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EIA-708 Turns 12

It’s been twelve years since the FCC ushered in a new era of closed captioning. On July 2, 2002, the…

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It’s Greek To Me

Does it seem like working in the television broadcast industry is a bit like learning a second language?  It certainly…

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The Basics of 608 vs. 708 Captions

Last Friday (June 12, 2009) was the official transition of analog television being replaced by digital television (DTV) in the…

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The FCC Forms Technical Working Group to Address the Issues of DTV Closed Captioning and Video Descriptions

Cheers to the new Acting Chairman Michael J. Copps who has formed the first technical working group to address closed…

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