Who writes the closed captioning?

Answer Most of the closed captioning is done by court reporters using software that translates the keystrokes from their steno machine into words. For live programming (e.g. News) the reporters work for ... Read More »

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Closed captioning on t.v.?

My daughter is a CSR (Certified Shorthand Reporter). The software she uses on her system builds dictionaries based on her strokes. Those keyboards are weird, everything is symbolic. She used to ... Read More »

How to Disable the Closed Captioning on a TV?

Closed captioning (CC) on your TV enables you to read the audio portion of your programming. When you enable closed captioning, text highlighting the audio portion of the show you are watching disp... Read More »

Who invented closed captioning?

WGBH, a public television station, invented closed captioning in the early 1970s. The Caption Center was formed in 1972, and a team of engineers worked to develop the access to television for the d... Read More »

How to Get Closed Captioning on Comcast?

Comcast's cable television home service is one of the most popular in the United States, offering hundreds of free, subscription-based and pay-per-view channels to users. One additional service tha... Read More »