Eleanor Robinson Present Paper at the A11Y - Bos 12 Accessibilty Conference
Salem, MA September 15, 2012
Eleanor Robinson, Chief Operating Officer of 7-128 Software,
presented a talk, "Accessibility for Silver Users" at the A11Y - Bos 12 Accesibility Conference in Boston.
The talk was an update of the paper, "Gaming and Accessibility - A Collision Course", written by Robinson and Stephanie Walker of the AbleGamers Foundation.
The talk covered the accessibility features needed for older users.
It covered the magnitude of the problem, and how paying attention to their needs can help make web access, software and mobile technologies better for all users.
Over 100 stakeholders attended the conference.
ABOUT 7-128 Software
7-128 Software, a small Salem software company, is unique in that many of its mainstream videogames are designed from the start to be playable also by blind, deaf, or motion impaired gamers.
Its more than 30 games include the Inspector Cyndi in Newport series, word games, and puzzle games. Itís game, Here comes the Duck! is possibly the only computer game anywhere playable by a blind two-year old.
For more information contact:
Cynthia A. Geller V.P. Marketing and Sales 7-128 Software