Paper: Multilingual Video And Audio News Alerting

ACL ID N04-3005
Title Multilingual Video And Audio News Alerting
Venue Human Language Technologies
Session System Demonstration
Year 2004
Authors

This paper describes a fully-automated real- time broadcast news video and audio process- ing system. The system combines speech rec- ognition, machine translation, and cross- lingual information retrieval components to enable real-time alerting from live English and Arabic news sources. 1 2 Real-time Video Alerting This paper describes the Enhanced Video Text and Au- dio Processing (eViTAP) system, which provides fully- automated real-time broadcast news video and audio processing. The system combines state-of-the-art automatic speech recognition and machine translation components with cross-lingual information retrieval in order to enable searching of multilingual video news sources by a monolingual speaker. In addition to full search capabilities, the system also enables real-time alert...