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Re: Draft-y A11Y Considerations test (again)

From: John Foliot <john.foliot@deque.com>
Date: Thu, 18 Aug 2016 13:07:16 -0500
Message-ID: <CAKdCpxw8WKRQqGDZf0U44Cs+Am6LxrXLUrUu_Wj_wQrY7F_B3Q@mail.gmail.com>
To: Janina Sajka <janina@rednote.net>
Cc: W3C WAI Accessible Platform Architectures <public-apa@w3.org>
+1

JF

On Thu, Aug 18, 2016 at 11:48 AM, Janina Sajka <janina@rednote.net> wrote:

> Thanks, Shane. I'm good with this latest draft.
>
> Janina
>
> Shane McCarron writes:
> > After today's APA Payments User Requirements meeting, I was tasked with
> > making slight updates to the drafy text I had provided two weeks ago.
> The
> > updated text is below.
> >
> > Please remember that this is meant to be EXAMPLE text that will need to
> be
> > customized by/for each relevant specification.  It is not meant to be a
> > boilerplate that will be stuffed into a specification with no thought as
> to
> > whether it is relevant.
> >
> > With that in mind, please consider:
> >
> > This specification has no defined user interface. In addition, there are
> no
> > specific accessibility requirements on implementations. However, to the
> > extent that an implementation provides user interactions in support of
> this
> > specification, the implementation must ensure that the interface for
> those
> > interactions is exposed to the platform accessibility API. Moreover,
> > implementors should take into consideration the needs of their users with
> > varying abilities when designing solutions that implement this
> > specification. As an example, the use of biometric authentication
> > techniques should provide for enough variation to allow for people with
> > widely differing physical abilities. See the W3C Accessibility Guidelines
> > documents for more information.
> >
> >
> > --
> > Shane McCarron
> > Projects Manager, Spec-Ops
>
> --
>
> Janina Sajka,   Phone:  +1.443.300.2200
>                         sip:janina@asterisk.rednote.net
>                 Email:  janina@rednote.net
>
> Linux Foundation Fellow
> Executive Chair, Accessibility Workgroup:       http://a11y.org
>
> The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C), Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
> Chair, Accessible Platform Architectures        http://www.w3.org/wai/apa
>
>
>


-- 
John Foliot
Principal Accessibility Strategist
Deque Systems Inc.
john.foliot@deque.com

Advancing the mission of digital accessibility and inclusion
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