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  1. A modest list of accessibility events at SXSWi

    by Sharron Rush

    Two themes continued to surface during this last glorious week spent with the accessibility tribe at the CSUN Conference on Assistive Technology .  One has to do with professionalization of the field and the other with communication to those other than the initiated. I …

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  2. The Amazing Accessible Internet Rally

    by Carolyn

    In eight hours, you could drive from Austin to New Orleans for soul food and zydeco, or you could head west to Roswell to find out if aliens really exist. You could take a trip to the Gulf, wriggle your toes in the sand, and come back home. You could get on a plane and fly to …

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  3. AIR-Interactive 2012 launches at Scholz Garden

    by Sharron Rush

    Scholz Garden has been serving beer in Austin, Texas since 1866 . And, since 1998, Knowbility's Accessible web design competition, the Accessibility Internet Rally for Austin (AIR-Austin) holds its kickoff at Scholz. It's a great Austin institution and we like to say that we …

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  4. More reflections on SXSW and accessibility

    by Sharron Rush

    There were more accessibility panels, and mentions of accessibility in other presentations than at any other time that I recall. Susan Gerhart is a software engineer who was at SXSW for the first time as a panelist. She has lost her sight to eye disease over the past several …

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  5. What was I thinking?

    by Sharron Rush

    Kelsey Ruger convinced me that Knowbility needed to blog as a way to participate in and share all the great momentum around accessibility these days. But to start a blog during SXSW was one of the least thought-through things I have done in a while. Sooooo much is happening and …

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