Mosen At Large
The show that's got the blind community talking
1 year ago

Episode 110: New Siri voices, ableist use of the word "blind" in the media, cochlea implants, iOS hints and more

Kia ora Mosen At Largers. Another wide and varied show this week thanks to all your contributions. Here’s what’s on when, and remember, if you have a podcast app that supports chapter marks, you can skip between these sections. Genius! Introduction and a preview of the new Siri voices in iOS 14.5,0:00.000 Feedback on the new Siri voices, the explosion of audio social networking, and blind dating,6:32.321 Subscribe to the Blind Podmaker podcast. The Apple Podcasts link is: and the link to the RSS feed is,12:02.979 Two appalling examples of misuse of the word blind in the media,13:57.029 Daylight saving, love it or loathe it?,28:14.522 Cochlea implant and hearing aid comments,30:59.046 Editing with the touch screen in iOS,47:07.004 Creating custom voice commands in iOS,1:04:08.920 Some thoughts on politics, healthcare and other social policy,1:14:15.223 Talkback voice commands,1:27:42.286 Politics and podcast length,1:34:29.499 Reliability issues with Focus Braille displays,1:38:11.748 Looking for resources for learning how to code,1:45:26.308 Copying and pasting text on my iPhone, Apple couldn't help,1:46:11.651 A couple of JAWS issues,1:49:15.592 How best to communicate accessibility issues to developers?,1:54:14.331 The Bonnie Bulletin notes Uber has been seriously pinged in the US over guide dog refusals,1:58:11.223 Does Microsoft Edge have shortcut keys for pause and resume?,2:03:55.031 DJay for iOS,2:05:21.435 Issues with USB Braille displays and JAWS,2:09:37.652 Integrating Markdown into your workflow,2:10:57.206 How to get Alexa to play Mosen At large reliably every time, and other Amazon Echo feedback,2:14:57.199 Closing announcement and contact info,2:20:20.160 Share your thoughts on these topics or any others. Drop me an email in writing or with an audio attachment, Jonathan at, or phone the listener line in the United States, +1864-60Mosen, that's +18646066736. Keep up with Mosen At Large between episodes. Follow MosenAtLarge on Twitter where you'll get audio extras, links to interesting news stories, sneak peeks about what's coming up and more. If you'd like to subscribe to our announcements only email list, please send email to [email protected] And if you like the show, we'd love a positive review and for you to spread the word. Thank you.