[technology taskforce] Simultaneous Interpretation coming to Zoom?
carlton.samuels at gmail.com
Thu Oct 24 19:48:45 UTC 2019
Thanks for sharing Dev.
All remarkable developments if they come to fruition!
*Carlton A Samuels*
*Mobile: 876-818-1799Strategy, Process, Governance, Assessment & Turnaround*
On Thu, Oct 24, 2019 at 2:45 PM Dev Anand Teelucksingh <devtee at gmail.com>
> Spotted in the Zoom blog post about their Zoomtopia 2019 event:
> "*Simultaneous interpretation: *Users bring their own interpreters and
> Zoom provides multiple audio channels that mix the original and interpreter
> audio at an optimal ratio that enables the listener to understand the
> interpreter but also hear the tone of the original speaker."
> This would obviously be interesting to test when Zoom (and presumably
> ICANN will enable)
> Other things of note :
> "Zoom Chat -* Comments and reactions (beta): *These enhancements organize
> conversations happening in parallel and allow users to react to specific
> messages with emojis, greatly improving the user experience."
> *"Zoom Meetings*
> - *Live transcripts:* Following the success of recording transcripts,
> this AI-based functionality powered by Otter.ai transcribes Zoom
> meetings <https://zoom.us/beta?zcid=1231> in real-time and saves
> transcripts for future reference.
> - *Meeting notes, action items, and timelines: *Users may take notes
> directly in the Zoom interface or use Zoom’s live transcription (see above)
> for voice note taking. Notes and AI-derived action-items are automatically
> made available to invited meeting participants after the meeting via
> Meeting Timelines.
> - *Video and slideshow virtual backgrounds: *New capabilities for
> mixed-reality virtual backgrounds include support for videos and Microsoft
> PowerPoint files, in addition to existing JPEG support."
> Dev Anand
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