SSB Celebrates GAAD Coast to Coast!

On Thursday, May 15th SSB will celebrate Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD) – a community-driven effort with a goal of raising awareness and discussion on the topic of.

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Section 508 Refresh Timing – A brief update

Since I had a chance to write an associate today about updated 508 Refresh timing I thought I would share an update on the current.

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Section 508 Trusted Tester Certification

SSB is proud to announce that two team members, Chief Accessibility Officer Jonathan Avila and QA Engineer Michael Ohm, have received their Section 508 Trusted Tester.

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Is the Alt Attribute Dead?

In March 2014 the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) Working Group (WG) published several new ARIA techniques for WCAG 2 and updated several failure techniques..

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Web Accessibility 101 Video Series: Screen Reader Language Support

In this week’s featured video in our Web Accessibility 101 Series, Senior Accessibility Consultant Thomas Logan demonstrates the screen reader language support feature in JAWS and the.

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Controlling the Computer in the Air

The Leap Motion 3D controller is an emerging technology that may soon change how we interface with our computers. The Leap Motion controller allows users.

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FCC Recordkeeping Compliance Certification Deadline – April 21st

On March 14, 2014, the FCC released a Public Notice to remind service providers and equipment manufacturers to maintain records of their efforts to make.

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Web Accessibility 101 Video Series: Using MS Word with Dragon NaturallySpeaking

In our last post in the Web Accessibility 101 Series Senior Accessibility Consultant Thomas Logan demonstrated Dragon NaturallySpeaking (Dragon) speech recognition software.  In this week’s featured video Thomas demonstrates.

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Android Accessibility Properties and TalkBack

Introduction The Android operating system from Google includes several accessibility features to aid individuals with disabilities in the use of mobile phones and tablets powered.

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CVAA Sections 204 and 205 – Complying with Section 205

Last week’s post in our blog series on Sections 204 and 205 of the Twenty-First Century Communications and Video Accessibility Act (CVAA) gave an overview of Section 205..

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