"...Udacity,one of the world’s leading online education portals, yesterday announced a partnership with translation platform Amara to caption and translate more than 5,000 educational videos. The move allows Udacity to reach a global audience and to deepen its engagement with its rapidly growing user base.
“The online education space has emerged just as the production and consumption of online video has exploded,” said Nicholas Reville, CEO of Amara. “Video is the central medium that allows online education to flourish globally. But, video is harder and more expensive to translate and is not as searchable as text. That’s where Amara comes in....”