Accessibility metrics and JIRA

Many companies use JIRA for bug-tracking and JIRA’s query language can help you pull out some great metrics for managing your company’s product accessibility. Needle in the Haystack The first key to JIRA tracking is to understand how to find accessibility issues. Most companies will use the term accessibility to reference data access, servers offline, […]

Ubiquitous Transactions – Financial Future and Accessibility

This short presentation was created for the Wearable Computing Solutions panel at the M-Enabling Summit 2016. It introduces some new and upcoming standards that could simplify financial transactions and thus making them more accessible. Ubiquitous Transactions – Financial Future and Accessibility from Ted Drake

Notes from G3ict International Briefing: Inclusive Financial Services for Seniors and Persons with Disabilities

I was invited to represent Intuit at a meeting in Paris to discuss how International financial institutions could provide accessible experiences for their customers and employees. The event was organized by G3ICT and built upon the work done for the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. The following are notes I’ve extracted from […]

Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

The CRPD is an international resolution to increase the rights and opportunities for people with disabilities. This builds upon the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, but adds support for those that need it the most. The rights enumerated in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, in a perfect world, would be enough to protect everyone. […]

Future Accessibility for Financial Services for Seniors and Persons with Disabilities

This short presentation was an introduction to a panel discussion on how financial institutions can use new technology to provide accessible solutions. It was part of this event: G3ict Hosts International Briefing: Inclusive Financial Services for Seniors and Persons with Disabilities, Paris, France Future Accessibility for Financial Services for Seniors and Persons with Disabilities from […]