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3 Reasons video search can now rock

Feb 28, 2019 6:46:07 PM / by The Feathercap staff posted in Blog, onboarding video, automatic video transcription, transcribe video to text

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We’ve all looked up videos on Youtube, Vimeo or TED. Perhaps to learn something, be entertained by a yawning cat or ideally a compelling speaker. The goal of this type of search is to bring you a video that will impart a skill or idea to you and for the above vendors, hold your attention long enough until another video can be displayed compelling you to click on it next. The main motivation for them: show interesting videos but take as much of your time as they can to maximize ad revenue.

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The Power of AI for language translation

Jan 24, 2019 4:04:15 PM / by user posted in Blog

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In our previous post back in October (“Feathercap now has AI driven search and curation”) we talked a lot about the power of being able to automate content curation and to be able in real time understand as content is added in terms of “what it means”, “what it’s about” and “who is it for.” We also talked about how successful on-the-fly language translation is done. To be successful it’s necessary to understand the meaning of words, phrases, entities (person, place, thing), sentiment as well as syntax. Because of all this we are able to pull out what a specific paragraph, image, video, page or entire set of pages comprising content semantically means along with the full meaning/ sentiment and goal of any employee question and then match them.

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3 Reasons To Align Team Generated Content With An LMS

Jan 17, 2019 6:11:23 PM / by The Feathercap staff posted in Knowledge Management, Blog, learning department, LMS, sales enablement tools, best wiki software, what do employees look for, corporate intranet, sales enablement best practices

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Save time doing our jobs, shortening our on boarding all while getting thoughtful TED talk like inspiration from our company’s management. Those are a few of the benefits if we could align our team’s own targeted and relevant content with our LMS. Of course workplace learning today is a disconnected combination of LMS (Learning Management System) driven on-demand courses, in person meetings and the team generated content we try to locate in our company’s various content silos such as the Power points, pdfs, videos, emails or other specific and relevant documents we need to do our jobs. Not to mention the tried and true approach of simply asking our managers or colleagues specific questions we may have.

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