Accessibility in Business Blog

The latest news and trends in accessibility policy, programs, law, and business practices.

Major New Features in JAWS Inspect

Posted on Friday, 10 August 2018 by Charlie Pike

The new release of JAWS Inspect adds some significant new tools to help different users with a wide range of testing scenarios. Say-All For those familiar with the Say All feature in JAWS, this new report essentially runs the Say All command on a web page and gives you back an easy-to-use, linear text version […]

Matt Ater to Present to Students at Robotics and Cyber Academy

Posted on Wednesday, 27 June 2018 by TPG team

On June 29, Matt Ater, General Manager of TPG, will speak to visually impaired students participating in the Robotics and Cyber Academy sponsored by Virginia Department for the Blind and Vision Impaired (DBVI). Matt will be discussing his experience as a visually impaired person in the workforce and giving advice for navigating the working world. […]

TPG Acquires Accessibility Consultancy Interactive Accessibility

Posted on Wednesday, 20 June 2018 by TPG team

We are pleased to announce our strategic acquisition of Interactive Accessibility (IA), an internationally recognized consulting firm specializing in digital accessibility. As a combined force, our two organizations will revolutionize the accessibility of the digital realm for users with disabilities. “Interactive Accessibility expands the capabilities and expertise of TPG. With our combined strength our enterprise […]

TPG Director of Developer Communications Re-elected to W3C Advisory Board

Posted on Tuesday, 5 June 2018 by TPG team

Congratulations to Léonie Watson, Director of Developer Communications, on her re-election to the W3C Advisory Board! The Advisory Board is a small group of nine people that advises the W3C Director (Tim Berners Lee), CEO (Jeff Jaffee), and the W3C at large, on matters of governance, strategy, and policy. Léonie serves among members from Microsoft, […]

Celebrate Global Accessibility Awareness Day with TPG

Posted on Wednesday, 25 April 2018 by TPG team

Join TPG in Washington, D.C. for our celebration of Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD) on Thursday, May 17. Registration for the event is now closed, but you’ll be able to watch it live on YouTube. The URLs for live streaming are coming soon! Time: 10am-4pm Location: National Union Building, on 918 F Street NW, Washington, […]

Webinar, April 25: User Research with People with Disabilities

Posted on Tuesday, 10 April 2018 by TPG team

Date Wednesday, April 25, 2018 Time 12pm – 1pm ET Registration for this webinar has ended, but you can download the slides. How do you move from technical accessibility compliance to creating engaging, effective digital experiences for people with disabilities? One very successful way is to involve people with disabilities in User Experience (UX) activities […]