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Assistive Technology: Not What You’d Expect

Shortly after Simply Accessible became part of the Level Access team*, Kara Van Roekel and I were working with a customer on one of our favorite.

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Computer and Mobile Phone Access for People with Mobility Disabilities

Users with mobility disabilities access computers and mobile phones in an array of ways. These users include people who use wheelchairs, people with limited manual.

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Indicating Link Purpose with ARIA

An Analysis on Different Screen Reader Behaviors Authors must avoid using the same text for links that retrieve different resources. Users without disabilities may be.

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Considerations for Testing with Speech Recognition Software such as Dragon NaturallySpeaking

SSB recommends testing with multiple types of assistive technology (AT) whenever possible. The focus of AT testing is not to verify technical compliance but to.

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Dragon 13 ARIA Support is Here!

Dragon Naturally Speaking 13 (both premium and professional versions) was released recently and adds support for the Accessible Rich Internet Application (ARIA) specification. Dragon is.

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Web Accessibility 101 Video Series: Dragon NaturallySpeaking Demo

In this week’s featured video in our Web Accessibility 101 Series – Senior Accessibility Consultant Thomas Logan demonstrates Dragon NaturallySpeaking speech recognition software, using it to perform basic tasks including completing.

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The Importance of Keyboard Accessibility & Why ARIA Widgets Don’t Work as Expected in Voice Navigation Software

There is currently a lot of confusion regarding ARIA control types like Listboxes, Tabs, and Menus that do not work as expected in voice navigation.

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Remarks on Internet Explorer 9 Accessibility and Compatibility with Assistive Technology

The release of Internet Explorer 9 has brought about new accessibility challenges which have, as a result, necessitated many assistive technology manufacturers to release new.

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