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8 iPhone accessibility features for everyone, on Global Accessibility Awareness Day

By Rachel Kraus

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Accessibility is about equal access — for everybody.

Today, we’re reminded of this in part because of Global Accessibility Awareness Day. According to the World Bank, one billion people, or about 15 percent of the global population, experience a form of disability.

From voice commands to smart homes, technology presents an opportunity for people with disabilities to reduce accessibility barriers — as long as tech companies take the time to consider this population in the engineering process, from beginning to end.

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