This has been presented as 4th Learning Session to the members and guests of W3C Accessibility in India Community Group. Objective of these learning sessions is to raise awareness about accessibility and enhance network of accessibility professionals.
Below are the slides presented in the session:
It’s often true that a quality tester or anyone for that matter would look for robust features and possibly have all features at one place. When it comes to identifying automated tool to check for accessibility of a web interface, some of the questions that would come up with are:
- Does this tool be able to test as per standards?
In India, 2015 has ended with the launch of Accessible India Campaign by the Ministry of Social Justice and empowerment. This leads to a great beginning of 2016. Accessible India Campaign has 3 core sections to address:
- Physical Infrastructure
- Transportation System
- Information and Communication Technologies
Accessible India has a solid plan and targets and documented on About Accessible India Campaign page.
January 4th is birth anniversary of Louis Braille. Louis was born in the year 1809.
Blinded in both eyes as a result of a childhood accident. But he has accepted his disability and adopted the the life with blindness. That attitude not only gave him a successful life but also became inspiration to the society.