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Re: People with disabilities using mobile devices to interact with the Web

From: Shawn Henry <shawn@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 03 Jun 2008 17:24:03 -0500
Message-ID: <4845C483.2040009@w3.org>
To: Phill Jenkins <pjenkins@us.ibm.com>
Cc: WAI Interest Group <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>

Phill Jenkins wrote:
>  > . . . Please note that we are limiting the scope of this query to 
> *specific . . .
>  > and *not* more general hardware issues, non-Web functionality, etc.
> 
> So you are NOT interested in issues like
>         needing larger keys
>         needing more audio volume

Correct.

>         needing brighter hardware displays
> 
> or do we consider the last on related to the content's ability to 
> inherit the platform system's ability to switch fonts and contrast?

Yes, this one is related specifically to Web content's default contrast, ability to inherit system and/or browser contrast settings, and possibly providing contrast settings as part of the content features.

~Shawn

> 
> Regards,
> Phill Jenkins
> IBM Research - Human Ability & Accessibility Center
> http://www.ibm.com/able

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