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Ai-Media is an Australian and UK-based speech-to-text technology innovator dedicated to ending the experience of social, educational and vocational exclusion faced by people through inclusive technology. Ai-Media delivers offline captioning and live captioning to its broadcast clients and its breakthrough online, real-time captioning service - Ai-Live - is available for people in a school, university, workplace and conference environment. see our case studies

latest news from Ai-Media

Wednesday, April 09 2014

International Ai-Live Autism Pilot

International Ai-Live Autism Pilot

Ai-Media today launched an international schools pilot to test its new Ai-Live autism (ASD)...

Wednesday, April 02 2014

World Autism Awareness Day 2014

World Autism Awareness Day 2014

Today is the seventh annual World Autism Awareness Day and Ai-Media is proud to be working closely...

Tuesday, February 18 2014

From Little Things, Big Things Grow

From Little Things, Big Things Grow

Ai-Media recommends changes to the Employee Share Scheme.

Tuesday, February 11 2014

Why I Became a Captioner

Why I Became a Captioner

Will English recently started at Ai-Media and has become a much valued trooper in our respeaking...

Monday, January 20 2014

From Charity to Insurance

From Charity to Insurance

From charity to insurance: Australia's disability system transformed.

Wednesday, January 01 2014

New Year's Message

New Year

2013 has been a watershed year for disability reform in Australia.

Tuesday, December 31 2013

January Captioning Highlights

January Captioning Highlights

Foxtel will launch two new channels on January 1st, SyFy and TVH!ts. SyFy is your destination for...

Monday, December 09 2013

Is my Captioner a Robot?

Is my Captioner a Robot?

Ai-Live captioner Joe is not a robot, but he could certainly help build and program one, and...

Sunday, December 01 2013

December Captioning Highlights

December Captioning Highlights

The festive season is around the corner and here are our captioned highlights to let in the sights,...

Tuesday, November 26 2013

UK Teacher Improvement Project

UK Teacher Improvement Project

A new education technology project, led by the University of Melbourne's Graduate School of...

Tuesday, November 19 2013

Quality Standard for TV Captions

Quality Standard for TV Captions

Ai-Media leads with international quality standard for TV captions.

Friday, November 01 2013

Q&A with Shirley Wong

Q&A with Shirley Wong

I recently had the privilege of interviewing Northcott Disability Services person-centred champion...

Friday, November 01 2013

Supporting Readers with Dyslexia

Supporting Readers with Dyslexia

Ai-Media's new Ai-Live 4 online captioning service provides more support for people with dyslexia...

Thursday, October 31 2013

November Captioning Highlights

November Captioning Highlights

Foxtel programmes that have Closed Captions are identified by the 'CC' symbol. This will appear...

Wednesday, October 30 2013

2013 Captioning Awards

2013 Captioning Awards

Friday October 25th marked the 2013 Deafness Forum of Australia Captioning Awards in Sydney.

Wednesday, October 30 2013

Foxtel Movies Boosts Services

Foxtel Movies Boosts Services

Foxtel announced a deal in October with four of Australia's key independent movie distributors to...

Thursday, October 03 2013

Ai-Media Expands in the UK

Ai-Media Expands in the UK

Australia's speech-to-text innovator, Ai-Media, today announced that the UK remote captioning...

Tuesday, October 01 2013

October Captioning Highlights

October Captioning Highlights

With so many movies to choose from on FOXTEL MOVIES, we know it's sometimes difficult finding 'the...

Friday, September 13 2013

Celebrating 10 Years

Celebrating 10 Years

"One of the deep secrets of life is that all that is really worth doing is what we do for others."

Thursday, September 12 2013

Ai-Live 4.0 Launched

Ai-Live 4.0 Launched

Ai-Media capped off 10 years of access innovation with the launch of its new live captioning portal...

Tuesday, September 10 2013

Closed Captioning on Showcase

Closed Captioning on Showcase

Ai-Media welcomes Showcase to the extensive list of Foxtel channels that we caption.

Friday, August 30 2013

Deanne Weir Appointed Chairman

Deanne Weir Appointed Chairman

MEDIA RELEASE: Ai-Media Celebrates Ten Years - Deanne Weir Appointed Chairman

Friday, August 30 2013

Nine Network Appoints Ai-Media

Nine Network Appoints Ai-Media

MEDIA RELEASE: Nine Network Appoints Ai-Media to Deliver High-Quality Captioning

Thursday, August 29 2013

September Captioning Highlights

September Captioning Highlights

Our pick of the month is 'The White Queen' premiering September 5th, 8:30pm on Soho. The White...

Tuesday, August 20 2013

Ai-Media Policy Position

Ai-Media Policy Position

Ai-Media proposes the following policy priorities for the upcoming federal election.

Friday, August 16 2013

2013 NSW Variety Bash

2013 NSW Variety Bash

The Dick Smith 2013 NSW Variety B to B Bash will see some of the zaniest automobiles in the country...

Thursday, August 01 2013

Captioned Highlights August 2013

Captioned Highlights August 2013

Foxtel's online TV Guide makes finding TV shows and movies times easier than ever before. Check out...

Wednesday, July 31 2013

ASTRA Awards 2013

ASTRA Awards 2013

The 11th annual ASTRA Awards were held on the 25th July and showcased, once again, the star talent...

Tuesday, July 09 2013

Become a Captions Champion

Become a Captions Champion

Captions are being more broadly recognised as a powerful learning tool for all students.

Monday, July 08 2013

Q&A with David Brady

Q&A with David Brady

David Brady is the CEO of Hear For You - an award-winning, not for profit organisation that runs...

Monday, July 08 2013

Lights, Camera, Action...Captions!

Lights, Camera, Action...Captions!

Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls. Enjoy the great movies of the '40s through to the '90s on Fox...

Monday, July 01 2013

July 2013 Captioning Highlights

July 2013 Captioning Highlights

Here is our July selection of hot and new programmes, as well as good old classics never shown...

Friday, June 14 2013

Ai-Media Wins NSW DEC Tender

Ai-Media Wins NSW DEC Tender

Education technology and disability services innovator Ai-Media will deliver its groundbreaking...

Thursday, May 30 2013

Captioned Highlights June 2013

Captioned Highlights June 2013

June is a month of long and cold winter nights. What a good excuse to curl up in front of the...

Wednesday, May 15 2013

5 Facts About WCAG 2.0

5 Facts About WCAG 2.0

WCAG 2.0 or Web Content Accessibility Guidelines cover a wide range of recommendations to make your...

Tuesday, May 14 2013

The Social Aspects of CP

The Social Aspects of CP

By Jeremy Slough, Ai-Media Captioner. What is cerebral palsy (CP)? Cerebral refers to cerebrum, the...

Monday, May 13 2013

FUEL & SPEED Now Captioned

FUEL & SPEED Now Captioned

Fox Sports has recently added even more closed captioning to its great line-up of programs across a...

Thursday, May 09 2013

Ai-Media Appoints Quality Auditor

Ai-Media Appoints Quality Auditor

Education and disability services innovator Ai-Media today announced it had engaged an independent...

Tuesday, April 30 2013

May 2013 Captioning Highlights

May 2013 Captioning Highlights

To point out a few highlights for May - Soho TV will premier the Australian drama series Wentworth,...

Monday, April 29 2013

Half Hour Bookings of Ai-Live

Half Hour Bookings of Ai-Live

Ai-Media are excited to announce the introduction of half hour bookings of Ai-Live.

Wednesday, April 17 2013

Ai-Live Launches in the UK

Ai-Live Launches in the UK

Education and disability services innovators Ai-Media and Microlink announced a partnership to...

Wednesday, March 27 2013

April Captioning Highlights

April Captioning Highlights

April's captioning highlights will have something for everyone in the family to enjoy.

Tuesday, March 26 2013

NDIS to Become Law

NDIS to Become Law

The legislation to set up the Government's National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) has passed...

Tuesday, March 19 2013

5 Facts About the EAF

5 Facts About the EAF

There are a wide variety of disability support services out there that assist employees and...

Monday, March 18 2013

20 Years of DDA

20 Years of DDA

This month marks the 20th anniversary of the Disability Discrimination Act (DDA). On March 1st...

Sunday, March 17 2013

SoHo Brings Touch to Foxtel

SoHo Brings Touch to Foxtel

The Emmy-nominated 13 episode drama series is now screening on Foxtel's premium drama channel...

Wednesday, March 13 2013

Young Global Leaders

Young Global Leaders

Ai-Media CEO and Co-Founder, Tony Abrahams, said he would use his recognition by the World Economic...

Friday, March 01 2013

March Captioning Highlights

March Captioning Highlights

March will bring you another set of new captioned programmes on FOXTEL as well as good old...

Wednesday, February 27 2013

Twenty Years: Twenty Stories

Twenty Years: Twenty Stories

March 1st marks the celebration of the 20th anniversary of the Disability Discrimination Act.

Monday, February 18 2013

Employment Participation

Employment Participation

Quite often employers are not aware of, or reluctant to be involved with, the Employment Assistance...

Friday, February 01 2013

February Captioning Highlights

February Captioning Highlights

Here are some of the new programmes we are captioning for you this month on FOXTEL.

Friday, February 01 2013

NDIS COAG RIS Submission

NDIS COAG RIS Submission

Ai-Media thanks COAG for the Regulation Impact Statement (RIS) and for the opportunity to comment...

Wednesday, January 30 2013

Ai-Media has it Covered

Ai-Media has it Covered

While Ai-Media is well known for providing state of the art transcribing services for deaf and hard...

Wednesday, January 30 2013

Huge Variety LifeStyle Channels

Huge Variety LifeStyle Channels

Want some new stress-free ideas for entertaining, or some healthy cooking advice from The Hairy...

Wednesday, January 30 2013

Ai-Live: Beyond Deaf Services

Ai-Live: Beyond Deaf Services

2013 is shaping up as a great year for Ai-Media. In a significant and important development for the...

Friday, January 25 2013

NDIS Bill 2012

NDIS Bill 2012

Ai-Media has welcomed the Australian Government's NDIS Bill and urged its adoption by the...

Wednesday, January 23 2013

Broadcast Captioning Standards

Broadcast Captioning Standards

Ai-Media urges Government to adopt different standards for live and pre-prepared captioning

Tuesday, January 01 2013

January Captioning Highlights

January Captioning Highlights

Some new programmes and some old favourites have been captioned this month on FOXTEL, check out our...

Friday, December 21 2012

Season's Greetings from Ai-Media

Season

From everyone at Ai-Media, we wish you a happy and healthy holiday season.

Friday, December 21 2012

Expansion Beyond Deaf Services

Expansion Beyond Deaf Services

Australian technology innovator Ai-Media today announced initiatives to grow its breakthrough...

Thursday, December 20 2012

Holiday Message from the CEO

Holiday Message from the CEO

2012 was the year that promised so much  - and deliveredThis holiday season Australians...

Friday, November 30 2012

Switched at Birth

Switched at Birth

FOX8's 'Switched at Birth' coming to Australian audiences in 2013.

Friday, November 30 2012

Ai-Live: A User's Perspective

Ai-Live: A User

Ai-Live@Work participation and accessibility: a user's perspective.

Friday, November 30 2012

Let’s celebrate IDPwD

Let’s celebrate IDPwD

Let's celebrate: 20th Anniversary of the International Day of People with Disability

Thursday, November 29 2012

Disability and Education Reform

Disability and Education Reform

Education technology and disability service innovator Ai-Media has welcomed the tabling of the...

Wednesday, November 28 2012

December Captioning Highlights

December Captioning Highlights

Here are some of the captioning highlights FOXTEL will bring to your lounge room this December.

Monday, October 29 2012

November Captioning Highlights

November Captioning Highlights

FOXTEL will air a raft of exciting new shows this month which we have captioned for your enjoyment.

Friday, October 26 2012

2012 Captioning Awards

2012 Captioning Awards

The 2012 Deafness Forum Captioning Awards were held last night at the Sheraton on the Park Hotel...

Monday, October 22 2012

Join us for DisabiliTEA

Join us for DisabiliTEA

DisabiliTEA is a nationwide get together taking place on Friday 26 October in support of the...

Wednesday, October 10 2012

Oz sport feast throughout October

Oz sport feast throughout October

During September, Ai-Media's captioners were kept on the ball bringing some premium live sporting...

Wednesday, October 10 2012

Ai-Live pilot explores inclusion

Ai-Live pilot explores inclusion

The 2010 launch of Ai-Live transformed educational and social inclusion opportunities for students...

Wednesday, October 10 2012

Disability - untold story of the NBN

Disability - untold story of the NBN

Disability Discrimination Commissioner, Graeme Innes AM, recently appeared in a YouTube video...

Monday, October 01 2012

October Captioning Highlights

October Captioning Highlights

What do you like to watch on TV?  Drama, TV Series, Documentary, Sports & Live Events,...

Saturday, September 01 2012

September Captioning Highlights

September Captioning Highlights

It is season premiere time on FOXTEL. We are proud to have closed captioned some exciting new shows...

Thursday, August 30 2012

Tony Robinson's Time Walks

Tony Robinson

The hidden history behind the best known streets of Australia towns, cities and suburbs.

Thursday, August 30 2012

Ai-Live launches new online portal

Ai-Live launches new online portal

Making things faster and easier for deaf and hard of hearing at workplaces and education across...

Thursday, August 30 2012

Hearing Awareness Week retro

Hearing Awareness Week retro

Reminiscing to the time I ran to pick up the phone when it rang, I answered with a James Bond...

Wednesday, August 01 2012

August Closed Captioning Content

August Closed Captioning Content

Closed captioning has been added to some new and exciting programmes on FOXTEL.

Sunday, July 01 2012

July Closed Captioning Content

July Closed Captioning Content

We have captioned some exciting new shows for you this month. 

Thursday, June 07 2012

Never Stand Still

Never Stand Still

Our vision for the NDIS....

Friday, June 01 2012

June Captioned Content

June Captioned Content

Each month we highlight the hottest captioned content being broadcast by our clientele. Keep an eye...

Thursday, May 24 2012

Tim Gunn: Behind the Seams

Tim Gunn: Behind the Seams

For all Project Runway fans that can't get enough, Season 9 will wrap up with a bang.

Wednesday, May 23 2012

More Captions on Subscription TV

More Captions on Subscription TV

Captioning levels on subscription television services will be increased over the next three years.

Monday, May 14 2012

Ai-Media Welcomes NDIS Launch

Ai-Media Welcomes NDIS Launch

Disability services innovator Ai-Media has welcomed the significant commitment in this month's...

Monday, April 30 2012

May Captioned Highlights

May Captioned Highlights

Each month we highlight the hottest captioned content being broadcast by our clientele. Keep an eye...

Thursday, April 12 2012

Dripping in Chocolate

Dripping in Chocolate

This Friday on UKTV; the Australian Premiere of Dripping in Chocolate on FOXTEL and AUSTAR.

Monday, April 02 2012

April Captioned Highlights

April Captioned Highlights

Each month we highlight the hottest captioned content being broadcast by our clientele. Keep an eye...

Monday, February 27 2012

March Captioned Highlights

March Captioned Highlights

Each month we highlight the hottest captioned content being broadcast by our clientele. Keep an eye...

Tuesday, February 21 2012

New "Ai-Live™ 3.2"

New "Ai-Live™ 3.2"

Ai-Media launches new Ai-Live™ 3.2 internet captioning service for education and work.

Friday, February 17 2012

FOX FOOTY Comes Alive

FOX FOOTY Comes Alive

If you like your AFL, then you'll want to check out FOXTEL's newest channel, FOX FOOTY!

Thursday, February 16 2012

A&E Coming to FOXTEL

A&E Coming to FOXTEL

FOXTEL launches a new entertainment channel!

Wednesday, February 01 2012

NDIS Vital for Economic Health

NDIS Vital for Economic Health

Ai-Media has welcomed Opposition Leader Tony Abbott's unequivocal commitment this week to implement...

Tuesday, January 31 2012

February Captioned Highlights

February Captioned Highlights

Each month we highlight the hottest captioned content being broadcast by our clientele. Keep an eye...

Tuesday, January 10 2012

XVI Australian Deaf Games

XVI Australian Deaf Games

This Saturday marks the the start of the XVI Australian Deaf Games in Geelong, Victoria.

Sunday, January 01 2012

Captioned Contents Highlights

Captioned Contents Highlights

Each month we highlight the hottest captioned content being broadcast by our clientele. Keep an eye...

Friday, December 23 2011

Holiday Message from the CEO

Holiday Message from the CEO

Major progress has been achieved for the disability sector, throughout 2011.

Friday, December 16 2011

Ai-Media Brings Xmas to Northcott

Ai-Media Brings Xmas to Northcott

Ai-Media today delivered some Christmas presents to Northcott Disability Services in Parramatta, as...

Tuesday, December 06 2011

Ai-Media Set for Growth

Ai-Media Set for Growth

Ai-Media has today announced it has completed a series of milestones that has positioned the...

Monday, December 05 2011

Commercialisation Australia Grant

Commercialisation Australia Grant

Commercialisation Australia has reaffirmed the Australian Government's commitment to backing...

Thursday, December 01 2011

Captioned Content Highlights

Captioned Content Highlights

Each month we highlight the hottest captioned content being broadcast by our clientele. Keep an eye...

Wednesday, November 23 2011

Gillard Commits to early NDIS

Gillard Commits to early NDIS

Ai-Media welcomes Prime Minister Julia Gillard's commitment to the National Disability Insurance...

Tuesday, November 22 2011

Australian Web Awards

Australian Web Awards

Cerebral Palsy Alliance have been announced as the Winners of the 'Best Overall Accessibility'...

Monday, November 21 2011

Parenting a child who is deaf

Parenting a child who is deaf

At the upcoming POD (Parents of Deaf) Christmas party on 23. November, Alex Jones and Leonie...

Tuesday, November 01 2011

Closed Captioning Highlights

Closed Captioning Highlights

Each month we highlight the hottest shows we provide closed captioning for. Keep an eye out for...

Thursday, October 20 2011

National Week of Deaf People 2011

National Week of Deaf People 2011

A week long celebration of Deaf people and the Deaf Australian community is underway across...

Tuesday, October 04 2011

National Disability Award Finalists

National Disability Award Finalists

Ai-Media has been announced as a finalist in the Australian Government's National Disability...

Friday, September 30 2011

Closed Captioning Highlights Oct

Closed Captioning Highlights Oct

Each month we highlight the hottest shows we provide closed captioning for. Keep an eye out for...

Tuesday, September 27 2011

100,000 enquiries for JobAccess

100,000 enquiries for JobAccess

The Australian Government's JobAccess service has announced a growing demand for its services, with...

Monday, September 12 2011

International Week of the Deaf 2011

International Week of the Deaf 2011

It is again that time of the year when deaf people around the world gather together to commemorate...

Friday, September 02 2011

Working in the New World

Working in the New World

The NDS Employment Forum will be held on 5-6 September 2011 at the Hilton, Sydney.

Tuesday, August 30 2011

Captioned Content Highlights Sept

Captioned Content Highlights Sept

Each month we highlight the hottest captioned content being broadcast by our clientele. Keep an eye...

Thursday, August 18 2011

Ai-Live™@Work

Ai-Live™@Work

Ai-Media has released their latest video, Ai-Live@Work, which highlights early stage pilot testing...

Friday, August 12 2011

Disability Reform

Disability Reform

"Giving people with disability and their carers control and choice over the services they use...."

Monday, August 01 2011

Captioned Content Highlights Aug

Captioned Content Highlights Aug

Each month we highlight the hottest captioned content being broadcast by our clientele. Keep an eye...

Monday, July 04 2011

Captioned Content Highlights July

Captioned Content Highlights July

Each month we highlight the hottest captioned content being broadcast by our clientele. Keep...

Tuesday, May 31 2011

Captioned Content Highlights June

Captioned Content Highlights June

Each month we highlight the hottest captioned content being broadcast by our clientele. Keep an eye...

Wednesday, May 18 2011

NDS Carer Congress

NDS Carer Congress

The National Disability and Carer Congress: Make Every Australian Count was held on the 2nd and 3rd...

Thursday, May 12 2011

More Captioned Content on Foxtel

More Captioned Content on Foxtel

As of July 1, you'll find even more captioned content available on FOXTEL.

Monday, May 09 2011

Q&A with Claire Stewart

Q&A with Claire Stewart

Claire Stewart is a Diversity and Flexibility Manager for the Westpac Group. She has...

Thursday, April 28 2011

Captioned Contents Highlights

Captioned Contents Highlights

Each month we highlight the hottest captioned content being broadcast by our clientele. Keep an eye...

Monday, April 18 2011

Disability & Carer Congress

Disability & Carer Congress

The National Disability and Carer Congress: Make Every Australian Count will be held on 2nd and 3rd...

Monday, April 18 2011

Raising the Bar

Raising the Bar

Raising the Bar 2011 will be held on 10th and 11th May 2011, at Dockside Conference Centre, Cockle...

Monday, April 11 2011

Teacher Magazine

Teacher Magazine

Caption it, an article about Ai-Live™, features in the April edition of 'Teacher'.

Wednesday, April 06 2011

Street TV

Street TV

Ai-Media is proud to support Street TV.

Tuesday, April 05 2011

Captioned Content Highlights

Captioned Content Highlights

Each month we highlight the hottest captioned content being broadcast by our clientele. Keep an eye...

Wednesday, March 30 2011

ASTRA Conference Wrap up

ASTRA Conference Wrap up

The ASTRA Conferrence, held Tuesday 29 March, was a huge success, with a great deal of insight and...

Monday, March 28 2011

BRW 20 Brilliant Business Ideas

BRW 20 Brilliant Business Ideas

BRW spoke to some of the best business entrepreneurs to ask them to share with readers, some great...

Thursday, March 24 2011

2011 ASTRA Conference

2011 ASTRA Conference

The 2011 ASTRA Conference will be held on Tuesday 29th March 2011 at the Sydney Convention &...

Wednesday, March 23 2011

MAA launches accessible website

MAA launches accessible website

Media Access Australia has today launched their new accessible website, merging the Media Access...

Thursday, March 17 2011

Making Google Accessible

Making Google Accessible

Google is committed to making accessibility a reality for all of our users, including those with...

Tuesday, February 22 2011

Live captions on Switzer

Live captions on Switzer

SKY NEWS BUSINESS programme, Switzer, will now be live captioned, weekdays from 7pm - 8pm AEST.

Friday, February 11 2011

FOX SPORTS Captioned TV

FOX SPORTS Captioned TV

Want to know what the must watch captioned FOX SPORTS programmes are for February?

Friday, February 04 2011

Every Australian Counts

Every Australian Counts

On Australian Day, the campaign to revolutionise disability services in Australia kicked off to...

Wednesday, February 02 2011

Captioned Highlights for February

Captioned Highlights for February

Each month we highlight the hottest captioned content being broadcast by our clientele. Keep an eye...

Tuesday, February 01 2011

Closed Caption Awareness Survey

Closed Caption Awareness Survey

Closed captioning survey shows high levels of awareness and use of captioning.

Thursday, January 20 2011

Australia Day Celebrations

Australia Day Celebrations

This year's Australia Day celebrations will be especially exciting for Ai-Media Co-founder/ Brand...

Thursday, January 20 2011

Australian Deaf Games

Australian Deaf Games

The Australian Deaf Games, to be held in Geelong, are just under a year away.

Thursday, January 13 2011

Closed Captions at Hoyts

Closed Captions at Hoyts

The new closed caption sessions at Hoyts Broadway in Sydney have been running for a couple of weeks...

Wednesday, January 12 2011

A Big Year for Disability Reform

A Big Year for Disability Reform

Senator Mitch Fifield today published his article in response to Todd Winther's article published...

Thursday, December 16 2010

Happy Holidays

Happy Holidays

All of us at Ai-Media wish you a happy and restful holiday season with family and friends. We look...

Friday, December 10 2010

FCC Appoint Advisory Commission

FCC Appoint Advisory Commission

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has announced the membership of its new Video...

Wednesday, December 08 2010

MAA's Successful Second Pilot

MAA

The Media Access Australia Classroom Access Project (CAP) will finish at the end of the 2010 school...

Tuesday, December 07 2010

The View from the Opposition

The View from the Opposition

The National Disability Services CEO's Conference was held this morning at Rydges Lakeside,...

Monday, December 06 2010

DFA Announces New CEO

DFA Announces New CEO

Ai-Media would like to congratulate Ms Kris Newton on her appointment as CEO of Deafness Forum of...

Friday, December 03 2010

2010 IDPwD

2010 IDPwD

Ai-Media CEO, Tony Abrahams, today welcomed the significant progress towards delivering improved...

Thursday, December 02 2010

Understanding the Entrepreneur

Understanding the Entrepreneur

Ai-Media's CEO, Tony Abrahams, features in Savvy - Understanding the Entrepreneur, a publication...

Wednesday, December 01 2010

Don't DIS my ABILITY

Don

Friday the 3rd of December is an important date for all involved with the NSW's...

Wednesday, December 01 2010

Captioned Content Highlights

Captioned Content Highlights

Each month we highlight the hottest captioned content being broadcast by our clientele. Keep...

Friday, November 26 2010

2010 National Disability Awards

2010 National Disability Awards

Nine exceptional nominees have been announced as recipients in the 2010 National Disability Awards.

Wednesday, November 24 2010

Best Deaf Athletes Honoured

Best Deaf Athletes Honoured

Australia's most outstanding deaf athletes for 2010 have been recognised at the Deaf Sports...

Wednesday, November 17 2010

Ai-Media Capital Raising

Ai-Media Capital Raising

Ai-Media has announced an A$8m capital raising to fund the growth and development of its proven...

Tuesday, November 16 2010

2GB Radio Appeal for RIDBC

 2GB Radio Appeal for RIDBC

Sydney Radio Station, 2GB 873, in partnership with the Royal Institute for Deaf and Blind Children,...

Tuesday, November 09 2010

Advice for Students with Disability

Advice for Students with Disability

Minister for School Education Peter Garrett has commissioned advice on strategies that could assist...

Tuesday, November 09 2010

New Appointments for Ai-Media

New Appointments for Ai-Media

Ai-Media today announced new Board and Senior Executive appointments to lead to company's...

Thursday, November 04 2010

Video Log with Alex Jones

Video Log with Alex Jones

There has been a great deal of interest surrounding Ai-Live™ with the introduction of the school...

Thursday, November 04 2010

School for Social Entrepreneurs

School for Social Entrepreneurs

The School for Social Entrepreneurs runs learning programs in Sydney and Melbourne for...

Tuesday, November 02 2010

Bringing Down The Wall

Bringing Down The Wall

Encore Magazine has published an article in their November issue, that deals with media...

Monday, November 01 2010

Research Participants Required

Research Participants Required

Doppio Designs will be undertaking a research project in November on behalf of a Not-for-Profit...

Friday, October 29 2010

Captioned Content Highlights

Captioned Content Highlights

Each month we highlight the hottest captioned content being broadcast by our clientele. Keep an eye...

Friday, October 29 2010

Ambassadors Announced

Ambassadors Announced

Ai-Media's Alex Jones and Leonie Jackson have been announced as 2010 Don't DIS my ABILITY campaign...

Friday, October 29 2010

Q&A with Nicole Lawder

Q&A with Nicole Lawder

The deaf and hearing impaired community know Nicole Lawder due to her tireless work with Deafness...

Monday, October 18 2010

Closed Captioned Canonisation

Closed Captioned Canonisation

Australia has welcomed the nation's first saint, Saint Mary of the Cross MacKillop, with cheers,...

Friday, October 15 2010

Equality for America's Disabled

Equality for America

Blind and Deaf people will find it easier to use smartphones, the internet, emergency broadcast...

Friday, October 15 2010

Labor considers Disability Reform

Labor considers Disability Reform

Disability Reform, including a national no-fault insurance scheme, will be a key social policy...

Thursday, October 07 2010

Live Captions: FOXTEL & AUSTAR

Live Captions: FOXTEL & AUSTAR

In August, SKY NEWS and FOX SPORTS announced that live captioning of their flagship programming...

Sunday, October 03 2010

Q&A with MAA

Q&A with MAA

Ai-Media wanted to know a little bit more about Media Access Australia (MAA) and the people that...

Thursday, September 30 2010

New Board Member at Northcott

New Board Member at Northcott

Leading not-for-profit disability services provider, Northcott Disability Services, today announced...

Wednesday, September 29 2010

Captioned Content

Captioned Content

Each month we highlight the hottest captioned content being broadcast by our clientele. Keep an eye...

Thursday, September 23 2010

Ai-Live™ - Semi Finalist

Ai-Live™ - Semi Finalist

Ai-Live™ featured as a semi finalist on Series 7 of ABC1's The New Inventors last night...

Tuesday, September 21 2010

RIDBC Launch iPad App

RIDBC Launch iPad App

Royal Institute for Deaf and Blind Children have launched Auslan Tutor for iPad

Friday, September 17 2010

MAA's New Classroom Initiative

MAA

Media Access Australia's new technological solutions test pilot, launched at Cerdon College,...

Tuesday, September 14 2010

New Secretary for Disabilities

New Secretary for Disabilities

Ai-Media welcomes the appointment of Senator Jan McLucas as the Parliamentry Secretary for...

Friday, September 10 2010

DFA announces Acting CEO

DFA announces Acting CEO

Deafness Forum of Australia has announced that Anne Porter will take up the position of Acting CEO...

Friday, August 27 2010

Awards, Achievements & Access

Awards, Achievements & Access

Last night's 2010 Captioning Awards was a celebration of all the achievements made in captioning...

Thursday, August 26 2010

SKY NEWS launches Live Captions

SKY NEWS launches Live Captions

SKY NEWS to Launch Live Captioning from October 1, 2010.

Thursday, August 26 2010

Live Captioning on FOX SPORTS

Live Captioning on FOX SPORTS

FOX SPORTS today confirmed that from October 1, 2010, a live captioning services will be available...

Tuesday, August 24 2010

Ai-Media's New Recruits

Ai-Media

Meet the newest team members at Ai-Media

Monday, August 23 2010

Hearing Awareness Week

Hearing Awareness Week

The purpose of Hearing Awareness Week is to raise awareness and understanding of hearing loss.

Friday, August 20 2010

Live Captioning for Election 2010

Live Captioning for Election 2010

On Election night August 21st 2010, Sky News and Ai-Media will be launching live captioning for...

Friday, August 20 2010

Support for a Disability Reform

Support for a Disability Reform

Deafness services innovator Ai-Media today welcomed the support of all major political parties for...

Thursday, August 19 2010

Ai-Media Submission

Ai-Media Submission

Ai-Media welcomes the Productivity Commission's inquiry into disability reform as an opportunity to...

Thursday, July 29 2010

60 Seconds with Nick Watkins

60 Seconds with Nick Watkins

Nick Watkins took up impossible challenges on a new game show...and won the hearts of 1.3 million...

Monday, July 19 2010

Ai-Live™ in The SMH

Ai-Live™ in The SMH

Ai-Media has spent the past three and half years researching and developing Ai-Live™, which is a...

Sunday, July 18 2010

New Cinema Access Innovations

New Cinema Access Innovations

Disability services innovator Ai-Media said today's launch by the Parliamentary Secretary for...

Friday, July 09 2010

PCDE Morning Tea

PCDE Morning Tea

On the 7th July 2010, Ai-Media and members from Parent Council for Deaf Education and some of their...

Wednesday, June 30 2010

ASTRA Awards 2010

ASTRA Awards 2010

The 8th annual ASTRA Awards were held last Wednsday, 24th June 2010. The Ai-Media team was out in...

Thursday, June 24 2010

Ai-Live™ - From The New Inventors

Ai-Live™ - From The New Inventors

Two months after launching at the 6th National Deafness Sector Summit in Sydney, Ai-Live featured...

Wednesday, June 23 2010

RU a WordNerd?

RU a WordNerd?

We hear about code-cutters, wire-benders, propeller-heads, geeks and nerds. Silicon Valley...

Thursday, June 17 2010

Ai-Media Supports CEO Sleepout

Ai-Media Supports CEO Sleepout

Our CEO, Tony Abrahams, will brave the elements tonight in Sydney, as he rises to the challenge of...

Monday, May 31 2010

Ai-Live™ on The New Inventors

Ai-Live™ on The New Inventors

Save the Date: Ai-Live on The New Inventors -- 8pm, Wednesday June 23, 2010

Friday, May 14 2010

Report on Hearing Health

Report on Hearing Health

The Senate Community Affairs References Committee today tabled its report titled Hear Us: Inquiry...

Friday, May 07 2010

Ai-Live™ Beta Video

Ai-Live™ Beta Video

Ai-Live™ Beta was released on the 23 of April at the National Deafness Sector Summit. It is a...

Tuesday, May 04 2010

ABC Radio Interview

ABC Radio Interview

Radio interview with Tony Abrahams and Alex Jones aired at 9.40am on the 4th May, 2010 on Deborah's...

Thursday, April 22 2010

Check out our NEW videos!

Check out our NEW videos!

Ai-Media to Unveil World-First -- Education Innovation for Deaf School Students at National...

Wednesday, April 21 2010

New School Captioning Services

New School Captioning Services

Deafness services and captioning innovator Ai-Media will unveil a world-first education service for...

Monday, April 19 2010

National Deafness Sector Summit

National Deafness Sector Summit

The National Deafness Sector Summit on 23-24 April will turn a spotlight on the critical issue of...

Friday, April 16 2010

New Education Division

New Education Division

Ai-Media today launched a new Education Access Division to enable deaf and hearing impaired...

Saturday, March 20 2010

ASTRA Respeaking Competition

ASTRA Respeaking Competition

Winner of iPod Touch --- Colin Stapleton of OpenTV

Wednesday, March 17 2010

WIN iPod Touch in 30 seconds

WIN iPod Touch in 30 seconds

ASTRA Conference RESPEAKING COMPETITION

Wednesday, March 17 2010

Ai-Media Acquires RipperReporters

Ai-Media Acquires RipperReporters

Ai-Media today announced the expansion of its stenographic captioning resources to service growing...

Monday, March 15 2010

Experienced Captioners Wanted!

Experienced Captioners Wanted!

Ai-Media is looking for experienced speech captioners to join our growing team! The position will...

Monday, March 15 2010

Live Stenocaptioners wanted!

Live Stenocaptioners wanted!

Ai-Media is looking for experienced live stenocaptioners to provide high quality captioning. The...

Thursday, February 18 2010

Jo Booth Joins Ai-Media

Jo Booth Joins Ai-Media

Access services company Access Innovation Media (Ai-Media) has appointed Jo Booth to the newly...

Tuesday, February 02 2010

EARN $$$--WORK FROM HOME

EARN $$$--WORK FROM HOME

We are looking for people who are keen to work long-term as an offline captioners for at least 20...

Wednesday, January 27 2010

The Henry Report Supports NDIS

The Henry Report Supports NDIS

On the 23rd of January 2010, the Sydney Morning Herald publised an article about The Henry Report.

Thursday, January 21 2010

Changing Attitudes

Changing Attitudes

RACHEL BROWNE meets the man speaking out on the rights of the 'hearing impaired'.

Thursday, December 03 2009

Alex Jones-ABC Radio Interview

Alex Jones-ABC Radio Interview

Adam Spencer, ABC Sydney Radio host, conducted an interview with Alex Jones this morning.

Monday, November 30 2009

Better Media Access!!

Better Media Access!!

Tony Abrahams, CEO of Access Innocation Media, welcomes the release of the report "Access to...

Thursday, November 26 2009

Captioning on YouTube

Captioning on YouTube

Google has announced that they are adding automatic caption capabilities to YouTube.

Tuesday, November 24 2009

Productivity Commission Inquiry

Productivity Commission Inquiry

Last night The Prime Minister, Kevin Rudd, announced a Productivity Commission inquiry to examine...

Friday, November 13 2009

5th Anniversary of CC

5th Anniversary of CC

October 21 marked the 5th anniversary of Closed Captioning (CC) on FOXTEL. Ai-Media and the FOXTEL...

Wednesday, November 11 2009

NDIS

NDIS

All Australians need a no-fault insurance scheme for everyone who has, or acquires a significant...

Tuesday, October 13 2009

New strategy to benefit Deaf

New strategy to benefit Deaf

Employment Participation Minister Mark Arbib and Disabilities and Children’s Services Parliamentary...

Tuesday, October 06 2009

2009 Captioning Awards

2009 Captioning Awards

Ai-Media were proud to be a sponsor of the 2009 Captioning Awards, hosted by Deafness Forum.

Thursday, August 27 2009

The end of Disability

The end of Disability

"The end of Disability" - Keynote Address to Launch 2009 Hearing Awareness Week, which was held at...

Monday, August 24 2009

Hearing Awareness Week

Hearing Awareness Week

Hearing Awareness Week is here again. It runs from Sunday 23 August through to Saturday 29 August.

Tuesday, August 18 2009

Shut Out

Shut Out

What is life like for Australians with disabilites, their families and carers? This thought...

Monday, August 17 2009

Captioning Awards 2009

Captioning Awards 2009

2009 Captioning Awards - 27 August 2009

Saturday, August 01 2009

FOX8 Highlights

FOX8 Highlights

Want to know what's happening in the realm of FOX8? Check out the FOX8 highlights

Tuesday, July 07 2009

Australia's Next Top Model

Australia

What a night! Australia's Next Top Model final was live captioned and broadcast across Australia...

Wednesday, May 13 2009

Superfast Broadband for all?

Superfast Broadband for all?

Ai-Media strongly supports the Australian Government’s proposed National Broadband Network (NBN)...

Wednesday, May 13 2009

Sign Language on the iPhone

Sign Language on the iPhone

The hottest new iPhone App is the "Auslan Tutor" and a steal at just $50 for iPhone, iPod Touch and...

Wednesday, April 01 2009

Ai hits the Street

Ai hits the Street

The freshest non-conformist original reporting in town is Street TV.

Thursday, March 19 2009

Ai-LIVE at ASTRA

Ai-LIVE at ASTRA

Ai-Media’s LIVE captions deliver 100% accessibility to the ASTRA Conference held on 19 March at the...

Thursday, March 19 2009

Laws are Changing

Laws are Changing

Recognising the enormous loss to society if people with disabilities are unable to fulfil their...

Friday, February 13 2009

Closing the Gap

Closing the Gap

Geoffrey Robertson's Hypothetical: Closing The Gap saw the veteran broadcaster and provocateur...

Monday, December 15 2008

CHANGE we can believe in

CHANGE we can believe in

Barack Obama's successful campaign for change resonates with many of us all over the world.

Sunday, December 14 2008

Priscilla in sign

Priscilla in sign

"Why should they miss out on such a fabulous show?"

Thursday, November 27 2008

Wild Boys

Wild Boys

Let's Get Physical! Ai-Media hosted three separate groups during the 17-day season of Caroline...

Saturday, November 15 2008

FOXTEL backstage access

FOXTEL backstage access

Access is all about connection and some great connections were made at the FOXTEL Backstage Access...