The Government of Canada is committed to reducing barriers to accessibility
and ensuring that everyone has equal access and opportunity, through programs such as the Enabling Accessibility
While this doesn't seem to be applicable to every place in the Philippines just yet, contributing information can help increase accessibility
among persons with disability (PWDs) and others who require wheelchairs for mobility.
Next, district leaders should conduct a thorough accessibility
audit to identify any non-compliant digital materials by using the WCAG 2.
At the same time, Blackboard is helping educators address the accessibility
challenges they face integrating technology into the classroom and teaching students of all learning styles and abilities.
Our conversation with Thomas Westin, of Stockholm University's Department of Computer and Systems Sciences (DSV) and GA-SIG's co-chair, provided fresh perspectives and information on game accessibility
that, we are sure, many of our readers who are gaming enthusiasts will want to know more about.
Our experience has shown the use of assistive technology (AT) testers who are visually impaired provides the most complete and accurate test of a document's accessibility
," says Shelby Tudor, Accessibility
Services Program Manager for VASTEC.
Awareness Month was developed by the COD to create awareness and education surrounding the importance of accessibility
for the disabled, whether physically seen or unseen, such as hearing, emotional and other less noticeable illnesses or conditions.
The settlement opens the gates for Web accessibility
claims, and banks such as Wells Fargo, Fleet Bank, Sovereign Bank and First Union, among others, joined the list.
AudioEye Inc (OTC: AEYE) has formed a strategic partnership with the Bureau of Internet Accessibility
to provide publishers with validation and remediation services to promote fully accessible web environments according to best practices, thereby assuring compliance with the Communications and Video Accessibility
Act (CVAA) and Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973.
The notion of accessibility
was profoundly important to John as he watched text-based IT evolving to include multimedia and scripted interfaces--an evolution he thoroughly embraced.
of Exeter, UK) explores the accessibility
of e-learning for disabled students in higher education.
The Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations' (OBO) Barrier-Free Accessibility
Program has launched a SharePoint website that provides up-to-date information on the Department's barrier-free accessibility
regulations, requirements and procedures.
Proper implementation is key, however, because technology can also create barriers to service, especially for library users who have special accessibility
The time is now for web accessibility
in higher education.
The National Park Service (NPS) recently presented the 2010 National Accessibility