Reddit transcription community disbands due to API changes and mistrust

  • r/TranscribersOfReddit to shut down on June 30th amid API changes and distrust in Reddit’s commitment to accessibility.
  • Moderator and Grafeas Group chair Rebekah Ginsburg cites lack of willingness to fix core issues as the reason for the closure.
  • Despite Reddit’s assurance, moderators claim apps like RedReader, Dystopia, and Luna lack sufficient moderation functions for visually impaired users.
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