About – Marco's Accessibility Blog

About My name is Marco, and I work as an accessibility  engineer and evangelist at Mozilla. I joined Mozilla on December 3rd, 2007. Initially working from within the QA team,…

WebAIM: Alt text and linked images

Alt text and linked images You are here: Home > Blog > Alt text and linked images Alternative text for images is rule number one of web accessibility. While the…

Installation of Accessible Pedestrian Signals Will Aid Blind, Visually Impaired Community – Goldstein, Borgen, Dardarian & Ho

Installation of Accessible Pedestrian Signals Will Aid Blind, Visually Impaired Community June 20, 2007 Installation of Accessible Pedestrian Signals Will Aid Blind, Visually Impaired Community Read the press release

RadioShack Announces Point of Sale, Web Site Initiative for Customers with Visual Impairments – Goldstein, Borgen, Dardarian & Ho

RadioShack Announces Point of Sale, Web Site Initiative for Customers with Visual Impairments June 13, 2007 RadioShack Announces Point of Sale, Web Site Initiative for Customers with Visual Impairments Read…

WebAIM: Image Recognition

Image Recognition You are here: Home > Blog > Image Recognition The Washington Post has an interesting article yesterday about teaching computers to recognize images. Computers do not currently have…

Code Colorizing and Readability

13 Jul 2005 Code Colorizing and Readability Most developers, myself included, are content with syntax coloring schemes that are fairly close to Visual Studio’s default of black text on a…

Colour Contrast Check – snook.ca

Colour Contrast Check Date created: January 11, 2005 Date last modified: January 11, 2015 Foreground Colour: # Red: Green: Blue: Hue (°) Saturation (%): Value (%): Background Colour: # Red:…

Devices and desires: science fiction, fantasy and disability in literature for young people | Stemp | Disability Studies Quarterly

Disability Studies Quarterly Winter 2004, Volume 24, No. 1 <www.dsq-sds.org> Copyright 2004 by the Society for Disability Studies Devices and desires: science fiction, fantasy and disability in literature for young…

A Normal Teenager Lives the ‘New Normal’ – The New York Times

New York|A Normal Teenager Lives the ‘New Normal’ https://www.nytimes.com/2003/09/14/nyregion/a-normal-teenager-lives-the-new-normal.html Advertisement Continue reading the main story Supported by Continue reading the main story A Normal Teenager Lives the ‘New Normal’ By…

Enforcement Guidance on Reasonable Accommodation and Undue Hardship under the ADA | U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

Breadcrumb Home laws guidance Enforcement Guidance on Reasonable Accommodation and Undue Hardship under the ADA Enforcement Guidance on Reasonable Accommodation and Undue Hardship under the ADA Issuing Authority This guidance…

Unspeakable Conversations – The New York Times

Unspeakable Conversations https://www.nytimes.com/2003/02/16/magazine/unspeakable-conversations.html Advertisement Continue reading the main story Supported by Continue reading the main story Unspeakable Conversations By Harriet McBryde Johnson Feb. 16, 2003 He insists he doesn’t want…

(PDF) Personal and societal attitudes to disability

ArticlePDF Available Personal and societal attitudes to disability July 2005 Annals of Tourism Research 32(3):549-570 DOI:10.1016/j.annals.2004.10.008 Authors: Pheroza Daruwalla Western Sydney University Simon Darcy University of Technology Sydney Download full-text…