In the case of captions
, that's not as simple as the level or nature of hearing loss.
With mote than 13,000 videos captioned
, VCP helps to keep the Department of State in compliance with Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, which requires federal agencies to make their electronic and information technology accessible to individuals with disabilities.
"With the glossary in place and machine learning backing the solution, our customers can generate precise captions
from the get-go that become even more accurate over time," says Kulczar.
Automated software used to create speech-to-text caption
files that go with source video, such as those used in online coursework, is a step in the right direction--but the technology requires human involvement to review and edit the captions
'Now, if your captioning settings are turned on, you'll automatically see closed captions
on Live broadcasts when they're available,' Facebook said in a statement.
M2 EQUITYBITES-January 27, 2017-Closed Captioning Services Provider Vitac Acquires Caption
* 2016 marks the 11th consecutive time The Captioning Group has performed live captions
for the Olympic Games, from Atlanta in 1996 to Rio in 2016.
Currently, video program distributors bear the brunt of the responsibility for assuring closed captioning compliance, but the captioning is usually included in a production further upstream, by the program producer, and VPDs don't always even have an address for them, much less an answer to explain a lack of captions
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"By providing translated captions
, you'll not only make your video globally accessible but also improve discoverability in other languages.