This free app provides a basic introduction to VoiceOver and the gestures used throughout iOS. Persons new to VoiceOver and IOS are guided through the tutorial with a pleasant mix of facts and entertainment. Once the app is started with VoiceOver running, the text and elementary games provide a practice of the basic gestures used with VoiceOver and iOS. As each new gesture is introduced, it is accompanied by an interactive practice screen. The core basics are covered:
- tap, double-tap, and split-tap gestures
- flick right and flick left
- the rotor gesture
- the up and down flick
A VoiceOver Basketball, and a VoiceOver Safe game provide opportunities to practice these core gestures. An explanation of the use each gesture has in iOS is provided, along with a summary of all the gestures introduced in this tutorial.
This app may be used independently by anyone new to VoiceOver and iOS.