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7 Tips for the Best Captioning Experience

Hearing Technology

7 Tips for the Best Captioning Experience

Make the most out of your captioned calls Do you find yourself asking people to repeat themselves during a conversation more times than you’d like… Read More

Technology Tips for Seniors

Hearing Technology

Technology Tips for Seniors

These days, technology moves fast! There is always something “new!” and “revolutionary!” being reported on, and no matter what your age, it’s easy to feel… Read More

Captioned Calls on Your Tablet Device? You Bet!

Hearing Technology

Captioned Calls on Your Tablet Device? You Bet!

Rrr-inggg! Rrr-inggg! Ah, remember that magnetic bell? That rotary dial? That brilliant harvest gold body? It was the modern miracle that hung prominently on the… Read More

Call Captioning-It’s More Than Words on a Screen

Hearing Technology

Call Captioning-It’s More Than Words on a Screen

Call captioning is truly remarkable—it delivers a visible display of words a phone caller says—but it’s a technology we often take for granted…and sometimes overlook…. Read More

FEDERAL LAW PROHIBITS ANYONE BUT REGISTERED USERS WITH HEARING LOSS FROM USING INTERNET PROTOCOL (IP) CAPTIONED TELEPHONES WITH THE CAPTIONS TURNED ON. IP Captioned Telephone Service may use a live operator. The operator generates captions of what the other party to the call says. These captions are then sent to your phone. There is a cost for each minute of captions generated, paid from a federally administered fund.