Smartphones open up a whole new world to people with visual impairments. In this blog AbilityNet's Head of Fundraising Rory Field talks about his experience with Fleksy, an app designed to make texting easier.
Selected by Robin Christopherson, Head of Digital Inclusion, AbilityNet.
Our list of Top Ten Accessible Apps list shows the range of apps that may be of use to disabled people. This isn't an exhaustive list, just a sample of the types of apps that are available on current tablets and smartphones.
Tablet computers are hugely popular and can be much easier to use for older people and people with disabilities.
Here are some useful points to consider when thinking about which tablet may be the right one for you.