Assessing the Accessibility of Digital Television Set-Top Boxes

  • S. Keates
  • P. J. Clarkson
Conference paper


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).


Remote Control Digital Television Assistive Technology Interaction Paradigm Analogue Television 


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  • S. Keates
  • P. J. Clarkson

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