@wauz @devinprater

One of the things Microsoft is good at is funding UI research to see how people use computers and to meet national procurment laws they put the hard work into accessibility.

I watched emacsconf.org/2019/talks/08/ as an idea to try and understand how to use a computer without vision, but it could also help to have examples of use.

Someone once posted a recording a of screen reader going through an emojii heavy post, to make it very clear how annoying it is.

@alienghic @wauz Okay. Since a few people have asked about it, during my two week vacation, I'll work on documenting how blind people use computers. It'll be anopen Github... Sourcehut? Org-mode document because Emacs, and videos may be made in the future.

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@tychosoft @devinprater @alienghic @wauz@muenchen.social

not everyone is bowing to that bullying pressure. Thanks for that IRC link, I'll follow up on it. Here's a cool story about a state government switching, and I think that since the city of Munich gets to provide accessibility services to people, and they've all switched away from Microsoft, there might be something larger commanding development (an entire city in this case) towards a better designed user land.

zdnet.com/article/linux-not-wi

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@tychosoft @alienghic @abbaxi Oh yes, I've read about that. Hopefully, if there's a blind person working in the city government, developers there will help out and push results upstream.

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