Web4All Conference Notes – Day 3

Crowd sourcing accessibility evaluations 2013-6: 350 government web sites and 2,000 non-government sites have been evaluated for accessibly in China conformance testing included Automatic Evaluation Manual Assessment Crowd sourcing can integrate the power of crowds to solve the manual assessment bottleneck It was proposed in 2006 and has been used in reCaptcha, spoken wikipedia, labeling. […]

Security Notes WWW Conference 2017

Who controls the internet? “The Internet is built on top of intertwined network services, e.g., email, DNS, and content distribution networks operated by private or governmental organizations. Recent events have shown that these organizations may, knowingly or unknowingly, be part of global-scale security incidents including state-sponsored mass surveillance programs and large-scale DDoS attacks. For example, […]

Spatial Data on the Web notes from WWW conference 2017

From simple visualizations to sophisticated interactive tools, there is a growing reliance on data. Location information, or spatial data, is often a common thread running through such data; describing how things are positioned relative to the Earth in terms of coordinates and/or topology.- Spatial Data on the Web (WWW2017)

Web4All 2017 notes for April 3, 2017

Microsoft’s Inclusive HIring Microsoft’s David Masters started the day with a keynote discussing Microsoft’s Journey Towards Inclusion Microsoft has had a cultural shift in the last 18 months. Their new mission statement is: Empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more