An Interview with OpenAIR – Web Accessibility Rally

  On Wednesday, September 13th, we interviewed Jayne Cravens, long-time OpenAIR advocate who is now the Non-Profit Organizer and Recruiter and CB Averitt, an experienced mentor with the program. OpenAIR is a global web accessibility challenge that pairs participating teams of web developers and designers with registered non-profits looking to create or improve their website. We met with the organizer and long-time mentor of the event to… Continue Reading An Interview with OpenAIR – Web Accessibility Rally

Deque at AccessU

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This week is John Slatin's AccessU presented by Knowbility.  AccessU is a three-day instructional conference comprised of educational sessions by accessibility experts from across the continent, and Deque is a very proud sponson of AccesU.  Our very own Paul Adam, Denis Boudreau, Barry Johnson, and Glenda Sims are all presenting this year. Earlier today, Glenda gave a presentation on accessibility and gamification titled, "Accessibility is Broken: A… Continue Reading Deque at AccessU

Web Accessibility at SXSW 2013

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Accessibility Related Sessions & Events at SXSW 2013 Deque is thrilled to be attending this year's SXSW festival. You can find us in the Knowbility booth where we will be doing a presentation of and demonstrating our newest product, Amaze. Amaze is an accessibility overlay that allows an organization to make a website accessible twice as fast, less expensive, and more comprehensive than traditional approaches to… Continue Reading Web Accessibility at SXSW 2013

Texas DIR Launches Website Accessibility Scanning Program – with WorldSpace!

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Govtech.com recently posted an article about the Texas Department of Information Resources' new online scanning program to help state agencies improve accessibility on their websites.  The Texas DIR will be using WorldSpace through a cooperative contract with Knowbility to scan and remediate their web content. The article features more information on the program and a brief interview with our CEO, Preety Kumar. Read the entire… Continue Reading Texas DIR Launches Website Accessibility Scanning Program – with WorldSpace!