Friday, 17 August, 2018

YouTube enables automatic captions for live broadcasts

YouTube Live now supports IFTTT, geotagging, and more Youtube Live update: chat replay, automatic captions, location tags
Frank Williams | 01 March, 2018, 11:47

While they might not be as accurate as professionally provided captions, they have the potential to make some live streams more accessible to hearing-impaired viewers. One of the changes it has made included automatic captions.

Likewise new is the choice to play back a live talk when a video wraps, which will give you the sentiment watching a live stream, regardless of whether the stream has finished. Live chat replays will appear exactly as they did during the live stream, of course minus the ability to interact with the stream yourself. It's also now possible to set up IoT devices to enable Super Chat messages via. While YouTube isn't making any big claims about the level of accuracy streamers can expect, it says its live automatic speech recognition (LASR) technology will produce error rates "approaching industry standards". This means that viewers can follow a live chat even after the video over. Live broadcasting is now available to virtually anyone with a smartphone and YouTube has just added some notable updates.

Last but not the least, creators can now add a location tag to their mobile live stream and video uploads to share their favorite spots with their viewers. "Together, we've experienced the biggest music, sports, science, culture and gaming events unfold live on YouTube". The location tags are also available permanently on uploaded streams, which will make searching easier.

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This feature - the automatic English captioning - will be rolling out "in coming weeks" on Live. By clicking on a tag, viewers can also explore other videos hailing from that location. Mobile livestreaming has been built directly into the YouTube mobile app and the streamed videos will have the same features as regular YouTube videos.

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