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Assistive Technology Mobile Apps

This list is a sampling of available assistive mobile apps. While many of the apps are free, some apps are paid version or have paid version upgrades.

Found a great app not listed here? Or, is one of the below apps no longer available? Let us know!

BrailleBack (android) connects a Bluetooth braille display to your device.

Read2Go (iOS) Daisy e-book reader for Bookshare members.

Learning Ally (iOS) Daisy e-book reader for Learning Ally members.

VoiceOver (iOS X) gives you auditory descriptions of onscreen elements.

Natural Reader (iOS) text-to-speech (TTS) converts PDF and e-books in spoken words.

Optelec Magnifier (iOS) uses device camera to magnify text.

Read2Go (iOS) Daisy e-book reader for Bookshare members.

VoiceOver (iOS X) gives you auditory descriptions of onscreen elements.

Wrike To-Do List (android, iOS) simple, easy-to-use task organizer.

Any.do To-Do List (iOS) simple, easy-to-use task organizer.

Dragon Dictate (android, iOS) allows you to speak and instantly see text and e-mail messages.

Evernote (android, iOS) task organization software across all of you devises.

i-Books (iOS) e-book reader that reads text-to-speech ( TTS) enabled PDFs.

i-Books (iOS) e-book reader that reads text-to-speech ( TTS) enabled PDFs.

Natural Reader (iOS) text-to-speech (TTS) converts PDF and e-books in spoken words.

Speak It (android, iOS) text-to-speech application that reads e-mail, documents, and web site news.

Convo Mobile (android, iOS) video chat on all your mobile device.

FaceTime & Other Features (iOS) make video calls with your device.

Purple's P3 Mobile (android, iOS) video relay service for mobile devices.

Sorenson's ntouch (android, iOS) free app for Sorenson VRS customers.

Dragon Dictate (android, iOS) speak and instantly see text and e-mail messages.

Learn about (iOS) sticky keys, slow keys, switch control, and more.

Dragon Dictate (android, iOS) speak and instantly see text and e-mail messages.

i-Books (iOS) e-book reader that reads text-to-speech (TTS) enabled PDFs.

Google Chrome:

Firefox: Fox Vox PC or Speaking Fox Mac

IE: Windows Narrator (all versions)

Safari: Learn More (OS 9 and older)

Safari: VoiceOver (OS X) 

Document on-line storage provides a way to easily access documents and files from any computer and import a PDF versions of books into mobile devices.

Dropbox: Free starting at 2 GB up to 18 GB free.

Google Drive: Free up to 15 GB.

iCloud: Free up to 5 GB.

OneDrive: Free up to 7GB. (Supported by UNM)