Smart Tech Today

May 18th 2020

Smart Tech Today 30

Siri Shortcuts & Accessibility Awareness Day

Shortcuts for accessibility, free Headspace, VR hand-tracking.
New episodes every Monday at 7:00 pm Eastern / 4:00 pm Pacific / 23:00 UTC
Category: News
  • Matthew Cassinelli shares his 13 accessibility Shortcuts so you can, for example, make it easier to read the text on your iPhone or iPad; Headspace offers a free, one-year subscription to those who are unemployed; Oculus Quest rolls out an update that adds hand tracking.
  • On this episode of Smart Tech Today with Mikah Sargent and Matthew Cassinelli:
  • APPLE--
  • Logitech announces its new privacy-focused Circle View smart camera with Apple's HomeKit Secure Video, shipping this month for $159.99 | 9to5Mac: https://bit.ly/3cKRAqm
  • Eero in the Apple Store | MacSparky: https://bit.ly/2XacaK9
  • UK smart home brand Hive adds HomeKit support | 9to5Mac: https://bit.ly/2Zeo1tk
  • As Pride goes virtual, Apple Watch Pride Edition helps community and advocacy continue worldwide | Apple: https://apple.co/36955xK
  • Apple seeds iOS 13.5 GM to developers ahead of public release | 9to5Mac: https://bit.ly/3g1xUkk
  • VIRTUAL REALITY--
  • Oculus Quest unwraps hand-tracking updates for its first birthday | CNET: https://cnet.co/2z98osF
  • Apple just bought a VR firm – here's what it could do with it | Trusted Reviews: https://bit.ly/2ZfYBf1
  • MISC--
  • Headspace Is Now Free for the Unemployed | AdWeek: https://bit.ly/2TgbZvG
  • Smart home platform Wink delays paid subscription deadline by a week | The Verge: https://bit.ly/2Tipnjg
  • PROJECTS--
  • Matthew's accessibility Shortcuts: https://bit.ly/2Xacxo1
  • Steven Aquino | Twitter: https://bit.ly/2ZimKl8
  • PICKS OF THE WEEK--
  • Matthew: Oh Bother | App Store: https://apple.co/3bEfrql
  • Mikah: Blue-light filtering glasses | Felix Gray: https://bit.ly/3g4Te8j
  • Learn more about the Suprachiasmatic Nuclei via Mikah's old podcast Lucid: https://bit.ly/2zwo09i

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