The CSS display properties are powerful. You can change the visual display of elements to match your desired styling, but sometimes doing this can have an unintended effect of nuking the semantics of the elements, as conveyed to screen reading software, in the browser accessibility tree. Screen readers and other assistive tech, in general, do […]
Updated March 2, 2018 to clarify the genesis of Success Criteria included in this post. Updated July 28, to correct SC numbers and links. The Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.1 is in the final phase to become a W3C Recommendation and that means the web is about to begin accommodating the cognitive needs of […]
Symbols are cool. They add decoration and/or information to user interfaces. For screen reader users their inclusion can sometimes be annoying or confusing as the visual and aural user interface differ.
The 33rd CSUN Assistive Technology Conference will be in San Diego from March 20 to 23. Here’s a round-up of the talks given by members of the TPG team and friends. Come and say hello!
Just over a year ago, I wrote about TPG joining the W3C Web of Things (WoT) Interest and Working Groups, so I thought it was about time I provided an update on some of the activities the group is involved in, particularly now that I am now more actively involved after spending my first several […]