Wednesday, February 29, 2012

           Google is now trying to Increase Accessibility Of Google Services including Google Chrome, Youtube hence to grab more users to it. As Google Blog's Post, Google is aiming Better web accessibility has the potential To Increase Educational And Employment Opportunities, Provide Social Cohesion And Enable Independence for the people with disabilities. 

 So Google team has now announced a beta version of a Chrome Screen Reader Called ChromeVox. Demo of this version was shown after a break. It has also announced some Improved Shortcuts And Screen Reader Support In Google Docs, Sites and Calendar. YouTube has partnered in this improvement, with Automatic Captions Enabled For 135 Million Video Clips. Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) also posses an improvement by introducing Touch Exploration And Out-Of-Box Accessibility Activation

 Those features which increases Accesibility Features were introduced in this year's CSUN Accessibility Conference. And hope those Accessibility Features will help Google Inc as well as Google Users.