Some new surveys of how people with disabilities use the web have just been launched by WebAim: In the spirit of our popular screen reader user surveys, WebAIM has launched two new surveys a Survey of Users with Low Vision and a Survey of Users with Motor Disabilities. We invite all individuals with these disabilities… Continue Reading WebAIM Low Vision and Motor Disability Surveys
I’m making some well overdue changes to the blog so please excuse any oddities while this is happening (contrast, visible focus are all in flux for example). One thing I’m particularly interested in is what any screen reader users out there think of the use of multiple H1’s in line with the HTML5 heading outline algorithm … Continue Reading Facelift
If you have a disability, are a mobile user and have 5 minutes to spare please take a moment to fill out this online survey on mobile accessibility hosted on the The Paciello Group (TPG) site. The data gathered will be a useful insight into mobile usage and help us inform mobile accessibility strategy and development.… Continue Reading Mobile Accessibility Survey
I’m super happy to have been give two slots at CSUN kindly sponsored by BBC.
I published my first tutorial in .Net Magazine this week: Making Android apps voice output accessible. Android accessibility get’s less press than iOS accessibility so it’s nice to see it get an airing alongside the lovely Leonie Watson’s tutorial on making your iOS app accessible with VoiceOver. Big thank you to .Net.
iOS6 introduces some new accessibility techniques to help make your apps more accessible. In doing so Apple have also addressed a bug of mine which makes me happy. So without further ado here’s a super-quick overview.