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Method for merging subtitles

Rüger, Stefan and Pickering, Marcus (2006). Method for merging subtitles. Imperial College London Innovations Ltd, WO2006038008A1.

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Abstract

A method of electronically processing a broadcast subtitle signal so as to merge lines of subtitles and correct possible transmission errors allows subtitles to be rendered and/or stored in a form suitable for further text processing and, in particular, keyword searches. Applications of the method or computer program or system implementing the method include the creation, maintenance, indexing or searching of a multimedia library or database, in particular when the literary comprises broadcast television programmes and the corresponding subtitles.

Item Type: Patent
Copyright Holders: 2006 Imperial College London Innovations Ltd
Academic Unit/Department: Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) > Knowledge Media Institute (KMi)
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
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Item ID: 28202
Depositing User: Stefan Rüger
Date Deposited: 17 Feb 2011 11:36
Last Modified: 14 Aug 2016 14:42
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/28202
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