Starting today, C Spire TV subscribers will begin receiving an app update that includes some great new accessibility features that provides a way for you navigate the app, its menus and program guide using your voice.
Enable Voice Control
C Spire TV now supports voice control across a range of streaming media devices including Amazon Fire TV, Android TV, and Apple TV.
Amazon Fire TV – VoiceView
VoiceView is a screen reader for Amazon Fire TV devices. It speaks on-screen text out loud as you navigate menu options and settings on your Amazon Fire TV. You can also use VoiceView to help you set up your device.
Enable VoiceView on Amazon Fire TV.
Android TV – TalkBack
TalkBack is the Android OS screen reader feature that allows users to have the operating system provide voice feedback and take voice commands for screen navigation.
Enable TalkBack on Android TV.
Apple TV – VoiceOver
VoiceOver is a screen reader feature that makes it easier for those who have impaired vision to use Apple TV.
Enable VoiceOver on Apple TV.
These new features are based upon the FCC’s 21st Century Communications and Video Accessibility Act (CVAA) that ensures a number of protections for people with disabilities.
Learn more and sign up for C Spire TV at: https://www.cspire.com/cms/home-services/packages/cspiretv/