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Media Access Australia had a conversation with Dr Susanne Bruyère, Professor of Disability Studies at New York State’s School on Industrial and Labour Relations (ILR) at Cornell University (USA). She is a leading researcher into disability employment and is the Director of the Employment and Disability Institute at the ILR School.
  • Author: Access iQ ®
  • Date: 23 Jul 2015
Considering taking professional development in web accessibility? Read what alumni of the Professional Certificate in Web Accessibility have to say about the course.
  • Author: Access iQ ®
  • Date: 23 Jun 2015
The Federal Government has announced the creation of the Digital Transformation Office (DTO) and a new Digital Service Standard (DSS). Media Access Australia has put together an FAQ to help organisations and individuals better understand what the DTO and the DSS means for them.
  • Author: Tim Lohman
  • Date: 28 Apr 2015
Media Access Australia spoke with accessible gaming advocate Ian Hamilton ahead of his presentation at this year’s annual International Technology and Persons with Disabilities Conference (CSUN 2015) on the importance and value of accessible digital entertainment.
  • Author: Tim Lohman
  • Date: 23 Feb 2015
Smartphone, tablet and other mobile device usage has soared, but the standards to make mobile apps accessible are lagging behind.
  • Author: Tim Lohman
  • Date: 11 Feb 2015
Media Access Australia spoke with Accessibil-IT’s Karen McCall (M.Ed.) about the importance of PDF accessibility and the PDF/UA (Portable Document Format/Universal Access) standard.
  • Author: Tim Lohman
  • Date: 4 Feb 2015
Access iQ has trawled through its growing list of website accessibility audits to bring you nine of the most common issues we uncover.
  • Author: Tim Lohman
  • Date: 22 Jan 2015
Despite having access to an infinite amount of information about almost anything at our fingertips courtesy of the internet, many humans are habitually myopic in their approach to their work. By myopic I mean short sighted and focussed on the micro and not their role to play in the macrocosmic chain of events that take place when we develop transformation strategies and business initiatives.
  • Author: Amajjika Kumara
  • Date: 18 Sep 2014
Your secret weapon to embedding accessibility awareness into your organisation/culture and getting more business and happier clients as a result.
  • Author: Amajjika Kumara
  • Date: 23 Jul 2014
Media Access Australia spoke to former Australian Disability Commissioner Graeme Innes about his time in the role, web accessibility, disability employment, and the need to change attitudes towards disability in the public and private sectors.
  • Author: Tim Lohman
  • Date: 23 Jul 2014
The increasing use of screen readers on mobile devices means organisations must address the accessibility of their mobile content, Jonathan Avila, Chief Accessibility Officer at SSB BART Group writes.
  • Author: Jonathan Avila
  • Date: 12 Mar 2014
Progress is expected across the globe on web accessibility in 2014.
  • Author: Chris Pycroft
  • Date: 21 Jan 2014
With the internet being included across more technologies, it's never been more important to consider accessibility.
Natalie Collins looks at the World Wide Web Access: Disability Discrimination Act Advisory Notes and how to approach web accessibility.
  • Author: Natalie Collins
  • Date: 20 Nov 2013
Access iQ™ spoke with AWIA Chairman Bret Treasure about the Association’s view of accessibility in the Australian web market.
  • Author: Access iQ ®
  • Date: 24 Oct 2013
Richard Steinberg looks at ways to make track changes accessible to everyone.
  • Author: Richard Steinberg
  • Date: 17 Oct 2013
Robert Pearson explores emotional accessibility in ICTs and digital media.
  • Author: Robert Pearson
  • Date: 17 Oct 2013
Viostream's Samir Tuladhar shares some developer techniques for creating an accessible video player.
  • Author: Access iQ ®
  • Date: 14 Oct 2013
Access iQ™ spoke with Patrick Shenton who is the Government Account Manager at Viostream.
  • Author: Access iQ ®
  • Date: 14 Oct 2013
Access iQ™ spoke with Viostream’s Nick Whitehead to talk about the first Australian-made accessible video player, Viostream.
  • Author: Access iQ ®
  • Date: 14 Oct 2013

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