Back in 2010 I filed a bug on Internet Explorer about its lack of support for exposing the calculated values of aria-labelledby and aria-describedby in the MSAA accessibility API. After some back and forth a partial fix was implemented.
Blog posts in the Web Accessibility category
Cedric Trevisan and I have been cooking up a simple custom element, web component (using polymer) that provides a flexible disclosure control with accessibility baked in. It’s still in progress (Cedric will follow up with a detailed post on how he got it to work!) but here’s a sneak peak: disclosure-button – specification doc. disclosure-button […]
It is no longer a WCAG 2.0 conformance failure to have an <img> without an alt attribute, as long as the img element has an accessible name provided using another method such as aria-label. It is still a conformance error in HTML to have an <img> without an alt attribute (unless the img has a […]