Tag Archives: Hello:

Hello, Computer: Inside Apple’s Voice Control

This year’s Worldwide Developers Conference was big. From dark mode in iOS 13 to the newly-rechristened iPadOS to the unveiling of the born-again Mac Pro and more, Apple’s annual week-long bonanza of all things software was arguably one of the most anticipated and exciting events in recent Apple history. Accessibility certainly contributed to the bigness as well. Every year Apple moves mountains to ensure accessibility’s presence ... Read More »

Goodbye cable; hello gigabit broadband

  Credit: Martyn Williams NETGEAR Orbi Home WiFi System. Up t… $349.99 (1507) Cable Matters SuperSpeed USB 3.0… $14.99 (838) Ads by Amazon I’m finally getting to practice what I’ve been preaching: I cut the cord on pay TV this month and signed up for ultra-fast, fiber-based broadband. Having much faster access to the internet isn’t a benefit I need ... Read More »

Goodbye, Hello: Firefox casts off its built-in video chat client this fall

Firefox’s built-in video chat component, Firefox Hello, appears to be destined for the scrap heap. Developers of the popular browser plan to remove Hello from the browser as early as Firefox 49, which is scheduled for release in mid-September. Mozilla hasn’t made an official announcement about the change but developers are discussing the feature removal on a Firefox bug tracking ... Read More »