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Re: Transcribing UFO Podcasts And Documentaries

From: David Cherniack <davidc.nul>
Date: Sun, 11 Nov 2012 07:45:02 -0500
Archived: Sun, 11 Nov 2012 08:15:44 -0500
Subject: Re: Transcribing UFO Podcasts And Documentaries

>From: Isaac Koi <isaackoi.nul>
>To: post.nul
>Date: Fri, 9 Nov 2012 13:12:55 +0000
>Subject: Transcribing UFO Podcasts And Documentaries

>A while ago I mentioned I was interested in including PDF transcripts
>of podcasts in my growing library of digitised UFO material.

>I thought I'd report back to this List about a bit of
>experimenting I conducted with a few options.

>The results were rather disappointing.

>After a bit of searching, it seemed that the two most promising
>pieces of software were Dragon Naturally Speaking and Adobe
>Soundbooth's Speech Search transcription function.


A possible parallel solution to the problem is software that
indexes and makes searchable audio recordings by word and
phrases. The engine is made by


and it's being used in the media industries. I haven't used it
but editor friends of mine swear by its speed and accuracy.

I know no other details about it, unfortunately, as it seems to
be Mac based at the moment.

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