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Univ. Texas project to build speech interface to Firefox

From: Catherine Laws <claws@us.ibm.com>
Date: Fri, 28 Jan 2005 17:32:30 -0600
To: w3c-wai-ua@w3.org
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Aaron Leventhal talked to the students working on this project this past
week. He said their code is watching Mozilla DOM events and interfacing
with an XPCOM speech component they built. Basically they're building a
self-voicing Firefox.  Once they see where the Mozilla DOM isn't giving
them the information they need, they can use the accessibility interfaces
(MSAA for Mozilla).

Cathy Laws

IBM Accessibility Center, WW Strategic Platform Enablement
11501 Burnet Road,  Bldg 904 Office 5F017, Austin, Texas 78758
Phone: (512) 838-4595, FAX: (512) 838-9367, E-mail: claws@us.ibm.com, Web:
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