By betsy.odonovan / February 27, 2015
The Public Media Scan projects this week came together around the idea of finding sounds -- both new and lost.
Imagine the distance between the satellites featured in SpaceProb.es and the buzz of the word "chester drawers" over vocal cords in Abilene. There is interesting noise, interesting audio, everywhere. And then there are the sounds we've heard and lost -- in this case, the curious case of those "Argh, I heard a great podcast about ..." problem. Pop Up Archive launched Audiosear.ch -- adding a text search function to Pop Up's audio-to-text transcription software.
Take a look: