Deaf

10.07.14
Toshiba's new android 'employee' uses sign language, speaks Japanese
10.07.14

Toshiba's new android 'employee' uses sign language, speaks Japanese

Toshiba's newest hire (of sorts) is called Aiko Chihara -- and she's manning a reception d...

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07.11.14
Government will require closed captions on video clips lifted from TV broadcasts
07.11.14

Government will require closed captions on video clips lifted from TV broadcasts

Over the last few years closed captions have become increasingly prevalent in online video, but no...

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05.17.14
​MotionSavvy uses gesture recognition to give sign language a voice
05.17.14

​MotionSavvy uses gesture recognition to give sign language a voice

If you're fluent in American Sign Language, congratulations: you know one more language than m...

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10.08.13
Deaf gamer connects, educates through Wizard101
10.08.13

Deaf gamer connects, educates through Wizard101

Even though she can't hear any of the music or sound effects in the game, Kelsey Fireheart prof...

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07.18.13
Microsoft Research turns Kinect into canny sign language reader (video)
07.18.13

Microsoft Research turns Kinect into canny sign language reader (video)

Though early Kinect patents showed its potential for sign language translation, Microsoft quashed...

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07.11.13
Deaf/Ventless raiding guild slices silently through heroic ToT
07.11.13

Deaf/Ventless raiding guild slices silently through heroic ToT

How smoothly do you think your raid would run without Vent? The instant connection of voice communi...

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06.17.13
Drama Mamas: Being deaf and raiding
06.17.13

Drama Mamas: Being deaf and raiding

Drama Mamas Lisa Poisso and Robin Torres are experienced gamers and real-life mamas -- and just as...

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03.08.13
Apple Store employee describes great experience with students
03.08.13

Apple Store employee describes great experience with students

Floating around this week was a wonderful story from former Apple Store employee Chris Gonzales...

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03.01.12
Netflix Watch Instantly's life after Starz includes Academy Award winners, more captions
03.01.12

Netflix Watch Instantly's life after Starz includes Academy Award winners, more captions

In a change of conversation that would make Don Draper proud, Netflix has picked up its blogging p...

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