Google Chrome Extensions Released To Help People That Are Color Blind Or Have Low Vision [VIDEO]

Posted Jul 1, 2010

Rachel Shearer, Software Engineer with the Google Accessibility team has announced an extension for Google Chrome that helps people with low vision read text easier. The extension, called ChromeVis magnifies and changes the color of selected text. The Chrome Daltonize extension helps color blind users see more details in websites. And the gleeBox extension provides alternatives to actions that are usually performed when clicking the mouse, scrolling, and selecting text fields. Check out the video below of Rachel explaining the new features. [Google Chrome Blog]