Court Reporting Machines

Recording Important Court Room Information in a Flash rnMost people are familiar with the concept of a court stenographer copying down what’s been said in real time. To the casual observer, the device operated by the stenographer looks similar to a modern laptop...

Steno Writers: Powerful Recorders of Court Sessions

Steno Writers: Powerful Recorders of Court Sessions\nCourt reporters or stenographers seem to type on mysterious machines at supersonic speed, and they need to in order to keep up with court proceedings. Their fast typing often leaves people wondering how they do it....

National Court Reporting and Captioning Week 2016

National Court Reporting and Captioning Week 2016\nThe fourth annual National Court Reporting and Captioning Week kicks off this month during the week of February 14-20. This week-long event was established by the National Court Reporters Association (NCRA) to...

7 Traits of a Great Court Reporter

7 Traits of a Great Court Reporter\n\nWhen it comes to court reporting, the need for speed and accuracy are obvious techniques every stenographer needs to have. But as any seasoned court reporter or CART captioner can attest, this is just the threshold of what it...

What is Real-Time Reporting?

What is Real-Time Reporting?\n\nReal-time is the instant translation of speech to text. It is considered by many to be the pinnacle of both speed and accuracy in the court reporting world. A decade ago, real-time was something a stenographer would hope to achieve one...

Happy National Court Reporting and Captioning Week!

Happy National Court Reporting Week!\n\nThe third annual National Court Reporting & Captioning Week kicks off this week (Feb. 15 – 21). For those of you who are not familiar with this special occasion, it is a time to recognize the important role court reporters...