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Microsoft has officially unveiled the Microsoft Adaptive Accessories for creating customizable inputs for those with disabilities.
Google has announced Google Pixel phones have a new update that adds live captions and text-to-speech accessibility for audio calls.
Twitter has rolled out exposed alternative text for a small percentage of users to improve accessibility ahead of a possible global launch.
The design of the PlayStation VR 2 headset has been detailed and some of the adjustable features could be good for accessibility.
Niantic announced that its AR mobile title, Ingress will introduce Audio AR through the new Sony LinkBuds device later this year.
Twitter has announced that auto-captions are now available for all videos that are uploaded to the social media platform.
Discord has introduced the option to add alt text to uploaded media in its latest update, as well as uploading 10 files on desktop versions.
Facebook and Oculus have detailed how they plan to focus on accessibility and VR following the rebranding announcement of Meta.
After being previously locked to paid accounts, the Zoom auto-generated captions feature is now available for all free meeting accounts.
Tobii and Pimax announced that a new partnership will ensure Tobii eye-tracking is a standard feature in Pimax VR headsets going forward.
Apple Music Voice has been announced and will offer users a cheaper Apple Music plan providing they only use their voice with Siri.
The new PS5 Game Trials feature is a great feature for disabled players, but the current timer system leaves them unable to fully try.
YouTube has announced that it is going to start rolling out accessibility features such as multi-audio tracks and other captioning tools.
Audio Radar is an upcoming accessibility tool that converts 7.1 surround sound into directional LED light patterns attached to a display.
Discord has introduced 2 new accessibility improvements to the platform in its latest update, allowing users to adjust a few elements.
The latest Nintendo Switch firmware update that introduces Bluetooth audio appears to not work with some Bluetooth-enabled hearing aids.