World Academic Union
In this era of globalization, adoption of technology is quite difficult for people with physical disabilities compared to people with normal abilities. The advancement in mobile based accessible applications has opened up several different avenues for the visually challenged across the globe. Smartphone's applications are not very common for blind people, but they access and use these applications in their daily lives to some extent. Several Smartphone applications have a number of usability issues for the visually impaired. In this paper, the authors evaluate the usability of various android and iPhone applications for blind people through analysis and surveys.