Topic: Multimedia

Screenshot of Creating an accessible media player in Flash

Creating an accessible media player in Flash

The Standard Media Player is built on two core technologies, Adobe Flash and HTML5, and uses a decision engine to embed the appropriate client based on platform and device – for example the SMP Flash player is served to desktop and laptop computers, whilst the SMP HTML player is embedded on iOS devices. For desktop, […]

Screenshot of BBC Standard Media Player Accessibility

BBC Standard Media Player Accessibility

Making the SMP both accessible and usable for disabled users is core to the player’s success. At the BBC we don’t just aim to comply with our standards and guidelines for accessibility but also consider the needs of disabled users when prioritizing features. We aim to add features that we know add value, improve user […]