Fast Forward Audio prototype, BBC R&D New News Team - Tristan

A new mobile interface to allow easier skimming and scrubbing of video and audio with subtitles or transcripts.
Collaborative notes
  • For alignment
    • Original transcript for show & clean up
    • Use kaldi to time align transcript
    • Custom script to find start/end times of sentences (a gist I can’t copy)
  • Kaldi has speaker IDs — manually matches up IDs with pictures/people
  • Kaldi is bad at punctuation, so uses original document to help with that