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San Francisco First Deaf-Owned Restaurant to Franchise

Congratulations to the first deaf-owned restaurant in San Francisco for receiving funding to franchise.  A deaf couple owns Mozzeria which employs all deaf employees and even deaf artists to decorate it’s restaurant, has decided to branch out.  Maybe we’ll even

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Looking for a Challenge? Translate or Interpret for Trump.

To tone down, or not to tone down…that is the question.  Interpreters and translators are torn as to whether Trump’s rhetoric should be softened via translation or interpretation, or left in it’s often crude and offensive form. Some translators and

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Music To My Eyes – Chance The Rapper Tours With Sign Language Interpreters

Wouldn’t it be nice if everyone was as accommodating as Chance the Rapper.  He is bringing a team of American Sign Language (ASL) interpreters on tour with him and has even offered 50 free tickets to the Deaf and Hard

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Shortage of Sign Language Interpreters

If you thought there weren’t enough Spanish and Sign Language interpreters in the Los Angeles, Long Beach, Anaheim, Riverside, Irvine and Southern California areas, just look at southwestern Louisiana where there are only three sign language interpreters serving around 800 Deaf

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NYC Police pilot ASL Video Remote Interpreting (VRI)

NYC Police pilot ASL Video Remote Interpreting (VRI) as needed to communicate with the Deaf. There are an estimated 200,000 Deaf or Hard of Hearing people in the NYC area.  If you are in need of Video Remote Interpreting services

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Deaf Ph.D Student at University of California Berkeley Denied Sign Language Interpreter

A Deaf Ph.D student has trouble getting a sign language interpreter at University of California at Berkley. Hard to believe that this is still an issue especially within the UC system. After interpreting at many colleges and universities in and

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Now Offering Video Remote Interpreting (VRI) in Healthcare Settings

If you’re in need of an interpreter, but are having a hard time finding someone to come on site, then maybe a video remote interpreter is the solution.  Here at Spot On Interpreting, we provide video remote interpreting in Spanish and

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Man Behind Cochlear Implant Develops Inhaled Insulin Afrezza

Story of Alfred Mann who had helped people walk again, restore hearing to the deaf, sight for the blind, contributed to improving the pacemaker and insulin pump, now has an inhaled insulin on the market named Afrezza.  Many are claiming

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Trump Hit On Deaf Star Marlee Matlin Via Sign Language Interpreter

Yet another account of how Donald Trump is unfit to be president.  He reportedly hit on Deaf actress Marlee Matlin via her interpreter when she appeared on “The Apprentice.” If Trump gets elected, those UN interpreters better start studying how to

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Denying Deaf Patients Sign Language Interpreters Will Cost You

“Deaf man blames Hand Surgical Association for delayed treatment Robert HadleyMar. 5, 2016, 7:20pm  358  8  1  368 Terrance LeMaire filed a lawsuit on March 1 in U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana against Hand Surgical Association

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