Deaf Apps

 

** DHHSC does not endorse any of the apps below and are providing this as an informal guide as to what is available to Deaf and Hard of Hearing people. If there are any good apps not listed here, please feel free to let us know.**

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Android
iOS (Apple)
Both Android and iOS

Android and iOS available:

Glide

Glide is the fastest way to send + receive private video messages.

Google Maps

The Google Maps app for Android phones and tablets makes navigating your world faster and easier. Find the best spots in town and the information you need to get there.

• Comprehensive, accurate maps in 220 countries and territories
• Voice-guided GPS navigation for driving, biking, and walking
• Transit directions and maps for over 2,800 cities
• Live traffic conditions, incident reports, and automatic rerouting to find the best route
• Detailed information on more than 100 million places
• Street View and indoor imagery for restaurants, museums, and more
* Some features not available in all countries

Google Translator

Break through language barriers with Google Translate:

• Translate text and speech between more than 70 languages
• Listen to your translations spoken aloud
• Input using your voice, handwriting, and camera
• Save your favorite translations and sync them across devices

iOS/Apple users: Search the plugin name as the Android link is used here.

Hamilton Captel

The Hamilton CapTel® App is designed exclusively for individuals who have difficulty hearing over the telephone. With this app, you may listen to your phone conversations while reading word-for-word captions of what's said to you - similar to captions on TV.

More info at Hamilton's website: http://www.hamiltoncaptel.com/smartphone

iOS/Apple users: Search the plugin name as the Android link is used here.

IP Relay

IP-Relay enables deaf or hard of hearing people to make and receive text relay calls on Android. Tap in a phone number on the keypad to start a call, or receive calls to your IP-relay number. Or, choose a contact from your address book and dial them with one tap. IP-Relay keeps you connected!

More info at Purple's website: http://ip-relay.com.

iOS/Apple users: Search the plugin name as the Android link is used here.

Key Ring Reward Cards and Coupon

Never carry plastic or paper loyalty, membership, library cards or coupons again! With Key Ring you can:

• Add Your Cards: Loyalty, Gift, Library and Membership cards are all welcome in Key Ring
• Weekly Sales: Browse weekly sales right on your phone for over 160 retailers!
• Coupons ~ 60,000 coupons available for over 13,000 businesses (exclusive to Key Ring via Coupon Clipper Magazine)
• Join New Programs: Enroll in new loyalty programs and get rewarded
• Create Lists: Create shopping lists that you can share with family and friends
• BLACK FRIDAY DEALS for over 160 major retailers!

FEATURES

• Barcode scanner. Add your barcoded loyalty cards by scanning the barcode.
• Create shopping lists and share with family members.
• Remote cloud backup. Never worry about losing your loyalty cards again. Allows restoring your cards on any device that has Key Ring installed.
• Share cards with family members
• Digital grocery coupons for over 30 retailers
• Tons of FREE coupons from top retailers: % off, BOGO, $ off
• Support for over 2,000 loyalty programs
• Share coupons, deals, and offers via facebook, twitter, and email.
• Supports adding any barcoded or non-barcoded card
• Store locator, notes, program details, store contact info
• Added ability to create and share shopping lists
• Quickly access nearby coupons and weekly sales
• Set reminders and add offers to shopping lists so you never miss a deal

Merriam Webster Dictionary

In addition to all the definitions from Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary, this app offers voice search – to let you look up a word without having to spell it – along with synonyms, antonyms, example sentences, Word of the Day, and more. It’s a great tool for reference, education, and vocabulary building.

The app is free, and supported by ads.

No internet connection is required to view the definitions or thesaurus (although you do need a connection to view illustrations, hear audio pronunciations, and use voice search).

Features:
* Synonyms & Antonyms
* Voice Search
* Example Sentences
* Audio Pronunciations
* Word of the Day
* Favorites - lets you keep a list of words that are particularly interesting to you
* For Tablets: Scrolling Index - lets you browse the entire dictionary
* Recent History - lets you keep track of the words you've looked up

Netflix

Netflix is the world’s leading subscription service for watching TV episodes and movies on your phone. This Netflix mobile application delivers the best experience anywhere, anytime.

iOS/Apple users: Search the plugin name as the Android link is used here.

ntouch® Mobile by Sorenson

Experience the freedom of your world in touch. ntouch Mobile for Android from Sorenson Communications turns your smartphone into a VP that fits in your pocket.

NOTE: Currently, this app is only supported for the HTC EVO, EVO 3D, and EVO Design; HTC Thunderbolt 4G; Nexus S; myTouch 4G; Galaxy S 4G and Galaxy S II; Epic 4G Touch; Sidekick 4G; Galaxy Nexus; Galaxy S III.

More info from Sorenson at: http://www.sorensonvrs.com.

iOS/Apple users: Search the plugin name as the Android link is used here.

P3 Mobile by Purple

Purple's VP solution for Deaf and Hard of Hearing users.

More info on Purple at: http://purple.us.

iOS/Apple users: Search the plugin name as the Android link is used here.

Speedtest net

Use Ookla Speedtest for easy, one-tap connection testing in under 30 seconds—accurate anywhere thanks to our global network.

Millions of users have made Ookla Speedtest the #1 app for testing Internet speeds, and it’s trusted daily by professionals throughout the industry!

- Discover your Download, Upload and Ping
- Real-time graphs show connection consistency
- Troubleshoot or verify the speed you were promised
- Track past tests with detailed reporting
- Easily share your results

Tap to Talk

Give your non-verbal child or adult a voice.

TapToTalk turns an Android device into an affordable augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) device. Tap a picture - TapToTalk speaks. Kids think it's fun.

iOS/Apple users: Search the plugin name as the Android link is used here.

Weather Bug

Download WeatherBug to access the world’s largest network of real-time weather sensors for forecasts, alerts and more. Get the industry’s most accurate pinpoint forecasts for your neighborhood and around the world. Benefit from the fastest, most advanced early warning system, powered by the largest nationwide weather and lightning network.

iOS/Apple users: Search the plugin name as the Android link is used here.

Yellow Pages (YP)

Find what’s around you in a flash! Whether you’re looking for a great place to eat or to find cheap gas on the way, the YP℠ app easily connects you with local businesses, deals and events to help you get things done.

Z5 by ZVRS

Z5 Mobile has allowed deaf and hard of hearing people to experience communication freedom on their Android/iOS mobile device like never before. And, now, it’s even better!

More info at ZVRS' website: https://www.zvrs.com/products/softwareapps.

iOS/Apple users: Search the plugin name as the Android link is used here.

** Note: Z4 is still being used on Android devices and will soon be updated to Z5 (as of Summer 2013).

Previous

Android only:

Audio Alert

A mobile application that alerts a person with hearing impairments of auditory disturbances, such as sirens or smoke alarms.

Bluetooth Chat by blong

Simple demo program that uses Bluetooth to allow chat between two paired Bluetooth devices.

Closed Capp

Speak with the deaf using live captioning. Don't know sign language? Need to get your message across clearly? Using voice recognition software, speak into your phone and the words are transcribed live on the screen of the device. Talk to anyone face-to-face with Live Captions.

Not for transcribing phone calls.

Deaf Bible is ASL

Experience the Bible like never before! The first translation of God’s Word in American Sign Language (ASL) is now available in an interactive, easy to use, Bible app, featuring skilled deaf signers in sharp, close-up, color video. Immerse yourself in a complete Bible experience – interacting in rich Bible content accessible in video and TEXT!

Deaf Note Free

A note application with the following features to add a note, delete a note, edit mode with a save button, a seek bar to decrease or increase font size, export your notes to a file in SD, and menu settings.

Evernote

Evernote is an easy-to-use, free app that helps you remember everything across all of the devices you use. Stay organized, save your ideas and improve productivity. Evernote lets you take notes, capture photos, create to-do lists, record voice reminders--and makes these notes completely searchable, whether you are at home, at work, or on the go.

Flash Alarm Clock

***** Flash, Vibration and Sound - Now, that's an Alarm Clock! *****

Does noisy alarm clock in the morning make you angry?
Doesn't regular alarm clock help you to wake up?
Let's try the new Flash Alarm Clock!
All in one:
** Sound Alarm
** Flash Alarm
** Vibration Alarm

New generation of Alarm Clock arrived!! Flash Alarm Clock
flash alarm clock offer you multiple flash and vibration patterns and you can customize your preferable alarm clock

flash alerts

- When you receive a call, new text message, the flash will blink.

- You can regulate blinking frequency.

- You can set up blinking with ON/OFF in detail.

flashlight

Flashlight app for your device! Incredibly simple and yet very useful flashlight application. Will use your device's camera LED / flash / screen as a torch.

Glide

Glide is the fastest way to send + receive private video messages.

Google Calendar

The Calendar app displays events from each of your Google Accounts that synchronizes with your Android device. You can also:

- Create, edit, and delete events.
- View all your calendars at the same time, including non-Google calendars.
- Quickly email all event guests from a notification with a customizable message.

Known issues with HTC devices:

- Day and week views may not work on some HTC devices.
- Notes and pictures may be removed from all calendar events, but will still be available in HTC's Notes app.
- Local unsynced events may be lost after installing Google Calendar.
- Notifications won't make sounds unless HTC's Calendar app is disabled.
- Touching an email invitation in a mail app opens Calendar in the browser rather than the app.

Google Maps

The Google Maps app for Android phones and tablets makes navigating your world faster and easier. Find the best spots in town and the information you need to get there.

• Comprehensive, accurate maps in 220 countries and territories
• Voice-guided GPS navigation for driving, biking, and walking
• Transit directions and maps for over 2,800 cities
• Live traffic conditions, incident reports, and automatic rerouting to find the best route
• Detailed information on more than 100 million places
• Street View and indoor imagery for restaurants, museums, and more
* Some features not available in all countries

Google Tasks (GTasks: Todo List & Task List)

GTasks is a simple and efficient todo / task management app with both local and google account modes. You can customize your to do list, set reminder, share tasks with your friends, family members or colleagues and sync with your google tasks perfectly. With it, you will never miss a task and focus more on real things. Try now to see how this is done perfectly.

Google Translator

Break through language barriers with Google Translate:

• Translate text and speech between more than 70 languages
• Listen to your translations spoken aloud
• Input using your voice, handwriting, and camera
• Save your favorite translations and sync them across devices

iOS/Apple users: Search the plugin name as the Android link is used here.

Google Voice

Make cheap international calls with your Google number. Send free text messages. Place calls and send text messages showing your Google number. Listen to voicemail and read transcripts.
Currently only available in the US.

Hamilton Captel

The Hamilton CapTel® App is designed exclusively for individuals who have difficulty hearing over the telephone. With this app, you may listen to your phone conversations while reading word-for-word captions of what's said to you - similar to captions on TV.

More info at Hamilton's website: http://www.hamiltoncaptel.com/smartphone

iOS/Apple users: Search the plugin name as the Android link is used here.

IP Relay

IP-Relay enables deaf or hard of hearing people to make and receive text relay calls on Android. Tap in a phone number on the keypad to start a call, or receive calls to your IP-relay number. Or, choose a contact from your address book and dial them with one tap. IP-Relay keeps you connected!

More info at Purple's website: http://ip-relay.com.

iOS/Apple users: Search the plugin name as the Android link is used here.

Key Ring

Never carry plastic or paper loyalty, membership, library cards or coupons again!

Key Ring Reward Cards and Coupon

Never carry plastic or paper loyalty, membership, library cards or coupons again! With Key Ring you can:

• Add Your Cards: Loyalty, Gift, Library and Membership cards are all welcome in Key Ring
• Weekly Sales: Browse weekly sales right on your phone for over 160 retailers!
• Coupons ~ 60,000 coupons available for over 13,000 businesses (exclusive to Key Ring via Coupon Clipper Magazine)
• Join New Programs: Enroll in new loyalty programs and get rewarded
• Create Lists: Create shopping lists that you can share with family and friends
• BLACK FRIDAY DEALS for over 160 major retailers!

FEATURES

• Barcode scanner. Add your barcoded loyalty cards by scanning the barcode.
• Create shopping lists and share with family members.
• Remote cloud backup. Never worry about losing your loyalty cards again. Allows restoring your cards on any device that has Key Ring installed.
• Share cards with family members
• Digital grocery coupons for over 30 retailers
• Tons of FREE coupons from top retailers: % off, BOGO, $ off
• Support for over 2,000 loyalty programs
• Share coupons, deals, and offers via facebook, twitter, and email.
• Supports adding any barcoded or non-barcoded card
• Store locator, notes, program details, store contact info
• Added ability to create and share shopping lists
• Quickly access nearby coupons and weekly sales
• Set reminders and add offers to shopping lists so you never miss a deal

light flow

Light Flow - Lite allows you to take control of your notification LED (if available on your phone) - even including cycling automatically through all the colors of outstanding notifications.

Merriam Webster Dictionary

In addition to all the definitions from Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary, this app offers voice search – to let you look up a word without having to spell it – along with synonyms, antonyms, example sentences, Word of the Day, and more. It’s a great tool for reference, education, and vocabulary building.

The app is free, and supported by ads.

No internet connection is required to view the definitions or thesaurus (although you do need a connection to view illustrations, hear audio pronunciations, and use voice search).

Features:
* Synonyms & Antonyms
* Voice Search
* Example Sentences
* Audio Pronunciations
* Word of the Day
* Favorites - lets you keep a list of words that are particularly interesting to you
* For Tablets: Scrolling Index - lets you browse the entire dictionary
* Recent History - lets you keep track of the words you've looked up

Mobo Player

Mobo Video Player Pro, the best video player.

Netflix

Netflix is the world’s leading subscription service for watching TV episodes and movies on your phone. This Netflix mobile application delivers the best experience anywhere, anytime.

iOS/Apple users: Search the plugin name as the Android link is used here.

ntouch® Mobile by Sorenson

Experience the freedom of your world in touch. ntouch Mobile for Android from Sorenson Communications turns your smartphone into a VP that fits in your pocket.

NOTE: Currently, this app is only supported for the HTC EVO, EVO 3D, and EVO Design; HTC Thunderbolt 4G; Nexus S; myTouch 4G; Galaxy S 4G and Galaxy S II; Epic 4G Touch; Sidekick 4G; Galaxy Nexus; Galaxy S III.

More info from Sorenson at: http://www.sorensonvrs.com.

iOS/Apple users: Search the plugin name as the Android link is used here.

P3 Mobile by Purple

Purple's VP solution for Deaf and Hard of Hearing users.

More info on Purple at: http://purple.us.

iOS/Apple users: Search the plugin name as the Android link is used here.

Speak It

This application has the following features:

1. Talking device - write text and click on Play button, TTS engine will generate voice from text.

2. Talking ringtone - write text and choose 'Set as ringtone&alarm' from the menu, TTS engine will generate a voice ringtone. It will be available as a 'SpeakIt' ringtone in the default ringtones' location and as an alarm sound.

3. Talking fast button on the Home Screen - write text and choose 'Save on Home Screen widget'. This could be used by deaf to save an urgent warning/message on Home Screen and play it by just taking the phone out of the pocket and pressing the button. It takes a couple of seconds to do this.

4. Timer talk - write text and choose 'Start timer'. Voice message will be played when the countdown reaches zero. You can change the countdown value in Settings. This could be used for pranks.

5. Different voice talk - change voice pitch to low, normal or high.

6. Talking notification - write text and choose 'Set as notification' from the menu. It will be available as a 'Speak It' notification sound.

7. Speaking SMS messages aloud - start Speak It SMS service to read aloud all incoming SMS messages.

8. Adjust sound volume with the device's media volume button.

9. STOP key - click on the back button to stop the playback

10. Save a sound file and send it over skype or email

11. A 'speaking' indicator shows when the device is actually speaking

12. Tell a friend about SpeakIt (skype, facebook, mail etc. )

Speedtest net

Use Ookla Speedtest for easy, one-tap connection testing in under 30 seconds—accurate anywhere thanks to our global network.

Millions of users have made Ookla Speedtest the #1 app for testing Internet speeds, and it’s trusted daily by professionals throughout the industry!

- Discover your Download, Upload and Ping
- Real-time graphs show connection consistency
- Troubleshoot or verify the speed you were promised
- Track past tests with detailed reporting
- Easily share your results

Tap to Talk

Give your non-verbal child or adult a voice.

TapToTalk turns an Android device into an affordable augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) device. Tap a picture - TapToTalk speaks. Kids think it's fun.

iOS/Apple users: Search the plugin name as the Android link is used here.

Vibe

Pick a contact and set or create a unique vibration pattern – it's that easy!

Vibration Notifier

When you have a missed call, unread SMS or any other event*, the app keeps vibrating every X minutes for Y times or until you turn on the display of your device.

Virtual Voice

This application is designed to use the text to speech (TTS) and the speech recognition features of your Android device.

It was created with deaf and/or mute people in mind, so they can communicate with others without the need for sign language or lip reading.

Weather Bug

Download WeatherBug to access the world’s largest network of real-time weather sensors for forecasts, alerts and more. Get the industry’s most accurate pinpoint forecasts for your neighborhood and around the world. Benefit from the fastest, most advanced early warning system, powered by the largest nationwide weather and lightning network.

iOS/Apple users: Search the plugin name as the Android link is used here.

Yellow Pages (YP)

Find what’s around you in a flash! Whether you’re looking for a great place to eat or to find cheap gas on the way, the YP℠ app easily connects you with local businesses, deals and events to help you get things done.

Z5 by ZVRS

Z5 Mobile has allowed deaf and hard of hearing people to experience communication freedom on their Android/iOS mobile device like never before. And, now, it’s even better!

More info at ZVRS' website: https://www.zvrs.com/products/softwareapps.

iOS/Apple users: Search the plugin name as the Android link is used here.

** Note: Z4 is still being used on Android devices and will soon be updated to Z5 (as of Summer 2013).

Previous

iOS only:

ABC

WATCH ABC is a new way to experience ABC - anytime, anywhere.* Whether you're at home or out and about, you can enjoy your favorite ABC TV shows, sports, and local news & weather on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - LIVE** and ON DEMAND.

DHHSC Note: There are shows with captions here.

ABC Family

Watch ABC Family - Anytime. Anywhere.* Just download the FREE app to your iPhone®, iPod touch®, or iPad® today and get immediate access to full episodes of your favorite ABC Family original shows!

DHHSC Note: Most shows are captioned here also!

Alarmed 2

The awesome reminder + timer app that is alarmingly great!

• Pop-up reminder alerts with robust repeat scheduling, flexible snooze and full customization.
• Pop-up timers with custom messages, countdown / countup and pause.
• Use Siri to create reminders and import from the Reminders app into Alarmed.
• iCloud syncing among iOS devices. (Extras Package)
• Over 80 high-quality custom sounds included.

BioAid

BioAid is a research hearing aid designed by hearing scientists. It works by processing sound from the microphone and then playing it back over headphones in real time. The processing is designed to enhance sound clarity and regulate the loudness of ambient noise. BioAid is unique by virtue of using new audio processing techniques inspired by recent scientific developments in our understanding of the biology of hearing.

Bluetooth IM

Bluetooth Chat allows you to quickly and free of charge communicate with other iPhone or iPod touches near you.

Dragon Diction

Dragon Dictation is an easy-to-use voice recognition application powered by Dragon® NaturallySpeaking® that allows you to easily speak and instantly see your text or email messages. In fact, it’s up to five (5) times faster than typing on the keyboard.

DHHSC Note: This would also work as voice-to-text for communicating with others.

Facetime

Simply create your favorites list, then tap on anyone to go straight into a FaceTime call - completely skipping the initial phone call or the long menus!

DHHSC Note: This is like a videophone call. Works on iOS (Apple) products only.

Flashing Timer

Suitable for anyone, this timer uses visual flashing alerts, audible alerts or both at the same time. With its simple, smart and intuitive design this timer is great for a multitude of tasks such as cooking, exercising, tracking your kids computer time, etc.

Fring

Free Texting, Calls, Video and Group calls.

Glide

Glide is the fastest way to send + receive private video messages.

Google Maps

The Google Maps app for Android phones and tablets makes navigating your world faster and easier. Find the best spots in town and the information you need to get there.

• Comprehensive, accurate maps in 220 countries and territories
• Voice-guided GPS navigation for driving, biking, and walking
• Transit directions and maps for over 2,800 cities
• Live traffic conditions, incident reports, and automatic rerouting to find the best route
• Detailed information on more than 100 million places
• Street View and indoor imagery for restaurants, museums, and more
* Some features not available in all countries

Google Translator

Break through language barriers with Google Translate:

• Translate text and speech between more than 70 languages
• Listen to your translations spoken aloud
• Input using your voice, handwriting, and camera
• Save your favorite translations and sync them across devices

iOS/Apple users: Search the plugin name as the Android link is used here.

Hamilton Captel

The Hamilton CapTel® App is designed exclusively for individuals who have difficulty hearing over the telephone. With this app, you may listen to your phone conversations while reading word-for-word captions of what's said to you - similar to captions on TV.

More info at Hamilton's website: http://www.hamiltoncaptel.com/smartphone

iOS/Apple users: Search the plugin name as the Android link is used here.

HIMS Chat

HIMS Deaf-Blind Communicator App is available at Apple App Store. You can search “HIMS Chat” and it is free to download. HIMS Chat will work with all HIMS Braille devices like Braille Sense U2, Braille Sense U2 QWERTY, Braille Sense OnHand and Braille EDGE 40 as well as other Braille Products in the market.

HIMS Chat is an application designed to facilitate face-to-face communication between a Deaf-Blind person and a sighted person via Bluetooth connectivity between an iPhone, iPod, or iPad, and a HIMS Braille Sense notetaker (Braille Sense U2, Braille Sense U2 QWERTY, Braille Sense OnHand) or Braille EDGE 40.

Humanware Communicator

HumanWare Communicator, the first multilingual face-to-face conversation app for deaf-blind people. This unique app will help deaf-blind individuals communicate on an everyday basis by connecting a HumanWare Braille device (BrailleNote Apex or Brailliant) with an iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch.

 

iASL

iASL is your revolutionary one-stop resource for converting English to ASL. This one-of-a-kind iTunes application features a video dictionary of more than 5,800 signs, however because our application has the ability to combine words to make sentences, the possibilities are practically endless.

IP Relay

IP-Relay enables deaf or hard of hearing people to make and receive text relay calls on Android. Tap in a phone number on the keypad to start a call, or receive calls to your IP-relay number. Or, choose a contact from your address book and dial them with one tap. IP-Relay keeps you connected!

More info at Purple's website: http://ip-relay.com.

iOS/Apple users: Search the plugin name as the Android link is used here.

Join Me

With the join.me mobile app you can join an online meeting no matter where you go. Or get the most out of mobile meetings by using your join.me pro account and your iPad to host meetings and present files from your device. Download the free app, and in seconds you’re ready for fast, easy collaboration from anywhere.

Key Ring Reward Cards and Coupon

Never carry plastic or paper loyalty, membership, library cards or coupons again! With Key Ring you can:

• Add Your Cards: Loyalty, Gift, Library and Membership cards are all welcome in Key Ring
• Weekly Sales: Browse weekly sales right on your phone for over 160 retailers!
• Coupons ~ 60,000 coupons available for over 13,000 businesses (exclusive to Key Ring via Coupon Clipper Magazine)
• Join New Programs: Enroll in new loyalty programs and get rewarded
• Create Lists: Create shopping lists that you can share with family and friends
• BLACK FRIDAY DEALS for over 160 major retailers!

FEATURES

• Barcode scanner. Add your barcoded loyalty cards by scanning the barcode.
• Create shopping lists and share with family members.
• Remote cloud backup. Never worry about losing your loyalty cards again. Allows restoring your cards on any device that has Key Ring installed.
• Share cards with family members
• Digital grocery coupons for over 30 retailers
• Tons of FREE coupons from top retailers: % off, BOGO, $ off
• Support for over 2,000 loyalty programs
• Share coupons, deals, and offers via facebook, twitter, and email.
• Supports adding any barcoded or non-barcoded card
• Store locator, notes, program details, store contact info
• Added ability to create and share shopping lists
• Quickly access nearby coupons and weekly sales
• Set reminders and add offers to shopping lists so you never miss a deal

LookTel Money Reader

LookTel Money Reader instantly recognizes currency and speaks the denomination, enabling people experiencing visual impairments or blindness to quickly and easily identify and count bills. Point the camera of your iOS device at a bill and the application will tell you the denomination in real-time. Twenty one currencies are supported: the US Dollar, Australian Dollar, Bahraini Dinar, Brazilian Real, Belarusian Ruble, British Pound, Canadian Dollar, Euro, Hungarian Forint, Israeli Shekel, Indian Rupee, Japanese Yen, Kuwaiti Dinar, Mexican Peso, New Zealand Dollar, Polish Zloty, Russian Ruble, Saudi Arabian Riyal, Singapore Dollar, and United Arab Emirates Dirham.

Medicine Reminder and Pill Tracker

Prescription/medicine reminder for iPhone users.

Merriam Webster Dictionary

In addition to all the definitions from Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary, this app offers voice search – to let you look up a word without having to spell it – along with synonyms, antonyms, example sentences, Word of the Day, and more. It’s a great tool for reference, education, and vocabulary building.

The app is free, and supported by ads.

No internet connection is required to view the definitions or thesaurus (although you do need a connection to view illustrations, hear audio pronunciations, and use voice search).

Features:
* Synonyms & Antonyms
* Voice Search
* Example Sentences
* Audio Pronunciations
* Word of the Day
* Favorites - lets you keep a list of words that are particularly interesting to you
* For Tablets: Scrolling Index - lets you browse the entire dictionary
* Recent History - lets you keep track of the words you've looked up

Netflix

Netflix is the world’s leading subscription service for watching TV episodes and movies on your phone. This Netflix mobile application delivers the best experience anywhere, anytime.

iOS/Apple users: Search the plugin name as the Android link is used here.

ntouch® Mobile by Sorenson

Experience the freedom of your world in touch. ntouch Mobile for Android from Sorenson Communications turns your smartphone into a VP that fits in your pocket.

NOTE: Currently, this app is only supported for the HTC EVO, EVO 3D, and EVO Design; HTC Thunderbolt 4G; Nexus S; myTouch 4G; Galaxy S 4G and Galaxy S II; Epic 4G Touch; Sidekick 4G; Galaxy Nexus; Galaxy S III.

More info from Sorenson at: http://www.sorensonvrs.com.

iOS/Apple users: Search the plugin name as the Android link is used here.

P3 Mobile by Purple

Purple's VP solution for Deaf and Hard of Hearing users.

More info on Purple at: http://purple.us.

iOS/Apple users: Search the plugin name as the Android link is used here.

RxmindMe Prescription

RxmindMe is a reminder app for your medications, vitamins and supplements. It allows you to enter all your dosage information, set up reminders and keep track of when you take them.

Sorenson Buzzcard

Type it. Show it.

BuzzCards is an app designed to help deaf people communicate more easily with people who don’t know sign language. The app works like a deck of flash cards except you get to decide what’s written on the cards.

You can create some cards ahead of time that you might need to use more often (for example, “Where is the restroom?” or “Where is the nearest bus stop?”). You can also make or edit cards as they are needed. Your cards are kept organized by category (for example, “Dining” or “Travel”) to make them easy to find. You can make as many cards as you want, so that you’ll always have at hand the card you need to communicate quickly with people who cannot sign.

To use a BuzzCard, just pick the card you want to show, and then hold up your iPhone or iPod touch so that it can be seen and read. BuzzCards can help you to quickly and easily communicate in countless everyday situations.

soundAMP

Sounds are sent to your earbuds in real time. Hear what you’d like to hear. Record what you’d like to record!

Speedtest net

Use Ookla Speedtest for easy, one-tap connection testing in under 30 seconds—accurate anywhere thanks to our global network.

Millions of users have made Ookla Speedtest the #1 app for testing Internet speeds, and it’s trusted daily by professionals throughout the industry!

- Discover your Download, Upload and Ping
- Real-time graphs show connection consistency
- Troubleshoot or verify the speed you were promised
- Track past tests with detailed reporting
- Easily share your results

Tap Tap

Tap Tap helps deaf and hearing impaired people respond to their audio environment. Shout, honk, crash and TapTap will let you know you are being called. Adjust sensitivity for noisier environments. Adjusts with increased background noise levels.

Tap to Talk

Give your non-verbal child or adult a voice.

TapToTalk turns an Android device into an affordable augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) device. Tap a picture - TapToTalk speaks. Kids think it's fun.

iOS/Apple users: Search the plugin name as the Android link is used here.

Weather Bug

Download WeatherBug to access the world’s largest network of real-time weather sensors for forecasts, alerts and more. Get the industry’s most accurate pinpoint forecasts for your neighborhood and around the world. Benefit from the fastest, most advanced early warning system, powered by the largest nationwide weather and lightning network.

iOS/Apple users: Search the plugin name as the Android link is used here.

Yellow Pages (YP)

Find what’s around you in a flash! Whether you’re looking for a great place to eat or to find cheap gas on the way, the YP℠ app easily connects you with local businesses, deals and events to help you get things done.

Z5 by ZVRS

Z5 Mobile has allowed deaf and hard of hearing people to experience communication freedom on their Android/iOS mobile device like never before. And, now, it’s even better!

More info at ZVRS' website: https://www.zvrs.com/products/softwareapps.

iOS/Apple users: Search the plugin name as the Android link is used here.

** Note: Z4 is still being used on Android devices and will soon be updated to Z5 (as of Summer 2013).

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