Transcribing A Video’s Audio Using Google Cloud Text-to-Speech

Navigating a series of pitfalls Background: I created a highlights video recently for the monthly subscriber crown that I run. I figured the highlights video itself was worth posting, but I like to have the speech captioned. I’ve previously written a small script to generate the appropriate transparent PNGs for overlaying, but that was for […]

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How to Quickly Set Up a Development Matrix Homeserver (with bonus Traefik routing)

tl;dr: use matrix-docker-ansible-deploy, you might be most interested in reading about the traefik aspect What’s All This About? I like Matrix for messaging / group chats. I like an open ecosystem, which gives people the choice of running their own services. Browsing the list of bridges listed on matrix.org (a bridge connects another service — […]

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Automating YouTube Uploads With OCR Part 2: Getting Started with tesseract

Last time, we decided that Deep Rock Galactic is a game which is ripe for extracting video metadata from, thanks to it’s beautiful loading screen filled with information: For OCR we need look no further than tesseract! It’s open source, under development (since 1985 no less!) and easy to install in Arch. Let’s jump right […]

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