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FCC Fast Lanes or the Highway

The Federal Communications Commission stirred up a hot debate this past week when it proposed net neutrality laws that would…

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New FCC Captioning Rules for Internet Videos

Starting September 30, all pre-recorded video that has been “substantially edited” for the Internet must be captioned if it was…

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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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Is the Quality of Captions Important? The FCC Has Failed to Mandate Quality Requirements

The FCC (Federal Communications Commission) has implemented numerous closed-captioning mandates to make television more accessible to deaf and hard-of-hearing viewers,…

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