Google supports its services with features for the disabled

Apr

12

2016

Google announced via her blog for the next set of improvements to a range of services aimed at facilitating the use and accessibility for people with special needs.

Google said that the new tools designed to make easy-to-use technology for all, including those who suffer from difficulties in the matter and the need to screen readers or to a larger texts, people who have problems that prevent them from interacting with touch screens, as well as those suffering from problems hearing aids and can not hear the voices of their devices.

The company said it launched a special tool developers Android applications allows developers to test their applications through which to get suggestions on how to improve them in order to be more accessible. For example, the tool can be proposed to enlarge the small buttons, increase the contrast between the text and the background, and so on.

It also includes a copy the next Android announced by Google Android N weeks new settings to see before, allows the user to control settings enlarge images, font size and sound reading of the contents of the screen. Users can next version of Android who suffer from vision problems activating the new phone and adjust settings fully without the need to hire other people.

In addition to Android, it hyped the company announced a new update to the system for screen reader Bhawwasb Chromebook Chromebook notebook called ChromeVox which allows blind people surf the screen using text-to-speech operative technique. She said that the new version of the technique involves a series of improvements as pallets new and simplified keys and a new set of voices browsing.

Google also touched on the Google Docs document that allows writing, editing service, and text formatting using voice over voice commands such as “Copy” or “Insert Table” making it easier to edit text for people who can not use touch screens. The company said it is still in constant cooperation with specialists to improve the service.

Finally Google announced the launch of the application of Voice Access Beta, which allows those who have difficulties in dealing with touch screens as patients paralysis or Parkinson’s or temporary injuries holders, with phones to control audio using commands such as: “Open Chrome” or “Go to Home”, in addition to the possibility of interaction with the full phone interfaces. Users can install this application via the link: Http://g.co/voiceaccess .

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