Our team of professional editors uses the Beey online editor to speed up and streamline the creation of high-quality transcripts and subtitles for recordings in Czech and Ukrainian languages. This process can be also used by TV stations and government institutions to help during the current situation in Europe.
Professor Jan Nouza teaches human speech to computers. Interview with the founder of Computer Speech Processing Laboratory
Have you ever wondered how speech-to-text conversion actually works? Beey\’s system is based on the technology developed at the Technical University of Liberec, one of our long time partners. The founder and original team leader of the Computer Speech Processing Laboratory (SpeechLab), prof. Ing. Jan Nouza, CSc., has given an interview to the news service iDNES.cz, in which he describes their system for automatic voice recognition in more detail. You can read an excerpt of this article, where the professor explains his part of the process, below.
Beey’s users are well-represented in the journalism industry. One of them, Radka Wallerová, works as editor at Seznam zprávy and regularly uses Beey to transcribe interviews. She has been working as a journalist for many years. She told us about the first time she met our current president and what he was drinking at the time, how journalism has changed over the years, and what aspects of her job she doesn\’t enjoy.
Our programmer Barbora Skálová discovered a great answer to this question. If you need some inspiration, in the link below you can read all about her journey and how she came to be on our team. Sometimes, you just need to find the courage to make a change and then keep on the path that
We are constantly striving to improve Beey so that the resulting transcripts are as accurate as possible, and so that our users can save as much time as possible during the subsequent editing. It is important that Beey can recognize all the words that appear in the recordings, which is why every morning we perform a dictionary update, adding new words from the previous day.
Equally important, however, is having a good quality recording as the input, and this is something that you can ensure by using suitable recording equipment. There is a wide selection of microphones available on the market, so how do you choose the one that’s right for you?
Kindness is the language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see Mark Twain There are roughly half a million deaf and hard of hearing people in the Czech Republic. Most of us don\’t realize just how limiting it must be not being able to hear the outside world. A moving car, a
Beey has managed to learn a lot, too, and earned its own report card. Let us know how you would grade Beey and you could be in the running for a prize! Out of all your answers, we\’ll draw ten lucky winners who will receive anti-stress cubes from our 3D printer for exercising your mind (tested on humans). Our Beey will continue to learn new things over the summer holidays, because artificial intelligence doesn\’t need to
Since ancient times, scribes have been indispensable and respected members of society because they were among the few who could read and write. In the Middle Ages, some scribes were employed by the court, others lived in monasteries and, in addition to legal documents, were responsible for all correspondence, keeping chronicles and making copies of
If bees die out, humanity will survive them by only four years, according to Albert Einstein, a man whose predictions shouldn’t be taken lightly. As we lovingly tend to our one Beey, it continues to make life easier for more and more of our clients. Most recently, Beey has started creating subtitles for TV Prima, one of the largest television stations in the Czech Republic.