Tag Archives: SpeakerText
March 23, 2011
… machine transcription – cheap but often unintentionally hilarious.
Crowdsourcing startup SpeakerText has proposed a third way (cue drum roll and dry ice). The company claims to “combine artificial and human intelligence to offer low-cost, high-quality video transcription”.
SpeakerText breaks the transcription process into a series of crowd and machine based tasks. First, speech-recognition software splits a video into 10-second chunks. These chunks are then (no prizes for …