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Re: Mobile App Accessibility


From: Patrick Burke
Date: May 20, 2011 3:00PM

Hi Jenni,

W3C documents may be daunting, but they do address this issue directly.

Mobile Web Application Best Practices

Relationship between Mobile Web Best Practices (MWBP) and Web Content
Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG):

Maybe not an ideal start, but worth a shot.


At 01:26 PM 5/20/2011, McDonald, Jennifer wrote:
>Hi everyone,
>Does anyone have any information about best development practices when
>creating a native mobile app? I understand that devices either include
>accessibility software, or software can be purchased for them, but what
>can be done on a development side to make sure that the application
>works well with the accessibility functions of the device. I haven't
>been able to find any information online regarding this yet.
>Thank you,
>Jeni McDonald

Patrick J. Burke

UCLA Disabilities &
Computing Program

Phone: 310 206-6004
E-mail: burke <at> ucla. edu
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