April 2016: Diversity & Inclusion
Submitted on Mon, 4/11/2016 - 8:45am
The explosion of accessible mobile devices and smart phones of the last decade has literally changed what it means to be blind.
By Lisa Ferris
Submitted on Tue, 4/12/2016 - 8:45am
If what we want is to prompt some behavior on the web, the safest bet we can make is to talk to people in their first or native language.
By Jesús Reyes-Velardo
Submitted on Thu, 4/14/2016 - 8:45am
Using technology to ensure that lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender youth experiencing homelessness in the United States can find support wherever they go—and be themselves when they get there.
By Joe Moran
Submitted on Wed, 4/20/2016 - 3:33pm
The origin and future of this online pest control service.
By Michelle Ferrier and Steph Routh – Content Manager
Submitted on Thu, 4/21/2016 - 3:12pm
You do not need to be an expert to create accessible content.
By BJ Wishinsky
Submitted on Fri, 4/22/2016 - 6:40pm
Why not to turn away job candidates because of their name, and other thoughts on diversity.
By Sophia Guevara
Submitted on Mon, 4/25/2016 - 4:06pm
A digital library's quest to provide digital access and resources to those who need it most.
By Alicia Hays
Submitted on Mon, 4/25/2016 - 4:50pm
From unavailable to open source: How an organization worked to make touchscreens accessible.
By Chad Leaman
Submitted on Wed, 4/27/2016 - 10:57am
We knew a year ago that success could look very different than what we expected. Who knew it would be so much more than we could have hoped?
By Leana Mayzlina
Submitted on Thu, 4/28/2016 - 3:29pm
Final Bowie vs. Prince Ride, wage gap alarm clock, the escaping octopus, and more in this month's Things We Like.
By Steph Routh – Content Manager
Submitted on Fri, 4/29/2016 - 1:30pm
Diversity is missing in our digital world; and one of our biggest hurdles is a misconception around access, which is the foundation of a concept called "digital equity."
By Amy Sample Ward – CEO