iPod

6 Keywords: Ipod, ITunes, Voiceover, Accessibility, Blind, Visual Impairment

The iPod classic  is both an audio and video player and can be synchronised with the computer via iTunes.  The accessibility of  iTunes for Mac users is available through VoiceOver but there remain accessibility issues for Windows users.  It is possible to access iTunes with keyboard shortcuts.

"Captioning Media for iTunes requires some specialized tools and a bit of time to get right. Sadly, this process can only be done on a Macintosh system so far."

In 2006 the American Foundation for the Blind (AFB) evaluated the iPod for accessibility.

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