The purpose of Global Accessibility Awareness Day is to educate people about digital access and inclusion.
For policymakers, organizations, and technology providers in the legal and justice spaces, it is imperative to drive commitment to practices that ensure every person living with a disability has positive digital experiences—whether they are accessing content, resources, websites, digital platforms, remote/hybrid proceedings, or... Read More
Announcing FTR RealTime: An Automated Speech-to-Text Transcription Service for Courtrooms
For The Record continues a 30-year legacy of ground–breaking legal technology with the release of FTR RealTime. The sophisticated, speech-to-text transcription service maintains pace with the spoken word while processing dialects, complex legal terminology, and multiple languages. With unprecedented accuracy of up to 95%, FTR RealTime eliminates the need to hire costly... Read More
Editor’s note: the section on digital court recording and the court reporter shortage has been updated to more accurately reflect the nuances of the industry and the roles that contribute to it.
Given the unpredictability of the last two years, it may seem ambitious to make predictions for the justice system in 2022.
As discussed in our wrap-up of the prominent... Read More
Innovative technological solutions for courts are underpinned by the concept of ‘disruption by design’––intentional and positive disruptions of traditional methods of administering justice for the benefit of all, in the face of unpredictable societal disruptions.
Today, we are looking at the major trends in court technology that we have seen––and enabled––throughout the year.
Predictability and reliability in technological solutions offer certainty in an uncertain world. Court users expect the technology they use to operate as expected and... Read More
LOS ANGELES, December 13, 2021—For The Record (FTR Ltd.), the worldwide leader in digital court recording technology, finalized the sale of its affiliate, Auscript Australasia Pty Ltd (Auscript).
For The Record will continue to develop and expand its position as a leader of innovation and technology for the legal system. From audio and video recording platforms, AI-driven instant transcription, and... Read More
New patches are available for the FTR Gold product suites, ensuring compatibility with recent security updates to Windows 10 and 11.
These patches apply to FTR Gold Monitor v6.3 and all products across the FTR Gold Suites v7.0 and v.7.1. They include bug fixes and will ensure compatibility with Windows 10 and 11 operating systems by addressing the DCOM requirements... Read More
For The Record (FTR Ltd.), leader in digital court recording technology, today announced that its affiliate, Auscript Australasia Pty Ltd (Auscript) has entered into an agreement to sell substantially all of its assets to global technology company, VIQ Solutions Inc. (TSX and NASDAQ: VQS).
The proposed transaction is expected to close in the fourth quarter of 2021, subject to the... Read More
One of the biggest events in the court technology calendar was held last week in Columbus, Ohio–the biennial Court Technology Conference (CTC).
The 2021 event, which catered to both in-person and virtual attendees from around the world, centered on themes of ‘Fostering Innovation’, ‘Crystal Ball’, and ‘Move to Improve’.
Exclusively at CTC 2021, For The Record launched its Cloud Platform Solutions, accelerating the... Read More
On October 5 2021, Microsoft announced the release of a new operating system, Windows 11. Most For The Record Gold product suites are compatible with Windows 11, which includes version 7 (and above) of the following individual products:
FTR Gold ReporterFTR Gold MonitorFTR Gold ManagerFTR Gold PlayerFTR Gold Log Notes
Our team developed the latest version of Gold with the Windows... Read More
AV innovations respond to the post-2020 challenges courts face combining in-person and virtual hearings
For The Record, the global leader in digital court recording, has released the world’s first digital recording software to specifically support the courtroom of the future—the hybrid court.
FTR Gold version 7 dramatically improves the quality, capacity, and accessibility of audio and video recorded in both physical... Read More