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Re: Call for Review: HTML5 Image Description Extension (longdesc) Last Call

From: James Craig <jcraig@apple.com>
Date: Thu, 15 Aug 2013 15:26:00 -0700
Cc: "public-html-a11y@w3.org Force" <public-html-a11y@w3.org>, Jeanne Spellman <jeanne@w3.org>, Jan Richards <jrichards@ocadu.ca>
Message-id: <F19851A8-FB0B-4B35-A813-1FEA1A37191E@apple.com>
To: Charles McCathie Nevile <chaals@yandex-team.ru>, Doug Schepers <schepers@w3.org>

On Aug 14, 2013, at 10:30 AM, Charles McCathie Nevile <chaals@yandex-team.ru> wrote:

> On Thu, 15 Aug 2013 02:22:00 +0400, James Craig <jcraig@apple.com> wrote:
>> (+ Doug)
>> On Aug 13, 2013, at 9:31 PM, Charles McCathie Nevile <chaals@yandex-team.ru> wrote:
>>> In the case of SVG we currently have a disconnect between theory and reality. Although my text on SVG accessibility is (after more than a decade) pretty solid on how to make the DOM accessible, in practice I believe that is only useful for the relatively small proportion of users who have VoiceOver.
>> Doug Schepers says this works pretty well with NVDA, too. Maybe JAWS?
> Which browser? (I am very glad to hear this, by the way. I just haven't tested in a while, and last I did the results were that accessibility was very "limited").

I think he was using Firefox during his OWC preso last month. Not sure.
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