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Deafness or deafness?

If anyone knows what this is from, let me know! I wanna watch it. XD

Hey fam! I know, right? Two posts in a week after radio silence for ages! 493 more words

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Escaping to My Music Part Two

Dear Readers,

Mt. UT and I were lucky to escape to the what we call the North Shore of Minnesota, on Lake Superior. (Read Part One Here. 114 more words

Escaping To My Music Part One

Dear Readers,

Mr. UT and I had took a wonderful trip up to the North Shore of Minnesota. We were very lucky to see some brillant colors on the leaves! 282 more words

New YouTube Automatic Captions Setting Criticised By Deaf Campaigners

Deaf activists Rikki Poynter and Andrew Parsons are amongst those who have criticised the text replacement tool, describing it as ‘infantilizing’.

The default feature, which was rolled out to all users on Friday, sees “potentially inappropriate” words in YouTube’s automatically generated captions replaced with ‘’. 477 more words

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The Story Of My Life - by Helen Keller (1902)

Helen Keller’s autobiography has been on my “must-read” list for a long time, and I am finally reading it. As it was written more than a hundred years ago, it has that old-fashioned style of great detail as well as a vocabulary that far exceeds what we would use today. 254 more words

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YouTube Extends Free Amara Subscription For Community Captions Users

A YouTube spokesperson confirmed that free membership to the third-party captioning service for eligible creators will now last for a year.

In a statement to this website, they added that the extension is to ensure that the platform’s new captions editor role is made available to channels before the subscription ends, but that they are confident that it will be rolled out before then. 1,250 more words

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