Machine transcription isn’t ready for prime time

As you may know, I host the A11y Rules Podcast and its offshoot, the A11y Rule Soundbites. And I provide transcripts with every show, at the time of publication. Transcripts are expensive to generate if you use human transcriptionists (note, this is not a comment on the value of their work!). There is a lot of talk about using automated transcription services. Recently, the folks from Otter.ai have been pushing for me to give their service another go. And so I did.

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