Profile

Cover photo
Dennis Lembree
Works at eBay
Attended University of Michigan
Lives in Cupertino, CA
476 followers|99,564 views
AboutPostsPhotosYouTube+1's

Stream

Dennis Lembree

commented on a video on YouTube.
Shared publicly  - 
 
Excellent, thank you!
2
Add a comment...

Dennis Lembree

commented on a video on YouTube.
Shared publicly  - 
 
Great video! My comments:

1. Tab+Arrow should be used not only because it's better logically, but it's the WCAG recommendation. People need to be educated and start implementing the correct way.

2. ARIA is needed to support users of assistive technologies like screen readers.

3. Yes, great idea on the tooltip for the tab+arrow pattern.

Also, can simplify for devs by removing aria-hidden and aria-expanded attributes from the panel containers. Aria-hidden is not needed if hiding panel content correctly with the CSS (display:none). Aria-expanded is not needed because only one panel is shown at a time, and the tabs already have an aria-selected state on them.
1
Add a comment...

Dennis Lembree

commented on a video on YouTube.
Shared publicly  - 
 
This Jack White cover is SO MUCH BETTER than the original by U2.
6
Arno Somers (snowlife007)'s profile photoDennis Lembree's profile photo
2 comments
 
U2 are a sell-out, and they haven't been cool since 1988...
Add a comment...

Dennis Lembree

commented on a video on YouTube.
Shared publicly  - 
 
Nice explanations. For the signup example, better to left-align the hint text to help screen magnifier users (and mobile).
1
Add a comment...

Dennis Lembree

commented on a video on YouTube.
Shared publicly  - 
 
As Marco attempts a complicated screen reader demo, the Twitter page plainly displays a tweet from the Twitter A11Y team congratulating Easy Chirp :-)
3
Olivier Nourry's profile photo
 
Perfect timing! ;-)
Add a comment...

Dennis Lembree

commented on a video on YouTube.
Shared publicly  - 
2
1
James Pullicino's profile photo
Add a comment...
Have him in circles
476 people
Nick DeNardis's profile photo
Евгений Жуков's profile photo
Cynthia Phelps (aka the GeekGurl)'s profile photo
Jason Kiss's profile photo
Sagar Patil's profile photo
Lyndsay Johnson's profile photo
Glenda Watson Hyatt's profile photo
Chris Rodriguez's profile photo
Jared Smith's profile photo

Dennis Lembree

commented on a video on YouTube.
Shared publicly  - 
 
"508 Refresh--Apple's more likely to support longdesc" Ha ha ha ha ha!
2
2
Natalie Patrice Tucker's profile photoSteve Faulkner's profile photo
Add a comment...

Dennis Lembree

commented on a video on YouTube.
Shared publicly  - 
 
Thanks for posting. I had similar results as it didn't work with Win7/IE11/JAWS 15. #a11y   #captcha  
1
Kevin Lanahan's profile photo
 
Thanks for posting. I was wondering how Google was going to track a mouse movement when someone doesn't use a mouse. 
Add a comment...

Dennis Lembree

commented on a video on YouTube.
Shared publicly  - 
 
Pour out remaining coffee in sink? Blasphemy!
3
Add a comment...

Dennis Lembree

commented on a video on YouTube.
Shared publicly  - 
 
Love this!!!
1
Add a comment...

Dennis Lembree

commented on a video on YouTube.
Shared publicly  - 
 
Great talk! One thing though, if the "web is meant for everyone", why are nearly all web designers and developers breaking web accessibility so badly?
1
Add a comment...

Dennis Lembree

commented on a video on YouTube.
Shared publicly  - 
1
Add a comment...
People
Have him in circles
476 people
Nick DeNardis's profile photo
Евгений Жуков's profile photo
Cynthia Phelps (aka the GeekGurl)'s profile photo
Jason Kiss's profile photo
Sagar Patil's profile photo
Lyndsay Johnson's profile photo
Glenda Watson Hyatt's profile photo
Chris Rodriguez's profile photo
Jared Smith's profile photo
Work
Occupation
Web Accessibility Expert
Skills
I specialize in web accessibility. Skills includes ARIA, HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.
Employment
  • eBay
    Sr Product Manager, Accessibility, 2014 - present
  • PayPal
    Web Developer, 2011 - 2014
  • RIM
    Sr Software Developer, 2008 - 2011
  • Yodlee
    Senior UI Engineer, 2007 - 2008
  • Ford (contract)
    User Interface Engineer, 2006 - 2007
  • Google (contract)
    Web Developer, 2007 - 2007
    part time
  • Quicken Loans
    Web Developer
  • Visteon
    Web Applications Analyst
  • Carley Corporation
    Web Engineer
  • Walt Disney World (contract)
  • Entertainment Publishing
Places
Map of the places this user has livedMap of the places this user has livedMap of the places this user has lived
Currently
Cupertino, CA
Previously
Dearborn, MI - Ann Arbor, MI - Royal Oak, MI - Orlando, FL - Ypsilanti, MI
Story
Tagline
Web nerd. http://www.DennisLembree.com
Bragging rights
built EasyChirp.com; taught my grandma to email on WebTV
Education
  • University of Michigan
    Communications, 1988 - 1992
    Advertising and Public Relations
  • Dearborn High School
    1984 - 1988
Basic Information
Gender
Male
Dennis Lembree's +1's are the things they like, agree with, or want to recommend.
Tech Giants Team Up To Boost Accessibility
www.disabilityscoop.com

Some of the biggest names in technology are banding together with a new commitment designed to make their products more accessible for peopl

aXe
chrome.google.com

Accessibility testing in Chrome Developer Tools

5 UX Tips to Capture the Audience You’re Probably Ignoring
www.usertesting.com

Have you ever tried comprehending a dense article while reading on a crowded bus or train? Did everything sink in right away? Or did you hav

Creepy Teletubbies and Joy Division Mashup
post-punk.com

esterday a monochrome horror was unleashed upon the internet. A creepy black and white, and practically skull faced image of the Teletubbies

Yes, browsers can do that! Hybrid and future web meetup at Jayway
www.slideshare.net

A meetup talk on how to use browser features that used to be modern but now are a given but we've forgotten to use them.

The Headings Hierarchy Challenge - Joe Dolson Accessible Web Design
www.joedolson.com

Figuring out a useful hierarchy for HTML headings poses some major challenges, especially in a CMS with many interacting parts.

How Companies Engage Customers Around Accessibility on Social Media
www.slideshare.net

Presentation for my ASSETS 2014 talk. Full paper here: http://www.cs.rochester.edu/hci/pubs/pdfs/companies-consumers.pdf

SEO through Accessibility- How designing accessible websites leads to…
www.slideshare.net

SEO through Accessibility- How designing accessible websites automatically optimizes them for search engines I gave this presentation to the

Mobile Accessibility on the Move
www.slideshare.net

Even though WCAG 2.0 was written before smartphones put mobile accessibility in the public eye, WCAG 2.0 was written to be forward-thinking

The Accessible Web: Improving the Universal Experience
en.slideshare.net

Presentation on Web and document accessibility presented to the National Endowment for the Arts' LEAD conference, August 2014.

How to be a keyboard accessibility super hero - Simply Accessible
simplyaccessible.com

Three simple things you can do to improve keyboard accessibility in your web page or application. Think links and buttons, focus and source

The new HTML5 dialog element
43081j.com

Using the new HTML5 dialog element to provide cross-browser dialogs without libraries.

Open sourcing kraken.js | PayPal Engineering Blog
www.paypal-engineering.com

It wasn't far into our move to node.js that we began to notice an opportunity to contribute back to the community. There were plenty of web

The Accessible Web: Improving the Universal Experience
www.slideshare.net

Presentation on Web and document accessibility presented to the National Endowment for the Arts' LEAD conference, August 2014.

Woohoo! Simpsons World Will Transform the Show Into Delicious, Delicious...
www.theatlantic.com

The new website will make all 552 episodes of the series searchable.

10 Resume Mojo Boosters Most People Miss | LinkedIn
www.linkedin.com

Even if you and I haven't met, I know a few things about you.You're smart and creative. You're interested in lots of different things. You m

Is Usability Taking a Nose Dive?
www.slideshare.net

[Video of this presentation is also available at http://t.co/vcNr42VRdw] After all of us who work in UX and usability spent so many years tr

Designing with Empathy [Code & Creativity 2014]
www.slideshare.net

Every decision we make affects the way real people experience our products. We've all heard the rallying cry for user-centered design, but e

I am an edge case: Why most websites hate me. | LinkedIn
www.linkedin.com

I am American and I live in Italy. That is broken. Most websites don't understand how to handle me. In this article, I wanted to address how