A Very Sweet Valentine’s Day

We don’t often make a big deal out of Valentine’s Day. Usually it involves looking at our restaurant gift card stash and picking a place where we want to go for dinner, having a great meal and only having to pay for tips because the rest is on the gift cards. But because restaurants are …

Pro-Wrestling Favorability Survey

For once, let’s take a survey not related to accessibility. This one’s about wrestling, specifically how you feel about and access programming from various companies. This survey is being conducted by Brandon Thurston (bhthurston@gmail.com), an independent researcher, writer, pro-wrestler, and sometimes business consultant who creates content associated with wrestlenomics.com. He plans to use the results …

I Want A Coronavirus For Christmas

No, I don’t have a death wish. Let me explain. First, imagine singing the “I want a hippopotamus for Christmas” song, but pronouncing Coronavirus like “Corin avris”. That’s how one of our screen-readers pronounces Coronavirus. Steve and I have gotten so used to pronouncing it that way that we have to make sure we say …

NVDA 2020 User Satisfaction Survey

NV Access has posted an extremely short survey to get a sense of the level of satisfaction its users have with the NVDA screen reader. There are only three questions. One asks you to rate how likely you are to suggest NVDA to others, one asks if you’re using it primarily for accessibility testing and …