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Re: Text-to-speech feature: a real help ?

From: Ginger Claassen <ginger.claassen@gmx.de>
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2012 19:36:02 +0100
Message-ID: <4F43E412.1040900@gmx.de>
To: Shawn Henry <shawn@w3.org>
CC: "Patrick H. Lauke" <redux@splintered.co.uk>, w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
Hi Shawn,

There are various websites in Germany here where one can click on a link 
listen to or download an mp3. I never use these links because I use a 
screen reader anyway but I guess people with reading difficulties might 
find these links very attractive.
Just an idea!

Solong

     Ginger



On 21.02.2012 18:48, Shawn Henry wrote:
> On 2/21/2012 11:06 AM, Patrick H. Lauke wrote:
>> On 21/02/2012 17:01, Christophe Strobbe wrote:
>>> Do you mean something like this
>>> <http://www.w3.org/WAI/EO/Drafts/adaptive/strategies.html>?
>>
>> Not to be too critical, but: how bad is that page, in terms of actual
>> design? All text - very dense copy at that - with no images, diagrams,
>> screenshots, etc, and let's be honest a horrid overall look and
>> feel...not the friendliest place where I'd send somebody that has
>> problems with browsing the web.
>>
>> But yes, something like that.
>
> http://www.w3.org/WAI/changedesign.html has screenshots, yet is still
> not pretty or highly usable - and is now out of date.
>
> We welcome help improving and updating these pages. Please contact me if
> you might be interested: +1-617-395-7664 or shawn@w3.org
>
> Thanks,
> ~Shawn
>
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