W4A 2015: Improving Accessibility of the Web, Mobiles and Wearables!

Posted on Monday, 13 October 2014 by Mike Paciello

Hot off the press, the complete lowdown on the 2015 Web for All (W4A) conference. Hope you can attend. I am psyched about going to Florence!! TPG will again sponsor the Accessibility Challenge. The information that follows came directly to me from Yevgen Borodin, one of the conference organizers: We encourage you to submit your […]

Rough Guide: browsers, operating systems and screen reader support – Updated

Practical screen reader support by browser and OS When testing aspects of support for new HTML5, WAI-ARIA features and HTML features in general, I often test browsers that do not have practical support for screen readers on a particular operating system. I find they have support for feature X, but lack support for feature Y […]

Notes on fixing incorrect table structure using ARIA

Posted on Tuesday, 7 October 2014 by Steve Faulkner

Notes: Use with caution for static table fixes: The role=grid and gridcell don’t map to the static HTML table and td elements. From the ARIA 1.0 specification: A grid is an interactive control [like a spreadsheet (for example)] A grid is considered editable unless otherwise specified. To make a grid read-only, set the aria-readonly attribute […]

We are incredibly proud of how easy the site (New Meadowlands Stadium) is to use for people with disabilities and couldn’t achieve it without your help.

Milan Bilac, Lead Designer, Channel1 Media