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Captioning Here, There, Everywhere

While closed captioning began as a way for the deaf and hard of hearing to understand the audio portion of TV shows, its use has now become quite pervasive.

May 18, 2022
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Captioning Never Goes Out of Style

Captioning is interwoven into our television, and increasingly, streaming culture. Viewers expect it, and the deaf and hard of hearing depend upon it. In this blog, we’ll look at how government mandates have impacted broadcasting, both over-the-air (OTA) and over the top (OTT).

May 4, 2022
Blog Posts

The Value of NDI to Content Creators

Network Device Interface (NDI) is ushering in a cost-effective new way of networking video sources and devices over standard IP gigabit Ethernet rather than the costly, bulky Serial Digital Interface (SDI) cabling that has dominated the video industry for over 25 years. If you’re a professional broadcaster, your production facility likely already has SDI adjoining all your high- end gear.

February 9, 2022
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ENCO’s Patrick Mahon Returns from Plum Tokyo Assignment

Our Television Broadcast Engineer Patrick Mahon just returned from the summer games in Tokyo where he served as a transport signal quality control engineer at the technical operations center (TOC) at Odaiba Marine Park from July 9 to August 7, 2021. This Tokyo venue hosted various competitive sporting events, including aquatics marathon swimming, and triathlon.

December 30, 2021
Blog Posts

What exactly is virtual, and what is real?

Bill Bennett, Media Solutions Account Manager here at ENCO, shares his thoughts on the many forms that virtualization is taking with the readers of Radio World.

October 1, 2021
Blog Posts

Keeping Telehealth Video Captions Safe and Sound

Complying with patient health information privacy mandates becomes more challenging as the data is moved and stored in electronic form. Learn how enCaption can help maintain patient confidentiality by keeping the process of captioning Telehealth video calls in-house and in the hands of authorized personnel.

February 23, 2021
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Archival Captioning for Telehealth Video Calls

With the growing popularity of telemedicine, doctors and patients are increasingly opting for appointments via video conferencing platforms. Learn how enCaption can automate accurate live captioning during the call, and generate transcripts that medical staff can archive for later reference.

February 16, 2021
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Live Captioning for Telemedical Video Appointments

As telemedicine expands, so too does the need to display live closed captions during video-based doctor appointments. Learn how doctors can use enCaption to automate this process accurately in-house whenever video calls are held, while maintaining patient confidentiality.

February 9, 2021
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Captioning Makes Community Media Accessible to All

With its enCaption closed captioning system, ENCO makes video captioning readily available and affordable to community media channels so they can comply with mandates and better serve their viewers’ needs.

December 9, 2020

Translating Zoom Meetings for a More Inclusive Workplace

Check out how enCaption and enTranslate work together to keep everyone on the Zoom call engaged and informed for a more productive meeting, regardless of any hearing or language challenges they may have.

November 18, 2020
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Captioning Zoom Meetings for Greater Corporate Accessibility

Arranging for professional captioners to type the captions for a Zoom meeting requires advance notice, and the per-minute rates they charge can really add up. But what if captioning a Zoom call was as quick and easy as setting up the call itself? That’s the convenience that enCaption delivers.

November 11, 2020
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Captioning Increases the Value of Corporate Video Archives

As corporate video archives grow, adding closed captioning to the videos helps make them easier to find and retrieve.

November 6, 2020
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Accurate Video Captioning Where and When You Need It

As corporate video proliferates, so too does the need for open and/or closed captioning that displays on-screen text of dialogue as it’s spoken in the video.

October 26, 2020
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The Benefits of Captioning Online Video Lectures

Make videos more accessible to deaf and hard-of-hearing viewers while facilitating faster searches of pre-recorded lectures in a media library by captioning all your video content.

October 14, 2020
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Just-in-Time Translation for Live Events

Say you need to translate a live presentation from English to Spanish. First, the ENCO enCaption automated captioning appliance converts the English speech to text to create captions. Next, the complementary ENCO enTranslate takes that data stream and converts the English captions to Spanish as the words are spoken. Participants can immediately see the translated captions on stage monitors, on their Zoom interface, or on portable devices that access a designated stream from the event’s web or social media site.

September 24, 2020
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Streaming Captioned Video to Mobile Devices during Live Events

Live events are a challenge for the deaf and hard of hearing, even for those with hearing aids or the ability to read lips. But now, with the ability to stream live captioned video to mobile devices, the answer is right in the palm of their hands.

September 22, 2020
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Livening up Live Events with Video Playout

ClipFire is equally at home playing out video clips to stage monitors as well as streams to web and social media sites.

September 17, 2020
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Accommodating the Deaf and Hard of Hearing by Captioning Live Events

enCaption is changing the game by making automated captioning technology more affordable and practical for broader use, such as live events.

September 15, 2020
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enCaption Takes Home InfoComm 2020 Best of Show Award

AVTechnology magazine honors ENCO's Automated Captioning Solution, enCaption, with the InfoComm 2020 Best of Show Award.

June 16, 2020
Press Releases

ENCO enCaption Provides Live Open Captioning at Adult Community Meetings

Sun City Lincoln Hills accurately automates captions during self-governance presentations for hard-of-hearing residents of Sacramento-area retirement community

April 8, 2020
Press Releases

ENCO Appoints Shane Finch as Sales Director for Broadcast and Pro AV Products

Long-time radio professional will emphasize remote broadcasting solutions and “evangelize” benefits of ENCO’s automated workflow solutions for new markets, including open captioning in AV environments

June 22, 2020
Press Releases

ENCO to Showcase Automated Live Translation with Machine Learning at InfoComm 2019

Pro AV market debut of AI-enabled translation and captioning solution will highlight its ability to make live presentations and on-demand content accessible to non-native speakers

May 20, 2019
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SVG Blog: ENCO Pushes enTranslate Automated Live Translation, Captioning System

Combining the powerful speech-to-text engine from ENCO’s patented, market-leading enCaption automated captioning solution with advanced translation algorithms, enTranslate provides near-real-time translation of live or pre-recorded content for alternative-language closed captioning, subtitling, and more.

April 4, 2019
New Product Announcements

Introducing ClipFire

October 11, 2016