Have your videos and audios (live or non-live) transcribed and receive a verbatim transcript.
04 May 2023
making an existent video accessible
The office for the rights of persons with disabilities of the canton of Basel-Stadt has asked people with disabilities to talk about their everyday difficulties in a video. The aim: making the video accessible for everyone. SWISS TXT has been assigned to this task.
18 May 2020
CONTENT4ALL wins the NAB Technology Innovation Award 2020
SWISS TXT is proud to be part of the EU-research project «Content4All» that has received the renowned «NAB Technology Innovation Award».
22 October 2018
that companies should use subtitles
In addition to giving people with sensory impairments access to audiovisual media, subtitles add value in many ways. For example, with the aid of the subtitle file videos can be translated quickly and cost-effectively into other languages. The subtitle file also provides SEO, which means that it can be used to search through and find video content in the web. In this way, your videos efficiently reach a whole host of new target groups.
15 December 2016
swisstxt.ch has received the certification level AA of WCAG 2.0 for accessibility from the foundation « Access-for-All ». SWISS TXT is committed to making this website accessible to the broadest possible audience, regardless of technology or physical capability. We make every effort to ensure our website is accessible to people with special needs, including those with visual, hearing, cognitive and motor impairments.
11 April 2016
Subtitling and more
People with a sensory handicap also want to have access to multimedia content on the TV. Without access services such as subtitles, audiodescription and sign language this would not be possible. Using the Swiss Federation for the Deaf as an example, we will show the challenges and needs of the deaf when it comes to accessing TV content and the solutions available. Find out more about the subtitles produced by SWISS TXT for all the SRG TV channels.