The Kaltura player may be Section 508 compliant, but it has a quite a few accessibility problems that remain when auditing the player under WCAG 2.0 ‘AA’ compliance, making it difficult to use for people with visual or physical impairments.
- Date: 28 Apr 2016
Media Access Australia's CEO Alex Varley attended the second day of the annual OZeWAI conference, held in Canberra on 25-27 November. The conference targets mainly accessibility professionals and Alex shares his insights and highlights from a full program.
- Date: 27 Nov 2015
Media Access Australia’s Matthew Putland reflects on learning about accessible code, and the positive benefits it can have on web design.
- Date: 5 Nov 2015
Innovation by a leading bank has been rendered inaccessible and has raised concerns around accessibility and security.
- Date: 23 Sep 2015
Monday December 16 marks 100 days since the Coalition won the federal election. Access iQ takes a look at where web accessibility sits in the new government.
- Date: 11 Dec 2013
Robert Pearson discusses how multilingual description can be provided in web-based media.
- Date: 12 Sep 2013
New forms of audio description are emerging and it's important to understand that not all web based media description is the same.
- Date: 27 Aug 2013
Are audio description guidelines for broadcast content sufficient for online content?
- Date: 4 Jul 2013
Where in the standard publishing process does accessibility fit?
- Date: 15 Apr 2013
Putting audio description of multimedia content on the web has always been challenging.
- Date: 11 Apr 2013
While YouTube may be seen as a pioneer of Deaf access online, the premature release of its auto-captioning feature could be doing more harm than good.
- Date: 10 Apr 2013
Is there more than one level to the richness of audio description?
- Date: 15 Mar 2013
Google released a promotional website for its Project Glass last week, a device worn as glasses which integrates smartphone technology.
- Date: 28 Feb 2013
2012 was a year of real ups and downs for the de facto standards for web accessibility, WCAG 2.0.
- Date: 11 Feb 2013
It exists in many forms, but the common objective for all description initiatives is always increased media accessibility.
- Date: 5 Feb 2013
In order to have maximum engagement with all your customers, your digital channels must be accessible to ensure equality and inclusion.
- Date: 16 Jan 2013
Find out who the audience for accessibility statements is, the main reasons most don’t work, and tips for how to get it right.
- Date: 15 Jan 2013
Explore the accessibility of media players, interoperability with assistive technologies, crowdsourcing components, and multiplatform accessibility.
- Date: 7 Jan 2013
'Drawing a line in the sand' can free up organisations to move forwards with accessibility, without legacy issues holding them back.
- Date: 20 Dec 2012
It's not just users who dislike autoplay videos that will be affected by the newly proposed addition to Facebook's advertising.
- Date: 19 Dec 2012