Yahoo! India Research & Development has been making great progress in the field of accessibility. In one of my earlier blog posts, I mentioned some of the initiatives that were undertaken by the Yahoo! Bangalore office. The successful collaboration between product, engineering, and quality teams to make the Yahoo! properties more usable to the widest audience possible is seeing signs of success over the past year.
In recognition of these efforts, the National Center for Promotion of Employment for Disabled People (NCPEDP), in association with AccessAbility and BarrierBreak Technologies, has awarded the NCPEDP - Mphasis Universal Design Company Award to Yahoo! India R&D! for the year 2010. This award was given to Yahoo! India in the category of companies or organizations who have taken up the cause of accessibility and universal design.
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