Special software can help the blind access the internet, but not every website supports it. | Chicago Tribune

Software for blind: A pad lock locking a fence representing website inaccessibility

A wave of lawsuits is pushing to change that “Jose Martinez has been thwarted when buying concert tickets online. He changed banks after finding his financial institution’s mobile app wouldn’t work for him. Sometimes, when he can’t finalize a purchase on an e-commerce site, he simply takes his business elsewhere. Martinez, 37, is legally blind. …

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