App Enables Blind and Visually Impaired Individuals to Identify U.S. Currency Notes with Android Smartphone

Apps4Android updates IDEAL Currency Identifier to read notes faster and recognize new $100 note By Apps4Android Published: Monday, Sep. 8, 2014 – 5:42 am HILLIARD, Ohio, Sept. 8, 2014 — /PRNewswire/ – Apps4Android today announced the release of an updated version of their no-cost-to-the-user, U.S. currency note identification app called “IDEAL Currency Identifier (ICI).” Photo – [...]

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IDEAL Group Apps4Android Releases Innovative Knowledge Mining App for People with Print Disabilities

New “Document Knowledge Miner” enables those with print disabilities to more easily acquire knowledge from digital files, increasing the usability of mobile wireless technologies. HILLIARD, OH –August 20, 2014 – IDEAL Group Apps4Android today announced the release of “Document Knowledge Miner,” an Android application that enables individuals with print disabilities to acquire knowledge from digital [...]

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Market Snapshot: Apps4Android’s Accessibility Apps are installed on 5,587 Unique Android Devices

Please see listing below. If you’d like to receive a detailed report, drop us a note and we’d be happy to send it to you!   #          Name of Device 1          300 2          309 3          415 4          799 5          907 6          9920 7          9930 8          13135 9          @TAB-NINE-X1-B 10         [A59] 11         _3QM819HD 12         01_v77_jbla668_fwvga 13         [...]

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Market Snapshot: Apps4Android’s Accessibility Apps are Installed on Devices Made by 73 Wireless Device Manufacturers

Please see listing below. If you’d like to receive a detailed report, drop us a note and we’d be happy to send it to you!  Acer Anydata Archos Asus Barnes And Noble Byd Cellon Compal Coolpad Dell Digi-In Doro Enspert Fly Foxconn International Holdings Limited Fuhu Fujitsu Fujitsu Toshiba Mobile Communications Limited Funai Electric Garmin [...]

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Market Snapshot: Apps4Android’s Accessibility Apps are Installed on Devices Running 18 Different Versions of Android

Please see listing below. If you’d like to receive a detailed report, drop us a note and we’d be happy to send it to you! Android 1.0 Android 1.1 Android 1.5 Android 1.6 Android 2.0.1 Android 2.1 Android 2.2 Android 2.3 Android 2.3.3 – 2.3.7 Android 3.0 Android 3.1 Android 3.2 Android 4.0 – 4.0.2 [...]

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Market Snapshot: Apps4Android’s Accessibility Apps are Installed on Devices running 380 Different Default Languages

Please see listing below. If you’d like to receive a detailed report, drop us a note and we’d be happy to send it to you! am_ET ar ar_AE ar_AR ar_AW ar_BH ar_DZ ar_EG ar_IL ar_IQ ar_JO ar_KW ar_LB ar_LY ar_MA ar_OM ar_QA ar_SA ar_SY ar_TN ar_US ar_YE az_AZ bg_BG bg_CZ bg_RO bg_SK bn_BD bn_IN bs [...]

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Market Snapshot: Apps4Android’s Accessibility Apps are installed on Android Devices being Distributed by 544 Different Wireless Services Providers

Please see listing below. If you’d like to receive a detailed report, drop us a note and we’d be happy to send it to you! 3 (Hi3G AccessAB) 3HK A1 ACS Wireless Inc. ACT Mobile Africell Aio Airadigm Communications Aircel Ltd. Aircell Digilink India Ltd. Airtel AIS GSM Aktel Alaska Digitel LLC Alfa Algérie Telecom [...]

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Apps4Android Announces Update to GuideDroid®, a Fully-Accessible, Mainstream GPS Application

Providing Walking, Biking, Driving, and Transit Directions for the Masses   Media Contact: Apps4Android, Inc. Media Relations media-relations@apps4android.org HILLIARD, Ohio (BUSINESS WIRE), July 10, 2014 – Apps4Android today announced an update to GuideDroid®, a fully-accessible, mainstream GPS application for use by everyone, including individuals with cognitive (and other) print disabilities. The update makes it possible for users [...]

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APPS4ANDROID RELEASES GUIDEDROID®, A NO-COST-TO-THE-USER, FULLY-ACCESSIBLE, MAINSTREAM ANDROID GPS NAVIGATION APPLICATION

Providing Walking, Biking, Driving, and Transit Directions for the Masses   Media Contact: Apps4Android, Inc. Media Relations media-relations@apps4android.org HILLIARD, Ohio (BUSINESS WIRE), January 18, 2014 – Apps4Android today announced the release of GuideDroid®, a fully-accessible, mainstream GPS application for use by everyone, including individuals with cognitive (and other) print disabilities. Once a destination address is entered, [...]

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Android 4.4 KitKat now on 1.4 percent of all Android devices: Google

By Rohan Swamy Google has released the official statistics regarding the usage of the various versions of Android. Continuing the trend spotted in the previous month’s report, those devices that are running Android 4.3 Jelly Bean and Android 4.4 KitKat are on the rise. Like the last report, most Android devices are running a version [...]

China’s ambitious handset makers face tough sell in U.S.

By Gerry Shih LAS VEGAS Fri Jan 10, 2014 6:49pm EST (Reuters) – LG Electronics executive Frank Lee bounded onto a Las Vegas stage this week to show off a new phone for the U.S. market, the 6-inch G-Flex, which boasts a curved screen. Two hours later, in another room at the same hotel, Huawei [...]

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Huawei unveils Android-powered console Tron at CES 2014

By Francis Bea Huawei’s first Android powered game console, Tron, has made its debut at the Consumer Electronics Show held in Las Vegas. The announcement comes hot on the heels of China’s temporary reversal of the console manufacturing ban. While you’re probably pondering why Huawei has bothered to enter the console gaming business which includes [...]

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2014 CES: Android, LTE, And Laser Beams For Your Car

A generation ago, technology in the car could have meant fuel injection, or a driver airbag, or even a CD player. Today, if you’re driving a car without some sort of touchscreen, Bluetooth, or an infotainment system, you’re living in a rapidly disappearing past. The annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas is where [...]

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CES Announcements Pave Road For Tomorrow’s Tech

(Reuters) – In recent years mobile companies have shifted away from making huge product announcements at January’s Consumer Electronics Show, saving announcements for their own events, or for Mobile World Congress in March. At CES this year we did, however, get a glimpse into what we might be able to expect in the mobile space [...]

Tablet? Slate? New devices emerge as Apple looms

By Gabriel Madway (Reuters) – Call it a “slate” or call it a “tablet,” the technology world is suddenly awash with a novel category of mobile devices seeking to grab the spotlight from a hugely anticipated product launch by Apple Inc later this month. Hewlett-Packard Co, Microsoft Corp, Dell Inc, Motorola Inc and Lenovo Group [...]

Pebble Unveils Slimmer Smartwatch

(Reuters) – It’s been a busy year for Pebble Technology, the company behind Pebble, a watch-like device that syncs up with a user’s smartphone and alerts him or her of incoming messages and calls. Last year, Pebble debuted its first every smartwatch at the Consumer Electronic Show. This year, it’s back with a premium version: [...]

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CES 2014 Android Update: Sony launches SmartBand with life-logging app

Sony is delving further into the wearable computing market with SmartBand, a waterproof wristband that tracks everything from daily physical activities and nightly sleep patterns to how much you’ve socialized with friends. The sensor-packed band has no display and interacts wirelessly with an Android smartphone or tablet through an app called Lifelog. It keeps a [...]