Feb 17, 2023
Hey there! Welcome to Accessibility Minute, your weekly look at Assistive Technology, those clever tools and devices designed to help people who have difficulties with vision, mobility, hearing, or other special needs!
If you’re looking for an app to help identify bills, check out Cash Reader. Cash Reader is a money-reading mobile app designed specifically for individuals who are blind or visually impaired.
To use the app, simply point your phone’s camera at almost any banknote and instantly hear the value. If you want to be more private, the app can also transform banknote value into a series of vibrations.
A neat feature of Cash Reader is that it is fully accessible with VoiceOver and supports Siri Shortcuts. Using voice commands, you can quickly open the app or switch identification to another currency.
Other features of Cash Reader include:
Visit CashReader.app to learn more!
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I'd like to take a moment to thank InTRAC, the Indiana Telephone Relay Access Corporation for sponsoring our transcript today. You can find out more about InTRAC at relayindiana.com.
That was your Accessibility Minute for this week! I’m Laura Medcalf with the INDATA Project at Easterseals Crossroads, in Indiana.