Can the iPhone Help the Blind?

Episode 1595 (1:38:25)

Julian from Los Angeles, CA

Julian is a blind accessibility teacher and he called in to say that Fred isn't really privy to just how powerful the accessibility features are and that he should just be patient to learn every feature.  You also have to retrain your brain to rely on other senses.  He just needs a little help. Julian's website is There's also an article from National Braille Press on Getting Started with the iPhone. There are also companies that make screen overlays with bumps to use for on-screen typing, called SPEEDDOTS.Com. He also recommends calling the Foundation for the Blind for help.