LNS Captioning Blog

Meeting the demand: The Certified Realtime Captioner (CRC) experience

carolNov 20,2017
Certified Realtime Captioning,Live Captioning

At the NCRA Convention & Expo in Las Vegas, the Certified Realtime Captioner (CRC) Certification Committee hosted the third annual CRC Workshop. For one-and-a-half days, six members of the CRC Committee taught 68 registrants both beginning and advanced lessons regarding broadcast and CART captioning. The Written Knowledge Test was offered

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How do captioning and baked goods come together?

carolSep 18,2017
Live Captioning

Grand Central Bakery recently held all-employee staff meetings in both Portland, Oregon and Seattle, Washington. Grand Central Bakery is a favorite Northwest bakery for anyone who loves fresh, local baked goods. Their multigrain bread and  jammers are personal favorites.How do captioning and baked goods come together? Many staff members of

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“Quality captions and quality customer service. That’s what we’re all about.”

carolAug 10,2017
Live Captioning,Quality Captions

Carol Studenmund recently captioned on location for a three-day conference in California. The captions were displayed on a large center-hung video screen in a large arena. Everyone in attendance could see the captions.After the first meeting concluded, the head of the master control group told Carol, “that captioning was remarkable.

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March 4, 2015-Closed Captioning and the Elimination of POTS Lines-Society of Broadcasting Engineers

mark.lMar 4,2015
Uncategorized

Carol Studenmund contributed to this article as a chair of the Federal Communications Commission subcommittee at the National Court Reporters Association

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The Green Sports Alliance is in Chicago this year

mark.lFeb 14,2015
Uncategorized

The Green Sports Alliance brings sports organizations and environmental experts together in an effort to improve environmental performance of sports facilicites and operations.LNS will be on hand captioning and providing information on the need for captions within sports arenas, stadiums, and facilicites.Find out more about the Green Sports Alliance Summit.

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Graduation season for 2015 is just around the corner!

mark.lJan 10,2015
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If you need live captioning for your graduation events and commencement ceremonies, LNS can help. Our clients — universities, colleges, and community colleges — come back to us year after year because they know they can count on us to provide unbeatable customer service and accurate captions. Visit our Request

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FCC Moves to Upgrade TV Closed Captioning Quality

mark.lOct 14,2012
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“New standards and best practices put in place by the FCC will ensure full access to television programming for anybody who relies on closed captioning.”

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July 28, 2011 – Web Accessibility and SEO

mark.lJul 28,2011
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Web accessibility and search engine optimization (SEO) are both about getting relevant content to users. Accessible content and search engine optimized content are both machine readable. Search engines and assistive technologies (such as screen readers) are quite similar.

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