Scribie Tech Updates: New Speaker Turn Model Released

‘The riskiest thing we can do is just maintain the status quo.”  — Bob Iger Here at Scribie, we’re committed to providing high-quality transcripts consistently and in the most convenient way possible. When listening to an audio file and transcribing it, it’s essential to identify who is talking, particularly when multiple speakers are involved. This… Continue reading Scribie Tech Updates: New Speaker Turn Model Released

10 Simple Yet Powerful Video Editing Apps for your First Product Video

10 Simple and Powerful Video Editing Apps for your First Product Video

It takes 8 seconds (or less) for a customer to decide if they want to keep watching your product presentation. Research showed that 94% of consumers watch videos to learn about a product. 84% are more convinced to purchase after watching. Simply put, there is a demand for product videos. We have established why product… Continue reading 10 Simple Yet Powerful Video Editing Apps for your First Product Video

Scribie Transcription: How File Difficulty Levels Work

Audio File Difficulty Review

Scribie transcribers, are you looking to learn more about the difficulty level label? You’re in the right place. As you know, we’re committed to delivering at least 99% accuracy, regardless of the audio file.  Now, some files are easier to work with, while others can be tricky. In any case, we aim to consistently deliver… Continue reading Scribie Transcription: How File Difficulty Levels Work

Towards the Future of Transcription: Automation, Specialized Services and Co-Ownership

Towards the Future of Transcription

As technology rapidly advances, many parts of our lives evolve… Now, as changes are being introduced to our personal and professional lives, our vision of the future is more relevant than ever. Automation provides new options for our partners and customers. What do these changes mean for Scribie? Proactively, we’re tackling these questions as our… Continue reading Towards the Future of Transcription: Automation, Specialized Services and Co-Ownership

Google I/O Announcements: What This Means for Podcasters, Video Producers, and Businesses

Android Live Captions - Google I/O 2019

Wondering what Google I/O’s 2019 announcements could mean for your business? We follow the variety of developments from major technology players like Google, Microsoft, Apple, and Amazon. We monitor trends to stay on top of the latest and greatest, making sure that we’re in the position to deliver the best transcription service offering. Recently, the… Continue reading Google I/O Announcements: What This Means for Podcasters, Video Producers, and Businesses

Building a Custom Deep Learning Rig

Deep learning is a very exciting field to be part of right now. New model architectures, especially those trained with Graphics Processing Units (GPUs), have enabled machines to do everything from defeating the world’s best human Go players to composing “classical music”. We wanted to take advantage of its applications in speech and language modeling,… Continue reading Building a Custom Deep Learning Rig

Speech Recognition Software Falls Short on Transcription

Human Transcription is better

The Foibles of Speech Recognition   In this day and age, more and more of what we are doing is becoming automated. One example would be banking. You don’t have to go to a bank anymore to deposit or transfer money. You can do that from an app or just log on to their website.… Continue reading Speech Recognition Software Falls Short on Transcription

When YouTube Captions Go Wrong

Human Transcription > Computer Transcription Have you ever used Google Voice’s visual voicemail option? How about YouTube’s closed captioning service? If so, you’ve probably encountered a wildly inaccurate and hilarious transcript. Rhett McLaughlin and James Lincoln, the comedy duo behind Rhett & Link, used this amusing side effect and turned it into a series of… Continue reading When YouTube Captions Go Wrong

Top Five Recording Apps For iPhone

Looking to record a conversation, interview or business discussion? Forget the age-old voice recorder; rather grab your iPhone. There are loads of cool apps that ensure clarity, so that the final recorded file is easy to understand and transcribe. Here are the industry toppers: Voice Recorder: Here is a really simple app that’s easy to… Continue reading Top Five Recording Apps For iPhone