TORONTO, April 6, 2021 /CNW/ – Accessible Media Inc. (AMI) introduced at the moment the launch of the accessible Android model of the AMI-tv App, created particularly for the blind and partially sighted neighborhood. It’s accessible now for obtain on the Google Play Store.
The Android model of the AMI-tv App, designed and developed in-house by AMI, joins the beforehand launched Apple iOS and tvOS iterations. AMI labored in shut collaboration with testing companions Fable Tech Labs Inc.—a various neighborhood of accessibility professionals, every dwelling with a incapacity—who helped refine the app to make sure the very best degree of accessibility and consumer expertise.
Android customers now have entry to AMI-tv programming in AMI This Week, Double Faucet TV, Employable Me and Stage Enjoying Area; unique documentaries like Night the Odds, Working it Out: Incapacity, Employment & COVID-19 and No Emptiness: Vancouver’s Housing Disaster; and digital exclusives that take customers behind the scenes on AMI-tv initiatives.
“We’re thrilled to convey the AMI-tv App to the Android platform,” says Virginia Vuleta, Director, Digital Technique at AMI. “We all know customers will love the benefit of accessing our unimaginable secure of programming conveniently.”
The AMI-tv App for Android boasts closed captioning on all content material; accessibility enhancements that includes bolded textual content; a high-contrast structure; helpful tutorials explaining the app’s options; the choice to entry AMI-tv programming for English, AMI-télé for French, or each; and, most vital to AMI’s core viewers, Built-in Described Video constructed into each program. Finish customers can watch AMI unique content material on the go in addition to obtain their favorite AMI packages offline for later viewing.
About Accessible Media Inc.
AMI is a not-for-profit media firm that entertains, informs and empowers Canadians who’re blind or partially sighted. Working three broadcast companies, AMI-tv and AMI-audio in English and AMI-télé in French, AMI’s imaginative and prescient is to determine and assist a voice for Canadians with disabilities, representing their pursuits, considerations and values by means of accessible media, reflection, and portrayal. To study extra go to AMI.ca and AMItele.ca.
SOURCE Accessible Media Inc. (AMI)
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