Apps4Android’s Assistive Technology Apps

IDEAL Web Math (K-8) (Free Android App): http://tinyurl.com/pgz94oe Designed to accommodate math-learning disabilities. Note: This app requires some level of vision. It is not designed for individuals who are totally blind. This app provides step-by-step solutions to any of the following types of math problems: addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, place values, rounding, number-lines, ratios, proportions, [...]

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About Apps4Android, Inc.

About Apps4Android, Inc. Established in January, 2009, Apps4Android is the world’s largest developer of Android applications designed in support of individuals with disabilities, with more than 17 million installations. Apps4Android apps are being used on 5,676 unique model devices made by 82 wireless device manufacturers, and distributed by 568 wireless service providers in 214 countries [...]

Innovative Math Apps Generate Step-by-Step Solutions to any Math Problem

Hilliard, OH (PRBuzz) April 14, 2015 — Apps4Andoid, a subsidiary of IDEAL Group, today announced the release of an enhanced suite of problem-solving math apps. The math apps are available to users at no cost. Each of the six apps enables users to enter different level math problems and then see those problems solved, step-by-step. [...]

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Nexus 7 Android L 5.0.2 Update Released For Wi-Fi Edition, Fixing Memory Leak on Android Lollipop 5.0 and 5.0.1

By Shawn Schuster (news@gospelherald.com) Android 5.0.2 has rolled out for Nexus 7 users, and the latest incremental update aims to fix a few lingering bugs that were still crawling around the Android 5.0 Lollipop operating system after launch. Android 5.0.2 was released to the 2012 wi-fi model of Google’s Nexus 7 on December 19, only [...]

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Here’s how to unlock four secret Easter eggs in Android

Jillian D’Onfro  Apr. 5, 2015, 10:33 AM Happy Easter! From wild pranks on April Fools Day to hidden tricks in its search engine, the Google team loves creating surprises for users.  Here’s how to find Google’s Easter eggs, for the four latest versions of its Android operating system. Android (5.0) Lollipop Google made a hidden [...]

Android Google Wallet App Updated

The Google Wallet app, which is compatible for Android users, has underwent some changes that make the updated version much more efficient and user friendly. For people not quite caught up on the latest smartphone app innovations or for those Apple Pay users who are unfamiliar with Google Wallet, it is a free app that acts [...]

Consumers withdraw U.S. lawsuit against Google over Android app limits

(Reuters) – Plaintiffs in an antitrust lawsuit against Google Inc (GOOGL.O) on Friday withdrew their case accusing the search engine company of harming smartphone buyers by forcing handset makers using Android operating system to make Google’s own applications the default option. The class action lawsuit, filed by two smartphone customers in May 2014, was dismissed [...]

Google says it cut Android malware in half in 2014

Google has been cracking down on Android malware, and according to a new Android State of the Union report, it’s starting to see real progress in the fight against harmful software. The new report says that the global rate of harmful software installs fell by 50 percent over the course of 2014. By Google’s accounting, [...]

ODU adjunct professor sues Google over Android commercial

NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — An adjunct professor at Old Dominion University is suing Google for allegedly using him as “comic relief” in an Android commercial early this year. Lawyers representing the plaintiff, Timothy Werner, filed the complaint in Norfolk federal court Tuesday, requesting a trial by jury for civil damages exceeding $75,000. The lawsuit centers on [...]

Google is finally starting to squash its two separate operating systems together Read more: http://www.businessinsider.com/google-chrome-os-is-getting-closer-to-android-2015-3#ixzz3WTnsIRRZ

Matt Weinberger Mar. 31, 2015, 1:00 PM It’s always been a little puzzling why Google had two operating systems, Android and Chrome OS. Over time, Google seems to have realized that itself, and is bringing the two closer and closer together. Today, Google took the wraps off some new features coming to Chrome devices that [...]

9 time-saving search tips for Google on Android and iOS Spotlight

Ben Patterson PCWorld Google and Spotlight search are two of the best time-saving tools on your Android or iOS device. And yet it’s easy to forget about the little Google search box on the home screen. Spotlight search on the iPhone and iPad fares worse, given that it’s completely hidden until you give your home screen [...]

Apps4Android Releases 2014 Version of their Accessible Voter Information Guide

Application Helps Make Election Information Accessible for Voters with Print Disabilities   Contact: Steve Jacobs steve.jacobs@ideal-group.org (614) 777-0770 HILLIARD, Ohio (BUSINESS WIRE) October 22, 2014 –Apps4Android today announced the release of a “no-cost-to-the-user,” accessible, 2014 Voter Information Guide® (VIG). VIG was designed to help users, including those with visual disabilities, find personalized election information based [...]

App Accommodates the Access Needs of Seniors and People with Vision Impairments: New Android Accessibility Shell Released

HILLIARD, Ohio, Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – IDEAL Group Apps4Android today announced the release of EasyAccess for Android (EA4A), a new Android “shell” representing a new Android operating mode. EA4A provides a new and easy way to access and use six of Android’s basic applications including: Phone Dialer Call Log Text Messaging Contacts Status Settings Photo [...]

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New Mobile App Makes Audio Streaming of Newspapers and Magazines Available to Persons with Print Disabilities

CRIS Radio enables blind and visually impaired individuals to access print media through new app created by Apps4Android WINDSOR, Conn., Oct. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – CRIS (Connecticut Radio Information System, Inc.) today announced the release of an Android smartphone app that makes it easy for people who are blind, and those with other print disabilities to access human [...]

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