Coolfields Consulting Posts Tagged ‘Disabilities’

Street Accessibility for the Blind in Vienna (Video)

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Recently I attended WordCamp Europe 2016 in Vienna – the busy capital city of Austria. Whilst on my way to and from the conference venue I came across these interesting tactile blind accessibility guides at all the traffic light controlled pedestrian crossings. They described each pedestrian crossing in terms of the number of lanes of traffic, or tram tracks, or […]

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I’m Taking Part in Inclusive Design 24

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I’m taking part in Inclusive Design 24 – a 24 hour event for Global Accessibility Awareness Day – 15th May 2014. I shall be presenting a webinar on how to test the accessibility of your own website.

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Dragon Naturally Speaking Video 5 – Correcting and Formatting Text

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This is the fifth video in my series covering the basic operation of Dragon NaturallySpeaking voice recognition software. In this video I demonstrate how to correct and format text that I’ve already entered into a wordprocessing package.

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Dragon Naturally Speaking Video 4 – Dictating Text

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Part 4 of my series of videos on basic use of Dragon NaturallySpeaking voice recognition software. This video covers dictating text into wordprocessing software.

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Dragon Naturally Speaking Video 3 – Opening Applications

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The third video in my series on Dragon NaturallySpeaking is now ready. In it, I look at the commands for opening applications and manipulating application windows.

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First Two Dragon NaturallySpeaking Videos on YouTube

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The first two videos in my Dragon NaturallySpeaking series are now uploaded to YouTube. Dragon Naturally Speaking is voice recognition software and is used by many with motor impairments. The series will demonstrate using the software to open applications, create and edit documents, and to browse the web.

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Web Accessibility – Types of Disability

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The key to a full understanding of web accessibility is an understanding of the different types of disability and how those who live with those impairments cope with using the internet.

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