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#21 Doofus OFFLINE  

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Posted 18 March 2019 - 10:11 AM

What is the difference between closed captioning and subtitles?


https://www.rev.com/...les-vs-captions

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Posted 18 March 2019 - 02:10 PM

https://www.rev.com/...les-vs-captions

also closed captions are a uniquely US thing

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Posted 18 March 2019 - 02:22 PM

That site does talk about it being because of the Americans with Disabilities Act.

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Posted 18 March 2019 - 02:32 PM

In the uk and I think eu it’s all just subtitles

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Posted 18 March 2019 - 02:43 PM

In the uk and I think eu it’s all just subtitles


Yeah, I think that's right. But you guys also have teletext. Or has that died?

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Posted 18 March 2019 - 08:58 PM

Yeah, I think that's right. But you guys also have teletext. Or has that died?

I know we did in Australia. Not sure if it's still being transmitted though, with introduction of digital tv.






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