ADA Compliance and You

ADA logo - Americans with Disabilities

The More You Know A few weeks back I got a call from a confused compatriot: “One of my clients just got a warning letter that their website isn’t ADA compliant, and they have to fix it before they get sued. Know anything about this?” Who knew?¬†was my first thought, followed quickly by a cascade … Keep Readin’

Transformation

So, here’s a thing about me: I don’t really have my own story to tell. I’ve traveled, played in bands, befriended hundreds, rich and poor, and animals and very old trees; I have obtained equal enjoyment from taco trucks and Michelin starred restaurant food, I have loved good company and alone-ness in great metropoles and … Keep Readin’

Just show up. The end.

I never really used to understand it when people told me they were impressed with my performance just because I’d show up to a meeting on time or hit a deadline. See, I’m not 100% consistent on hitting deadlines. When you’re in development and working on projects with clients, sometimes there are delays. Sometimes it’s … Keep Readin’

Something Happened

The first few years I taught computers to K-5 grade at a little local charter school, we were working with an unmatched set of donated machines that were running everything from Windows NT to Vista. The computers were…unreliable, at best, when it came to performance. Some of the monitors were pretty sketchy, too; mostly they were big, old CRTs that weighed about eighty pounds, screens slowly wobbling left and right like an Air Dancer in slow-mo, and run through with glowing lines. There was a reason those things were donated, and it wasn’t because the previous owners had kind hearts and wanted to provide a superior computer learning experience for young children. There was an oft-heard cry in that tiny, hot room full of frustrated children and one frazzled human woman trying to make sense of the various error messages.

“MS. JESS, SOMETHING HAPPENED!”

Keep Readin’Something Happened