You may have heard about a new security vulnerability, called "Shellshock Bash." News reports claim that this vulnerability is affecting every Linux, Unix and Mac computer on the Internet, and that a malicious attacker can take control of these machines. Are Your Deque Applications at Risk? Deque Systems does not believe this vulnerability will affect WorldSpace or Amaze in either our cloud instances or onsite.… Continue Reading Does the “Shellshock Bash” Vulnerability Affect WorldSpace and Amaze?
Deque Systems is proud to be an Accessibility Champion sponsor of the 2014 National Federation of the Blind Convention, held in Orlando Florida from July 1-6. This will be the 74th annual convention for NFB, which is the oldest and largest organization of blind and low-vision people in the United States. At the convention, Deque will be promoting and teaching NFB attendees about Fix the Web and… Continue Reading Deque Systems Sponsors National Federation for the Blind Convention
Data Tables Do Not Always Need Markup for Header Cells? In a recent thread my attention was drawn to a statement in the HTML5 specs that suggests some data tables may not need any markup for header cells after all. The line reads: "Observe the lack of headers, which are not necessary in such a table" with reference to the sample sudoku puzzle markup .… Continue Reading Data Tables Do Not Always Need Markup for Header Cells?
June 9, 2014 - Herndon, VA - Deque Systems is releasing a beta version of WorldSpace Xcode Plugin for the iOS application development community. This tool automatically analyzes source code to validate that all accessibility attributes have been specified correctly. It integrates into the Xcode development environment and displays Accessibility issues in the source code to aid in quick remediation. Developers can also learn about… Continue Reading Deque Systems Offers Free Beta of Worldspace Xcode Plugin
Deque Systems is a returning sponsor of the M-Enabling conference to be held on June 9-10 in Arlington, VA. At the conference, Deque will announce a special beta program for our new mobile accessibility testing tool: WorldSpace for Xcode Plugin. Visit our exhibit booth to learn about and participate in this program. Continue Reading Deque to launch WorldSpace for Xcode Plugin at M-Enabling Conference in Arlington, VA
Have you registered for our 508 Compliance Seminar on June 4th? We are excited to announce two additional speakers to the expert panel. Government and industry experts will discuss the challenges of building a successful Section 508 program as well as some innovative approaches to executing that program. Held at the National Press Club in Washington DC, panelists will discuss the tools and expertise required… Continue Reading New Speakers Added to 508 Compliance Seminar