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Hey SF! Have You Registered for ACCESS?

by Sofia Enamorado in Events

Hey San Francisco! Have you heard? We are going to be in town on Tuesday, October 17, 2017, for ACCESS! What is ACCESS? ACCESS is a one-day event hosted by us that celebrates video accessibility and the people who make it happen.…

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Updated February 20, 2018
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Hey LA! Have You Registered for ACCESS?

by Sofia Enamorado in Events

Hey Los Angeles! Have you heard? We are going to be in town on Wednesday, October 18, 2017, for ACCESS! What is ACCESS? ACCESS is a one-day event hosted by us that celebrates video accessibility and the people who make it happen.…

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Updated January 4, 2018
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Upcoming Webinars: Legal Updates and Video Accessibility Basics

by Sofia Enamorado in Events

We have some exciting webinars coming to you that you won’t want to miss. This fall, we’ll be talking all things legal, from the Winn-Dixie case to a full review of 2017’s digital accessibility landscape. We’ll also be exploring the FCC’s legal…

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Updated January 4, 2018
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Upcoming Webinars: From Captioning and Audio Description to the Legal Landscape in Digital Accessibility

by Sofia Enamorado in Events

We have some exciting webinars coming to you this month and next. We’ll be diving into the nuts and bolts of both captioning and audio description. You wont want to miss it! Then coming to you in September, Lainey Feingold, an internationally…

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Updated February 26, 2018
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Top 5 Tips for Getting Colleagues to Adopt UDL in eLearning

by Patrick Loftus in Events

Need help encouraging your colleagues to start implementing universal design for learning (UDL) in the courses they teach? Dr. Thomas Tobin, author and speaker on quality in distance education, is an expert on the subject. He suggests referencing the following five-step approach…

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Updated February 22, 2018
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Upcoming Webinars: DOJ/OCR Rulings, Centralizing IT Accessibility, and Accessibility at Blackboard

by Lily Bond in Events

Happy 2017! We have an exciting webinar series planned for the new year that we are eager to share with you. Covering everything from DOJ/OCR rulings to Blackboard to centralizing IT accessibility, our January and February webinars will give you a comprehensive…

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Updated January 4, 2018
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Tell Your Story at the New England Walk4Hearing

by Emily Griffin in Events

  Come and share your hearing loss story at the Hearing Loss Association of America’s New England Walk4Hearing! 3Play Media is hosting a fun project at the New England Walk4Hearing on October 30, 2016 to interview people about their experience of being…

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Updated January 4, 2018
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Upcoming Webinars: Yahoo’s Accessibility Strategy and a Hard Look at Digital Access Lawsuits

by Emily Griffin in Events

We’ve got an exciting roster of webinars coming up soon. Yahoo’s tech gurus will give us an inside look at their progressive tactics for fostering web accessibility. Plus, hear legal experts explain the key accessibility lawsuits from 2016 and how they may…

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Updated January 4, 2018
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Upcoming Webinars: Web Accessibility Gaps, Lawsuits, and Best Practices

by Emily Griffin in Events

This summer our webinar offerings are packed with valuable tips and expert advice about closed captioning best practices, web accessibility lawsuits, accessibility audits, and even app accessibility. Details and registration links below. Captioning the 3Play Way June 23, 2016 at 2pm –…

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Updated January 4, 2018
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Closed Captioning & Subtitling Standards in IP Video Programming

by Emily Griffin in Events

  How do we consistently produce closed captions that are over 99% accurate? By setting and adhering to video transcription, subtitling, and captioning standards. 3Play Media’s Operations Manager Claudia Rocha oversees a team of 1000+ transcript editors who create polished closed caption…

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Updated January 4, 2018

Rethinking How We Use Closed Captioning in Education

by Emily Griffin in Events

Video captions are more than just text on a screen. That’s what Sean Zdenek believes. The Associate Professor of English at Tech Tech literally wrote the book on captions: Reading Sounds: Closed-Captioned Media and Popular Culture. Through extensive research, observation, and analysis,…

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Updated February 26, 2018
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5 Thoughtful Tips for Closed Captioning Videos

by Emily Griffin in Events

We are thrilled to have Sean Zdenek, one of the premier experts on closed captioning research in the country, present his expertise in the webinar The Future of Closed Captioning in Higher Education. Sean Zdenek is an Associate Professor of English at…

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Updated January 4, 2018