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Re: EPUB readers and WAI-ARIA

From: Rich Morin <rdm@cfcl.com>
Date: Thu, 13 Oct 2016 19:24:28 -0700
Cc: Karen Lewellen <klewellen@shellworld.net>
Message-Id: <14B852DA-8AEF-4AA7-895A-C13062A5BC25@cfcl.com>
To: WAI Interest Group <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
> On Oct 13, 2016, at 18:43, Karen Lewellen <klewellen@shellworld.net> wrote:
> 
> ... remember there are no such things as "blind readers." ...
> the more you think talk, plan, or refer to  any group sharing a label
> as if they are indistinguishable from one another, as if you can plug
> in blind person and project a solution for all, the more frustrated
> your well intended efforts are likely to be in the end.

Point taken.  FWIW, I'd be happy to learn about tools that have worked well
for any blind or visually impaired user.

> ... I appreciate that robobraille can convert epub works into other formats.

RoboBraille (https://www.robobraille.org) seems interesting; thanks!

-r

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