Since 1980, closed captioning has appeared on television screens across the United States. Today, that same technology may be coming to your eyeglasses. As the information age takes hold, how we transmit digital information to individuals with disabilities is fundamentally changing.
On Thursday, July 17, I attended the FCC’s “Accessing Social Media” event with other Rock Creekers, Lauren Villeneuve and Tiara Kennedy. The event brought together social media and accessibility experts from the federal government and private sector to discuss best practices to ensure social media is accessible to every individual.Read More: A “Captionable” World »