Newz Hook aims to provide simple and clear news that matters to everyone of us, but differently. NewzHook is the first news app that is accessible to blind & visually impaired users, deaf users and senior citizens.
Newz Hook aim to include:
- You and me who don't have time to read a full newspaper
- Our grandparents who find it difficult to read small print
- Young adults who don't want 400 words but yet want to know what's happening in the world
- Blind and Visually impaired who use a screen reader
- People who are Deaf or hearing impaired for whom Indian Sign Language (ISL) is their language
In short, Newz Hook is an accessible mobile app to all of us!
We cover news under 6 different categories:
- Science & Technology
- Sports & Health
- Get Hooked
Come and Get Hooked to News!
Why Newz Hook
- Don't have time, just want a summary of the key happening in the world. We write simple and easy to understand news! Come and read Newz Hook!
- Get accessible news how you like it! You and I can read the news, Blind & Visually impaired can listen to news with Talkback screen reader and hard of hearing or deaf people can see a Indian Sign Language (ISL) video. Newz Hook can also be viewed in high contrast or different text sizes.
Features of Newz Hook
- Simple Language
- Short & Summarized News
- Accessible to blind & visually impaired users using TalkBack screen reader
- Sign Language (ISL) Videos provided
- Font Size & High Contrast Views
So now it doesn't matter if you are blind or visually impaired, hard of hearing or deaf, enjoy news with Newz Hook.