Descript uses Google Cloud Speech technology for text-to-speech transcriptions. It is extremely accurate and constantly improving. As of 2017, the service reached a remarkable 95% accuracy level for the English language. This accuracy level is very close to human levels and is a significant step forward for the software. With this high level of accuracy, Descript serves content creators, radio stations, and legal departments with ease and accuracy, while reducing costs and improving workflows.
To use Descript, you will need to create an account. Once you have created your account, you will be able to access a secure website for your projects. Logging in will allow you to view the history of your projects. This makes it easy to share with others. You can also share and edit projects with other users thanks to the app’s high security. You can record as many tracks you want and can store up to ten gigabytes.
After signing up, you will be presented with a homescreen which displays a summary of all your projects and folders. After you sign in, you will be able to log in with your Google account and email credentials. Then, click the Composition button to start recording. Once you have recorded a piece of audio, Descript automatically backs it up so that you can edit it again if necessary.
Although many tools offer similar functionality to Descript, it is unique because it offers an all-in-one solution. You can use it to create polished media using audio and video editing tools. It also includes a screen recorder and transcription. You can also collaborate with your team members via a shared folder. You can add comments and track the version of a file. Descript is a great tool for creating podcasts or video content.
A podcaster knows how much work goes into producing a quality episode. Podcast production involves many tasks, including trimming audio tracks and organizing audio clips. Luckily, Descript’s simple interface makes it easy to use and master within a single afternoon. You can record, mix, and edit audio, as well as your transcript. This makes it an ideal podcast production tool. You can easily connect your Descript account with your Captivate account to publish your podcast episodes on your preferred platform.
Once you’ve installed Descript, the next step is to record audio and edit it. After recording, you can collaborate with other podcasters and export your finished audio files. Podcasting has never been easier with Descript! Its powerful audio transcription technology and powerful word processing tools make podcasting a breeze. You can also import sound effects and music to your podcast using the software. The process of audio transcription is straightforward and efficient and you can easily edit audio and export it.
After successfully launching its new Overdub product, Descript acquired the company Lyrebird, which makes audio editing software. This acquisition helped the company launch a feature called Overdub, which allows users to create templates of their voice using a typing program. Overdub cannot create convincing audio deepfakes for other people. The company is focusing on expanding its product and adding new features.