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Amazon FINALLY adds subtitles/closed captioning to Instant Video apps

James O'Malley Amazon, Online TV Leave a Comment

Amazon has quietly rolled out a captions facility for users of its instant video service - marking a victory for disability campaigners. The good news is that it appears in recent days that Amazon has quietly released an update for app, adding a caption facility (we certainly haven't received a press release about it). Titles…

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Comedian Mark Thomas takes to the streets in protest against Amazon's lack of subtitles (Updated)

James O'Malley Amazon, Features, Round ups Leave a Comment

Campaigners aiming to raise awareness of Amazon's lack of subtitling for the deaf and hard of hearing have taken the direct approach this morning: by sneakily putting up banners on Amazon's headquarters in London. Excitingly, I can now reveal that…

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