Twitter iOS app is beautiful and inspiring!

Accessibility Reviews
Recently updated Twitter app for iOS version 7.1 is beautiful and inspiring to use. This is well designed keeping universal design in mind. Here is what I found impressive: Clear icons Very pixel perfect, smooth edges and easy to see. Enough color contrast between foreground and background. Links are underlined - all links including hashtags, twitter handles are underlined. Though I would prefer twitter handles and hashtags not to be underlined as they do already have a symbol attached to it. Dynamic contrast for back and compose buttons When background color is changed, for instances, when profile page is opened, automatically more contrast background colors are added to back and compose buttons so that they are visible. Less cluttered buttom navigation now just have home, search, notifications and direct message…
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Accessibility Update 13th June, 2017

Accessibility News
Lot has been happening in the recent past. Here is a quick update: Global Accessibility Awareness Day was marked really well across the world. There were a lot of in-person and virtual events. W3C has published an updated version of Web Accessibility Laws and Policies. Now it has filters and table of contents; more easy to use On 6th June, 2017, Digital Publishing Accessibility API mapping 1.0 has become candid recommendation of W3C. Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI) group of W3C has published First Public Working Draft of Personalisation Semantics 1.0 The Paciellog Group has hosted yet another successful Inclusive Design 24 - a 24 hours Free online Accessibility Summit; great talks! Inclusive Design Principals were launched by The Paciello Group NASSCOM Foundation has launched Inclusion Portal BarrierBreak has launched CSS…
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Accessibility Review: Home page of Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment

Accessibility Reviews
Noticed that Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, Government of India has re-designed its website and here are list of quick accessibility findings. Note that this is not a complete assessment report. Slider images do not have appropriate alternate text. They are provided something like "Slider 1, Slider 2 etc." Page has about 11 color contrast issues Main navigation menus are operable using keyboard; however, menus gets automatically expanded and user is forced to navigate through all menu items. Under important links section, there are several menus but not operable using keyboard Under "What's new" section, role of "play" and "stop" elements are not defined. Redundent information is provided for links under What's new section. Information is provided as text as well as alternate text for PDF image and also…
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