Georgie

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Description: The app is designed for blind, visually-impaired, disabled and elderly people who have problems using a phone.

Key features of Georgie:

  • News & Help: keep up with what’s happening with Georgie and get spoken help on the phone
  • Phone: a simple phone dialler that allows the user to enter a phone number spoken and selected digit by digit, make a phone call, receive a phone call, redial and return calls
  • Contacts: single button push to dial contacts maintained through a screen reader friendly web app which can be configured by the user, family, friend and/or carer
  • Call Log: see, re-dial, return and manage the calls you have received, missed or dialled
  • Texts: send pre-set texts or spoken texts and hear incoming texts
  • Places: record personal points of interest, find and hear them as you travel, hear current direction and send emergency assistance request to others
  • Buses: find nearest bus stops and the service numbers, times and destinations of the next buses at that bus stop and have the bus stops announced whilst travelling on the bus
  • Taxis: find and call local taxis, taxis at a local station or stop or taxis at a specified station or stop
  • Nearest: find and hear the name, direction and distance of nearest public places by category and subcategory
  • Info: tells you the time and date, weather, light level and colour of a garment or fabric
  • Camera: allows you to take photos with a unique camera interface, analyse them if they are of a known brand or item and share those photos
  • OCR: scan a document, convert it by OCR, hear or view the results in large print and share those documents
  • Twitter: tweet by voice and read others tweets
  • Question: ask any question by voice and hear the answer
  • Communication pack: Audio Books, Talking Newspapers, Podcasts
  • Voice blog: share your spoken thoughts with others

Target group: blind, visually-impaired, disabled and elderly people who have problems using a phone
Language: English
Usage: mobile, tablet PC
OS: Mobile (Android), Computer (Android)
Price: Free 14 day fully-functional evaluation, the full version of which is priced from upwards
Download: You can download it here.

Georgie logo

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