Dialects

How AI Dubbing Will Change Everything: Building A Video Translator

Tat Banerjee: February 25, 2020 There is a very interesting piece of content we are looking at today. A team from IIIT-H (Indian Institute of Information Technology - Hyderabad) has build an AI which translates and lip-syncs a video from one language to another. This originally cam More ...

How AI Transcription Fails And What To Do About It

Tat Banerjee: February 25, 2020 AI Transcription has been all the rage recently. Several companies have been coming out with new products to meet this requirement. What does it mean? Does it work? How to evaluate these products? We take a look and try to think behind the hype. Firs More ...

One Igbo Woman Trying To Save Her Language

Tat Banerjee: February 18, 2020 Oddly, its the feel-good stories which we think are the most important. This week we had a few stories come by which show much progress is being made in the popularity of regional languages. Here at VideoTranslator we feel that most people are quite More ...

How To Reach Gen Z Using AI

Tat Banerjee: February 17, 2020 At VideoTranslator we keep an eye on what everyone else is doing. Well, we try to anyways. And one of the better resources out there is Social Media Today. This article, ‘What Gen Z is Watching Online - and What That Means for Marketers in 2020 More ...

Clients: Why You Make Me Blush!

Tat Banerjee: February 5, 2020 At VideoTranslator, we get lots of feedback from clients. Most of it is good, some of it not so much. Recently, as we have started to build out our retail client base it has become interesting. The product challenge with retail is quite different fro More ...

Accessibility: Why It Matters And How To Avoid Being Sued

Tat Banerjee: February 4, 2020 At VideoTranslator, we do a lot of work with clients who are part of the healthcare ecosystem. That being said, we are not transcribers, translators, voice over artists, or in this case, nurses/doctors. We use AI to do transcription, translation and More ...

Quick Transcribe: For When You Need To Get Transcription Done Quickly

Tat Banerjee: January 29, 2020 At VideoTranslator.Ai, we work closely with the Internationalization And Localization industry. This industry has many different participants, and they use our technology in different ways. As a software firm, the hardest thing is to really understan More ...

Mr Sh*thole: What To Do When Your AI Misbehaves

Tat Banerjee: January 24, 2020 Today we look at a humorous articles which look at what happens when AI goes wrong. Here at video translator we like to keep abreast of the latest news in the intersection of Artificial Intelligence, Natural Language Programming, Human Languages and More ...

What Arabic Voices are Available?

Renee Dubé: January 22, 2020 Previously we've gone through the list of our English speaking AI and the different dialects they speak. You can see them all here. In this article we're looking at our Arabic speaking AI and the different dialects and voices available. If you need a More ...

Extra! Extra! Read all about it!

Renee Dubé: January 22, 2020 There's a lot of exciting developments at VideoTranslator, which means exciting things for you! This means that you'll be hearing more from us going forward in the form of a weekly email. If you haven't subscribed to our mailing list or signed up for More ...

3x Increase In Transcription Efficiency

Tat Banerjee: January 3, 2020 At VideoTranslator, we do a lot of work in what is called the Internationalization And Localization industry. That being said, we are not transcribers, translators, or voice over artists. We use AI to do transcription, translation and synthetic (AI) More ...

What English Dialects are Available?

Renee Dubé: December 10, 2019 Did you know that our AI can speak in over 180 languages and more than 120 differing dialects and different genders? It's true! That's one smart robot ;) In this article we're focusing on English and the four different dialects that you can choose fr More ...

What A Hindi Speaking AI Sounds Like

Tat Banerjee: November 28, 2019 A few posts ago we transcribed an Indian English video using a Speech-To-Text Indian English transcription Artificial Intelligence (AI). Today we are going to take the same idea forward, and now going to translate the video into Hindi. To recap, we u More ...

Samples From A Voice Over Robot: French, German and Dutch

Tat Banerjee: October 28, 2019 Following on from last week's blog post, where we looked at different English dialects, we are going to do much the same today in Dutch, French and German. Do you like the below examples? Let us know - we are super keen to hear what you think? To try More ...

AI Dubbing: What Different Dialects Of English Sound Like

Tat Banerjee: October 22, 2019 Today we are going to look AI dubbing and look at a few different samples of what an AI can sound like in English. We are going to do something pretty simple, we will use the quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog for our seed text. If you don't kno More ...

How To Use Auto Overlay To Simplify Transcription

Tat Banerjee: March 5, 2019 We got this video from OSL Brokerage's LinkedIn page. We are not suggesting that we have any relationship with OSL, and largely, we are using this content to demonstrate the process by which video content can be translated. This specific video alread More ...

How To Reach Refugees, And Combat People Smugglers, With AI

Tat Banerjee: February 20, 2019 Video translation is all the rage in Sydney currently. It sounds hard to believe, but this is honestly the case at the moment. The controversy revolves around a secret video, which the current Australian Prime Minister, Scott Morrison has (apparently More ...

How To Use AI To Save Lions, In Afrikaans

Tat Banerjee: February 19, 2019 As part of our process for testing the platform prior to go live, one of the things we look to do is test a large number of different languages. Part of it is good fun, the other objective is to try to change things around to see if we can break the More ...

How To Transcribe Lots of Different Accents Accurately

Tat Banerjee: February 18, 2019 Today, we will look at how to transcribe many different accents correctly. First off, what does this question even mean in terms of AI? The video we are working with is from Institute for Communication in Health Care (ICH) at the Australian National More ...