Accessibility · Apple · Classroom technology · Digital communication · Top tip

#374 Use iOS to magnify your world!

The magnifier is a useful, but slightly hidden, accessibility feature in iOS. Once you have switched the magnifying tool on, you only need a triple click on the home button to launch it.

One of the great things about this bit of tech, is that it doesn’t just magnify, but can be used to automatically change the contrast colours of text, making documents instantly more accessible to people with a range of disabilities.

Featured image: “Magnify” by Adam Hinett shared under CC BY-ND 2.0

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