ASSETS ’13- Proceedings of the 15th International ACM SIGACCESS Conference on Computers and Accessibility

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A haptic ATM interface to assist visually impaired users

  • Brendan Cassidy
  • Gilbert Cockton
  • Lynne Coventry

A web-based intelligibility evaluation of sign language video transmitted at low frame rates and bitrates

  • Jessica J. Tran
  • Rafael Rodriguez
  • Eve A. Riskin
  • Jacob O. Wobbrock

An empirical study of issues and barriers to mainstream video game accessibility

  • John R. Porter
  • Julie A. Kientz

AphasiaWeb: a social network for individuals with aphasia

  • Hannah Miller
  • Heather Buhr
  • Chris Johnson
  • Jerry Hoepner

Architecture of an automated therapy tool for childhood apraxia of speech

  • Avinash Parnandi
  • Virendra Karappa
  • Youngpyo Son
  • Mostafa Shahin
  • Jacqueline McKechnie
  • Kirrie Ballard
  • Beena Ahmed
  • Ricardo Gutierrez-Osuna

Audio-visual speech understanding in simulated telephony applications by individuals with hearing loss

  • Linda Kozma-Spytek
  • Paula Tucker
  • Christian Vogler

Bypassing lists: accelerating screen-reader fact-finding with guided tours

  • Tao Yang
  • Prathik Gadde
  • Robert Morse
  • Davide Bolchini

Comparing native signers’ perception of American Sign Language animations and videos via eye tracking

  • Hernisa Kacorri
  • Allen Harper
  • Matt Huenerfauth

Do you see what I see?: designing a sensory substitution device to access non-verbal modes of communication

  • M. Iftekhar Tanveer
  • A. S. M. Iftekhar Anam
  • Mohammed Yeasin
  • Majid Khan

Exploring the use of speech input by blind people on mobile devices

  • Shiri Azenkot
  • Nicole B. Lee

Eyes-free yoga: an exergame using depth cameras for blind & low vision exercise

  • Kyle Rector
  • Cynthia L. Bennett
  • Julie A. Kientz

Follow that sound: using sonification and corrective verbal feedback to teach touchscreen gestures

  • Uran Oh
  • Shaun K. Kane
  • Leah Findlater

Good fonts for dyslexia

  • Luz Rello
  • Ricardo Baeza-Yates

Improved inference and autotyping in EEG-based BCI typing systems

  • Andrew Fowler
  • Brian Roark
  • Umut Orhan
  • Deniz Erdogmus
  • Melanie Fried-Oken

Improving public transit accessibility for blind riders by crowdsourcing bus stop landmark locations with Google street view

  • Kotaro Hara
  • Shiri Azenkot
  • Megan Campbell
  • Cynthia L. Bennett
  • Vicki Le
  • Sean Pannella
  • Robert Moore
  • Kelly Minckler
  • Rochelle H. Ng
  • Jon E. Froehlich

IncluCity: using contextual cues to raise awareness on environmental accessibility

  • Jorge Goncalves
  • Vassilis Kostakos
  • Simo Hosio
  • Evangelos Karapanos
  • Olga Lyra

Answering visual questions with conversational crowd assistants

  • Walter S. Lasecki
  • Phyo Thiha
  • Yu Zhong
  • Erin Brady
  • Jeffrey P. Bigham

Physical accessibility of touchscreen smartphones

  • Shari Trewin
  • Cal Swart
  • Donna Pettick

Real time object scanning using a mobile phone and cloud-based visual search engine

  • Yu Zhong
  • Pierre J. Garrigues
  • Jeffrey P. Bigham

Safe walking technology for people with dementia: what do they want?

  • Kristine Holbø
  • Silje Bøthun
  • Yngve Dahl

Touchplates: low-cost tactile overlays for visually impaired touch screen users

  • Shaun K. Kane
  • Meredith Ringel Morris
  • Jacob O. Wobbrock

UbiBraille: designing and evaluating a vibrotactile Braille-reading device

  • Hugo Nicolau
  • João Guerreiro
  • Tiago Guerreiro
  • Luís Carriço

Uncovering information needs for independent spatial learning for users who are visually impaired

  • Nikola Banovic
  • Rachel L. Franz
  • Khai N. Truong
  • Jennifer Mankoff
  • Anind K. Dey

Visual complexity, player experience, performance and physical exertion in motion-based games for older adults

  • Jan Smeddinck
  • Kathrin M. Gerling
  • Saranat Tiemkeo

What health topics older adults want to track: a participatory design study

  • Jennifer L. Davidson
  • Carlos Jensen

Wheelchair-based game design for older adults

  • Kathrin M. Gerling
  • Regan L. Mandryk
  • Michael R. Kalyn

“Pray before you step out”: describing personal and situational blind navigation behaviors

  • Michele A. Williams
  • Amy Hurst
  • Shaun K. Kane

SESSION: Experience reports

How someone with a neuromuscular disease experiences operating a PC (and how to successfully counteract that)

  • Torsten Felzer
  • Stephan Rinderknecht

Mixed local and remote participation in teleconferences from a deaf and hard of hearing perspective

  • Christian Vogler
  • Paula Tucker
  • Norman Williams

POSTER SESSION: Posters and demos

A collection of conversational AAC-like communications

  • Keith Vertanen

A convenient heuristic model for understanding assistive technology adoption

  • Katherine Deibel

A path-guided audio based indoor navigation system for persons with visual impairment

  • Dhruv Jain
  • Akhil Jain
  • Rohan Paul
  • Akhila Komarika
  • M. Balakrishnan

A system helping blind people to get character information in their surrounding environment

  • Noboru Ohnishi
  • Tetsuya Matsumoto
  • Hiroaki Kudo
  • Yoshinori Takeuchi

Accessibility in smartphone applications: what do we learn from reviews?

  • Asm Iftekhar Anam
  • Mohammed Yeasin

An indoor human behavior gathering system toward future support for visually impaired people

  • Ryotaro Okada
  • Ikuko Yairi

An iOS reader for people with dyslexia

  • Luz Rello
  • Ricardo Baeza-Yates
  • Horacio Saggion
  • Clara Bayarri
  • Simone D. J. Barbosa

Auditory displays for accessible fantasy sports

  • Jared M. Batterman
  • Jonathan H. Schuett
  • Bruce N. Walker

Automatic image conversion to tactile graphic

  • Tyler J. Ferro
  • Dianne T. V. Pawluk

Brain-training software for stroke survivors

  • Lourdes Morales Villaverde
  • Sean-Ryan Smith
  • Sri Kurniawan

CamIO: a 3D computer vision system enabling audio/haptic interaction with physical objects by blind users

  • Huiying Shen
  • Owen Edwards
  • Joshua Miele
  • James M. Coughlan

Collaborative music application for visually impaired people with tangible objects on table

  • Shotaro Omori
  • Ikuko Eguchi Yairi

Comparison of reading accuracy between tactile pie charts and tactile band charts

  • Kosuke Araki
  • Tetsuya Watanabe

Computerized short-term memory treatment for older adults with aphasia: feedback from clinicians

  • Diana Molero Martin
  • Robert Laird
  • Faustina Hwang
  • Christos Salis

Crowd caption correction (CCC)

  • Rebecca Perkins Harrington
  • Gregg C. Vanderheiden

Designing an accessible clothing tag system for people with vision impairments

  • Michele A. Williams
  • Kathryn Ringland
  • Amy Hurst

Developing tactile icons to support mobile users with situationally-induced impairments and disabilities

  • Huimin Qian
  • Ravi Kuber
  • Andrew Sears

Evaluation of touch screen vibration accessibility for blind users

  • Amine Awada
  • Youssef Bou Issa
  • Joe Tekli
  • Richard Chbeir

Extending access to personalized verbal feedback about robots for programming students with visual impairments

  • Sekou L. Remy

How accessible is the process of web interface design?

  • Kirk Norman
  • Yevgeniy Arber
  • Ravi Kuber

How power wheelchair users choose computing devices

  • Patrick Carrington
  • Amy Hurst
  • Shaun K. Kane

Initial results from a critical review of research on technology for older and disabled people

  • Bláithín Gallagher
  • Helen Petrie

Interviewing blind photographers: design insights for a smartphone application

  • Dustin Adams
  • Tory Gallagher
  • Alexander Ambard
  • Sri Kurniawan

Involving clinical staff in the design of a support tool improve dental communication for patients with intellectual disabilities

  • Rachel Menzies
  • Daniel Herron
  • Lesley Scott
  • Ruth Freeman
  • Annalu Waller

Real-time captioning by non-experts with legion scribe

  • Walter S. Lasecki
  • Christopher D. Miller
  • Raja Kushalnagar
  • Jeffrey P. Bigham

Manual evaluation of synthesised sign language avatars

  • Robert Smith
  • Brian Nolan

Motion-games in brain injury rehabilitation: an in-situ multi-method study of inpatient care

  • Cynthia Putnam
  • Jinghui Cheng

Multilingual website assessment for accessibility: a survey on current practices

  • Silvia Rodríguez Vázquez
  • Anton Bolfing

Optimization of switch keyboards

  • Xiao (Cosmo) Zhang
  • Kan Fang
  • Gregory Francis

Page sample size in web accessibility testing: how many pages is enough?

  • Eric Velleman
  • Thea van der Geest

PlatMult: a multisensory platform with web accessibility features for low vision users

  • Marcio Oyamada
  • Jorge Bidarra
  • Clodis Boscarioli

PuffText: a voiceless and touchless text entry solution for mobile phones

  • Jackson Feijó Filho
  • Thiago Valle
  • Wilson Prata

SlideType: universal design text-entry interface for touchscreen devices

  • Xiao “Nikita” Xiong
  • Jon A. Sanford

Social platform for sharing accessibility information among people with disabilities: evaluation of a field assessment

  • Takahiro Miura
  • Ken-ichiro Yabu
  • Masatsugu Sakajiri
  • Mari Ueda
  • Junya Suzuki
  • Atsushi Hiyama
  • Michitaka Hirose
  • Tohru Ifukube

Standardization of real-time text in instant messaging

  • Mark Rejhon
  • Christian Vogler
  • Norman Williams
  • Gunnar Hellström

Supporting augmented and alternative communication using a low-cost gestural device

  • Matt Wheeler
  • Flynn Wolf
  • Ravi Kuber

Surveying the accessibility of touchscreen games for persons with motor impairments: a preliminary analysis

  • Yoojin Kim
  • Nita Sutreja
  • Jon Froehlich
  • Leah Findlater

The feasibility of eyes-free touchscreen keyboard typing

  • Keith Vertanen
  • Haythem Memmi
  • Per Ola Kristensson

The global public inclusive infrastructure (GPII)

  • Gregg C. Vanderheiden
  • Jutta Treviranus
  • Amrish Chourasia

The today and tomorrow of Braille learning

  • J. Guerreiro
  • D. Gonçalves
  • D. Marques
  • T. Guerreiro
  • H. Nicolau
  • K. Montague

Toward accessible technology for music composers and producers with motor disabilities

  • Adam J. Sporka
  • Ben L. Carson
  • Paul Nauert
  • Sri H. Kurniawan

Towards the development of haptic-based interface for teaching visually impaired arabic handwriting

  • Abeer S. Bayousuf
  • Hend S. Al-Khalifa
  • AbdulMalik S. Al-Salman

Uncovering the role of expectations on perceived web accessibility

  • Amaia Aizpurua
  • Myriam Arrue
  • Markel Vigo

VBGhost: a braille-based educational smartphone game for children

  • Lauren R. Milne
  • Cynthia L. Bennett
  • Richard E. Ladner

VisualComm: a tool to support communication between deaf and hearing persons with the Kinect

  • Xiujuan Chai
  • Guang Li
  • Xilin Chen
  • Ming Zhou
  • Guobin Wu
  • Hanjing Li

Web accessibility for older adults: effects of line spacing and text justification on reading web pages

  • Helen Petrie
  • Sorachai Kamollimsakul
  • Christopher Power

What did you say?: visually impaired students using bonephones in math class

  • Yee Chieh (Denise) Chew
  • Bruce N. Walker

POSTER SESSION: Student competition posters

Adaptive click-and-cross: an interaction technique for users with impaired dexterity

  • Louis Li

Blind guidance system using situation information and activity-based instruction

  • Eunjeong Ko