Google Unveils New Accessibility Initiatives

Posted by on May 9, 2019 in Blog | Comments Off on Google Unveils New Accessibility Initiatives

Source: Disability Scoop /
by Shaun Heasley | May 9, 2019

Tech giant Google says it is working on multiple projects designed to improve day-to-day life for people with various disabilities.

At its annual developer conference this week, the company revealed several accessibility initiatives.

Google CEO Sundar Pichai demonstrated how a new Live Caption feature on Android phones will transcribe any audio or video — no matter its origin — in real time and allow users who don’t speak to respond by typing.

To continue reading please click here >>>