How Captions, Description Help Teachers Enhance the Classroom Experience For All

by: David Titmus

For many teachers across the country, their roles as educators will look a little different this school year as they work to support the needs of students in remote, hybrid, and in-person classrooms (or, in some instances, a little bit of each). Virtual classrooms is the buzzword of the ‘20-’21 … Read More

VITAC Offers Captioning, Multi-Language Solutions as YouTube Community Captions End

by: David Titmus

YouTube plans to end its community captions feature by the end of next month, and some content creators in the deaf and hard-of-hearing community aren’t happy about it. The feature, which enables viewers to manually add captions, subtitles, translations, and descriptions to YouTube videos, will be discontinued as of Sept. … Read More

Five Reasons to Use Captions in the Classroom

by: David Titmus

Students across the country will be going back to class this month, with some returning to physical classrooms while others will continue to attend classes remotely via online learning portals. Though student learning environments are certain to be different for the ‘20-‘21 school year, the accessibility of those learning spaces should … Read More

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