Technology News


Warning: Invalid argument supplied for foreach() in /home/tifacdp/public_html/dda_demo/modules/mod_jw_srfr/helper.php on line 42

Warning: Invalid argument supplied for foreach() in /home/tifacdp/public_html/dda_demo/modules/mod_jw_srfr/helper.php on line 42
  • Interactive Accessibility at CSUN 2018

    The Interactive Accessibility Site Feed Feb 9, 2018 | 14:51 pm

    By Kimberly ClineThe 33rd CSUN Assistive Technology Conference is an inclusive setting for researchers, practitioners, speakers, exhibitors, end users, and other participants to share a wide-range of knowledge in the field of assistive technology.CSUN is a forum that showcases cutting-edge technology and practical solutions that can be utilized to remove the barriers that preclude the full participation of persons with disabilities in workplace, educational and social settings. Author: Mark Miller | Tags: Conferences, Industry News

    Read more...
  • IAP 2018-E1: Aira: Hands-free Assistance for People with Vision Loss

    The Interactive Accessibility Site Feed Jan 31, 2018 | 16:04 pm

    IAP 2018-E1: Aira: Hands-free Assistance for People with Vision Loss IAP 2018-E1: Aira: Hands-free Assistance for People with Vision LossIn this episode: Jeremy and Mark talk about the Aira service that uses wearable glasses technology and remote assistance to help people with vision disabilities with, well, almost anything.The Interactive Accessibility Podcast (IAP) is an entertaining approach to accessibility. We enjoy sharing our discussions on accessibility and how it relates to technology, real-life issues, information, businesses, and people with disabilities. Author: Mark Miller | Tags: Blind, IAP Podcasts, People with Disabilities

    Read more...
  • Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.1 Published as a Candidate Recommendation

    The Interactive Accessibility Site Feed Jan 30, 2018 | 15:48 pm

    The Accessibility Guidelines Working Group has published Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.1 as a Candidate Recommendation. Author: Mark Miller | Tags:

    Read more...
  • The Right Information at the Right Time, But How?

    The Interactive Accessibility Site Feed Jan 26, 2018 | 13:55 pm

    The Right Information at the Right Time, But How? By Kurt Bunge Author: Mark Miller | Tags: Accessibility Training, How to Guides

    Read more...
  • What's in a Name?

    The Interactive Accessibility Site Feed Dec 28, 2017 | 21:44 pm

    by Glen Walker, Author: Mark Miller | Tags: Accessibility Guidelines, Benefits of Accessibility, How to Guides, HTML, WCAG 2.0, Web Design, Web Standards

    Read more...
  • DOJ Officially Withdraws Regulations Related to Website Accessibly

    The Interactive Accessibility Site Feed Dec 28, 2017 | 15:28 pm

    The Department of Justice (DOJ) announced on December 26, 2017, that it has officially withdrawn its two Advanced Notices of Proposed Rulemaking (ANPRM) related to website accessibility: one under Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) applicable to state and local governments and one under Title III applicable to private businesses open to the public. Author: Mark Miller | Tags: Accessibility Guidelines, Industry News, Lawsuits & Settlement Agreements, Web Standards

    Read more...
  • WCAG 2.1 Draft Published

    The Interactive Accessibility Site Feed Dec 12, 2017 | 19:10 pm

    A draft of WCAG 2.1 that includes content through the latest CfCs accepted this week has been published. WCAG 2.1 adds new success criteria to expand coverage users of mobile devices, people with cognitive or learning disabilities, and people with low vision. Most success criteria are complete, but some are still under discussion. Author: Mark Miller | Tags: Accessibility Guidelines, WCAG 2.0

    Read more...
  • What's New in NVDA

    The Interactive Accessibility Site Feed Dec 12, 2017 | 18:15 pm

    The popular free screen reader, NVDA (NonVisual Desktop Access), has released version 2017.4, which includes many fixes and enhancements to web support. This includes browse mode for web dialogs by default, better reporting of field group labels in browse mode, support for new Windows 10 technologies such as Windows Defender Application Guard and Windows 10 on ARM64, and automatic reporting of screen orientation and battery status. Please note that this version of NVDA no longer supports Windows XP or Windows Vista. Author: Mark Miller | Tags: Assistive Technology, Blind, Industry News, Low Vision, Screen Readers

    Read more...