Not All Conferencing Platforms are the Same When it Comes to Viewing Captions

by: David Titmus

As the need for remote meetings and conferences continues to swell so, too, does the need to make those meetings accessible to everyone on the call. VITAC can bring captions to multiple virtual meeting platforms. Our video conferencing solutions provide accessibility and inclusion for business meetings, community gatherings, or small … Read More

VITAC Captioning Solutions Meet Rising Demand for Remote Meetings, Conferences

by: David Titmus

As the coronavirus (COVID-19) spreads across parts of Asia, Europe, the Middle East, and the US, major corporations are asking their employees to work remotely as a protection against the illness, while others are restricting all non-essential business travel to keep the virus from spreading. To protect their workforces, companies … Read More

VITAC Technology, People Unmatched in Captioning Industry

by: David Titmus

A leader in accessibility services for more than 30 years, VITAC is a full-service captioning company with skilled engineering, technology, and production departments, supported by a robust, technically sophisticated infrastructure. We have the best available and proven technology to solve a wide variety of captioning and accessibility challenges. Our network, … Read More

Updates to Ordering Site, ICS Transcripts Provide More Options, Greater Client Service

by: David Titmus

VITAC is thrilled to announce updates to two of our popular services and products – the VITAC caption ordering site and our Internet Captioning Streamer (ICS) player. The updates will provide even greater client service by offering new easy-to-use options when ordering captions and allowing for stronger communication between clients … Read More

VITAC Integrations Keep Captions up with the Latest Technology

by: David Titmus

VITAC Integrations has made it easier than ever to bring captions to your online meetings and conferences. We offer extensive caption integrations for both live and offline captioning. From social media streaming and processing platforms to video management systems and workflows, VITAC Integrations provides a wide variety of client-specific processes … Read More

Global Accessibility Awareness Day Celebrated May 16

by: David Titmus

In today’s world of rapidly advancing technology, it has become more important than ever that companies and organizations do their best to make new technologies accessible to everyone. According to the World Health Organization, approximately 15 percent of the world’s population − an estimated 1 billion people − live with … Read More

Video: How to Set Up and Enable Captions for YouTube Live Events

by: David Titmus

It’s no great secret that YouTube is a juggernaut in today’s video viewing world. The video sharing platform boasts more than 30 million active daily users (and nearly 2 billion active users each month) watching more than 1 billion hours of video each day. Though many of the videos that … Read More

Doing Captions Right: Captioning Standards and Best Practices for Television

by: David Titmus

As the largest captioning company in the United States, we often get questions from clients and consumers regarding the basic rules, requirements, and regulations that govern captions. VITAC has worked with caption clients, viewers, and advocates for more than 30 years, and though not all video must be captioned by … Read More