The next Inclusive Design 24 (#ID24) event will be held on 9 June 2017 (starting at 12 midnight GMT) – and our call for presentations is now open! Now in it’s fourth year, #ID24 is a free 24-hour online community event on accessibility, sponsored by The Paciello Group. #ID24 has always covered a wide range […]
The 32nd CSUN Assistive Technology Conference will be in San Diego (February 27 to March 3). Here’s a round-up of the talks being given by the TPG team and friends – come and say hello!
There’s a lot of help online about making Portable Document Format (PDF) accessible. Even with all the advice out there, I still encounter people who find it difficult to make their documents friendly to people with disabilities. It seems a lot of people have a hard time translating what’s in a tutorial to the PDF […]
The largely visual nature of the web means that we tend to focus on supporting people who are blind or partially sighted. But deaf and hard of hearing people are often overlooked. I spoke with Ruth MacMullen, who is an academic librarian and copyright specialist from York in the UK, about her experience of being […]
“Necessity is the mother of invention” We have changed our Quality Assurance (QA) methods recently at TPG and now require a screen reader friendly method to find spelling errors in HTML content displayed in the browser. I first looked at extensions for Firefox and Chrome and found them wanting. Then looked at bookmarklets as these […]