needgap, create startup ideas by solving problems http://needgap.com Submit problems for startups to solve for building startup ideas and creating products which people want. Sun, 16 Aug 2020 13:55:00 +0000 Automatic transcript for podcasts with search #podcasts #transcript Podcasts are an antidote to noise filled, cognitive bias fuelling on-screen media. But, there are limitations to consuming information from audio; searching and retrieving information from a podcast are full of hurdles, audio only podcasts are out of reach for people with hearing disabilities and other accessibility issues.<div><br></div><div>Considering the state of current speech recognition, audio processing; I would like a podcast app where transcript are generated in real-time and showcased like how lyrics are displayed in the music streaming apps with ability to search over podcast's transcript at any time.</div><div><br></div><div>There are few <a href="https://www.transcribeme.com/blog/podcast-transcripts-how-to-get-transcriptions-for-podcasts">services</a> which offer transcript for podcasts, but aren't real-time and <a href="https://www.listennotes.com/">require payments</a> to be made for each episodes.</div><div><br></div><div>P.S. Android has <a href="https://www.android.com/accessibility/live-transcribe/">live transcribe</a> feature for any audio, but including transcript within a podcast app would be frictionless and could provide historical search features.</div> 3 points posted by Abishek Muthian /problems/46-automatic-transcript-for-podcasts-with-search-podcasts-transcript 46 Mon, 28 Oct 2019 17:03:00 +0000