New Issues Added to Issue List

New issues

Issue 19. Physically Impaired Navigation
Issue raised by: Bryan Campbell , Jennifer Angelo
Date: July 9th, 1998 and June 29th, 1998
1. Changing the size of toolbar controls and page anchors to accommodate poor
fine motor skills 
2. Clustering keyboard navigation controls in close proximity for improved
navigation performance 

Issue 20. Dynamic Visual Effects in Elements or Applets
Issue raised by: Mimi Cummins
Date: July 2nd, 1998
1. Blinking text rate causing seizures 
2. People with visual impairments or learning disabilities not being able to
read moving or blinking text 
3. How will Active-X controls, Java Applications and other OBJECTS and APPLETS
know to suspend dynamic visual effect 

Solution Options:
1. Operating system flag that suspends dynamic visual effects like BLINK and
2. Browser option that that suspends dynamic visual effects 
3. Tag rendering specifications for non-HTML 4.0 flags like MARQEE and BLINK 

Issue: 21. Semantic Markup of Links for UA Direct Navigation
Issue raised by: Jon Gunderson
Date: June 30th, 1998
1. Improve direct navigation capability by providing semantic mark up of

Solution Options:
2.  Use the RELative attribute of the Anchor tag to indicate the purpose of an
Anchor. User agents could create list of different types of links to
present to
the user for direct navigation 

Issue 22. Semantic Markup of Tables for UA Rendering
Issue raised by: Jon Gunderson
Date: June 30th, 1998
1. Adjust rendering of table information based on the purpose of the table 

The complete issue list can be found at:

Jon Gunderson, Ph.D., ATP
Coordinator of Assistive Communication and Information Technology
Division of Rehabilitation - Education Services
University of Illinois at Urbana/Champaign
1207 S. Oak Street
Champaign, IL 61820

Voice: 217-244-5870
Fax: 217-333-0248

Received on Friday, 17 July 1998 13:52:14 UTC