[games_access] Fwd: Accessibility tool

Ian Hamilton i_h at hotmail.com
Thu Mar 12 04:59:35 EDT 2015


There's a bit about its development up here:

http://www.mediaaccess.org.au/latest_news/general/introducing-glassbrick-australia’s-home-grown-screen-magnifier

Ian

----- Reply message -----
From: "Dan Fischbach" <blindwolf8 at gmail.com>
To: "IGDA Games Accessibility SIG Mailing List" <games_access at igda.org>
Subject: [games_access] Fwd: Accessibility tool
Date: Thu, Mar 12, 2015 01:01


Good find Tara! Thanks for sharing!

Dan Fischbach, Net+, MCP
W: danfischbach.com P: 609-458-7920
Proud NJIT (BS) and UCF/FIEA (MS) graduate
Please consider the environment before printing this email

On Wed, Mar 11, 2015 at 2:01 PM, Tara Voelker <tvoelker at igda-gasig.org>
wrote:

> Hi all!
>
> After my talk I met Sierra, who himself has some vision impairment. He is
> a developer who, on his own, developed an accessibility tool for screen
> magnification that's free to use.
>
> There is a really nice intro video on the website that shows off some of
> the features.
>
> Check it out!
> (Original email from Sierra with link below)
>
> -Tara
> Sent from my iPhone
>
> Begin forwarded message:
>
> *From:* Tara Voelker <tarav at readyatdawn.com>
> *Date:* March 11, 2015 at 10:52:03 AM PDT
> *To:* "tvoelker at igda-gasig.org" <tvoelker at igda-gasig.org>
> *Subject:* *FW: Accessibility tool*
>
>
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Gmail [mailto:sierraasher at gmail.com <sierraasher at gmail.com>]
> Sent: Friday, March 06, 2015 4:42 PM
> To: Tara Voelker
> Subject: Accessibility tool
>
> Hi Tara! I really appreciated your talk. Glassbrick | screen magnifier is
> the name of the tool. It is design to help people with vision impairments
> use PCs but i find it is also quite useful for developing accessible
> graphics. And for playing games that have hard to see things. The website
> is www.glassbrick.org and also on
> Facebook.com/glassbrickMagnifier.Glassbrick completely free and I really
> let people know about. So if you have any other advice on how to do so I'd
> love to know.
>
> Thank you
> Sierra
>
>
> _______________________________________________
> games_access mailing list
> games_access at igda.org
> https://pairlist7.pair.net/mailman/listinfo/games_access
> The main SIG website page is http://igda-gasig.org
>
>
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <https://pairlist7.pair.net/pipermail/games_access/attachments/20150312/4d654c27/attachment-0001.html>
-------------- next part --------------
_______________________________________________
games_access mailing list
games_access at igda.org
https://pairlist7.pair.net/mailman/listinfo/games_access
The main SIG website page is http://igda-gasig.org


More information about the games_access mailing list