Facebook's New Way to 'See' Photos for the Blind, Visually Impaired

Facebook offers its users a window into the worlds of their friends, families, and colleagues. However, for visually impaired and blind users, that window is frequently…Read more

Flight Sends Grounded AODA Expectations Soaring

My expectations about AODA and its real-life implementation may have been grounded in a frustrating reality lately, but a recent travel experience has set my optimism…Read more

Key Non-Visual Signs for Visually Impaired Online Navigators

Following Jay's post, I've been thinking a lot about what "sign posts" I…Read more

Experiencing the Web as a Near Totally Blind User - First-Hand Accessibility Part I

I've talked in detail about specific accessibility improvements that affect me directly as a blind computer user. In a new series that I'm starting this week I want to…Read more

Accessibility Matters - Exploring the Hows and Whens of Alternative Text

The most frustrating part of accessing the web as a blind user, in my opinion, is images. Whether they're infographics or pictures used to add a visual element to an…Read more

Putting the Info Back into Infographics

Infographics must die.

At least that was the feeling I expressed a few months ago on Twitter. It was a visceral reaction to my frustration with graphical…Read more