Inspiration

Making the web a more considerate place and highlighting the empathetic importance of designing for access.

What it does

Chrome extension suite tackling:

  • General visibility: font size, weight, color-corrections
  • Alternatives to pictures: completing alt tags
  • Accessibility shield: checking web page against accessibility rubrics, establishing trigger warnings / filters for sensitive material, detecting audio autoplay for hearing impaired people

How I built it

HTML, CSS, JavaScript, DigitalOcean, Python, Socket.io, Node.js, Google Vision API, Machine Learning, Computer Vision, Photoshop, Procreate

Challenges I ran into

Learning how to develop Chrome extensions in general--it was a first time for all of us..!

Accomplishments that I'm proud of

Getting different functionalities working!

What I learned

How to create Chrome extensions, both globally for browser actions and locally for page actions--and in general how to manipulate the browser's rendering of your content.

What's next for Oink

  • Enhancing color contrast for colorblind people
  • Implementing language simplifier for language learners
  • Adjusting blinking content for epileptic people
  • Enhancing hands-free interactions for those with physical disabilities - https://handsfree.js.org/#/
  • Evaluating websites with overall accessibility protocols and standards - http://accessibility.psu.edu/accommodations/

https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/16LmteR5B6sCeit7VjSAsg7rtVHNMzCgg-2FSopRrvYI/edit?usp=sharing

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