“Hear” We Go! Get Ready To DIY Your Audio Stream!

With remote CART, the provider is in one location and the consumer is in another. The CART captioner is listening to voices via the phone or over the Internet, translating the speech to text in real time, and transmitting the text to a designated URL, Web page, Internet site, or other location or device. This is particularly helpful in areas where there is a lack of CART captioners or more efficient or convenient for both client and captioner. The next question is how-to set this up as the captioner. Equipment choices aside, here are some basics for your set up: Read more…

Changing Lives Through CART Captioning

Once we all have been in business for a few years, if lucky, we have a thank you note or 2 from clients. Well, I received what might be my all-time favorite note and I’d like to share it with you. Not to be bragging or boasting, but this letter is deeper than “thank you for helping me”. It shows how my profession can change lives and how lives can benefit from necessary accommodations. I am privileged to be skilled in a profession that is not only needed but really allows many to participate more fully in everyday life. As Read more…