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Occupy Wall Street subtitling team: please add your video suggestions here

Occupy Wall Street subtitling team: please add your video suggestions here | Universal Subtitles | Scoop.it

Universal Subtitles has created a team for subtitling videos about the Occupy Wall Street movement in New York, but also elsewhere.

 

You can view the videos to be subtitled, and join the team, at http://www.universalsubtitles.org/en/teams/ocuppy-wall-street/.

 

If you want to suggest a video for subtitling by the team, please indicate its URL, and possibly a brief description, in the comments to this post (third icon from the right in the bottom bar).

 

Thank you!

 

Shorter URL for this post: http://bit.ly/univsubs-ows

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Learn about Universal Subtitles with subtitles | Universal Subtitles

Learn about Universal Subtitles  with subtitles | Universal Subtitles | Universal Subtitles | Scoop.it

Video tutorial with subtitles in 53 languages.

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Universal Subtitles Editor Demo

"What's this? The video below is for demonstration purposes — try clicking the 'Subtitle Me' button! Don't worry, nothing you do will be saved."

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Teams| Universal Subtitles

"About Teams

 

Teams are a great way to work together on subtitling videos. Membership and participation policies vary from team to team.

Want to create your own captioning and translation team? Contact Dean Jansen, dean@pculture.org"

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Universal Subtitles - Watch Subtitled Videos

Universal Subtitles - Watch Subtitled Videos | Universal Subtitles | Scoop.it

Featured Videos - Popular Videos - Latest Videos

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Khan Academy goes global with crowdsourced subtitles

Khan Academy goes global with crowdsourced subtitles | Universal Subtitles | Scoop.it

By Janko Roettgers Jun. 23, 2011, 6:04am PT

 

"Salman Khan's popular educational videos can now be watched with subtitles in up to two dozen different languages, thanks to a cooperation between the Khan Academy and Universal Subtitles."

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Universal Subtitles @universalsubs on Twitter

"An open approach to make video captions, subtitles, and translations easier for everyone. A project of the Participatory Culture Foundation.

http://universalsubtitles.org

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Universal Subtitles recipient of one of the FCC Chairman's Awards for Advancement in Accessibility (AAA)

"... October 28, 2011
FCC CHAIRMAN JULIUS GENACHOWSKI JOINS COMMISSIONER MICHAEL COPPS
TO HONOR INNOVATORS IN ACCESSIBILITY COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGIES(...)


Washington, D.C. Today FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski and Commissioner Michael
Copps presented the Chairman's Awards for Advancement in Accessibility (AAA) to several
organizations that have made significant technological innovations to help consumers with
disabilities benefit from the country's communications technologies. (...)
The Chairman's AAA are intended to encourage technological innovation in communication-
related areas and to recognize engineers, researchers and other technologists whose energies and perseverance have been successful in crafting innovative ways for consumers with disabilities to benefit from our nation's communications technologies. The work of these honorees has improved the ability of people with disabilities to obtain and succeed at jobs and participate more actively in the community.
(...)
Awards were being presented for the development of mainstream or assistive technologies, the development of standards, and the implementation of best practices that foster accessibility. The awards are a project of the FCC's Accessibility and Innovation Initiative (A&I Initiative), as recommended in the National Broadband Plan. The A&I Initiative seeks to facilitate dialogue among industry, assistive technology companies, app developers, government representatives and consumers to allow these stakeholders to share best practices and solutions for accessible communications technologies.
The Chairman's 2011 AAA Winners are:
Accesswireless.org (CTIA: The Wireless Association)
LookTel Money Reader
Microsoft Accessibility Tools and Training Resources

Non-Visual Desktop Access

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Coach

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iPhone 4 (Apple)
The Chairman's 2011 AAA Honorable Mentions are:

Apps4Android

AT&T Speech Mashups for Accessibility

The Farfalla Project

Interpretype

Phlixie

Verizon Center for Customers with Disabilities
Winners of the Cloud Challenge are:

AT&T Speech Mashups for Accessibility

The Farfalla Project

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Universal Subtitles - Transcribe, caption, translate, and subtitle videos.

Universal Subtitles - Transcribe, caption, translate, and subtitle videos. | Universal Subtitles | Scoop.it

Universal Subtitles Home page

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Accessibility « Universal Subtitles

"Accessibility is the primary motivator behind Universal Subtitles.(...) The following is a partial list of the accessibility goals on our development roadmap:

- Making our website and subtitling widget localizable (i.e. translating the tools into different languages)

- Adding support for non-western characters and languages

- Support for both captions and subtitles

Support for alternate audio tracks (i.e. dubbing)

- Ability to read subtitle text to speechAccessibility audit for the toolset and website (eg. navigation, keyboard interaction, etc)

- Computer assisted translation"

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Volunteer! « Universal Subtitles

"Universal Subtitles is a free and open-source project, run by a non-profit organization.

We are working to make video accessible to people who are deaf and hard of hearing and for everyone who wants to watch a video in a language that we don’t speak. We need your help!

 

Help Caption and Translate Videos

• Join the Universal Subtitles Volunteer Team!

• Join the MIT Captioning Team

• Join the Al Jazeera translation team

• Join the Japan Recovery translation team

• Join the Miro translation team

Check back often as we are adding more videos and organizations soon!

 

Help Translate UniversalSubtitles.org

Help Develop and Test the Software

 

 

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Mozilla Drumbeat | Universal Subtitles

Mozilla Drumbeat | Universal Subtitles | Universal Subtitles | Scoop.it

"Universal Subtitles gives individuals, communities, and larger organizations the power to overcome accessibility and language barriers for online video. The tools are free and open source and make the work of subtitling and translating video simpler, more appealing, and, most of all, more collaborative.

View Full Project Description https://www.drumbeat.org/en-US/projects/universal-subtitles/description/ "

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Transifex | Universal Subtitles

"The goal of this project is to translate the Universal Subtitles interface. Universal Subtitles is an online service for creating, editing, managing, embedding, and displaying captions and translations of online videos.

Use the Teams tab above to join a language team (or request a new team if one doesn't exist for your language). There's a detailed translation tutorial http://ninety9names.blogspot.com/2010/11/step-by-step-screenshot-tutorial-for.html available if you're new to Transifex."

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Universal Subtitles - Facebook page - Info

Universal Subtitles - There has never been a bigger need for translation and subtitles, as the video web grows more enormous and global by the day. Our open source platform is a space where people can collaborate on video subtitles.
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