FW: Alertbox: Alternative Interfaces for Accessibility

Not sure how many people on this list read Jacob... sometimes I agree with
him, sometimes I think he's way off base, but the topic line is relevant to
this list (and this time I tend to agree with him <grin>).



-----Original Message-----
From: Jakob Nielsen [mailto:alertbox@nngroup.com]
Sent: Monday, April 07, 2003 1:20 PM
To: Alertbox Announcement List
Subject: Alertbox: Alternative Interfaces for Accessibility

Jakob Nielsen's Alertbox for April 7 is now online at:

The key difference between user interfaces for sighted users and blind
users is not that between graphics and text; it's the difference between
2-D and 1-D. Optimal usability for users with disabilities requires new
approaches and new user interfaces.


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Received on Monday, 7 April 2003 12:55:15 UTC