The age of artificial intelligence: Voice-to-text app helps make the arts inclusive in Taipei, Tech News & Top Stories

Ms Liu Yi-ruu wanted to make the performing arts more inclusive to people with disabilities, and decided to tap artificial intelligence technologies.

At first, the executive and artistic director of Taiwan’s National Theatre and Concert Hall hired human transcribers to provide subtitles, after learning that people with hearing disabilities could not participate in post-performance talks and pre-show introductions.

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