Posted August 09, 2017

6 Reasons Why Quality Closed-Captioning Is Essential

When we think of closed-captioning (CC), we automatically associate it with the hearing-impaired. In fact, approximately 15% of the U.S. population is deaf or experiences hearing problems. Indeed, CC opens the world for viewers with these challenges.

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Posted March 31, 2016

Can Closed Captioning Improve Literacy?

An interesting concept has been studied recently. Can watching video with closed captioning in the same language, improve literacy? The answer is yes. Research has shown that reading closed captions while watching television can actually increase literacy skills. What is closed captioning? Check out some of CMI Post Production's closed captioning work here.

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Posted March 31, 2016

DOT to Mandate Closed Captioning on In-flight Entertainment – An update from the latest APEX industry technical conference, May 2015

Following the recent Airline Passenger Experience (APEX) technical conference, held in Los Angeles in May 2015 and attended by CMI’s technology staff, there is some news on the front of SDHH (Subtitling for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing, also referred to as Closed Captioning).

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