Julieanne King talks about moving content on pages and ADHD

Julieanne says when she’s information seeking, trying to accomplish a task, movement on the screen, that is not something that she causes to happen or choose to happen can absolutely derail her.



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Tori Clark talks about visible labels and Dragon

Tori points out that using speech input like Dragon Naturally Speaking is hard when there’s no visual label, or the visual label doesn’t match the programmatic label.

She also says that developers need to understand that assistive technology users is a category of users that encompass more than just screen reader users.



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Holly Schroeder talks about working memory and ADD

Holly Schroeder says she navigates away immediately if a page is too busy. Too much stimuli overwhelms her. She can’t process the information properly, and that interferes with her ability to complete what she was trying to do in the first place!



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Holly Schroeder talks about essential tremors and worsening vision

Holly Schroeder explains that when a touch target is too small she may not be able to complete a task because she doesn’t have the fine motor control to tap her finger on the right area of the screen.



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