Here are some examples of how my life has been simplified through the use of accessible web sites and IOS apps usable by folks needing a screen reader: I can wake up to my phone's alarm and check the weather.This task previously required a specialized Braille or talking watch and/or lock and use of radio or television for weather information. I can pick out clothes… Continue Reading My Life Simplified via Accessible Web and Apps!
Japanese gamer Osamu Ichikawa was flown out to Las Vegas to attend the EVO Championship Series in Las Vegas for his first time. The EVO Championship Series is the largest fighting game tournament in the world. There is an interview with Ichikawa and feature article on Kotaku. To receive other stories of how accessibility is making a difference, sign up for Deque News today.
Today we are featuring an interview with AbleGamers Editor-in-Chief, Steve Spohn. The AbleGamers Accessibility Arcade is being showcased this weekend at the Chicago Abilities Expo. You can read more about the event and AbleGamers here. When was the AbleGamer Foundation established and why? AbleGamers was founded in 2004 by Mark Barlet and Stephanie Walker. Stephanie and Mark had been playing EverQuest 2 every Friday for a… Continue Reading Interview with Steve Spohn from the AbleGamers Foundation