Web4All Conference Notes – Day 3

Crowd sourcing accessibility evaluations 2013-6: 350 government web sites and 2,000 non-government sites have been evaluated for accessibly in China conformance testing included Automatic Evaluation Manual Assessment Crowd sourcing can integrate the power of crowds to solve the manual assessment bottleneck It was proposed in 2006 and has been used in reCaptcha, spoken wikipedia, labeling.… Continue Reading Web4All Conference Notes – Day 3

Spatial Data on the Web notes from WWW conference 2017

From simple visualizations to sophisticated interactive tools, there is a growing reliance on data. Location information, or spatial data, is often a common thread running through such data; describing how things are positioned relative to the Earth in terms of coordinates and/or topology.- Spatial Data on the Web (WWW2017)

Android Accessibility – The Missing Manual

This presentation was created for the Bangalore Accessibility Week at Intuit, October 2015. It’s a collection of hard to discover information on making an Android application accessible. Android Accessibility – The missing manual from Ted Drake Testing Testing is done both on actual devices and with automation, such as Calabases and Android Lint. Intuit’s product… Continue Reading Android Accessibility – The Missing Manual

Accessible Android Inputs with Material Design

Update – August 2016 I first wrote this post shortly after textinputlayout was introduced and there was a distinct lack of documentation. My original code example for setting the error was incorrect. Per Victor Tsaran: There is no such attribute as android:setError. There is a method called setError in the View class that can set… Continue Reading Accessible Android Inputs with Material Design