Lyft requests will light up phones for deaf drivers
The ride-hailing firm has announced new features for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Lyft's dashboard display helps drivers with hearing impairments
In-car Amp gadget gets re-purposed for accessibility.
YouTube automates sound effect captions with AI
Its AI can detect laughter, applause and music for the deaf or hard of hearing.
Sprint to pay $1.2 million over six-month 911 outage
Sprint neglected the service it's meant to maintain for hard-of-hearing users for nearly six months.
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 pe...
Netflix's day: Sony movies pulled, new bandwidth options, no more DVD API access and a lawsuit
In an apparent ode to Rebecca Black, Ice Cube and any number of body switch movies, Netflix has h...
NHK's automated, animated sign language translator adds gestures to subtitles (video)
We've seen quite a few devices designed to help hearing impaired users communicate via phone or c...
Telecommunications device for the deaf gets hitched to a rotary phone, hacked to run Zork
In today's episode of "But will it run Zork?" a chap named Ulysses got the vintage game to run on...
ZVRS to support live sign language translation via iPhone 4's FaceTime for calls between deaf and hearing users
While SMS and mobile email are great, they still can't match the emotion, interaction, and intonati...