E-Scribe: Ubiquitous Real-Time Speech Transcription for the Hearing-Impaired

  • Zdenek Bumbalek
  • Jan Zelenka
  • Lukas Kencl
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 6180)


Availability of real-time speech transcription anywhere, anytime, represents a potentially life-changing opportunity for the hearing-impaired to improve their communication capability. We present e-Scribe, a prototype web-based online centre for real-time speech transcription for the hearing-impaired, which provides ubiquitous access to speech transcription utilizing contemporary communication technologies.


Hearing-Impaired Real-Time Text Voice over IP 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Zdenek Bumbalek
    • 1
  • Jan Zelenka
    • 1
  • Lukas Kencl
    • 1
  1. 1.R&D Centre for Mobile Applications (RDC), Department of Telecommunications Engineering, Faculty of Electrical EngineeringCzech Technical University in PraguePrague 6Czech Republic

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