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Why isn't your website accessible? The top 5 (inexcusable) excuses
July 18, 2017
Don't leave anyone out who wants to learn about your products or services.
From Watertown to Capitol Hill: Perkins promotes assistive technology at D.C. briefing
June 28, 2017
Members of Congress heard from Perkins accessibility expert Marla Runyan on the importance of assistive technology for people with disabilities.
Top 5 takeaways from Perkins' web accessibility workshop
June 16, 2017
Perkins Access experts, along with ADA architect Bobby Silverstein, covered user experience, legal and technical aspects of accessibility.
5 ways to go digital like someone who's blind
May 18, 2017
On Global Accessibility Awareness Day, learn how to browse websites, use smartphones and much more without vision.
BlindSquare provides improved transportation information with BlindWays
April 6, 2017
Perkins partners with MIPsoft, makers of the popular BlindSquare app, to help more travelers with visual impairments find bus stops in the Boston area.
Is your website accessible?
March 21, 2017
Here’s what you need to know to make your organization’s website in compliance with updated federal rules.
BlindWays app voted favorite new product
January 13, 2017
Mass Innovation Night’s crowd honors Perkins’ smartphone app that helps people who are blind locate bus stops.
Perkins launches BlindWays app
September 20, 2016
New smartphone app helps commuters who are blind find bus stops and travel more independently.
Driverless vehicle tested at Perkins
September 2, 2016
Optimus Ride partners with Perkins to test self-driving technology that will revolutionize transportation for people who are blind.
The urgency of online accessibility
August 18, 2016
Q&A with Bill Oates: Why non-accessible websites are no longer good enough for governments and businesses.