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Re: some references on user need assessment

From: Jonathan Chetwynd <jay@peepo.com>
Date: Sun, 23 Jan 2000 10:15:19 -0000
Message-ID: <007c01bf658a$cf5e01c0$41419fd4@signbrowser>
To: "Scott Luebking" <phoenixl@netcom.com>, <charles@w3.org>
Cc: <nir@nirdagan.com>, <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
could you post these?
jay@peepo.com

Jonathan Chetwynd
Special needs teacher / web accessibility consultant
education and outreach working group member, web accessibility initiative,
W3C
----- Original Message -----
From: Scott Luebking <phoenixl@netcom.com>
To: <charles@w3.org>; <phoenixl@netcom.com>
Cc: <nir@nirdagan.com>; <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
Sent: Sunday, January 23, 2000 4:41 AM
Subject: Re: XML and accessibility


> Hi, Charles
>
> I guess you haven't done much user need assessment.  Part of user need
> assessment is within the context of the technology that will be available.
> I have some references on user need assessment if that would be helpful to
you.
>
> Scott
>
>
> > A simple question can resolve whether there are different needs for
> > dynamically generated pages And statically generated ones:
> >
> > Does the user know for sure whether the page is dynamic or static?
> >
> > If the user cannot tell whether there is a difference then there is no
> > different user need. In cases where t information is being updated as
the
> > user is reading it, such as a stock-market ticker that is running, or
some
> > scrolling text, then there are rrequirements that the user can pause the
> > motion.
> >
> > Charles McCN
>
>
Received on Sunday, 23 January 2000 05:21:30 GMT

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