Test the leading edge of accessibility with aXe Coconut and axe-core 3.0-alpha | Deque Systems
"Thanks to our partner Mitsue-Links, we added Japanese localization to our infrastructure in addition to Dutch. We've also written new documentation for rules and debugging CI."
A smartphone accessibility primer; or, how I learned to stop worrying and master mobile accessibility » Simply Accessible
"VoiceOver gestures are fixed and universal, so moving from one device to another is seamless. The same applies to TalkBack out of the box, but there you also have some control with regards to assigning specific gestures to various commands. All iOS devices have the same basic layout, while Android devices are much more varied, depending on the manufacturer."
"It enables you to create WAI-ARIA guidelines compliant modal dialogs, with confidence and with minimal configuration. At just 1.9kb minified and gzipped, its a tiny library for big change."
eBay’s Font Loading Strategy | eBay Tech Blog
"Once the font download is complete, a font flag is set on the localStorage. One thing to note — even though the font flag is set, we do not update the current view with the custom font. It is done on the next page visit with Step 2 above kicking in."
iPhone XX Futurology – Mike Rundle – Medium
"Patent #7535468 describes a fantastical technology where in-between the thousands of pixels that comprise the display, there are thousands of tiny cameras lenses that can take photos and stitch together the result."
Amazon Introduces a New Member of the Echo Family: Echo Spot
"Echo Spot delivers everything you love about Alexa with a smaller design and the added convenience of a circular screen so that Alexa can show you things. The all-new Echo Spot is $129.99 and is available for pre-order at www.amazon.com/echospot. It will begin shipping in December."