Deque to launch WorldSpace for Xcode Plugin at M-Enabling Conference in Arlington, VA

M-Enabling Summit 2014

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

ABA Regulatory Compliance Conference Power Breakfast

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If you're planning to head out to the American Banker's Association Regulatory Compliance Conference in Chicago this weekend, make sure you plan to attend our Power Breakfast session on June 11th. Our session, titled "Digital and Mobile Accessibility: Is Your Bank Prepared?", will be presented by Deque CEO Preety Kumar and Kristina Launey, Partner at Seyfarth Shaw. The presentation will cover everything you need to know… Continue Reading ABA Regulatory Compliance Conference Power Breakfast

Breaking News: Bank of America Settlement Announced

Bank of America announced today that they have entered into a structured settlement to make its mobile and security applications accessible and ADA compliant. From the press release: As part of its long-standing commitment to customers with visual impairments, Bank of America announced today that it is enhancing the accessibility of its award-winning Online and Mobile Banking security features. Bank of America's security features allow customers… Continue Reading Breaking News: Bank of America Settlement Announced

Web Accessibility Software – Get It Right the First Time

Denis Boudreau

Many organizations who are starting their web accessibility journey will often contact us and ask us for demos and quotes of our industry leading enterprise scan tool - WorldSpace Sync. The pervasive thinking seems to be, "if we just buy a tool, we can figure out the rest."I liken that strategy to someone knowing they need to perform surgery and thinking if they just purchase… Continue Reading Web Accessibility Software – Get It Right the First Time

From the Guardian: ‘Are banks failing disabled people online?’

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The Guardian recently published an article about how many financial institutions have yet to make their websites and web content accessible to users with disabilities.  The Guardian conducted their own survey of eleven banking sites and found Barclays to be the worst offender in their survey.  The article also includes a brief run-down of challenges and best practices. Read the whole article here: Guardian.co.uk -… Continue Reading From the Guardian: ‘Are banks failing disabled people online?’