Articles for the ‘cvaa’ Category

FCC Requires Mobile Phone Manufacturers and Service Providers to Make Internet Browsers Accessible to the Blind and Visually Impaired by October 2013

On April 29, 2013, the FCC released a Second Report and Order addressing the accessibility requirements of Internet browsers on mobile phones for the blind and visually impaired that it failed to address in January 2012 when it released a Report and Order implementing provisions of the Twenty-First Century Communications and Video Accessibility Act of [...]

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Highlights: 21st Century Communications and Video Accessibility Act (CVAA)

Twenty-First Century Communications and Video Accessibility Act of 2010 – Pub. L. 111-260 BackgroundOn October 8, 2010, President Obama signed the Twenty-First Century Communications and Video Accessibility Act (CVAA) into law. The CVAA updates federal communications law to increase the access of persons with disabilities to modern communications. The CVAA makes sure that accessibility laws [...]

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