October 21, 2021

No Paywall: The New York Times to Offer Free Unlimited Access to Online Video

From The NY Times: The New York Times announced that beginning today it will offer unlimited access to video (NYTimes.com/video) on NYTimes.com, on the mobile Web site (m.nytimes.com) and on mobile applications, to all users regardless of their subscription status. Courtesy of Acura and Microsoft, video views will not count against the 10-article per month limit […]

Accessibility: The NY Times Releases Screen Reader Friendly Version of Site (Prototype)

From the Beta620 Blog: We already provide (via the National Federation for the Blind) “newspaper by phone,” a text-to-speech reader that is accessed nearly 30,000 times a month. How many people might we be able to reach if our Web site was truly accessible? With nytimes.com/accessible, we’re hoping to find out. /accessible reorganizes the structure […]