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Web TV needs to have captions starting next month, the FCC rules

Posted by 4starshost.com on August 22, 2012

TV networks and web video sites will have to start providing closed captions for any TV content available online by the end of September, the FCC ruled a few days ago (PDF of the ruling). The ruling reaffirmed the Twenty-First Century Communications and Video Accessibility Act of 2010, which was signed into law by President Obama in October of 2010.

 

 

Read more: http://gigaom.com/video/closed-captions-fcc-ruling/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=twitter&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+newteevee+%28GigaOM%3A+Video%29

 

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