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Re: Strategies sighted web developers have come up with...

From: Mark Weiler <mweiler@alumni.sfu.ca>
Date: Fri, 8 Jul 2016 09:32:13 +0000 (UTC)
To: Olaf Drümmer <olaflist@callassoftware.com>, w3c WAI List <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Message-ID: <1338908388.4145708.1467970333320.JavaMail.yahoo@mail.yahoo.com>
 Hi Olaf,... Good point. The question applies more broadly (e.g., do developers with high arm/hand mobility have special software like switch emulators to help verify during web development?) 
 

    On Friday, July 8, 2016 3:21 AM, Olaf Drümmer <olaflist@callassoftware.com> wrote:
 

 Why are you specifically targeting **sighted*** web developers?
Assistive technology is not just about coping with lack of vision. Just to provide some context: Blind people are a very small group within the group of all people with a disability.

On 08.07.2016, at 04:11, Mark Weiler <mweiler@alumni.sfu.ca> wrote:
I'm curious about the range of strategies sighted web developers have come up with to verify that what they are creating actually works well with assistive technologies.  

Olaf

  
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