Posts Tagged ‘deafness’

Another interesting article, DOJ vs. UC Berkeley: Forcing Online Content to Be Accessible,  about accessibility, lawsuits, and more.

UC Berkeley is figuring out what to do next as the U.S. Department of Justice tells it to make its online audio and video content accessible.


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Even though this is not about exactly about web accessibility, I think this TEDx talk gives a good sense of the problems deaf people may have navigating the web. And, this video has great closed captions!

In this talk at TEDxStanford, Rhodes Scholar Rachel Kolb — who was born deaf — shows what is possible through family support and self-belief, and proves that what is assumed about you and what you can actually achieve don’t always match up.

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