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Check Out Aberdeen’s Knowledge Base

Aberdeen’s knowledge base has been up and running for nearly a year now and continues to be frequently updated and […]

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To Sell, Or Not To Sell or Techmunity

To sell, or not to sell, that is the question.  As a “sales guy,” in a sales position, that should […]

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Aberdeen Subtitles & Author’s Documentary into 28 Languages!

Since the brand-new launch of Aberdeen’s Multilanguage subtitling and translation department in 2008, we have worked on many exciting projects, […]

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General Guidelines for Superior Subtitles

With a growing awareness of the importance of closed captions and subtitles, there is a need for universal consistency and […]

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Do Subtitles Fulfill the FCC Requirement for Closed Captioning?

Apparently, they do.  Per the FCC website, they state:  “Subtitles in Lieu of Captioning The rules provide that open captioning […]

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Understanding the Differences Between Roll-Up Captioning, Pop-on Captioning, and Subtitling

One of the number-one questions I get from prospective clients or even friends is the question: What is the difference […]

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To Dub or to Sub?

I want to explore what method of translating a film is better.  There are two main ways to translate a […]

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Company Growth in 2008 Despite Recession

During 2008, a year of recession, our firm, Aberdeen Captioning, grew 28%. Is it luck?  No, I don’t believe in […]

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Argument Against Automated Translation

Many companies in need of translation usually do not understand what they need.  Given this ignorance, they may come up […]

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Subtitling the Hearing Everett Project

I usually don’t write about specific projects we work on, but the “Hearing Everett” project was particularly moving.  One of […]

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