Yay Factor: Accessibility 2.0, MetroShips, Coverville and the solar eclipse

Accessibility 2.0 – yes, it’s back and I’ll be talking about accessibility beyond the desktop together with Veronika Jermolina (AbilityNet) and Damon Rose (BBC Ouch). MetroShip – my boyfriend and I are seriously contemplating buying a barge and converting it into a houseboat by putting shipping containers on it. Metroship, while not built of shipping… Continue Reading Yay Factor: Accessibility 2.0, MetroShips, Coverville and the solar eclipse

Does one site fit all?

Just a quick post to share my slides from the Mobile Access – Device-independent or Accessible? panel at the European Accessibility Forum today in Frankfurt. Short and sweet as it was only a five minute presentation. I’d normally go via Slideshare and get a transcript together but it just doesn’t want to play today. I’ll… Continue Reading Does one site fit all?

Quirky corners of disability – SXSW 2009, we need your vote!

Bored with accessibility? Over AJAX, ARIA? Can’t face yet another Jaws demo for dummies? Struggling to find a challenge in checklists… This year myself, Lisa Herrod (Scenariogirl) and Glenda Sims (Goodwitch) are hoping to present a panel on Aging, Cognition & Deafness: The Quirky Corners of Web Accessibility at SXSWi 2009 and we really need… Continue Reading Quirky corners of disability – SXSW 2009, we need your vote!