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#gaad Vishal Yadav @vishalyadavgcc๐Ÿ” What to look for when taking photos for people with accessibility needs. 1๏ธโƒฃ: Signage #GAAD #a11y
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Tim Cook @tim_cook๐Ÿ”Thank you ๐Ÿ™ for welcoming me and today! Thrilled to work with you to expand coding education. twitter.com
Tim Cook @tim_cook๐Ÿ”Apple is celebrating Global Accessibility Awareness Day by making coding more inclusive for students across the count twitter.com ry. Because when we say Everyone Can Code, we mean everyone.
#gaad OwlTrace @owl_trace๐Ÿ” Our booth! #GAAD #LifeatAtt
Microsoft @Microsoft๐Ÿ”Game on: Introducing the new Xbox Adaptive Controller. #GAAD msft.social
EdSpeakers Co-op @EdSpeakersCo๐Ÿ” Global Accessibility Awareness Day puts inclusive tech in the spotlight cnet.co #atchat #a11y #gaad
John Cooney @jmtb02๐Ÿ” 2MDโ€™s PSVR release includes new accessibility options: Route colors can be customized for those with impaired color acuity. The game can be played sitting (w/ adjustable height) for those unable to stand. VR comfort measures also minimize motion sickness.
Jon Hunt @JonHuntSLT๐Ÿ”Look! A digital accessibility design guide for ! The first shiny output from our . Feat. work from , Tim Neate, Jane Marshall and me!
Melanie Lybarger @MelanieLybarger๐Ÿ”โ€œThe only disability is when people cannot see the human potential.โ€โ€• - via
Ability Anyware @AbilityAnyware๐Ÿ” Looking forward to May 16, 2019! Mark your calendars! #GAAD twitter.com
OneNote Central @OneNoteC๐Ÿ”Microsoft is running an impressive campaign.
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Joe Devon ยฎ @joedevon๐Ÿ”Looking forward to May 16, 2019! Mark your calendars! #GAAD twitter.com
Joe Devon ยฎ @joedevon๐Ÿ”Thanks so much! Until next year! #GAAD twitter.com
Nicole German @NicGerman๐Ÿ”We make things all people love, todayโ€”Global Accessibility Awareness Dayโ€”and every day. Find more information (and a local event!) at โค๏ธ


Antonio Vieira Santos ๐Ÿ’™ ๐Ÿ”ด #GAAD #AXSChat @akwyz๐Ÿ”Global elderly & disabled assistive devices market was valued at $14 billion in 2015-Expected to surpass $26 billion twitter.com by 2024 via
Swansea Association Independent Living (SAIL) CIC @Swansea_Il_Cic๐Ÿ”The internet should include everyone, so that everyone can contribute, therefore is hugely important for the internet, the diversity of individuals produces better products.
Timothy Buck @TimothyBuckSF๐Ÿ”In case you missed it, we published episode 001 of yesterday, Global Accessibility Awareness Day.

I know Iโ€™m bi twitter.com ased ๐Ÿ˜„, but I think you should check it out. This topic is important.

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Ginger Lerner-Wren @JudgeWren๐Ÿ”Great to see , from , from , from , from and our friends and on the top Influencers.
Global Awareness Day.
Swansea Association Independent Living (SAIL) CIC @Swansea_Il_Cic๐Ÿ” Access is for everybody, it needs to be a 360 approach to ensure equal access to all. #GAAD #AXSChat
Ana Barbuta @Kittenmeowncer๐Ÿ”The end of a very busy, very productive work week that made feel lots of happy feels. Now it's time to Netflix and iftar. #GAAD #Ramadan
Hook 42 @hook42inc๐Ÿ”So You Want to Become an Accessibility Specialist by

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Victoria Toni @VictoriaToni3๐Ÿ”Today, our Office for Civil Rights announced a new technical assistance initiative to assist schools, districts, state education agencies, libraries, colleges & universities in making their websites and online programs accessible to everyone.
Swansea Association Independent Living (SAIL) CIC @Swansea_Il_Cic๐Ÿ”I just got my hands on the iconic new Xbox controller At our event today. Awesome job ๐Ÿ‘
Swansea Association Independent Living (SAIL) CIC @Swansea_Il_Cic๐Ÿ”A modern day hero Saqib Shaih presents at . Why is he my hero? Saqib invented probably one of the greatest hints at where we are going and what might be possible in the world of and
Dmytro Okunyev @dmytrookunyev๐Ÿ”It's Global Accessibility Awareness Day! Looking for an -related read?

๐Ÿ“šGrab a paperback or ebook of Accessibility for Everyone or an ebook of our Color Accessibility Workflows Brief.

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Allen Hoffman @twithoff๐Ÿ” Page with a little video about the reith typeface - being discussed right now at #BBCAAD18 #GAAD

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Glenn Ostrosky @GlennOstrosky๐Ÿ”New features to help create accessible content, and ensure diverse teams can collaborate inclusively, are launching in soon. Learn more:

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cherry ๐Ÿค– @cherryrae๐Ÿ”Days like not only help to make people aware of the need for accessibility, it helps them understand it, build empat twitter.com hy etc but you know what else???

It refuels those of us that are constantly striving and working hard to advocate and educate and that is ๐Ÿ™Œ thank you


shelley stern grach @shelleystern๐Ÿ”Today we announced new technology & resources to help everyone do more. There is so much to celebrate this โ€“ and much work ahead.
Psycho path @Mr_doped๐Ÿ”A 12-year-old boy's invention from more than 200 years ago has something in common with our technology for people who are blind or low vision.
Leslie Hinson @patternflygirl๐Ÿ”It's Global Accessibility Awareness Day! To celebrate, we're sharing an update on the progress we've made to improve our approach to accessibility and inclusion. Special thank you to the Governor Morehead School
cherry ๐Ÿค– @cherryrae๐Ÿ”Another busy day for me but Iโ€™m still hearing about amazing things that happened for this yearโ€™s Global Accessibility twitter.com Awareness Day and as said, ugh is it good for the soul.

Much ๐Ÿ’™ for everyone thatโ€™s working to move accessibility forward


Joanna Gorin @joanna_gorin๐Ÿ”Great job by the ETS team bringing together experts and vendors and even a student-pianist to entertain the crowds for
Tech Blog @TechBlog๐Ÿ”Thank you Ian for a great conversation and article on the future of .."I think it's our job to give the right foundation, a platform and the capability, to adapt.. I want to see technology be much more that bridge"
John Arrowsmith @johnarro๐Ÿ”Make sure you capitalize the first letter of each word in hashtags so that screen reader software reads out each word separately. It also makes them !
AudioEye @audioeyeinc๐Ÿ”If youโ€™re feeling inspired after , here are 10 Small Changes To Build Accessibility Into Your Website by via twitter.com
klimentina klimentye @vansjourneys๐Ÿ”Thank you ๐Ÿ™ for welcoming me and today! Thrilled to work with you to expand coding education.
Jenny Sealey @GraeaeJennyS๐Ÿ”In celebration of () we're sharing our short animation explaining the Social Model of , the important approach to disability and access which informs our work and fosters real inclusion >>
Zoe Tagboto @ZTagboto๐Ÿ”On Global Accessibility Awareness Day, we're helping businesses build more inclusive websites and products with a new suite of accessibility resources on โ†’
#IncomeTax @JaboursTx๐Ÿ”: Watch the second video of an series on understanding tax terms for American Sign Language interpreters
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Madhumitha @madhumithav8๐Ÿ”Today is Global Accessibility Awareness Day! Towards a seamless physical and virtual experience for persons with disabilities. We need technology that is unbiased, empathetic and adaptive to everyone's ability. My take on our journey at
Aisha Blake @ #RevConf @AishaBlake๐Ÿ”Another fantastic reason for ! It's not just for ย folks like me. Many hearing friends and colleagues say they turn them on when available (online and TV)
Doctoe @Doctoe๐Ÿ”Microsoft are doing all kinds of incredible accessibility work across the whole business. And out of all of those projects & product areas, for his tweet the CEO of Microsoft chose to highlight the importance of accessibility in gaming.
FLOP @FLOPMTL๐Ÿ”I just finished RUINS OF ZELDA, a rom hack for The Legend of Zelda (NES). It contains no enemies and no items. Explore at your own pace. However you wish.

Just in time for too!


Fraser Hood @fraserhood๐Ÿ”Mark your calendars, the 8th Global Accessibility Awareness Day will be on Thursday May 16, 2019
Swetha Sethu-Jones @swethas๐Ÿ”Today is Global Accessibility Awareness Day! We sat down with Kirtika Bhuva, UX & UI lead at , to hear how she got into accessibility and her advice for improving accessibility practice wherever you are. Check it out:
Isabelle Chandler @IsaChandler๐Ÿ”Delighted with soufiane to be presenting the European norms of easy to read in the university of Valencia a day after the General Accessibility Awareness Day . The event gathers editors, teachers, policymakers who show a great interest in making information accessible!
Chris Power @cdspower๐Ÿ”Accessibility helps me play games with old friends and make new ones. So excited to see the industry making strides to improving accessibility for gamers.
Greg Powrie @gregor_powrie๐Ÿ”Following the success of this year's relaxed performance of Cinderella, we're also thrilled that in Jan 2019, we'll be offering a relaxed showing of our forthcoming panto Sleeping Beauty. Find out more about what this entails at
Mario Neuhold @mrioa๐Ÿ”The story behind this accessible Xbox controller is so cool... The design, the way in which it was developed alongside users and advocacy groups, the extensibility. Thoughtful, considerate choices every step of the way.
Andre Polykanine @AndrePolykanine๐Ÿ”Marking with brand new website, with folks from my team beaming like cheshire cats (we're happy folk!) on the front page. Every nugget of joy you could ever wish for, from product features to inclusivehiring. Check it out!
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Yes, those are rock band drum pedals for gas/brake/rev ๐Ÿ˜
Rolando Mendez @rolypepe๐Ÿ”Tomorrow is Global Accessibility Awareness Day ! Together, let's raise awareness about digital and for the 1 billion+ people w/ disabilities. Check out the link to learn more & resources on how to get involved:
Debra Ruh @debraruh๐Ÿ”Thanks for the kind words Aena. #GAAD twitter.com
Model eLearning @modelelearning๐Ÿ”Yesterday was Global Accessibility Awareness Day. This easy setting allows you to add image descriptions and aids twitter.com on Twitter.
Tere Gonzรกlez @globaltere๐Ÿ”Announcing the official launch of , an online of and adapted to the needs and likes of persons with !

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AleSuizzo @ASuizzo๐Ÿ”Apple is celebrating Global Accessibility Awareness Day by making coding more inclusive for students across the country. Because when we say Everyone Can Code, we mean everyone.
quantomstudios @quantomstudios๐Ÿ” ? It's Global Accessibility Awareness Day! In honor of , we're bringing you tools to make classrooms and learnin twitter.com g more accessible, with and Education!
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Debra Ruh @debraruh๐Ÿ”So agree Gavin. Thanks for the leadership #GAAD twitter.com
Eve Reiland @BadassActivist๐Ÿ”It's time to and portray hard of hearing, deaf and disabled people in the media. Proud that & National Disability Leadership Alliance are partnering on !
SapientRazorfish @SR_๐Ÿ”For Global Accessibility Day, Publicis.Sapient Toronto launched an accessible e-commerce demo store: twitter.com
Lisa Magill @lisaamagill๐Ÿ”Prior to I can honestly say that digital accessibility was never made a priority within my other . As a matt twitter.com er of fact, I donโ€™t recall it ever coming up. Let's chat about why more startups need to prioritize accessibility:
Pasilobus @PasilobusHQ๐Ÿ” Thanks to @Microsoft for making gaming more accessible #GAAD #gaming #accessibility @MSFTEnable news.microsoft.com
Ana Muรฑoz @AnaEuMunoz๐Ÿ”Join us in celebrating Global Accessibility Awareness Day!

Go behind the scenes and meet our teams who are working to make our games more accessible for players around the world >> ||


Sean Traigle @SATraigle๐Ÿ”The Deaf Learn Now program aims to establish a new standard in accessibilityโ€”ground up, deaf-first design. See how they're using Canvas to help create an accessible experience for Deaf learners.
kristen mccartney @KMBnorthumbria๐Ÿ”In their roll-out of Ally, Davidson Institute found it was important faculty not view the accessibility scoring as โ€œpassing a testโ€ rather part of a broader mission toward inclusivity. The work is never done.
Emma Martinez @pepsirat_emma๐Ÿ”Check out the updated BDA Dyslexia Friendly Style Guide highlighting the importance of spacing in letters, words & lines - studies show this is as critical as fonts
Alessandra Bautze @abautze๐Ÿ”For my 21st Birthday, I decided to climb a mountain with friends and film it. The Playback Project: A documentary project which showcases people with disabilities sharing how they've made their passions accessible to them. ๐ŸŽฅโ™ฟ๏ธ
Stephany Kharko @kharko_aj๐Ÿ” As we celebrated Global Accessibility Awareness Day (), we announced the Xbox Adaptive Controller, w twitter.com hich will make gaming more for all. MSFTEnable via carainholland
Emma Jane Owens @EmJOwens๐Ÿ”We've changed our settings and encourage everybody else to! Takes 1 minute.
Truant Pixel @TruantPixel๐Ÿ” 2MDโ€™s PSVR release includes new accessibility options: Route colors can be customized for those with impaired col twitter.com or acuity. The game can be played sitting (w/ adjustable height) for those unable to stand. VR comfort measures also minimize motion sickness.
McMaster Recreation @MacRecreation๐Ÿ”Longer cords on debit machines. More contrast for on-screen menus. Better ways to stock items.

Just some of the ways we're making food more accessible on campus. |


Aira @airaio๐Ÿ”We're still so excited we had the opportunity to share our plans with you yesterday on . Hoping we'll see more Aira twitter.com Explorers all over the world receive their kit like did here
Michael Hingson @mhingson๐Ÿ”Aira will do a live description of the (ring emoji) on May 19 from 4-5am PST (11am-12pm GMT) so everyone can take part in the festivities! We'll share information on how to join shortly โ€“ stay tuned!
Cara Antoine @carainholland๐Ÿ” As we celebrated Global Accessibility Awareness Day (), we announced the Xbox Adaptive Controller, which will ma twitter.com ke gaming more for all.
Disability Rights AR @DRArkansas๐Ÿ”Yesterday was Global Accessibility Awareness Day. Check out Microsoft's new accessible Xbox controller! What accessibility devices do you use?


Nicole Windmann @NicoleWindmann๐Ÿ”Help make Global Accessibility Awareness Day trend on Twitter May 17 by including the hashtag. Together, let's raise awareness about digital and inclusion for the one billion+ people w/ disabilities.
Nicole Windmann @NicoleWindmann๐Ÿ”Yes, an exciting exchange. It showed perfectly the diversity of and . It was so motivating to talk to all of you and twitter.com see all the different approaches to make the world a more inclusive one.
Sondra O'Connell @SondraOConnell๐Ÿ”Two sites with the latest inclusive developments and accessibility tools for empowering everyone, just refreshed and relaunched for .
Microsoft Accessibility:
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