Looking for volunteers to transcribe all Radia tapes

As you know, Open and Outlook magazines have put out legally taped telephone conversations of several people with lobbyist Niira Radia. Open put out only a few audios, and transcribed them all, where as Outlook put out a somewhat different set. However, Outlook was kind enough to put out all the audios they had on their website. There’s a lot of muck in there, and it’s not just about Barkha Dutt and Vir Sanghvi, it’s not just about the 2G scam. It’s very crucial that we transcribe ALL these tapes so that the words are on Google, se we can access the content of all tapes more easily. The media should have done this by now but the media is silent to save the skin of their own. So we need to become the media, you and I. Just 15 minutes of your time needed. To volunteer, just leave a comment below with your email address.

Thanks!

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25 Responses to “Looking for volunteers to transcribe all Radia tapes”


  1. 1 Manohar November 26, 2010 at 3:24 pm

    I am willing to volunteer

  2. 3 abhinav November 26, 2010 at 4:38 pm

    Count on me.

  3. 4 arin November 26, 2010 at 6:51 pm

    willing to volunteer

  4. 6 suggestion November 26, 2010 at 10:33 pm

    why not get a speech -to -text software and do the transcribing? after that all you have to do is just cross-check/ edit the transcript.
    Both Nuance ( Dragonsoft speech recognition: price around $75) and C-Dac have such soft wares. Will save lots of time and effort.Not expensive, just pool some money.

  5. 7 Preetha November 27, 2010 at 5:07 am

    i am willing to transcibe

  6. 8 saurabh November 27, 2010 at 7:41 am

    i wish to help transcribing or otherwise.

  7. 9 Tadamichi Kuribayashi November 27, 2010 at 6:44 pm

    Wish to volunteer for transcription

  8. 10 Arvind Iyer November 27, 2010 at 9:50 pm

    It will be nice to see a progress ticker in the homepage, regularly presenting an update like ‘x out of N tapes transcribed’.

  9. 11 Deepak November 28, 2010 at 4:52 am

    Willing to Volunteer.

  10. 12 naveen jankar November 28, 2010 at 10:04 am

    okay how does one do this?

  11. 15 Manohar November 28, 2010 at 7:14 pm

    Got no mail yet..

  12. 19 arundhati muthu November 29, 2010 at 5:47 am

    would like to volunteer

  13. 20 Mohit D November 29, 2010 at 6:32 am

    I am willing to help.

  14. 22 Ankur November 29, 2010 at 12:01 pm

    I can spare about an hour. So thats perhaps 30 min of conversation?
    ankur

  15. 24 Priya November 30, 2010 at 6:26 am

    I am willing to help. Please send me a tape.


  1. 1 More of Niira Radia’s conversations on the way | CounterMedia Trackback on November 26, 2010 at 5:20 pm

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