Archive for November, 2010

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In just 72 hours:

105 volunteers signed up – thank you!

43 have already transcribed, of which 3 have been crosschecked – double thanks!

Transcripts are awaited from 61 volunteers – let’s get it done guys!

only 7 volunteers needed; and everybody is welcome to crosscheck tapes and leave comments pointing out errors.

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See how Tony works-20090602-085554

  • See how Tony works-20090602-085554 

Nabila has agreed to transcribe this tape.

Transcription guidelines:

  1. Please be as accurate as possible.
  2. Please put your transcription as a comment below. Do NOT email me the transcription.
  3. Please type also the name of the ring tone (such as ‘Pal Pal…’ so that one can better identify the persons – a lot of people are not named).
  4. Please also mention ‘Unnamed Person’ where there is no name, mention the pauses, the hmms as well.
  5. Where something is inaudible, write (inaudible).
  6. If there are cuts, that is you think that the audio has been edited or abruptly ends, etc., plese mention that too.
  7. Please see if you have the time and patience to translate the Hindi. Do so within brackets, in italicised text.

Some imp advisor from Tata-20090616-135007

  • Some imp advisor from Tata-20090616-135007 

Rachel K has agreed to transcribe this tape.

Transcription guidelines:

  1. Please be as accurate as possible.
  2. Please put your transcription as a comment below. Do NOT email me the transcription.
  3. Please type also the name of the ring tone (such as ‘Pal Pal…’ so that one can better identify the persons – a lot of people are not named).
  4. Please also mention ‘Unnamed Person’ where there is no name, mention the pauses, the hmms as well.
  5. Where something is inaudible, write (inaudible).
  6. If there are cuts, that is you think that the audio has been edited or abruptly ends, etc., plese mention that too.
  7. Please see if you have the time and patience to translate the Hindi. Do so within brackets, in italicised text.

Some IS-20090706-185337

  • Some IS-20090706-185337 

Kanta has transcribed this tape in a comment below. Please crosscheck.

Whose gas is it anyway-20090706-104041

Whose gas is it anyway-20090706-104041

Tanita has agreed to transcribe this tape.

anscription guidelines:

  1. Please be as accurate as possible.
  2. Please put your transcription as a comment below. Do NOT email me the transcription.
  3. Please type also the name of the ring tone (such as ‘Pal Pal…’ so that one can better identify the persons – a lot of people are not named).
  4. Please also mention ‘Unnamed Person’ where there is no name, mention the pauses, the hmms as well.
  5. Where something is inaudible, write (inaudible).
  6. If there are cuts, that is you think that the audio has been edited or abruptly ends, etc., plese mention that too.
  7. Please see if you have the time and patience to translate the Hindi. Do so within brackets, in italicised text.


Vir-his letter-MDA interview-20090620-120959

  • Vir-his letter-MDA interview-20090620-120959 

Discusses with Vir Sanghvi a fully scripted interview with MDA as he doesn’t want to do an extempore. VS points out how MDA has nothing to be embarrassed about unlike his brother ADA who has many skeletons in his closet.

Also discusse a future counterpoint article:

VS: ‘What kind of a story do you want? Can’t seem too slanted but it can get all the points out that you want’

Nerus has transcribed this in a comment below. Please crosscheck.

Vinu-fudged RCOM figs-gas-Curse on AmarSingh-20090616-200515

  • Vinu-fudged RCOM figs-gas-Curse on AmarSingh-20090616-200515 

Ahmed has agreed to transcribe this post.

Transcription guidelines:

  1. Please be as accurate as possible.
  2. Please put your transcription as a comment below. Do NOT email me the transcription.
  3. Please type also the name of the ring tone (such as ‘Pal Pal…’ so that one can better identify the persons – a lot of people are not named).
  4. Please also mention ‘Unnamed Person’ where there is no name, mention the pauses, the hmms as well.
  5. Where something is inaudible, write (inaudible).
  6. If there are cuts, that is you think that the audio has been edited or abruptly ends, etc., plese mention that too.
  7. Please see if you have the time and patience to translate the Hindi. Do so within brackets, in italicised text.