Let’s get Accessible – Tech Week Webinar

Let’s get Accessible – Tech Week Webinar

“Let’s Get Accessible!” – an evening of lightning talks discussing digital accessibility and needs and preferences of users with disabilities. Minnie Baragwanath, Chief Possibility Officer of Global Centre of Possibility @ AUT will be speaking....
Tech Week Webinars

Tech Week Webinars

To help ensure people with access needs are not forgotten post lockdown, Access Advisors would like to invite you to learn more about the impact of access needs on technology use in a series of webinars we are running. This is part of our ongoing quest to help...
One-Stop-Shop for NZ Businesses

One-Stop-Shop for NZ Businesses

Be. Lab launches their One-Stop-Shop – a completely holistic and bespoke approach to working with any business or organization on their journey towards becoming 100% accessible.We know how challenging it is right now for businesses so we’re making it as...
The Development and Availability of Accessible Books

The Development and Availability of Accessible Books

The right to read, which is part of the right to education and the right to language and culture are important human rights. This is an interesting exploration of the accessibility on offer for disabled audiences within the publishing industry in the UK. Read the full...
Googles Makes Accessibility Information More Prominent on Maps

Googles Makes Accessibility Information More Prominent on Maps

Starting today, Google Maps will feature a new mode called Accessible Places that, when toggled on, will more prominently show wheelchair accessibility info, the company announced on Thursday. It will be rolling out gradually, the company says, for both Android and...
How Online Retailers Can Enhance Digital Accessibility for Shoppers with Disabilities

How Online Retailers Can Enhance Digital Accessibility for Shoppers with Disabilities

This is an interesting article, based out of the UK which looks at how online retailers can enhance digital accessibility for shoppers with disabilities and gives 10 common things that customers with disabilities wish online retailers knew.  In NZ approximately 1 in 4...