Designing a mobile app for iOS that is accessible to blind and vision impaired users

Designing a mobile app for iOS that is accessible to blind users requires careful consideration of accessibility principles and guidelines, as well as thorough testing to ensure a positive user experience for visually impaired individuals. While it may not be “easy” in the sense that it requires additional effort and attention to detail, it is … Read more

Living Independently as a blind person

Introduction Living independently as a blind person can be a challenging but fulfilling journey. It requires determination, courage, and a willingness to adapt to new ways of doing things. However, with the right tools, resources, and support, blind individuals can overcome obstacles and achieve a high level of independence.   In this presentation, we will … Read more

Accessible Meeting Apps

What is a meeting app? A meeting app is a software application designed to facilitate virtual meetings and collaborations between individuals or groups who are in different locations. Meeting apps typically include features such as video conferencing, screen sharing, file sharing, chat, and other collaboration tools that enable participants to communicate and work together in … Read more

The Dangers of Disability Porn: Understanding Inspiration Porn

Disability porn, also known as inspiration porn, is a term coined by the late disability activist and writer, Stella Young, in 2014. It refers to the objectification of disabled people and their experiences for the benefit of non-disabled people.   The term “inspiration porn” refers to the tendency of non-disabled people to view disabled individuals … Read more