News: Captions on TVNZ 1's Breakfast

News: Captions on TVNZ 1's Breakfast

1 Oct 2020

Captions will be available on TVNZ 1’s Breakfast programme from Monday 5 October 2020 following a major funding boost for Able, New Zealand’s provider of captioning and audio description for free-to-air television.
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COVID-19 Update From Able

COVID-19 Update From Able

25 Mar 2020

He waka eke noa. We are all in this together.
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Blog: Accessibility is a Many-splendoured Thing

Blog: Accessibility is a Many-splendoured Thing

29 Aug 2019

The quantity of online video content is increasing rapidly, and with growing diversity, there are new roles for subtitles. Along with the Deaf and hard-of-hearing communities, hearing people use captions as an aid to clarity.
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News: Captions for the Kids (and Kids at Heart)

News: Captions for the Kids (and Kids at Heart)

24 May 2019

We’re so happy to be making more kids’ content accessible, with captions now available on HEIHEI. Ka mau te pai!
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News: More Captions Available on TVNZ OnDemand

News: More Captions Available on TVNZ OnDemand

19 Nov 2018

We’re well pleased more captioned content will be available on TVNZ OnDemand from Monday 19 November!
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News: Captions Available on New Episodes of Shortland Street on TVNZ OnDemand

News: Captions Available on New Episodes of Shortland Street on TVNZ OnDemand

16 Sep 2018

We're super excited to announce that captions will be available on TVNZ OnDemand for new episodes of Shortland Street from Sunday 16 September.
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Blog: Why is Accessibility a Good Investment?

Blog: Why is Accessibility a Good Investment?

28 Aug 2018

Why should businesses, governments, educators, companies and not-for-profits make their content, products or services accessible?
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Blog: Captioning Matters

Blog: Captioning Matters

9 Jul 2018

We were super excited to be featured in the Winter 2018 edition of Hearing Matters, the National Foundation for the Deaf’s magazine. Our chief executive Wendy graced the cover, and she had the opportunity to talk at length about our captioning service.
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Blog: NZ On Screen

Blog: NZ On Screen

12 Jun 2018

You may not know that Able provides captions for some NZ On Screen content. Some of their newly digitised work includes Winners & Losers, which we’re particularly honoured to have been involved in.
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News: Wellington Access Radio Interview

News: Wellington Access Radio Interview

13 Apr 2018

Check out the latest edition of Access Radio’s No Labels podcast to hear our chief executive Wendy talking about Able’s captioning and audio description services. Host Thomas Bryan asks Wendy about accessible technology, online TV platforms, plus a couple of her favourite songs.
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