VIDEO: Working at VITAC

by: VITAC

As the nation’s largest provider of media accessibility solutions, VITAC provides realtime and offline captioning for millions of individuals in the deaf and hard-of-hearing community. While our size is notable and resource capacity is second to none in the United States, our incredibly committed and skilled people and technical expertise … Read More

Introducing VITAC’s “VITALK” Video Series

by: David Titmus

As the largest provider of closed captioning in the United States, we often get questions about the services we provide, how captions work, and the ease in which captions can be added to all content, just to name a few. To better help caption consumers and clients understand our wide … Read More

VITAC Unveils VPC Control Tower™ at this Year’s NAB Show

by: David Titmus

Las Vegas is home to a number of popular, groundbreaking performances, such as Cirque du Soleil, Blue Man Group, and Penn & Teller. So what better place for VITAC to roll out a showstopper of our own? VITAC was proud to unveil the newest breakthrough technology in the VITAC Power … Read More

Captioning the NCAA March Madness Tournament a True Team Effort

by: David Titmus

By now, everyone should have completed their NCAA basketball tournament predictions. And, sure, all those hours spent researching shooting percentages and turnover ratios are certain to pay off when you become the first person to ever pick that perfect bracket. It can happen. Keep telling yourself that. Though there are … Read More

VITAC by the Numbers

by: David Titmus

There is an old saying that “the numbers speak for themselves.” And while that’s true, it’s also true that they might need a little help in doing so. Stats and figures are thrown around every day, often containing very little context to help others understand the stories they are telling. … Read More

VITAC has the Answers to Your Questions

by: David Titmus

The world of captioning and accessible content can be a little daunting for those unfamiliar with how captions work. VITAC, however, has answers for you, and all just a mouse-click away. As a leader in the captioning and accessibility sector for more than three decades, we are happy to share … Read More

VITAC and HDS Share Holiday Cheer at 23rd Annual Gift Exchange Program

by: David Titmus

VITAC and Pittsburgh’s Center for Hearing and Deaf Services (HDS) were thrilled to continue celebrating a holiday tradition that shares laughter, friendship, and festive cheer (and some really great gifts, too!). For the past 23 years, VITAC and its employees have embraced the season’s joy, warmth, and charity as a … Read More

VITAC and WPSD Celebrate 28th Annual Holiday Art Contest

by: David Titmus

VITAC is proud to celebrate 28 years of holiday partnership with the Western Pennsylvania School for the Deaf (WPSD) and its talented students and teachers. For nearly three decades, WPSD students have created artwork around a holiday theme, with their art prominently featured on VITAC’s annual holiday cards to clients, … Read More

Video: How Realtime Captions Work

by: David Titmus

Television is fast. In an effort to keep the viewer’s attention, programs quickly cut from scene to scene, commentator to commentator, and person to person, with dialogue flying a mile a minute. It’s a wonder that anyone is able to keep up and understand everything that’s being said. Now imagine … Read More