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Use AI to convert videos into different languages like the Biden-Harris ad on preserving American democracy

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English isn't the native language for millions of Americans. Make sure your message reaches them all with the help of AI. We tested AI to convert the Bide-Harris ad to Preserve American democracy by converting the English version into Spanish, Chinese, Tagalog, French and German. It took about an hour and cost a few dollars.

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How AI translates videos

The process is simple. We first generated AI transcript with AI. This transcription was about 95% correct, but remember Machine Translation isn't perfect. A computer cannot fully capture nuance and sometime mis-translates words. I corrected the transcript manually in a few minutes. And then in a few clicks the translated / captioned videos were ready.

Most people watch videos on their phones on MUTE. So it's more important to have the captions in different languages than translating the actual audio track.

Manually correct AI machine generated translations.

"Preserve democracy" - transcript

I've made the preservation of American democracy, the central issue of my Presidency. I believe in free and fair elections. And the right to vote fairly and to have your vote counted. There's something dangerous happening in America. 

There's an extremist movement that does not share the basic beliefs in our democracy. All of us are being asked right now, what will we do to maintain our democracy? History is watching. The world is watching. Most important, our children and grandchildren will hold us responsible. The Vice President and I have supported voting rights since day one of this administration. 

And I ask every American to join me in this cause. America is still a place of possibilities where the power resides with 'We The People'. That's our soul. We are the United States of America. There is nothing beyond our capacity, when we act together. I'm Joe Biden and I approve this message.

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AI makes translations fast, simple and affordable

How does AI do this? First it translates the English captions into the chosen languages noting when in a video something it was said. Next it creates the video in another language and puts the right captions at the proper time. The result is a new video captioned in the translated language. It only took a few minutes to generate easch translated video. Learn more about the process here.

As President Joe Biden prepares to deliver his first major re-election speech of 2024, marking the third anniversary of the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol, his warning about the fragility of America’s democracy will be front and center in the campaign's first ad to hit the airwaves this year. The Biden campaign says the new 60-second spot highlights "the existential threat our country’s democracy faces from the MAGA extremism that now defines the Republican Party." It draws heavily from a prominent speech Biden made in Arizona last fall, when he said that the MAGA movement "does not share the basic beliefs in our democracy" and that it posed a threat to democratic institutions. - NBC

TakeAway: Use AI to convert your videos into different languages. Preserving American democracy is going to require Americans who speak different languages to step up.

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