Insights

November 15, 2017

Welcome to Neesons #3 - Realtime Captioning/CART

In this third instalment of Neesons' "state of the nation 2017" video series, realtime captioning/CART is highlighted.

Like so many things, realtime captioning/CART (Computer Access Realtime Reporting) has really progressed in the last 20+ years.  When Neesons first started providing realtime captioning, using an LCD projector with enhanced fonts was a really big deal.  There was little that could be changed back in those days, so if you wanted captioning in a room, you needed a good front seat!

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October 26, 2017

Welcome to Neesons #1 - New Digs at 77 King Street West

We are super excited to take our clients on a tour of Neesons - from our new space at 77 King Street West, to an overview of our many service offerings, we thought it was time to update you!  

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August 17, 2017

Realtime Captioning Helps Overcome Hearing Loss

Realtime captioning, or CART, is the best form of communication access for those with a hearing loss.  Performed by a highly skilled machine shorthand court reporter, who has further training in the captioning arena, realtime captioning provides an almost verbatim, instantaneous record of what is being said in a myriad of places:  courtrooms, classrooms, training sessions, conferences...wherever someone in attendance has a hearing loss, CART can be provided, both onsite or remotely, via a...

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April 10, 2017

Captioning for Post Production

Captioning for the hearing loss community is delivered in many formats, including streaming via the internet (remote captioning), onsite captioning (at meetings, events, etc.) and broadcast captioning (television).  But what about all those old movies, videos and visual recordings that happened way before captioning was even a thing?

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February 21, 2017

Providing Realtime Captioning/CART in Educational Settings

 

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November 25, 2016

Trial by iPad: Realtime transcription in Toronto courtrooms

This article recently appeared in Advocate Daily.

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January 18, 2016

Neesons provides realtime captioning for the hearing loss community

Neesons Court Reporting provides voice-to-text translation called captioning in all types of legal settings to the hearing loss community to ensure they are able to participate in the process, says Kim Neeson, company founder and president. 

 

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November 06, 2014

Counsel can help provide positive realtime captioning experience

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October 10, 2014

Accessibility in courtroom for Deaf and HoH

Whether you're a lawyer, judge, juror, witness, accused, plaintiff, defendant or witness with a hearing loss, the legal system can be fully accessible when a properly trained, highly skilled realtime captioner provides voice-to-text translation of the spoken word.  AdvocateDaily explores the issue.

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September 08, 2014

Accessibility in the Courtroom for Deaf and Hard of Hearing

 

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