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Download Upgrading from Kitkat to Lollipop

Upgrading from Kitkat to Lollipop - 21-11-2014 (19.56 MB)
In this podcast we show you how to do an over the air update, (OTA) from stock Kitkat to stock Lollipop on a Nexus 5 phone.
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Download A first look at Android L (Developer Version)

A first look at Android L (Developer Version) - 27-06-2014 (25.11 MB)
We take a quick first look at the Developer version of Android L, and show you some things that have changed.
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Download Some of the nice features of the Galaxy S5

Some of the nice features of the Galaxy S5 - 09-06-2014 (43.69 MB)
In this podcast we show you some of the nice accessible features of the S5, and look at some of the apps that are kind of cool.
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Download IMap Weather Radio

IMap Weather Radio - 09-06-2014 (22.95 MB)
You can never have too much stuff warning you about weather issues. In this podcast we take a look at IMap Weather Radio, and NOAA Weather.
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Download Unboxing, and setting up the Galaxy S5

Unboxing, and setting up the Galaxy S5 - 04-06-2014 (53.63 MB)
In this podcast we unbox, and set up a Galaxy S5 from T-Mobile, and we even have a guest this time helping us out.
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Download Diceworld on Android

Diceworld on Android - 29-05-2014 (7.87 MB)
In this podcast we take a look at the extremely popular IPhone game that has now come to Android called Diceworld. We sign in, and start a game with a friend, and we show you how accessible it is with Talkback.
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Download Glance, and ETI Elequence

Glance, and ETI Elequence - 06-05-2014 (14.93 MB)
We take a quick look at glance, and the ETI Elequence text to speach engine.
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Download How about a little KitKat? Android 4.4!

How about a little KitKat? Android 4.4! - 06-11-2013 (25.81 MB)
In this podcast I show you what to expect from KitKat. I also talk about how I got it on my phone, One that won't officially get KitKat. I show you some new things, and some changes, and yes things I don't like too.
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Download HTC Sense on Jelly Bean by Bill Dengler

HTC Sense on Jelly Bean by Bill Dengler - 08-09-2013 (52.06 MB)
We show you an HTC Sense device and demonstrate the dialer, SMS app, settings, launcher, and more. It's more accessible than Sense for ICS, but it isn't there yet. You may E-Mail Bill with your questions and comments at billkd2008@gmail.com
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Download Whatsapp on JB.

Whatsapp on JB. - 07-09-2013 (25.15 MB)
in this podcast we show you Whatsapp, a very accessible, and nice messaging application, that doesn't use your carriers texting plan. We show you the menus, chatting, creating a group, and other stuff as well
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Download Alarm.com security system app in JB

Alarm.com security system app in JB - 21-08-2013 (32.95 MB)
This app works for any security system that uses alarm.com to log into it. we show you the app, how to use it, and even how to label unlabeled graphics, a feature available in JB 4.3, and the latest beta of talkback.
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Download AOKP by Bill Dengler

AOKP by Bill Dengler - 08-08-2013 (24.33 MB)
Bill Dengler shows us some of the benefits of flashing the Android Open Kang Project, an aftermarket ROM based on Cyanogen Mod. of its tweaks aren't usable with talk back, while some are very useful. email billkd2008@gmail.com for more information.
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Download An Overview of Extreme Call Blocker Stealth by John Moore

An Overview of Extreme Call Blocker Stealth by John Moore - 07-08-2013 (43.21 MB)
This is an overview of Extreme Call Blocker Stealth, a very powerful call/text blocking app for Android. This actually includes a demo of blocking itself, as one of my friends volunteered to be a, uh, victim.
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Download Equal-Eyes July 2013 (part 2)

Equal-Eyes July 2013 (part 2) - 01-08-2013 (27.41 MB)
This is part 2 of the Equal-Eyes updated podcast. In this one, we show you screens 2, and 3 of the app, add, and remove shortcuts, and give you our thoughts on the program.
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Download EqualEyes as of July 2013 (part 1)

EqualEyes as of July 2013 (part 1) - 29-07-2013 (28.76 MB)
EqualEyes is offically out now. What have they done to it sence our last podcast? In part 1, we walk you threw the settings, and the first screen of apps.
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Download Chomp SMS

Chomp SMS - 29-07-2013 (23.51 MB)
Want more flexability, and configurability in your SMS program? why not check out Chomp! We show you the settings, and even send an SMS with it.
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Download Godville

Godville - 29-07-2013 (15.77 MB)
Here is a game that is very accessible on android, and you can even play it on a browser. and for the most part? you don't even play! let us show you how!
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Download The Droid 4 With JB

The Droid 4 With JB - 15-06-2013 (28.53 MB)
looking for an android running JB that has a keyboard? We show you the Droid 4 wich has 4.1.2 on it.
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Download NFC Task Launcher

NFC Task Launcher - 26-05-2013 (15.02 MB)
This podcast covers the topic of NFC tags and how to program them with NFC Task Launcher which can be found in the Play Store for free. It should be noted that your phone needs to have NFC enabled to use these NFC tags.
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Download Tweetings, a twitter client

Tweetings, a twitter client - 24-05-2013 (46.08 MB)
In this podcast we show you another very accessible, and very good twitter client called tweetings. We show you that it is very customizable, and even has push notifications, and so much more!
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Download The latest version of Google Play Music 5/15/2013

The latest version of Google Play Music 5/15/2013 - 15-05-2013 (17.44 MB)
We check out the accessibility of the latest version of Google Play Music on two different phones, and we are not very impressed at all you judge for yourself
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Download Getting Started with Gingerbread

Getting Started with Gingerbread - 14-05-2013 (67.66 MB)
Bill gives us an in-depth look at Android 2.3 Gingerbread including the setup wizard. Please see the longer discription for more information. If you wish to contact Bill, please feel free to email him at billkd2008@gmail.com
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Download Dragon assistant

Dragon assistant - 02-05-2013 (22.39 MB)
Jerry walks you threw part of Dragon assistant, and shows you the settings as well.
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Download Utter (Beta)

Utter (Beta) - 30-04-2013 (22 MB)
Here is a personal assistent that is in beta, but is well werth a look.
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Download Screen Filter, and Screen Standby Root

Screen Filter, and Screen Standby Root - 05-04-2013 (8.33 MB)
This podcast was requested by Garry. In this one we look at two apps for making the screen darker. The first one is Screen Filter, and the second one is called Screen Standby Root.
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Download APK Installer

APK Installer - 05-04-2013 (6.08 MB)
in this podcast Scott shows us yet another way for people to install APK files to there android device.
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Download Cyanogen Mod

Cyanogen Mod - 01-04-2013 (13.17 MB)
Bill gives us an in-depth description of Cyanogen Mod followed by a tour of its settings. You can contact him at billkd2008@gmail.com
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Download Plume on JB.

Plume on JB. - 31-03-2013 (38.88 MB)
Here is a twitter client that seems pretty accessible. we take you threw what all it can do, and we get a bit frustrated adding a facebook columb as well.
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Download Pro Weather Alert in JB

Pro Weather Alert in JB - 31-03-2013 (23.86 MB)
A really good program for monitoring weather alerts. We show you Pro Weather Alert. We show you how to set it up, and what preferences you have to configure.
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Download Rom Manager

Rom Manager - 26-03-2013 (33.99 MB)
For those of you that either have a custom rom installed, or you are considering it, this is a program we suggest you have in your toolbox. You will find it makes installing roms so much easier.
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Download Some of the benifits of a custom rom

Some of the benifits of a custom rom - 22-03-2013 (14.89 MB)
People often ask what are the benifits of putting a custom rom on your phone. Well, we show you just a few of the benifits on this podcast.
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Download Battery saving tips for All versions of Android

Battery saving tips for All versions of Android - 20-03-2013 (10.31 MB)
Have you wondered why your phone eats your battery for breakfast? We discuss different things that can effect your battery usage, and offer tips on how to save your precious battery life.
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Download Unboxing and first time setup of the Nexus 4

Unboxing and first time setup of the Nexus 4 - 08-03-2013 (10.22 MB)
This podcast was done for us by someone that has been an IPhone user, but wants to try out the Android seen. Here is his first android phone unboxing, and setup, and with no sighted assistance.
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Download Putting TTS engines to the test

Putting TTS engines to the test - 05-03-2013 (6.98 MB)
We put three popular TTS engines to the test. Google, Ivona, and Acapella to see how they stack up.
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Download Easy Ap Toolbox Backup

Easy Ap Toolbox Backup - 04-03-2013 (12.58 MB)
We show you a free program that allows you to backup, and restore your apps to your SD card, dropbox, google drive, ETC, and has an interesting pay what you feel the program is werth in the app.
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Download EqualEyes Part 2 with talkback in JB

EqualEyes Part 2 with talkback in JB - 27-02-2013 (19.39 MB)
This is part 2 of the EqualEyes series. we finish looking at the programs in this set of apps, and give you our final thoughts on the program as a whole.
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Download Part 1 of EqualEyes with Talkback

Part 1 of EqualEyes with Talkback - 27-02-2013 (25.65 MB)
This is part one of a two part series on a Beta program with a set of apps in it called EqualEyes. We show you how it works with Talkbacks latest beta, and several of the apps, and give our thoughts too.
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Download Shiprack Package Tracker on JB

Shiprack Package Tracker on JB - 25-02-2013 (6.51 MB)
Are you one of those people that constently refresh a carriers page to see wair your package is at? if so, then Shiprack is for you!
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Download AudioBoo two Beta in JB

AudioBoo two Beta in JB - 24-02-2013 (14.15 MB)
As some of you remember the Audioboo program wasn't very accessible. Well now the new beta of this takes care of this problem. We take you threw logging in, the settings, recording a boo, and publishing that boo.
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Download The Basics on Heytell.

The Basics on Heytell. - 20-02-2013 (15.55 MB)
This was done on Jelly Bean, but we quickly discuss a couple differences in Gingerbread. We just give you the basics for using Heytell, and show you the settings, and how to add someone as well.
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Download by request:  Google Now in JB.

by request: Google Now in JB. - 30-01-2013 (7.91 MB)
Requested by Jaan Ali on the Eyes-free list, here is a brief deminstration of Google Now in Jelly Bean
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Download activating accessibility from setup screen

activating accessibility from setup screen - 24-01-2013 (15.33 MB)
if you do a factory reset to a Jelly Bean phone, or you get a Jelly Bean phone, and turn it on for the first time, this will show you how to enable accessibility at the start up screen, and what you could expect.
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Download Happen News Reader in JB

Happen News Reader in JB - 23-01-2013 (6.17 MB)
a very accessible news reader for android.
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Download Beyond Pod on JB

Beyond Pod on JB - 23-01-2013 (15.05 MB)
Here is an alternative to Dogcatcher. Beyond Pod is very easy to use, even though some of the buttons are not labeled.
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Download UpSoundDown on JB

UpSoundDown on JB - 23-01-2013 (5.14 MB)
Here is a nice program for switching to speaker phone without pressing buttons on your phone
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Download Weatherbug on Jelly bean not so great

Weatherbug on Jelly bean not so great - 22-01-2013 (12.03 MB)
We show you that in our opinion weatherbug isn't exactly the greatest. sure it is usable, but it seems a bit clunky to navigate, drains your battery, and doesn't even give you all the information you would want.
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Download The Future of how my podcasts will work

The Future of how my podcasts will work - 21-01-2013 (4.77 MB)
For those of you that are used to my podcasts being on seprate pages, you will want to listen to this. This one is current as of today, so please listen to it it will explain how things will work in the future.
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Download The Free Version of GSam Battery Moniter

The Free Version of GSam Battery Moniter - 21-01-2013 (15.14 MB)
This app can show you not only the battery percentage, but estimated until full charge. We walk you threw the settings, show you the main screen, and even show you how to make a wigit so you can quickly access the battery information you want faster.
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Download Launchers, Launchers Everywair!

Launchers, Launchers Everywair! - 21-01-2013 (19.87 MB)
the stock launcher, we find that adding icons to homescreens isn't what we liked. Next apex, one of its flaws is not telling you what screen you are on. Finally Nova Launcher, changing an icon on the home screen isn't as easy as editing it on the fly.
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Download **UPDATED** Battle of the screen readers under Jelly Bean

**UPDATED** Battle of the screen readers under Jelly Bean - 21-01-2013 (23.66 MB)
We start with talkback then move onto Mobile Accessibility, and run into some very interesting results, Finally we check out spiel, and find out that it isn't completely ready for Jelly Bean just yet.
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Download Introduction to Jelly Bean, and first impressions

Introduction to Jelly Bean, and first impressions - 21-01-2013 (22.35 MB)
I discuss how long I have been using android, and the changes I have seen come threw, and how things have improved on android. we take a look at some of the new commands in JB for accessibility as well.
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Download The Battle of the Screen Readers under Ics done November 24, 2012

The Battle of the Screen Readers under Ics done November 24, 2012 - 21-01-2013 (34.34 MB)
We talk about Spiel, VS Talkback, VS Mobile Accessibility. Wich ones work, and wich ones don't.
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Download Apex Launcher under ICS done before November 2012

Apex Launcher under ICS done before November 2012 - 21-01-2013 (23.98 MB)
we have another launcher program that is not only very good, very configurable, but also very accessible. This time we show you Apex Launcher. We liked it so much after around 12 hours of use, I baught the app.
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Download Green Power Premium under ICS

Green Power Premium under ICS - 21-01-2013 (22.04 MB)
we show you a very good, and very accessible battery saver program. Most of you have heard of Juice Defender, well here is a different one called Green Power. This podcast will show you the Premium version.
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Download ES File Explorer as an FTP server

ES File Explorer as an FTP server - 21-01-2013 (10.56 MB)
hate hooking your phone to your computer just to get files? we show you with ES File Explorer how you can have your phone be an FTP server, so that you can upload, and download files from your phone this way.
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Download Spiel 2.0.0

Spiel 2.0.0 - 21-01-2013 (18.32 MB)
Spiel 2.0.0 was just released. We show you some of the differences between it and the latest beta of Talkback.
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Download The Paid Version of WhoIsIt

The Paid Version of WhoIsIt - 21-01-2013 (22.02 MB)
we show you a very accessible, and very customizable program called Whoisit for setting ringtones for people. This isn't just phone ringtones, but other things as well. Things like sms, mms, gmail, google-voice, google-talk, and even k-9 mail ringtones.
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Download Nova Launcher in ICS before December 2012

Nova Launcher in ICS before December 2012 - 21-01-2013 (20.19 MB)
We need to thank Tony for bringing this one to our attention. Here is a launcher called Nova Launcher. We show you the settings, and some of its really cool features. Some of wich are only in the Prime version.
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Download The People app in ICS

The People app in ICS - 21-01-2013 (9.68 MB)
This is a podcast on the People app. Most of us remember it called Contacts in Gingerbread. Yet again, I learn some new things while doing this podcast for you. so even I learn new things.
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Download The Default Phone App in ICS

The Default Phone App in ICS - 21-01-2013 (16.49 MB)
This podcast shows you the phone app in ICS. We show you how to make a call, and how to receive a call. We also show you how to turn on the speakerphone, and how to turn on the dial pad, and how to end calls too.
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Download the day that Mobile Accessibility 1.9 was released

the day that Mobile Accessibility 1.9 was released - 21-01-2013 (19.51 MB)
Mobile Accessibility version 1.9 was released today. We take a look at what did they put into it, and if it is werth using under Icecream Sandwich. I think that most of you will find this podcast rather disapointing.
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Download An Early Beta of Vigle under ICS

An Early Beta of Vigle under ICS - 21-01-2013 (16.39 MB)
This program is a beta, so please remember this when using it. We show you a very new program called Viggle. Before you listen to this podcast make sure to download Viggle and install it to your phone.
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Download Battery Indicater Pro under ICS.

Battery Indicater Pro under ICS. - 21-01-2013 (14.9 MB)
We show you the paid version of Battery Indicater. One really nice feature is setting audable alarms to know wair your battery is, including when it is fully charged.
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Download Audioboo under ICS

Audioboo under ICS - 20-01-2013 (7.68 MB)
we show you how to use audioboo under ICS, and how things might slightly differ using either touch exploration, or the virtual d-pad in the Eyes-Free Keyboard.
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Download Mobile Accessibility under ICS

Mobile Accessibility under ICS - 20-01-2013 (9.77 MB)
we quickly show you that Mobile Accessibility is usable under ICS, and we give you our thoughts as to if you should use it or not. this was 1.8. we show later versions in a future podcast.
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Download Heytell under ICS

Heytell under ICS - 20-01-2013 (10.85 MB)
we walk you threw Heytell. We show you some of the things that are accessible in ICS that are no longer accessible in gingerbread.
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Download Android Settings in ICS

Android Settings in ICS - 20-01-2013 (23.54 MB)
We take you threw the settings in ICS. There were some changes in wair things are located, so we walk you threw the main window of the settings, and look into some of the changes that are in ICS.
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Download TWC TV app from Time Warner under ICS.

TWC TV app from Time Warner under ICS. - 20-01-2013 (16.23 MB)
we show you that the TWC TV app for Time Warner is actually very accessible for those of you that have them as your cable provider. We show you the guide, and how to schedule recordings, and how to see what is scheduled on your DVR.
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Download The Default Launcher in ICS

The Default Launcher in ICS - 20-01-2013 (13.09 MB)
In this podcast we discuss and show you the default launcher, and we even make a couple mistakes, and even learn something new our self.
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Download First Impressions of ICS

First Impressions of ICS - 20-01-2013 (11.75 MB)
is a bit of a deminstration of basics in ICS, and is mainly first impressions after
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Download An Introduction to ICS

An Introduction to ICS - 20-01-2013 (12.78 MB)
Just a brief discussion on ICS
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