This Week in Accessibility: First lawsuit filed over lack of captions in VR

This most recent accessibility litigation evolution has been predicted for the past couple of years by ADA legal experts.

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Why this case matters

Accessibility standards for VR/XR

The first rule of anything with a sound track is:

the sounds must have some type of written equivalent

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