We’ve been asked a lot of questions since the announcement that TPG has joined VFO. Our friends and colleagues across the industry want to know what the news means for TPG, and the short answer is that it’s “business as usual”.
I finally managed to get to MinneWebCon after 10 years (this was its tenth anniversary), and I did it as a speaker. I presented “Selfish Accessibility” to a completely full room with some folks standing (yay!). While I could not stick around for the workshops on day two, the first day was great. The speakers […]
NASHUA, N.H. and ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – May 1, 2017 / FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE VFO™, the world’s leading assistive technology provider for the visually impaired and home of the Freedom Scientific®, Optelec and Ai Squared brands, today announced it has acquired The Paciello Group (TPG), a marquee software accessibility firm providing website and application compliance […]
I just recently got back from the American Copy Editors Society’s yearly conference, which was held in St. Petersburg, Florida. (ACES 2018 will be in Chicago, which I’m looking forward to—although the cold might faze me.) Much like accessibility, copy editing is an ongoing learning process for most of us, and this year’s ACES conference […]
Back in 2012 I did some testing of ARIA alert support across browsers, screen readers and operating systems. The results were not encouraging. Fast forward to yesterday, while in a discussion with my TPG colleague Jonny ‘Bonny’ James I had cause to revisit the alert tests and consequently retested alert support using some of the […]