Zoom announces live captions feature in partnership with Otter.ai

With the new partnership between Otter.ai and Zoom, will see some improvement in Zoom meetings and data accessibility. Zoom will be releasing a new feature in video conference meetings, creating easily accessible information.

The new feature will have a live caption feature with the presenter’s word to appear on screen with a minimum delay of 2 seconds. This feature was introduced to aid people with hearing impairment to easily follow a conversation. With every advantage, it also brings in the disadvantage of non-English speaking people as they may need some extra help including people having hearing disabilities.

Due to limited with the English language, this will be a disadvantage to non-English speaking people. The most accurate features that are likely to benefit more are the accounts using the Pro and Business plans.

The live captions come in collaboration with otter.ai, which was announced in early May, allowing users to generate full meetings transcripts that are created in real-time with highlights, allowing late joiners to be updated on meeting proceedings.

Read Also: Netflix gets experimental: Will give an entire country two days of Netflix for free

With the coronavirus pandemic happening globally, it may be a requirement that businesses and schools can get accurate information and easily accessible. The partnership between Otter.ai and Zoom will help in improving the services being provided, along with information availability instantly. The whole system has been designed with machine learning algorithms (speech-speech-to text), which will have an improvement over time, allowing even people in remote areas to engage in video meetings.

Do you want to publish on Apple News, Google News, and more? Join our writing community, improve your writing skills, and be read by hundreds of thousands around the world!

More from Technology – News Landed

+ Netflix gets experimental: Will give an entire country two days of Netflix for free
+ Thunder Jackson catches lightning in a music stream

+ Solar Energy: The light to Africa
+ Eliminator: Kane and Holder help SRH eliminate RCB from IPL 2020

Related Stories

Google Images new major update brings licensing badge on images

Google Images has always been the de-facto search tool for browsing images on the web. However, owners of copyrighted...

Google Chrome rolls out highly anticipated updates to browser tabs

Google is finally rolling out its Chrome 85 update, bringing much-anticipated enhancements to the way browser tabs can be...

Featured Stories

India is one of the largest producers of COVID vaccine and yet faces major internal shortages

The worsening situation in India finally gained some stabilization around September 2020. Usually, when things start getting better, people...

The US supports easing patent rules on Covid-19 after intense internal debate…

Since the coming of the pandemic, there has been a lot of debates and questions around the Covid-19 vaccines....

Itziar Ituno says farewell to Inspector Lisbon in Money Heist

After Pedro Alonso (Berlin), Miguel Herrán (Rio), and Jaime Lorente (Denver), it is now Itziar Ituño who has fastened...

Abell 3827 Galaxy Cluster – Another stunning image from Hubble

You are looking at one of the stunning images of the galaxy cluster Abell 3827 taken by the Hubble...

Russia produced the World’s First Covid vaccine for animals

Russia has produced the first batch of Covid vaccine for animals, said the country's agriculture regulator announced on Friday....

Scientists use liquid biopsy for finding residual cancer DNA

Cancer patients who go through surgery for tumor removal may occasionally require chemotherapy as there can be high chances...