Monthly Archives: September 2015

Choosing the Right Microphone for Documentary Projects

Choosing the Right Microphone for Documentary Projects

Documentaries provide audience with the unique experience of exploring diverse cultures, socially relevant themes, nature and so on. They become more effective when transcribed and made available to a wider section of interested users. With proper documentary transcription, you can add appropriate subtitles, make multilingual translations, include notes for the narrator and provide texts for … Continue reading Choosing the Right Microphone for Documentary Projects

Why Market Research and Analysis Is Important for Business

Why Market Research and Analysis Is Important for Business

Market research is an organized effort to collect and maintain the complete information obtained about target markets or customers via focus groups and interviews. You need to understand people’s preferences, reactions and attitude towards a product/service so that you can stay more informed and make better business decisions. For example, good research can provide you … Continue reading Why Market Research and Analysis Is Important for Business

Audio Conferencing Trends and the Role of Transcription Services

Audio Conferencing Trends and the Role of Transcription Services

Audio conferencing has been a great communication tool for businesses since it is easy to use, offers excellent accessibility and is cost-effective. Businesses are increasingly using this option owing to these advantages. There have been emerging new trends in audio conferencing which help companies to connect with people at offshore locations ahead of emails and … Continue reading Audio Conferencing Trends and the Role of Transcription Services

Importance of Preserving Oral History by Transcribing Interviews

Importance of Preserving Oral History by Transcribing Interviews

Interview transcription has a major significance in understanding history. It is the only way oral history, or historical incidents related in a personal manner by people, can be documented and preserved. Interview Transcription Keeps Oral History Alive Oral history is considered to be the primary source of information, with written and printed sources coming next. … Continue reading Importance of Preserving Oral History by Transcribing Interviews

Importance of Legal Transcription for Removing Ambiguity in Lawsuits

Importance of Legal Transcription for Removing Ambiguity in Lawsuits

Complicated cases highlight the importance of getting the facts right. And that’s why legal transcription is such a crucial aspect – it must be done with accuracy and precision. From the plaintiff’s point of view, the incident must be recorded in detail and the evidence presented in its entirety to ensure that the wrongful action … Continue reading Importance of Legal Transcription for Removing Ambiguity in Lawsuits

New Rules for TV Closed Captioning from FCC

New Rules for TV Closed Captioning from FCC

The Federal Communications Commission or FCC approved new and more comprehensive rules for TV closed captioning in order to ensure full access to programming for viewers who are deaf or have hearing disabilities. Closed captioning is very important when it comes to media transcription as it increases the number of views. This refers to word-for-word … Continue reading New Rules for TV Closed Captioning from FCC

Tips to Transcribe Interviews Easily

Tips to Transcribe Interviews Easily

PhD students, journalists, research associates and organizations conducting research interviews need accurate transcripts of the interview material. It can take hours to transcribe the text resulting from a brief telephone interview, especially when an exact transcript is required. Normally the audio of the interview is then sent over to the transcription department or to an … Continue reading Tips to Transcribe Interviews Easily