Bill Makes Mobile Phones, Internet-based Services, and Online Videos Accessible to Persons with Disabilities

In October, Congress passed a bill that will make the mobile phones and the Web more accessible to Americans with disabilities. Specifically, the 21st Century Communications & Video Accessibility Act does a few things for persons with disabilities (PWB)--it will let them choose from a broader selection of mobile and smart phones that provide fully accessible email, web browsers, and text messaging, it will make… Continue Reading Bill Makes Mobile Phones, Internet-based Services, and Online Videos Accessible to Persons with Disabilities

Deque Systems, a Microsoft Gold Certified Development Partner, Releases a First-Of-Its-Kind, Web Accessibility Solution for SharePoint

Deque Systems announced a breakthrough in web accessibility solutions by releasing a first-of-its-kind suite of add-ins, ribbon extensions, and Web Parts for Microsoft SharePoint 2010 tools that ensure Section 508 compliance. This makes Deque the first company to produce a suite of tools that enable SharePoint users to avoid producing the host of compliance problems they normally create during web development activities. Until now, SharePoint… Continue Reading Deque Systems, a Microsoft Gold Certified Development Partner, Releases a First-Of-Its-Kind, Web Accessibility Solution for SharePoint