Category Archives: communication

quiet campus

2019: MTVU was acquired by CheddarU last year. I don’t know if this is still available to be seen anywhere but I did find this review of it: mtvU’s “Quiet Campus” : Only 4:37 minutes long… mtvU’s “Quiet Campus” : … Continue reading

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sonic experiments

[Audio: sounds? english?; Captions: English; Languages: English, ASL] Her comments about the ownership of sound, right on target. Like 0

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dyslexie, a new font

[Audio: ?; Captions: English] Very interesting, hadn’t thought of this. Wonder how available this font is… Surely these principles could also be applied to other fonts to create a number of dyslexic-friendly fonts… Like 0

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privacy, anonymity, pseudonymity, and google plus

[Audio: English; Captions: English (more available at TED)] Well worth watching. People have many very wrong assumptions about “real” names, pseudonymity, and anonymity online. As Matthew Ingram points out, “As a number of users have pointed out, Google and Facebook … Continue reading

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deaf like me

[Audio: English (?); Captions: English; Languages: ASL (small bit), English] This is perfect! All of it rings so very true 😀 Like 0

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Keith Nolan – Deaf in the Military

[Audio: ?; Captions: English; Languages: ASL, English] A very, very interesting presentation! I’m no fan of the military, personally, but I agree that a deaf person who wants to join the military ought to be able to, and Keith Nolan … Continue reading

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you have no idea how wrong you are

[Audio: English, Captions: auto–decent, Subtitles: extensive] I would not ordinarily post something this long that was only auto captioned, but in this case it was pretty good and the subtitles throughout helped keep track of what he was saying. Interesting … Continue reading

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computer recognition of signs

[Audio: French; Subtitles: English; Languages: French, English, FSL] Some pretty cool work being done here. There are several similar projects underway, but this one’s using a neural network algorithm, which has the potential for recognizing more subtle gestures plus matching … Continue reading

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My Song

[Audio: English; Subtitles: English; Languages: English, BSL] This is a long one — a 24 minute production, well worth the watch. This is the result of oralism — stuck in between. I’ve met every single person portrayed in here. (Well … Continue reading

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On being wrong

[Audio: English; Captioned: English] You will have to click through & watch on TED for the captions to be available. Also over time more languages are added in, so check for that if you’d like to see it in some … Continue reading

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late night humor: can you understand me now??

2:09 FTW!! Like 0

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Brene Brown: The power of vulnerability

[Audio: English: Captions: 23 languages (WOW)] Note that you’ll have to click through to TED to get the captioning options 🙁 It’s also on Youtube but only with autocaption, which is too crappy in this case. Like 0

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Joshua Bennett at the White House

[Audio; English; Captions: English; Languages: English, ASL (not enough to translate clip)] I am of very mixed feelings over this one. It came to my attention by way of a *lot* of gushing. Wow! Beautiful! Gorgeous! But I don’t find … Continue reading

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allah save the punk

[Audio: music; Subtitles: English] This is a good article Muslim Feminist Punk: Helping Destroy Stereotypes of Gender, Religion and Race, but remember what I said a while back about erasure? Reading this, you’d almost never realize that Sabina England is … Continue reading

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#egypt ian deaf want freedom

photo by Maggie Osama@flickr I love it! Like 0

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