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captioning

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Closed-captioning glasses get big rollout to cinemas

More than 6,000 Regal cinema screens are about to become a lot friendlier to deaf and hearing-impaired moviegoers with the introduction of special closed-captioning glasses made by Sony.

By May. 13, 2013

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YouTube brings auto-captioning to everyone

YouTube is making its auto-captioning technology available to everyone in the hopes of making closed captions an option for all users.

By Mar. 4, 2010

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Mailbag: Announcing closed-captioning!

Wishing you could get captions on CNET TV? Don't miss this episode--have we got a treat for you!

May. 21, 2008

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YouTube gets closed captioning support

Users now can embed closed captions that show up as semitransparent overlays in videos. No word yet, though, on a mobile version.

By Aug. 28, 2008

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YouTube rolls out auto-captions for six European languages

Now people who speak German, Italian, French, Portuguese, Russian, and Dutch can watch videos with automated captions.

By Nov. 28, 2012

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Netflix and deaf-rights group settle suit over video captions

A two-year class action lawsuit under the Americans with Disabilities Act ended with the streaming service agreeing to put captions on 100 percent of its video library by 2014.

By Oct. 11, 2012

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Vimeo speeds its online videos, goes HTML5 by default

The online video site has overhauled its video player for shorter waits for video, better sharing, and more accessibility and Web standards support.

By Jan. 7, 2014

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How to change the video quality on the YouTube app for iOS

With the latest update to the YouTube app for iOS, you can now select the quality of each video you watch.

By Oct. 16, 2013

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SmartVP videophone for deaf gets nationwide release

The videophone boasts several apps and features which -- at no cost to the end user -- bring crisp video chats to the TVs of deaf and hard-of-hearing consumers across the U.S.

By Jun. 4, 2013

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Purported TV-caption slipup pegs Zooey Deschanel as alleged Boston bomber

In what might be one of the more unfortunate closed-captioning snafus of recent years, a Twitter user posts a photo of what he says is a Fox affiliate mistakenly presenting the heart-object of certain nerds as suspect No. 2.

By Apr. 20, 2013