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What’s Accessibility?
Definition  The degree to which a product, device, service or environment is  available to as many people as possible  It ...
Accessibility in day to day life
What is relation with Computing?"For people without disabilities, technology makes thingsconvenient.For people with disabi...
Computing Accessibility key issues
Importance of Accessibility
Examples
Accessible websites  E.g. London Olympics website: http://www.london2012.com/
Tools to test Web accessibility  WAVE  Firefox Accessibility Extention
How can we help?    ThoughtWorks is a global custom software solutions consultancy trusted by    many of the world’s leadi...
Whats accessibility
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Whats accessibility

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This was a lightning talk presented by Vikrant Chauhan in vodQA-10 : Going Beyond the Usual held in ThoughtWorks, Pune on 13th October

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Whats accessibility

  1. 1. What’s Accessibility?
  2. 2. Definition The degree to which a product, device, service or environment is available to as many people as possible It can be viewed as the “ability to access”
  3. 3. Accessibility in day to day life
  4. 4. What is relation with Computing?"For people without disabilities, technology makes thingsconvenient.For people with disabilities, it makes things possible.”Judith Heumann
  5. 5. Computing Accessibility key issues
  6. 6. Importance of Accessibility
  7. 7. Examples
  8. 8. Accessible websites E.g. London Olympics website: http://www.london2012.com/
  9. 9. Tools to test Web accessibility WAVE Firefox Accessibility Extention
  10. 10. How can we help? ThoughtWorks is a global custom software solutions consultancy trusted by many of the world’s leading businesses with their most complex and critical systems. We deliver consulting grounded in delivery expertise, build custom applications and help organisations across all market sectors to drive IT efficiency – working to an exceptionally high standard. Contact us Vikrant Chauhan vikrang@thoughtworks.comPrivate and Confidential. © 2012 ThoughtWorks. All rights reserved.

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