I use an iPhone and these are some of my favorite iPhone Apps.
Voice Dream Suite
Voice Dream Reader allows me to import documents from drop box, Instapaper, iBooks, pdfs, Bookshare, the web and more.
I can change the font size, color and background color and have it read to me using high quality voices.
Voice Dream Writer is extremely helpful to me with my writing.
I can adjust the font and background colors, change the voices.
It reads to me and tells me when I have too many spaces, lines, misspelled words and so much more.
KNFB Reader gives you easy access to print and files, anytime, anywhere.
The easy-to-use KNFB Reader app converts any text to speech or Braille instantly and accurately.
Its text-to-speech and text-highlighting tools make it valuable for blind, low-vision, dyslexic, and other print-disabled users.
How does it work?
Simply take a photo of any text, from PDFs to packages to books.
Listen to the text read aloud or turn it into Braille.
Save or share your documents.
KNFB Reader can help you save time, work more productively, and live more independently.
This is an amazing and affordable OCR software you can use with your phone or tablet.
It converts printed text to speech.
It will read mail, printed documents, menus, newspapers, anything printed.
Sam does a great job of demonstrating it in this video.
Siri and Goggle
I use Siri all the time. She is incredibly helpful at setting appointments, reminders, texting and searching the web.
Sam did a great video explaining five important commands for Siri and Goggle that really helped me.
Just Press Record
Tap to record. Tap to pause.
When you are done it will transcribe your recording into a text document you can export to text, email and document software.