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BBC R&D: Introducing Automatically Matched Subtitles

July 5, 2017

Regular visitors to the BBC Bitesize website may have noticed that an increasing proportion of the video clips on the site are now being accompanied by subtitles. BBC Bitesize and BBC Teach now subtitle all new content before it is uploaded and this is the result of a number of pieces of work across BBC R&D and the wider BBC aimed at finding cost-effective ways of increasing the quality and availability of subtitles.