March 2010 archive

YouTube Auto-Captioning

A New Meme Is Brewing: YouTube CaptionFail. This is one of those situations, where you wonder, is it better to have captions even though a lot of it is messed up or no captions at all. I tried to autocaption two of my previously captioned videos. I took off the captions and let YouTube try …

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FCC Announces New Closed Captioned Complaint Rules

Image via Wikipedia Source: Deafnetwork On Friday, Feb. 19, 2010, two important new closed captioning rules were published in the Federal Register and went into effect. The new rules require immediate attention by video programming distributors — including broadcast television stations — to ensure that they respond promptly to viewer complaints regarding closed captioning issues, …

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