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The 2014 captioning awards

The Awards encourage better quality, frequency and wider use of captions on television, in cinemas, DVDs, theatres, events, in schools and in all public places.

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Poor quality automated online captions

Deafness Forum is part of a group of not for profit organisations representing people who rely on captions for information, which draws attention to the growing issue of inaccessibility of online audio/visual content.

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What is captioning?

Captioning is the text version of speech and other sounds that can be provided on television, DVDs, videos on the internet, cinemas, theatres and public places like museums.

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