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Facebook Live Videos Can Now Be Accessed by 360 Million Disabled People

Thanks to a progressive move announced by Facebook last week, video content has now been made available to over 360 million people worldwide.

That’s because the social media giant has just made it so that Facebook Live videos can now feature closed captioning for the deaf and hard of hearing, 30 million of which live in America alone.

Regular Facebook videos have been able to feature closed captioning since 2014, however with 20% of Facebook video content now being broadcasted through the live feature,…