Highlights and Takeaways from our 2nd Annual aXe Hackathon

aXe: the accessibility engine logo

The aXe Hackathon is one of our most highly-anticipated events at CSUN. In this post, accessibility evangelist and senior front-end engineer Marcy Sutton recaps the highlights of the Hackathon, including the projects undertaken and key takeaways from the event. We can't wait for the 2018 aXe Hackathon! Continue Reading Highlights and Takeaways from our 2nd Annual aXe Hackathon

Stump, Sing, & Hack with Deque at CSUN!

Deque accessible karaoke event, with contestants and sign language interpreters

We're giving you several more reasons to get excited about CSUN this year, with our one-of-a-kind events: Stump our experts (& win prizes!) with your toughest web accessibility issues, sing your heart out at Accessible Karaoke during the Deque Party, and learn how to do accessibility testing on open-source component libraries with our experts at the aXe Hackathon. Read on to find out more details, and get ready for some serious fun at CSUN! Continue Reading Stump, Sing, & Hack with Deque at CSUN!

Web Accessibility in Action at the 2017 aXe Hackathon

Blurred people in conference event hall, representing aXe hackathon at CSUN

Planning on attending CSUN 2017? Then make sure to mark your calendar for Deque's 2nd annual aXe Hackathon! A11y all-stars Marcy Sutton & Wilco Fiers will be using aXe to perform accessibility testing on open source component libraries, WordPress templates and resources. Learn how to perform basic accessibility testing, compile an a11y bug report and so much more...plus hang around for the free munchies and cool prizes. You don't want to miss this event! Continue Reading Web Accessibility in Action at the 2017 aXe Hackathon

Big Plans for Deque at CSUN 2016!

It's that time of year again, and here at Deque we couldn't be more excited. It's the 31st CSUN Annual International Technology and Persons with Disabilities Conference, and this year Deque is once again a showcase sponsor. The event is taking place March 21st-26th at the Manchester Grand Hyatt Hotel in San Diego, CA. This year promises to be our best yet, with a total of… Continue Reading Big Plans for Deque at CSUN 2016!

Deque Completes Large-Scale AODA Remediation Project

customer success story

Deque recently completed a large website accessibility project to help a Fortune 50 company comply with AODA, Ontario's accessibility act. Continue Reading Deque Completes Large-Scale AODA Remediation Project

Deque Systems to Award $10,000 Amaze Grant to Fix the Web

Deque Press Release

March 3, 2014 - San Diego, CA - Deque Systems is proud to announce that Fix the Web (http://www.fixtheweb.net/) is the winner of the 2013 Amaze Grant, a $10,000 award given to new technologies and initiatives that help increase digital accessibility for users with disabilities. Fix the Web is a UK-based global campaign by Citizens Online (http://www.citizensonline.org.uk/) whose goal is to find and fix digital… Continue Reading Deque Systems to Award $10,000 Amaze Grant to Fix the Web