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Accessibility, Deafness, and Computing with Jenny Lay-Flurrie

Accessibility, Deafness, and Computing with Jenny Lay-Flurrie

Show #355 Jan 18 2013 plus show notes

Jenny Lay-Flurrie is a Senior Director at Microsoft and an accessibility advocate who happens to also be quite deaf. She talks to Scott about how she works and what she works on. How does deafness slow her down, what works, what doesn't, and how does it make her an even better customer advocate?

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