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Series: 1. OpenSpeaks got wings with a National Geographic Society grant!

Earlier this year, we were lucky to be awarded an Early Career Grant by the National Geographic Society (NGS). When most of our work expenses were borne from out of pocket so far, this grant is going to shape some of our on-ground digital documentation activities. The larger focus of the documentation will be to […]


Do you know what is the newest project included in the #MozOpenLeaders Round 4 Cohort

Mozilla Open Leadership training series, an intensive training program by Mozilla Foundation to mentor leaders that are developing Open Source projects with high social impact, has announced its new batch of Open Leaders and their respective projects. We are thrilled to share that Subhashish Panigrahi has been selected as one of the Open Leaders who […]

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Wikimania 2017 lightning talk: 8 FLOSS tools and 4 hardware for audio, video and image editing for Commons

This lightning talk titled “8 FLOSS tools and 4 hardware for audio, video and image editing for Commons” presented by Subhashish Panigrahi at Wikimania 2017, Montreal, Canada. The talk touch-bases some of the very user-friendly Open Source tools for image, audio and video editing that can be valuable for Wikimedians. Some of these tools include […]

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A simple command-line tool for recording audio

Open voice-recording tool makes creating unique voice dictionaries and translations a snap. Image by : Internet Archive Book Images. Modified by CC BY-SA 4.0 Machine learning and natural language processing are transforming our relationship with our devices by giving them a human voice. People with visual impairments have especially benefited from these technologies, but […]

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Half of the world languages are dying really fast – how you can save yours

Languages are a gateway to knowledge. How can digital tools be used to help native language speakers access and contribute knowledge? In this blog, Subhashish Panigrahi shows how endangered languages can be documented and preserved using open standards and tools. The world’s knowledge that have been accumulated and coded over ages in different languages are […]