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Low-cost refreshable Braille display set to revolutionise the market

The following comes from E-Access Bulletin: A device that could become ‘the world’s most affordable refreshable Braille display’– costing around 80-90% less than current systems – has been unveiled, and should be available for purchase later this year. The Orbit Reader 20 was announced at the Annual International Technology and Persons with Disabilities Conference – known as CSUN – in… Continue Reading Low-cost refreshable Braille display set to revolutionise the market

Coleman is in the house

All jebswebs sites using WordPress and our hosting will be updated to the latest version of WordPress – “Coleman” – version 4.5. Updates will take a few hours and all accounts should be completed by the end of the day. If you experience any difficulty with your website following the update, please contact us immediately. Here’s more info about “Coleman”…… Continue Reading Coleman is in the house

Will ‘ALT Tags’ soon be a thing of the past?

A year or so ago, I was meeting with a group of disability coordinators from the state college system and I was speaking about new and exciting assistive technologies and services that were just over the horizon. I mentioned some “chatter” I had been reading about, something that Google was working on: the ability to automatically determine the content of… Continue Reading Will ‘ALT Tags’ soon be a thing of the past?