HOME > NEWSROOM > MEDIA SOURCE > FCC > FCC Adopts New Rules to Improve Video Device Accessibility

FCC Adopts New Rules to Improve Video Device Accessibility

October 30, 2013

The Federal Communications Commission has adopted rules that will enable people who are blind or visually impaired to have easier access to digital video programming on electronic devices. The action, which was taken Oct. 29, will also enable consumers who are deaf or hard of hearing to activate closed captioning on their devices with more ease.

 


Get the Media Source Newsletter on your smartphone or tablet now!

iphone
Android

 


Latest News

FCC transparency bills released in House

The House Energy and Commerce Committee on Tuesday released three draft bills aimed at making the Federal Communications Commission more transparent.

Posted

Norway Is Switching Off FM Radio, Starting In 2017

Norway’s Minister of Culture announced this week that the country will be switching out its national FM radio stations...

Posted

Salem Launches Eric Metaxas Show

On Monday, Salem Media Group launched The Eric Metaxas Show, a new two-hour talk program, in 26 of the top 30 radio markets.

Posted

Oregon Rep Wants Low Power Protection

Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-OR) sent a letter to FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler with a simple message...

Posted

More News


Headlines