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Assessing the Accessibility of Digital Television Set-Top Boxes

  • S. Keates
  • P. J. Clarkson

Abstract

The aim of this study was to investigate the accessibility of DTV technology, focussing on the current generation of set-top boxes (STB) which provide ’free to view’ services (DTI, 2003).

Keywords

Remote Control Digital Television Assistive Technology Interaction Paradigm Analogue Television 
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© Springer-Verlag London 2004

Authors and Affiliations

  • S. Keates
  • P. J. Clarkson

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