CCB Tech Articles, Donna’s Low Tech Tips, Apps Round Up, November 5, 2018

November 05 2018

Apps round up


Hi there!  It’s Donna and thank you for allowing me to come into your inbox.

Today, I’d like to introduce you to my apps round up.


  1. Dusk (iOS, Free)

Dusk is an all-new gaming experience, designed for the blind but playable by everyone.

Use your phone in ways you’ve never imagined and challenge yourself with a series of

mini-games that do not require the use of sight, or play with a friend to find out who’s

the best!

*          Each game uses a combination of movement sensors, vibration, sound and

other technologies for a totally immersive experience.

*          Full leaderboards and achievements support for singleplayer games.

*          Play your favorite games with a friend and another iPhone, thanks to the

multiplayer mode.

*          Fully compatible with VoiceOver.

*          Simple and minimalist high-contrast design to improve legibility.

(Please note that some games might not be available on older devices due to technical



Current Version: 1.0.1 (July 17, 2018)


Read Dusk’s AppleVis App Directory entry for more information

Visit Dusk’s App Store page



  1. WakeUp Alarm, Guaranteed (Simple SleepCycle Alarm

(iOS, Free)


WakeUp Alarm, Guaranteed. Get it? This alarm clock app guarantees that you’ll wake up

rested every morning, with many methods such as auto sleep cycle calculation & shake

to stop alarm.

*This app is created by my 13 year old son, Wern Jie.

What is this?

*          This is a Guaranteed WakeUp Alarm.

*          Its a gesture-based UI alarm app.

How do I use it with gestures?

*          Drag left or right to set alarm time.

*          Drag up to activate alarm.

*          Drag down to deactivate alarm.

*          Shake to stop alarm.


*          Easy to use… to the point where anyone can use it!

*          Calculates sleep cycle stages to wake you up at light sleep.

*          NO NEED to place the phone near the bed… It calculates the sleep cycles

through the mean average of most humans’ sleep cycle patterns.

*          Only wakes you up at just the right time so you feel refreshed.

*          Records estimate sleep into Health app.

*          Sleep music: plays your favourite music to fall asleep.

*          No Ads! 🙂 .

*          The most lightweight alarm app ever! (8 MB in size).

*          VoiceOver fully supported.

Current Version: 1.0.1 (April 25, 2017)


Read WakeUp Alarm, Guaranteed (Simple SleepCycle Alarm’s AppleVis App Directory entry for more


Visit WakeUp Alarm, Guaranteed (Simple SleepCycle Alarm’s App Store page


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