Microsoft Sway Gains Audio Recording, Closed Captioning Features

By: Pedro Hernandez | April 13, 2017 Microsoft Sway, the company’s mobile-friendly interactive presentation app now offers users more ways to engage audiences. Sway, Microsoft’s cloud-enabled alternative to slide-based presentation tools including its own PowerPoint software, has gained new features designed to help user reach a bigger audience. Sway presentations, called “Sways” naturally, now support […]

A one hour show can be captioned in two hours using Ericsson’s fastest-ever offline captioning service

John Moulding POSTED ON APRIL 12, 2017   Ericsson is using NAB to launch three products that contribute towards its next-generation captioning service delivery infrastructure. Snap Captions is the company’s fastest-ever offline captioning service. It can turn around captioning jobs at lightning speed: a one-hour show can be delivered in as little as two hours. […]

Automatic captioning updates from VoiceInteraction

Post Production April 12th 2017 at 5:01PM : By Neal Romanek SHARE Audimus.Media and MMS Broadcast Edition are aimed at automatic captioning workflows Speech recognition technology company VoiceInteraction will show the fifth generation of its automatic closed captioning system for live shows and breaking news and the broadcast edition of its media monitoring system at […]

Clips, Captioning, and the Catastrophic Autoplay: An Update on Social Video Read more at

Social Video Amy Campbell — April 10, 2017 What is Apple’s new video editing app all about? You may have heard chatter about Clips, Apple’s new editing app that allows you to create and design video content. It’s easy to make direct comparisons between Clip’s editing capabilities and those of Instagram and Snapchat. Like the […]

Student Uses and Perceptions of Closed Captions and Transcripts

By Katie Linder, PhD, Research Director Oregon State University Ecampus October 2016 To download full report in PDF format, please click this link. Suggested citation: Linder, K. (2016). Student uses and perceptions of closed captions and transcripts: Results from a national study. Corvallis, OR: Oregon State University Ecampus Research Unit. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY To what extent are […]