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Read When disability tech is just a marketing exercise by Rose Eveleth
Companies love to get press for disability tech projects, but they often aren’t all that interested in actually putting real money behind them.

Read to Release New Search Engine Designed for Internet Accessibility by Joshua Hawkins
"For too many people, using popular search engines is a frustrating and fruitless experience," Shir Ekerling, CEO of accessiBe, said in the press release.
"With the understanding of the...

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Worry less about people disabling JavaScript for websites.Worry more about JavaScript disabling websites for people.— Heydon (@heydonworks) February 26, 2021

Update on ’s insistence that its screen reader mode alert is no longer on by default.
As of Friday 30 April 2021 at 09:25 Eastern, it is in fact still there and still as annoying as ever. I’m logged into Namecheap on a computer accessing a network that doesn’t have AccessiBe’s...

I think I’ve officially gotten to the point where, if a podcast doesn’t have a transcript, I’m skipping it.
First, because actual accessibility. Second, because it’s a whole lot easier for me to quickly scroll through a transcript to find the thing I was interested in.

Read Asset Pipelines in Eleventy by Max Böck
"Asset Pipeline" is a fancy way of describing a process that compiles CSS, Javascript or other things you want to transform from a bunch of sources to
a production-ready output file.
While some static site generators have a standardized w...

Read How to style and define the color of radio and checkbox inputs by Stefan Judis
Hopefully soon, we'll be able to define the highlight color or radios and checkboxes using the accent-color CSS property.
This is only available experimentally in Chrome, and I’m not sure if it will mi...

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Google is rolling out Federated Learning of Cohorts (FLoC) for the Chrome browser. TL;DR: FLoC places people in groups based on their browsing habits to target advertising. Why is this bad? As the …

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" Accessibility should be considered from the start when designing and developing apps and websites." is a thing we hear often. It's true that that makes a lot of things a LOT easier. And yet, I see literally almost no popular app or service that takes it to heart. A shame.— Flo...

Congrats and thanks to everyone who helped ship 5.6, whether or not your name is on the credits page. John @whiskeydragon1 and I are looking forward to contributing to WordPress 5.7.

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