a pleasure to be a part of your podcast listening experience and we appreciate you tuning into the show. If you would like to find out more on today’s main announcements made by Apple, check out The 5 biggest announcements from Apple’s ‘One More Thing’ hardware event and the biggest difference between the MacBook Air and the...

Duration:00:29:26

Music Apps And The Rebirth Of Louie Braille

11/9/2020
Welcome to the 59th episode of the Blind Tech Guys. It is a pleasure to be a part of your podcast listening experience and we appreciate you tuning into the show. What’s new in the news Google supported calls from smart speakers to be axed in the UKSamsung Launches 256GB Galaxy S20 FE For $769.99WhatsApp to add Snapchat disappearing messages featureLineageOS adopts “SeedVault”--and Opensource backup service for its backupOn the Hardware front, Motorola introduces two phones:The Moto G5G...

Duration:01:04:05

Need For Speed And Typing Comparisons Between Android And iOS

11/1/2020
Welcome everyone to episode 58 of the Blind Tech Guys. As always, it is a pleasure to be a part of your podcast listening experience and we appreciate you tuning into the show each and every week. What’s new in the news Apple Adds New AR-Enhanced ‘People Detection’ Accessibility Feature To iOS 14.2 Developer BetaSamsung Galaxy S20+ 5G Was The Best Selling 5G Smartphone in H1 2020LG K92 5G phone available in the US soon at an affordable priceSamsung was the top phone manufacturer globally...

Duration:01:00:16

Flashing A Pixel Device And How To Best Use The vOICe App

10/26/2020
Welcome everyone, to the 57th episode of the Blind Tech Guys. As always, it is awesome to have you all with us, and we appreciate you tuning in each and every week. What’s new in the news Google Is Prepping Messages For Web With Google Fi FeaturesData Collection – The ORBIT (Object Recognition for Blind Image Training) DatasetInteresting Early Pixel 5 IssuesYou can finally mute conversations forever on WhatsApp Main Part Of Today's Podcast We discussed and demonstrated the procedure for...

Duration:01:01:33

Blind Tech Guys - The Beginning Of A New Era

10/19/2020
Welcome everyone to the 56th episode of what is now known as the Blind Tech Guys. We rebranded the podcast in order to make it easier to find and to allow us to branch out from simply discussing Android, but the same old crew are still here, with the aim of helping you get your fill of mobile tech news and lots more. Thank you as always for joining us and we look forward to continue serving you moving forward under our new name. You will also find that it will be a lot easier to play the...

Duration:00:59:37

iPhone Event Wrapup

10/14/2020
Hi everyone and welcome to this special midweek bonus episode of the ANATAD podcast. As always, we thank you for tuning in and the team appreciates you supporting the show each week. In our midweek special, we encourage you to take a look at this PhoneArena article, which will give you all the information you want on today’s Apple presentation, plus provide you with all of the videos presented at the event. Full coverage on this event can be found by going to the Apple...

Duration:00:31:50

Boys, Just Want To Have Fun

10/12/2020
Hello and thank you for joining us for episode 55 of the ANATAD Podcast. We certainly appreciate you taking the time to listen and boy, what a fun podcast this turned out to be. In the news this week iPhone launches imminent according to this ZDNET ArticleNew Look and Feel for Google Meet Android app, puts it in line with iOS and Gmail interface changesNew Voices For Google Assistant Make It Sound More Natural Now In the main section of this week's podcast, we discussed different calendar...

Duration:00:55:18

Exploring The Great Outdoors With Lazarillo

10/4/2020
Hello and thank you for joining us for episode 54 of the ANATAD Podcast. We appreciate you taking the time out of your week to give us a listen and we are sure that you will enjoy this episode as much as we loved putting it together for you. This week, we began with an interview with Rene Espinoza, the developer of Lazarillo, a GPS app found on iOS and Android.Did you know that Lazarillo was named as a result of a character in a book, and sometimes refers to a guide dog? Listen to our...

Duration:01:05:54

Google Pixel 5 Event Wrapup

10/1/2020
In this special midweek episode of the ANATAD Podcast, we celebrate National Podcast day by discussing the Google event held on 30-Sep, 2020. We started by discussing The new Chromecast with Google TV, including voice remote.Next, we discussed the newly-released Nest Audio.Finally, we discussed the Pixel 4A 5G and the Pixel 5.You can compare them and purchase them at this Google link.You can read up on ther specs at this Google link. Conclusion • To get in contact, feel free to use our...

Duration:00:25:39

Exploring The Power Of OCR and Navigational Apps

9/28/2020
Hello, and thank you for joining us for the 53rd episode of the ANATAD Podcast and the team would like to wish Google a very happy birthday! In the News Google celebrates its birthday in some countries with store dealsGoogle confirms September 30 launch for Pixel 5, Chromecast, new Nest speakerGALAXY S20 FE 5G Main Topic In this week's main section of the podcast: we demoed the Envision app both on iOS and Android, and discussed its features.While doing so, we discussed features of...

Duration:01:10:54

Envision AI: Making The Impossible Possible

9/20/2020
Hello, and thank you for joining us for the 52nd episode of the ANATAD Podcast and it would be remiss of us not to join in and wish all Israelis and other Jews a happy new year. In the News Apple September 2020 event: Everything announcedWhat's New in iOS 14 and iPadOS 14: Accessibility FeaturesThe Accessibility Bugs Introduced and Resolved in iOS 14The iPhone 12 might not be as cheap as the iPhone 11, new leak claims Guest Interview Karthik, an app engineer who works on Envision AI,...

Duration:01:30:47

Productivity: Is This Possible For Blind And Visually-impaired Smart Phone Users

9/11/2020
Hello, and thank you for joining us for the 51st episode of the ANATAD Podcast. We are so lucky to have you all onboard with us each and every week and we truly do appreciate you being a part of our ever-growing ANATAD family. In the News Rootmetrics comes out with a new “State of the Union” report for 1st half 2020. Learn more from Businesswire.OnePlus Watch to have a circular design like the Samsung Galaxy Watch 3 according to AndroidAuthority.This article from phonearena tells us that...

Duration:01:10:06

Bottoms' Up: Let's Celebrate with Anatad #50!

9/7/2020
On the 50th episode of the ANATAD Podcast, we celebrated the fact that we are going from strength to strength and it's thanks to our ever growing family that this is the case, so a massive thank you from us to you for joining us for this significant milestone. If you are looking for a more serious podcast, please come back next week as we will hopefully be back to normal. Cheers! In the News: As this was a special episode, there was no news section as such. We did address last week's topic...

Duration:01:09:34

Android vs iPhone: Braille Input And Web Accessibility

8/30/2020
Welcome to episode 49 of the ANATAD Podcast. The team would like to thank you all for tuning in this week and a special welcome to our many new listeners. What's New In The News retirement of Dan Clark and His 25 Years of Service to Blind and Low Vision Users;this simple form, courtesy of AndroidAuthority;many iPhone App Ads Hide Malware;AT&T returns to self-branded phones with the Radiant Max;T-Mobile releases budget phones, including a cheap 5G model, curtesy of Engadget. Main...

Duration:01:04:37

Unboxing The OnePlus Nord

8/28/2020
In this special mid-week bonus episode, one of our listeners sent us a live submission of an unboxing of a brand new OnePlus Nord. To find out more about this exciting mid-range offering, head on over to the OnePlus Nord Series website. In conclusion • To get in contact, feel free to send us those via email at anatadpodcast@gmail.com • Please share this podcast, and subscribe using your favorite podcatcher. Links can be found at the Anatad Podcast website. • Please find us on Facebook,...

Duration:00:17:43

Android vs iPhone: The Battle Of The Chat Apps

8/23/2020
Welcome to the ANATAD Podcast. In the News According to Applevis, Apple Warns VoiceOver Users Not to Install watchOS 7 Beta 4 or the first Public Preview (Update: issue resolved in beta 5) the Top Ten Cheap Android SmartphonesAs well as mentioning this article about the Top ten August 2020 Android phonesFind out what we think about this article to do with Galaxy Note 20 Ultra Structural Defects being ReportedThis CoolBlindTech article is about an analytics Company Introducing a Free...

Duration:01:09:19

Unboxing A Google Pixel 4a And A Shiny New Samsung Galaxy Note 20 5G

8/20/2020
In this mid-week bonus episode of the ANATAD Podcast, Nimer, Warren and Marco got to unbox a couple of shiny new toys and what a fun and informative episode it turned out to be. Warren kicked off the show by unboxing a Google Pixel 4awhich arrived at his residence earlier on in the day. The 4a is a mid-range phone recently released by Google priced at around $350 U.S. The second unboxing was done by Nimer of another exciting phone only just released, the Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Ultra 5Gand...

Duration:00:42:46