News & Press

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General News

Window-Eyes for Users of Microsoft Office TownHall Meeting

01-16-2014

Announcement of Town Hall Meeting - Follow up to: GW Micro Announces Global Window-Eyes Initiative for users of Microsoft Office!

Accessibility News

Music for All with Open Source Software

10-15-2013

Did you know that Louis Braille, who invented the language that allows blind people to read by touch, was an organist and cellist, and therefore also created a Braille language for reading music? Despite that, less than 1% of the repertoire is available for blind musicians, and what exists is hard to find, expensive, and requires complicated (and expensive) software to use.
See what happens when open sources, and music meet accessibility!

Music for All with Open Source Software

Program Announcements

AccessU at CSUN

03-17-2014

Sharron Rush, Executive Director of Knowbility Inc., presents a full day of AccessU training at the 29th CSUN Conference !

Services Announcements

AccessWorks Adds Video Captioning to Repertoire

12-13-2012

In addition to document remediation and user experience testing, Knowbility’s AccessWorkers are now doing video captioning and audio description as part of our AccessWorks offerings. AccessWorks employs people with disabilities as PDF compliance experts and web accessibility testers. AccessWorkers are in San Antonio, Dallas and Austin. We planning to add more workers as the jobs keep rolling in!

Press

GLOBAL COMPETITION SEEKS WEB PROS AND NONPROFIT ORGS TO MAKE THE WEB MORE ACCESSIBLE TO PEOPLE WIT

10-01-2013

Award winning community collaboration matches IT professionals, advocacy and arts organizations, and web accessibility experts to build a fully inclusive Web.

AccessU News

Knowbility and Environments for Humans Partner to Produce AccessU Summit

04-07-2014

Back by popular demand is the AccessU Summit, produced by Environments for Humans as part of their popular online Summit series. That means there are now two ways to attend John Slatin AccessU – in person for three days or online on May 12th!

AIR News

And the 2013 Open-AIR Competition Grand Prize Goes To

03-07-2014

Envelope please...Congratulations to Basic Semantics!

Newsletter

The Year in Review

12-18-2013

Hi, it’s Sharron Rush here sending season’s greetings and warm wishes for the holidays on behalf of all of us at Knowbility. What a year it has been for us and for the field of accessibility! I hope you will take a minute to hear what we have been up to and donate in support of our work.