Once audio is converted to text, the text can be transmitted to Refreshable Braille Displays which can be read by the deaf-blind.
May 28, 2013 A team at NPR has launched an ambitious effort to make radio possible for an estimated 23 million Americans who are unable to listen to radio.
December 31, 2010 Federal law mandates that television broadcasts accommodate deaf and hard of hearing consumers with the captioning of shows. Why not radio?That's a question we have been pondering (and struggling with) at NPR Labs.
July 9, 2009 I just met with six officials from China National Radio who mostly wanted to learn about NPR's Emergency Alert System. Mike Starling of NPR Labs joined us and explained that since 1952, the government has had 33 'primary entry points' for the Fed...
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