Marko Vouriheimo, known on the stage as SignMark, signs while his MC rhymes. "Since 2006, he has performed in 35 countries and even finished second on a Finnish show similar to American Idol. He has been an inspiration to the deaf community, but he wants to open everyone's eyes." Note: unfortunately, the video is not captioned, but you can read the article here. … Continue Reading Meet SignMark: the deaf rapper
Connecting labels to inputs is easy! But what about required fields, error messages, and keyboard focus? In this three part blog series we'll learn to make accessible forms with HTML5, WAI-ARIA, and jQuery Validation. Our strategy will be to first try validation with HTML5 in the latest browsers that support these form attributes, then we will use WAI-ARIA which works with the latest screen readers, and… Continue Reading Accessible Client-side Form Validation with HTML5
Every week we come across interesting articles related to the disability and accessibility world. They can be informative, funny, interesting, and even sad. Here are a few links that fit into these categories. Coming soon! Sony Entertainment and Regal Entertainment Group have partnered to develop "Access Glasses." They will be available in some Regal theaters later this month, and will caption and subtitle both 2D… Continue Reading Accessibility Around the Web
TommyEdisonXP, also known as The Blind Film Critic, illustrates some of the ways he uses his iPhone 4S. Watch as he tweets, checks out YouTube, and uses the Siri app with humorous results. If you'd like to lean more about Deque and the services we offer, please contact us.
Are you an accessibility consultant looking to build your networks within the accessibility community and expand your professional knowledge of the industry? For over 10 years, Deque has been a part of the community of accessibility professionals who work with organizations to ensure their electronic resources and content are accessible to all users. As the field of accessibility grows in size and stature, there is… Continue Reading Deque Introduces the Accessibility Consultant Engagement Program
Take a look at this inspirational video of Italo Romano, a legless skateboarder, who made it to the semi-finals of the Tampa Pro skateboarding competition. [contentblock id=4 img=code.png]onyNEu_XQK8[contentblock id=5 img=gcb.png]