Hulu agrees to provide closed captions for 100% of its videos

Posted by on / 0 Comments

Last week, the streaming video service Hulu announced that it has reached a settlement agreement with the National Association for the Deaf (NAD), and will provide closed captions for 100% of its English and Spanish videos by September 2017. This is a big win for the deaf and hard-of-hearing community, and for everyone else who...

Read more

SignLanguageGlove: A student’s mission to bridge communication gaps

Posted by on / 0 Comments

Goldsmith, University of London — Hadeel Ayoub just recently completed her MA in Computational Arts from the Department of Computing, but she’s already well underway on a mission to improve communication between people with different disabilities. Hadeel is the creator of SignLanguageGlove, a wireless device that interprets sign language gestures into text. When the wearer...

Read more

Patriot Media Group, The Weather Channel and Caption Colorado

Posted by on / 0 Comments

Patriot Media Group, The Weather Channel and Caption Colorado will partner to provide best-in-class captioning service for hearing impaired. LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA (PRWEB) SEPTEMBER 29, 2015 Patriot Media Group, a division of U.S. International Media and a leading source for innovative short-form commercials placed within program content, is pleased to announce it has been appointed...

Read more