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Sam the Deaf

Adult Swim finger-spelling bump

General, I'm Deaf, Media

To see in QuickTime for clear frame to frame. Click here. Friend of mine brought an interest video clip that been pick up from Adult Swim under Cartoon Network. It show the most speed-up finger-spelling. Whoa, it’s too fast for most of us to read it. So, I made the copy and put on QuickTime […]

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Sam the Deaf

RANT: Videophone display on HDTV in wrong way

General

Some deaf set videophone with HDTV, my thought, it’s pointless. Both Sorenson VP series and other videophone equipment are support only use in composite video (yellow cable) that go at 480i while HDTV display the resolution pixel: 480p, 720p or 1080p. While plug videophone to HDTV, the display looks blur compare to standard television. I […]

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Sam the Deaf

Turn your Sorenson VP into wireless

Computer, General, I'm Deaf, Wireless

I notice that most common videophone (VP) equipment being local next to router and modem. Few are willing to place VP for private conference such as in bedroom with wire (Cat5) around on floor. It makes thing look pretty ugly (messy). I asked, years ago, with several Sorenson staffs about if it’s possible to turn […]

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Sam the Deaf

Old Closed Caption device (warning!)

General, I'm Deaf

I haven’t seen it for a while. It’s exactly I have, when I live with parents long time ago. But I don’t want to see it again! Here is thoughtful from Grant Jr’s “How Closed Captioning Changes our lives“.

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Sam the Deaf

Good morning and Good night ASL

General, I'm Deaf

My thought about how to give a great imagine without example on ASL in “Good morning” and “Good night”. Just being cute with you.

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