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Re: Firefox extension that enables keyboard navigation of WAI-ARIA landmarks

From: Steve Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 13 Mar 2012 13:49:10 +0000
Message-ID: <CA+ri+VmVOc3mNXPECuowczWfywQc2peaePqRm8yNYHLngo7QNQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: Joshue O Connor <joshue.oconnor@cfit.ie>
Cc: w3c-wai-gl@w3.org
thanks for the Josh

I have recently joined the WCAG techniques group and will be participating
in between other commitments.

best regards

On 13 March 2012 13:47, Joshue O Connor <joshue.oconnor@cfit.ie> wrote:

> Hi Steve,
>  have you thought about adding support for HTML5 elements that have
>> implicit
>> role mappings to landmarks?
> Just to keep you in the loop. In the WCAG/HTML techniques WG we have been
> discussing the idea of developing plugins that can demonstrate use cases
> for ARIA that go beyond those who use AT such as screen readers. We are in
> need of plugins like David has developed in order to demonstrate this. A
> plugin to make Landmarks keyboard accessible is the beginning, we hope to
> expand on this as our work developing HTML and ARIA techs for WCAG
> continues.
> If you have any ideas, we'd love to hear them or even better if you want
> to get more involved.
> Cheers
> Josh

with regards

Steve Faulkner
Technical Director - TPG

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