Captions going digital

Martin, Harry C.
March 2009
Broadcast Engineering;Mar2009, Vol. 51 Issue 3, p16
Trade Publication
The article reports on the move of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to impose new closed-captioning obligations on television (TV) licensees and other video programming distributors. It cites that the stations must still provide an analog in addition to providing closed captions in digital. Moreover, the FCC has made it clear that DTV programming is not exempted just because it is digital.


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