The Video Translation API was originally created for the Unfolding Word translation platform. Unfolding Word is an open project attempting to develop a visual mini Bible in every language. The video translation API is powered by online crowd sourcing, employing over 2.26 billion internet users worldwide to translation these mini Bible stories. Crowdsourcing provides a unique way for any person around the world to help in the translation. These individuals will simply upload their audio files to a website, and the API will process and piece together a translated version of the video. This project consists of two parts:
To learn more about the Unfolding Word project, please visit the Distant Shores Media Blog.
Distant Shores Media is a ministry focused on helping the global church to grow in maturity as disciples of Christ. They do this in a number of ways, including discipleship resource development, leadership training, technical training, providing consulting services, and infrastructure development. One of their main resources, the Unfolding Word project, which strives to develop a visual, audio, and text based mini-Bible in every language.