Here’s a fun exercise involving testing for accessibility on a mobile app. Increase your device’s text size setting and see if it works on an app. In addition to the text size itself, the interface must also remain readable and usable.
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Thankfully, it seems the importance of Progressive Enhancement is resurfacing due to the “Internet of Things” and the importance of supporting older and lower-end devices (especially for developing countries where…
Working in the digital accessibility field is extremely challenging. From battling designers, to teaching HTML to developers (yes, you read that right), to screen reader training for QA, the work is always ongoing. And it’s often frustrating and mentally exhausting.
The iWa— errr — the Apple Watch has recently been launched and sounds really cool. There has been much discussion about the accessibility, so here’s a great list of related articles, reviews, etc. Also, thanks to @PaulJAdam for tweeting about the iWatch!