BOSTON – Hulu will make its subscription streaming

first_img BOSTON – Hulu will make its subscription streaming service more accessible to blind and visually impaired customers.That’s according to a settlement agreement between Hulu and advocacy groups, who sued Los Angeles-based Hulu last year.Disability Rights Advocates, which brought the case, says Hulu will provide a separate audio track that give descriptions of scenes and facial expressions, where possible. Hulu will also update its website and software applications to ensure people can use screen readers if they need them.The lawsuit filed in Boston in November accused Hulu of violating the Americans with Disabilities Act.Netflix already provides audio description for most its original titles and some other TV shows and movies.Hulu officials didn’t immediately respond to emails seeking comment. Hulu agrees to provide audio service for blind customers by The Associated Press Posted Oct 26, 2018 11:11 am PDT Last Updated Oct 26, 2018 at 12:00 pm PDT AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to RedditRedditShare to 電子郵件Emaillast_img read more