Re: [stella] Closed Captioning revisited

Subject: Re: [stella] Closed Captioning revisited
From: Steveg1138@xxxxxxx
Date: Tue, 7 Aug 2001 04:27:31 EDT

The Text on UK TV transmissions is Teletext.

Its transmitted with the TV signal, and sits above the TV picture (if you
roll the TV display down you can see the changing data.

UK TV's have teletext decoders built in that display the data as text frames.

Its a bit slow but really pre-web useful!


Steve Goss
Producer Kodiak Interactive
Tel: +44 (0)7974 766 818

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