• Claudia.Cahalane | 16 Jan 2020
    In this piece we hear from Apple and Amazon whose homemade shows are leading the way in audio description. And, UK TV providers talk about their improvements to audio description in 2019 as well as plans for the future.
  • Claudia.Cahalane | 19 Dec 2019
    Read about Verizon Media's (responsible for Yahoo!, AOL and HuffPost) work to ensure its content is as accessible as possible. Sam Soloway, the company's accessibility lab manager tells us about Verizon's testing labs for users and staff to try sites with assitive technology; and she explains all...
  • Claudia.Cahalane | 28 Nov 2019
    TechShare Pro is the UK's leading accessibility and inclusive design conference, and this year's event was over two days, giving even more opportunities for connecting, sharing and learning.
  • Claudia.Cahalane | 11 Nov 2019
    An estimated 110,000 people in the UK live with multiple sclerosis (MS). The condition affects the nerves in the brain and the spinal cord. It can cause a wide variety of symptoms, including balance and coordination problems, eyesight and hearing issues, fatigue, altered sensations and cognitive...
  • Claudia.Cahalane | 16 Oct 2019
    AbilityNet explores the range of online forums and Facebook pages available for people with multiple sclerosis (MS). What can they help with and how?
  • Claudia.Cahalane | 12 Sep 2019
    Claudia Cahalane interivews three women with different experiences of joint pain and arthritis. One talks about their experience of working with arthritis, another about adapting the home for living with arthritis. We also spoke to a woman who developed joint pains at the time of the menopause. In...
  • Claudia.Cahalane | 19 Aug 2019
    As new web and mobile accessibility regulations come in, the University of Kent and Kent County Council are working together on accessibility and creating their legal web accessibility statement. Here they give their advice and tips.
  • Claudia.Cahalane | 19 Aug 2019
    Arthritis causes pain and inflammation in the joints. Commonly it affects the hands, spine, knees and hips. Over 9.4 million people in the UK are living with arthritis. We have rounded up 10 of the best arthritis apps for tracking and managing the pain of arthritis, apps to aid sleep and apps for...
  • Claudia.Cahalane | 15 Jul 2019
    The four finalist of the first ever Inclusive Design category in this year’s AbilityNet Tech4Good Awards have accessibility very high on their agenda. From designing smart products, to overhauling the accessibility of university courses, these are the leading lights in accessibility.
  • Claudia.Cahalane | 11 Jul 2019
    This year's AbilityNet Tech4Good finalists have a focus on making creativity more accessible to disabled people. The four finalists include the makers of the Control One, which enables people with severe physical disabilities to create and produce entire songs from start to finish.

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