Hanselminutes Podcast 125 - Accessibility in Web and Rich Applications
My one-hundred-and-twenty-fifth podcast is up. In this episode Scott talks to Saqib Shaikh, a developer for Microsoft Consulting Services in the UK, who is also blind. They chat about accessibility in Windows, on the Web and in the next generation of Web Applications written with AJAX and Silverlight.
UPDATE: Here's Saqib, Dan and I on Channel 9 talking about accessibility. Saqib gives a demo of how he uses his Windows Mobile phone without sight.
Saqib Shaikh and Scott Hanselman: Designing for Accessibility
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* Picture of Saqib from James Senior's blog.