As with all lists of links this one is somewhat arbitrary. However, assistive technology (AT) for OS X, iPod, iPhone and other Apple products is still a fairly a small and specialised area, so I think that I have included most of what is both relevant and up to date. If you have suggestions or corrections, please contact me.
Sections on this page are:
- Announcements and Information
- Podcasts and Vodcasts
- Music and Audio
- For Developers
Mac pour Tous (Mac for all, in French) - Resources, information, contacts, solutions, and technologies.
Lioncourt.com - For blind and vision impaired OS X users.
Deafmac.org - For D/deaf and hearing impaired OS X users.
AssistiveGaming - Information about games and how assistive tech users can play OS X games.
iPhone Accessibility by Tim O'Brien - Information about iPhone Accessibility for Blind and Vision Impaired users.
Maccessible - Covers issues related to print disabilities, mostly blindness and dyslexia, on OS X. A new blog.
Wolfgeek's Disabled Gamer Guide - A guide to Mac OS X and PC games that are accessible and playable for the disabled gamer.
The Crass Pip - Covers multiple topics sometimes including Mac OS X accessibility.
Screenless Switchers - Audio podcast by blind OS X users.
Users in Control: A Fresh Perspective on Accessibility - Podcast in Audio and accessible PDF formats profiling assistive technology users with different disabilities and how they use computers.
Exploring the Frontiers of Assistive Technology - Vodcast showing how people use Mac-based assistive technology to communicate, express their creativity, play games and make so much more out of life.
BlindWorld Blog and Podcast - Often talk about VoiceOver-related topics, including tutorials, in their podcast.
Windows 2 Apples - Podcast about various Microsoft and Apple related topics which touches on accessibility issues, especially those around speech recognition. Transcripts for each podcast are also available.
MacVisionaries Mailing List - For blind and vision impaired OS X users. Mostly focussed on VoiceOver users but some discussion about other vision-related assistive technology.
Mac VoiceOver Mailing List - For blind and vision impaired OS X users.
MacVoice Mailing List - For speech recognition on OS X.
Dragon Dictate Support Forums - For users of MacSpeech products, Dragon Dictate, and Dragon Express.
VIPhone - For blind and vision impaired iPhone users.
Accessibility-Dev Mailing List - Support for developers wishing to use Apple's Accessibility APIs.
Accessing iPhone Apps - Tim O'Brien's guidelines for developers wanting to make iPhone apps more accessible to low vision users.
MacVisionaries Developer Mailing List - Support on all topics related to software development for Mac OS X by the blind.
As always, if you have suggestions or corrections for this page, please contact me or leave a comment!