IE8 has strange rules for showing focus

While working on some accessible UI widgets I found strange behavior in IE8 related to when it does or doesn’t show the focus outline around an element that has focus. When you use the focus method to set focus to a focusable element the expectation is that, in the absence of css rules to the […]

What I think I know about making accessible widgets

I mention Oracle in this post so as a reminder: my views are my own and do not necessarily reflect the views of my employer. One nice thing about working at Oracle is that they take accessibility seriously. I have worked on web apps before that were supposed to be accessible but this is the […]