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 and U.S. territories.

Apps4Android is a Not Just For Profit (NJFP) corporation. NJFP is a concept that captures an expanded set of values for defining and evaluating for-profit private sector organizations, not only by their ability to generate profit, but also by their determination and success in driving significant cost-effective benefits for customers while still operating in a self-sustainable manner.

Apps4Android’s mission is  to “enhance the quality-of-life, independence, quality-of-education and employment outcomes of individuals with disabilities though the development and use of advanced mobile technology.”

Services Offered:

1. Android Hardware (for manufacturers and wireless service providers):

2. Ensuring that Android Devices Meet Google’s Compatibility Requirements Mandating that Accessibility and TTS be Kept Intact

3. Android Certification Test Suite Verification

  • Device Administration
  • Hardware/Software Features
  • Hardware
  • Networking
  • Data Backup
  • Security
  • Sensors
  • Streaming

4. Android Software Road-Mapping and Management:

  • Software strategy and road-map development
  • Application prototyping
  • Application development
  • Release management
  • Life-cycle management

5. Android Software Engineering:

  • Architecture Design
  • User Interface Design
  • Application Design
  • Rapid Prototyping
  • Application Testing
  • Quality Assurance
  • Language Translation
  • Internationalization
  • Localization

6. Android Software-Related Professional Services:

  • Application Risk/Security Assessments, Recommendations, and Remediations
  • Piracy Prevention Strategy Consulting
  • Concept and Development Phase Accessibility Consulting
  • Accessibility Enhancements to Existing Third-Party Applications
  • Application Requirements
  • Functional Specifications
  • Technical Specifications
  • Interoperability Testing

7. Accessible Documents-Related Professional Services

  • Conversion of PDF, DOC, and DOCX files into accessible ePub2/3 eBooks
  • eBook Publishing
  • eBook Reader Development