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Description

Fovea allows you to simulate colour blindness in both a Built-in browser, and an image viewer. Along with a WCAG 2.0 colour test system, you have all the tools you need to ensure that your site, design or content is accessible to people with colour deficiencies.

What's New

Version 2.0.1

• Fixed issue with transport security restricting access to http:// websites in browser.

Ratings and Reviews

This app has promise, but it has a few kinks

HandCoding

I like the direction the app is going, and I think it has promise. But it also has some quirks.

Pros:
✓ The color-contrast-ratio math is in good shape. I entered some sample colors and then double-checked the results against The Paciello Group’s Colour Contrast Analyser—and they matched.
✓ It’s also pretty convenient to have the various color-blindness simulations right there in the color-contrast-checker window.

Cons:
✗ The app also has a built-in browser so that you can apply color-blindness simulations directly onto web pages. But for whatever reason, it refuses to load any page with an “http” URL—it only seems to work with “https” URLs. (I’m running the app on El Capitan—I’m not sure if that makes any difference.)
✗ The color-contrast window has an unnamed slider that took me forever to figure out what it was. (I ended up activating VoiceOver to infer the name of it—turns out it’s an “intensity” slider.) For people who don’t always read the manual (like me), it could’ve been handy if there were a little text label or something next to it. (Also, I couldn’t find anything in the app’s built-in help about what the intensity slider does or why you might want to mess with it.)

Information

Seller
Aggmedia Pty Ltd
Size
1.4 MB
Compatibility
Languages
English
Age Rating
You must be at least 17 years old to download this app.
Unrestricted Web Access
Copyright
© 2015 Aggmedia Pty Ltd
Price
$6.99

Supports

  • Family Sharing

    With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.

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