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Silent No More

It is not every day you get to observe acts of pure kindness and dedication of service in today’s world. […]

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The (Slowly) Improving Quality of Web Closed Captions

There’s a growing trend on social media and sites like Reddit and Quora to showcase the captioning errors from television […]

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On the importance of grammar.

“The ability to speak does not make you intelligent.” – Qui-Gon Jinn One could imagine the kinds of responses people might […]

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FCC Updates the Compliance Ladder for Closed Captioning Complaints

Last month, the FCC amended a few sections of Title 47 CFR 79.1: the rule pertaining to closed captioning of […]

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New City Ordinance Turns on the Captions in Rochester

At a meeting on September 19th, the Rochester City Council (New York) approved a new city ordinance that will now […]

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Taking a Positive Approach to Captioning in Higher Education

Over the past couple of years – and after several lawsuits filed against a few Ivy League schools – a […]

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Facebook Live Improves Accessibility by Adding Closed Captioning

The instant popularity of live video streaming apps like Periscope, Snapchat, and Facebook Live proves that authentic, in-the-moment content effectively […]

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Closed Captioning Internet Video: Live & Near-live Programming

The final deadline of the FCC’s Twenty-First Century Communications and Video Accessibility Act (CVAA) pertaining to online videos is quickly […]

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NRB Proclaim 17 Learning Arena Talk

Earlier this month at NRB Proclaim 17, we hosted a brief talk with broadcasters regarding the most updated FCC laws pertaining […]

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Closed Captioning Internet Video Clips: “Montage Clips”

It has been a year since the FCC published updated guidelines pertaining to the closed captioning requirements for online video […]

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