OR2012 Developer Challenge:
Mobile Audio Transcription and Submission (MATS)
Keith Gilbertson and Linda Newman presented their idea for a mobile service to transcribe audio repository submissions at the DevCSI Open Repositories 2012 Developer Challenge.
In their original entry, Keith and Linda gave the following description of the idea:
After speaking with other developers, the idea above for automated transcription has been revised. The most efficient way to develop it would be to extend last years SWORD mobile phone app. Users can choose between Microsoft Research MAVIS and Amazon Mechanical Turk Transcription to automatically transcribe the audio recording.
These slides are also available on Slideshare.
Are you interested in collaborating with Keith and Linda, or discussing how this idea could be taken further?
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