Friday, July 31, 2015

Principles of Economics: Microeconomics

Economics is the study of how the market works. Key topics such as competition, supply and demand, public goods, price determination, and more are covered, with a little humor here and there.

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL-uRhZ_p-BM4XnKSe3BJa23-XKJs_k4KY

ProfRobBob

Math is one of those subjects some of us groan at taking, no matter what the class level. Professor Rob passes on his math lessons that can help in understanding this subject and get better grades.

Note: He's committed to captioning, and is on the way to captioning all of them.
https://www.youtube.com/user/profrobbob


Thursday, July 30, 2015

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

JamesESL

Want to learn English, but have trouble with its intricacies and strange ever-changing rules? JamesESL helps out by explaining pronunciations, idioms, word differences, vocabulary, expressions, and more. His way of explaining things with some humor here and there will help you learn English.

https://www.youtube.com/user/JamesESL

Sunday, July 26, 2015

Travis Bryant

Colorado-born Travis Bryant used to be an international male model before he became an author and screenwriter. He shares with his viewers his life, his community, his friends, his travels, and other things, including trying to make us laugh.

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCKRjeLgZ0l5DpEQFUJcFOkQ

Cheryl Green

Short shorts and short films by and about those with disabilities.

Note: Her videos are a mixture of hardcoded captions and regular closed captioning.

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCDrSIVCehYLFHTKy8VeAAPA


Friday, July 17, 2015

Comic Misconceptions

How many of us have read comics growing up and into our adult years? We're familiar with the major superheroes and villains created by Marvel, DC, and others. The NerdSync narrator will interest you with little things about a character, including their histories and misconceptions as well as a weekly podcast. Note: Some gaps in the captioning but they are continuing to caption.

https://www.youtube.com/user/NerdSyncProductions



Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Opposite of Sex

What's the opposite of sex asks this Brazilian series? It's not just the title of this series. It's two people in bed having conversations. Some intimacy, some dirty language, lots of humor, with a sprinkling of NSFW.

Award nominee: Best Comedy - IAWTV 2015

https://www.youtube.com/user/opostodosexo


Promoted on Captioned Web TV

One Take Movies

Hollywood tends to make blockbuster movies and movies that you want to forget. It takes many people and many takes just to make a movie. In this case, it's very short movies done in one take with their own style of special effects. Brought to you by Above Average.

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLChmxKYOuWIKaAGnuayOEQVPVSZsNseZE



Monday, July 13, 2015

Haphead

Imagine a world where game playing is encouraged. Imagine the game playing so immersive, that skills are learned just by playing the games. Maxine has a favorite fighting game that gets more painful when she turns on the haptic vibrations, coming from the device she stole from work. But will her employer discover her transgression?

Note: If you're familiar with the vibrations in your phone when you type something, when you receive a message, etc, those are haptic vibrations.

Nominee for Best Drama, IAWTV 2015.

https://www.youtube.com/user/hapheadvid



Wednesday, July 8, 2015

The Spell Tutor

Taking elements and inspiration from J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter series, two young girls learn and use spells under their professor's tutelage.

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC4G4_gGqGO1naqoUzRDmbOw
 

Thursday, July 2, 2015

Thingstarter

How many of us are familiar with Kickstarter? For those of you who aren't familiar with it, read this FAQ page:

https://www.kickstarter.com/hello?ref=footer

Thingstarter is a parody of Kickstarter projects. In this case, appeals are made for way-oddball and misguided projects.  Brought to you by Above Average.

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLChmxKYOuWII6tBQvv5HOjmYjmcRTmf5K