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Re: screen readers for macs - also bobby question

From: Kynn Bartlett <kynn@idyllmtn.com>
Date: Fri, 14 Mar 2003 12:24:23 -0800
Cc: WAI List <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
To: Julia Collins <julia@we3.co.uk>
Message-Id: <F21F6422-565A-11D7-AA40-0003930E8CF0@idyllmtn.com>

On Friday, March 7, 2003, at 08:35  AM, Julia Collins wrote:

> I know the new OSX is supposed to be a model of accessibility, but I 
> canít
> find any sort of screen reader for it. Does anyone know where I can 
> find
> one?

It's actually not a model of accessibility.  The biggest problem is 
lack of
screen reader.  There simply aren't any at the moment.  The closest you 
get is the built-in text speaker, but that's not advanced enough to 
consistent access by blind users.


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