Section 508 Refresh (Part 1)

Posted on Thursday, 19 January 2017 by Matt Feldman
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Over 8 years ago the US Access Board received a final report from an advisory committee focused on refreshing the accessibility requirements for Information and Communication Technology (ICT). This was commonly referred to as the “Section 508 Refresh”. Today we can finally call this important milestone complete and look forward to process and innovation in […]

New Workshop on People First Design

Posted on Monday, 16 January 2017 by Sarah Horton

As accessibility consultants we regularly encounter ways that technology prevents people with disabilities from participating successfully, in employment, education, and in everyday life. We are delivering a new workshop on what we call “People First Design,” exploring practical ways to improve digital product and services by focusing UX efforts on people with disabilities.

TPG at W3C in 2016

Posted on Friday, 23 December 2016 by Steve Faulkner

The TPG partners Mike, Debs and Charlie have always placed an emphasis on developing and sharing knowledge on how to make the web more accessible for users. A major aspect of this is our continuing contributions to Web Standards at the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C). Here is some of the work we have been […]

TPG elsewhere in 2016

Posted on Thursday, 22 December 2016 by Léonie Watson

Many of us at TPG write and speak about things related to the web. This post collects together some of the articles, talks, books and meetups we’ve shared over the past 12 months.