May 162013
 

Sony's Entertainment Access Glasses, seen here in a prototype image, display captions for deaf and hard-of-hearing moviegoers.

 

The Deaf Roanoker reported to DHHSC that we now have closed captions at Roanoke’s Regal Valley View Grande Stadium.  To check the movies listing with CC near you, see:  www.captionfish.com.

 

To read about Sony’s Access Glasses, see:

1) https://www.deafhh.net/wp/2012/04/24/sony-regal-theaters-introduce-access-glasses-for-closed-captions/

2) http://www.npr.org/blogs/alltechconsidered/2013/05/12/183218751/new-closed-captioning-glasses-help-deaf-go-out-to-the-movies

– Thanks to EH and NPR