Library of Congress seeking ‘smart devices’ for the blind and visually impaired


The devices for audio playback must be commercially available for the general public, portable, battery operated and chargeable, according to the library's RFP.

Microsoft and VA partner to bring accessible gaming to veterans


The company is donating its Xbox Adaptive Controller to 22 VA Medical Centers across the country.

Improving federal solicitations’ ‘scary low’ Section 508 accessibility compliance


GSA's new, AI-enabled Solicitation Review Tool is scheduled to launch before the end of the fiscal year.

Page-load speeds, accessibility issues hamper federal website experience, ITIF says


Many of the federal government's most popular websites are not fast, mobile friendly or accessible for users with disabilities, according to a new report by the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation.