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Keeping it current with the latest FCC captioning updates.

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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Final Rule: Title III of the ADA Requiring Movie Theaters to Provide Closed Captioning, Audio Description

Amidst the growing number of accessibility discrimination lawsuits being filed against US movie theater chains, the Department of Justice announced […]

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FCC Shared Responsibilities: Caption Quality & Certification

A few weeks ago, we announced that the FCC published their final ruling on the responsibilities related to the provision […]

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FCC Shared Responsibilities: Defining the Roles

On February 18, 2016, the FCC implemented amendments to its rules on closed captioning of televised video programming to help […]

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FCC: Captioning Assurance Now a Shared Responsibility

Today, the Federal Communications Commission has published their final ruling on the responsibilities related to the provision and quality of […]

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Hawaii Movie Theaters Become First in the Nation to Require Open Captions

Not shortly after Portland became the first state to require enabled captions in all public establishments, Hawaii has just become […]

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FCC Roundtable: Closed Captioning PEG Programming

On November 10, 2015, the FCC held a roundtable event concentrating on the accessibility of public, educational, and government (PEG) […]

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Resource: Filing Captioning Complaints with Video Program Distributors

Although the FCC has recently improved their Help Center with a more simplified look and improved user experience, this is […]

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Closed Captioning of Internet Video Clips

  In September of 2012, the FCC announced the obligation for closed captioning on all full-length Internet video programming that […]

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Department of Transportation Orders Closed Captioning in Airports

In September of 2011, the U.S. Department of Transportation issued a notice of proposed rule making in Docket OST 2011-0182 titled, […]

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