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Complying with Captions in Canada

Whether programs are broadcast via traditional or online platforms, the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) takes closed captioning very seriously. In its published guidelines, this regulatory government agency explains the importance of closed captioning.

September 16, 2022
Blog Posts

What’s the Difference between Captioning and Transcribing?

While captioning and transcribing videos both involve converting the spoken word into text, the real difference lies in the way they are used. In the case of open and/or closed captioning, the mission is for broadcasters and podcasters to provide on-screen text that displays in sync with the spoken word. In this way, deaf and hard-of-hearing viewers, or those watching with the sound down or off, can follow along.

July 13, 2022
Featured Clients

ENCO enCaption Automated Closed Captioning System Boosts Productivity for U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

AI-enhanced solution saves time and effort while providing exceptional accuracy in captioning educational content and communications for VA staff and Veterans

June 22, 2022
New Feature Showcase

Speechmatics partners with ENCO to unlock accurate captioning of every voice for content producers and AV professionals

Deep learning-powered speech-to-text engine powers Automated AV Captioning and Transcription for ENCO’s enCaption5

June 6, 2022
Press Releases

ENCO to Showcase Automated Captioning and Transcription Innovations for Pro AV at InfoComm 2022

Demonstrations of upcoming, cloud-native enCaption5 will showcase new efficiencies and powerful enhancements for closed and open captioning, transcription, and translation

May 24, 2022
Blog Posts

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
Featured Clients

Pennsylvania State Senate Improves Accessibility for Hard-of-Hearing Constituents with ENCO enCaption

Automated approach overcomes unpredictable scheduling challenges for closed captioning of live television coverage and in-room AV open captions for participants

May 6, 2021
Blog Posts

ClipFire Delivers for PEG Stations

While community media stations typically operate on tight operating budgets, the reality is that, in order to attract and interest viewers, they must deliver broadcast-quality video programs that meet the expectations of today’s sophisticated media consumer. With its ClipFire TV Channel-in-a-Box, ENCO offers community media an integrated solution that supports their local news and public affairs mission by enabling broadcast-quality video capabilities.

December 17, 2020
Blog Posts

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
Blog Posts

Making Closed Captioning Affordable to PEG Stations

To make local programming accessible to viewers with hearing disabilities, community stations must provide closed captioning that is accurate, complete, legible, and in sync with the spoken dialogue. With its enCaption closed captioning system, ENCO solves this market’s closed captioning challenges.

November 30, 2020