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 ===== Who and what? ==== ===== Who and what? ====
  
-We are a rather new team (first occurrence ​at 30C3), with roots in the Selfnet e.V. from Stuttgart, and we try to do live subtitling of the congress talks, ​as well as provide (more accurate) ​subtitles ​to the conference talks recordings ​afterwards.+We are a rather new team -- we first started ​at 30C3 -- with roots in Stuttgart'​s ​Selfnet e.V., and we try to bring live subtitles for the congress talks, ​along with better ​subtitles ​for the recordings.
  
 ===== Why? ===== ===== Why? =====
  
-For us, inclusiveness is an important goal and value of a civilized society and hacker culture.+To us, inclusiveness is an important goal and value of a civilized society and hacker culture.
 We want to improve accessibility for people by providing a written form of the content parallel to the talks. ​ We want to improve accessibility for people by providing a written form of the content parallel to the talks. ​
  
 This might not only help people with hearing impairments,​ but also those that are not native speakers of the language used in the talk and can also be the starting point for translated subtitles into other languages. This might not only help people with hearing impairments,​ but also those that are not native speakers of the language used in the talk and can also be the starting point for translated subtitles into other languages.
  
-Last but not least, a transcription is -- in the end -- a more than nice thing to have for future research, as it makes the spoken content ​ machine-readable.+Last but not least, a transcription is -- in the end -- highly useful ​for future research, as it makes the spoken content machine-readable.
  
 ===== How? ===== ===== How? =====
  
-As we learned in the past, live subtitles and creating subtitles for later recordings have completely different ​set of requirements.+As we learned in the past, live subtitles and creating subtitles for later recordings have completely different requirements.
 Hence, we distinguish clearly between those two steps and only try to reuse live subtitles in individual cases. Hence, we distinguish clearly between those two steps and only try to reuse live subtitles in individual cases.
  
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