as big as Apple is on privacy I don’t think I would worry about this too much.
As for as I know they are the only company that will deny the government to
unlock a phone or have a backdoor to their OS to snoop around on
main@TechTalk.groups.io [mailto:main@TechTalk.groups.io] On Behalf Of
Sent: Thursday, June 16, 2016 7:46 PM
Subject: Re: [TechTalk] IPhone
People may or may not
care but it's my understanding that if you use dictate, your speech is sent to
somewhere where Apple uses a speech recognition program to recognize it and
transform it to text.
I haven't looked into
this enough to know whether serious privacy concerns exist.
I find it disturbing,
however, that this question hasn't been brought up yet
in this discussion.
Sent: Thursday, June 16,
2016 4:23 PM
Subject: Re: [TechTalk]
didn't want to be mean,
but, imagining dictating details of contacts, just remind me of having to edit.
Guys, trust me, becoming the besq friend of the keyboard, will pay off. You
could also try braille screen input, rather than third party apps. Bluetooth
keyboard, the options are almost limitless.,
Sent from my iPhone
> On 16 Jun 2016, at 7:24 pm, Jeremy <jeremy.richards7@...>
> You will likely lose your mind with aggravation if you
are planning on entering contacts using the default onscreen touch keyboard. I'm
sure there are some out there who have the patience for such a procedure, but if
productivity is your goal, you're better off using MBraille or an external
keyboard for entering contacts. Personally, I simply sync contacts into my
iPhone using iTunes and Outlook.
> From: main@TechTalk.groups.io [mailto:main@TechTalk.groups.io] On
Behalf Of Ron Canazzi
> Sent: Thursday, June 16, 2016 11:07 AM
Subject: [TechTalk] IPhone Inquiry
> Hi Group,
> Well, I am taking the plunge and getting training in use of the
> So far it's going reasonably well. I'm learning basic
navigation and how to work using voice commands with Siri.
> I have one question. Has anyone figured out how to enter contacts
> yhour e-mail client or phone numbers into your contacts list in an
> easier method than the problematic keyboard that appears when you get
> past the add contact icon?
> The person
instructing is not an absolute expert in instruction in use
> of the
IPhone for the visually impaired, and she does not have the
software updates. Maybe there's an AP that helps with this?
> If I am able to figure out a relatively easy way of adding
> well as favorites for browsing, I will probably be a decent
user of the
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