{
    "task_id": "MFcoPiJDQ7Ti1mKlSRbe2K6AhalHyvR5",
    "type": undefined,
    "tag": "Transcribe the video after 10:20",
    "data": {
      attachment: "https://www.youtube.com/video_link",
    },
    "importance": "standard",
    "status": "pending",
    "response": {
      "text": undefined,
      "filename": "https://www.youtube.com/video_link",
    },
    "completed_at": null,
    "credit_cost": null
  }
          
Audio Transcription
Leverage our human workers to delegate audio transcription tasks using our extremely extensive and simple API.
Use Cases
I want to transcribe a phone call
See query
I need to transcribe a youtube video
See query
I want to transcribe a voice message
See query
I need to transcribe a song
See query
I need to transcribe a movie
See query
I need to transcribe a recorded conversation
See query
Why Raidon?
With free repetition allowance, ability to download VOC complaint XML files and superb customer service we're confident you'll love us.
Cost Free Repetition
If you don't agree with the audio transcription of one of our workers or we didn't meet your requirement just contact support and we'll repeat your annotations free of charge. We're not happy unless you're happy.
Supports all files
Whether you want to provide us a url to the audio you want to transcribe or upload a file to our servers, Raidon supports all file types. As long as we can open the file we'll transcribe it.
Edit your tasks
Accidently submitted the wrong url or file? No problem - Raidon provdes free cost edits allowing you to change the type of annotation, file submitted or a tasks importance giving you the freedom to to speed its annotation up!
How it Works
Getting started with audio transcription using Raidon couldn't be easier. Just send us a url link to the audio source you want to transcribe or upload the file to our servers and we'll do the rest. You can monitor the progress of your task using the callback url provided.
   curl -X POST \
      https://raidon.io//api/v1/task/audiotranscription/ \
      -H 'Authorization: Token 49fa77ade8a3b9504a8d5138836030b44dd9ea46' \
      -F 'tag=Transcribe this phone call' \
      -F attachment=@/Users/username/Documents/phone_call.mp4
Execute Code
   import requests 
   headers = {
      'Authorization': 'Token 49fa77ade8a3b9504a8d5138836030b44dd9ea46'
   }
   data = {
      'tag': 'Transcribe this phone call', 
      'attachment': open('/Users/username/Documents/phone_call.mp4', 'r').read()
   }
   r = requests.post('https://raidon.io//api/v1/task/audiotranscription/',
                     headers=headers,
                     data=data)
   r.content
        
Execute Code
   import requests 
     headers = {
        'Authorization': 'Token 49fa77ade8a3b9504a8d5138836030b44dd9ea46'
     }
     data = {
        'tag': 'Transcribe this phone call', 
        'attachment': open('/Users/username/Documents/phone_call.mp4', 'r').read()
     }
     r = requests.post('https://raidon.io//api/v1/task/audiotranscription/',
                       headers=headers,
                       data=data)
     r.content
          
Execute Code
   {
      "task_id": "2rXrvjvYST8dQppTFHA9Ni68Tz3X8DpM",
      "created_at": "2018-08-24T20:59:05.374168Z",
      "type": "audiotranscription",
      "tag": "Transcribe this phone call",
      "data": {
         "attachment": "http://media-raidon.s3-us-west-2.amazonaws.com/2rXrvjvYST8dQppTFHA9Ni68Tz3X8DpM/phone_call.mp4"
      },
      "importance": "standard",
      "status": "completed",
      "callback_url": "www.raidon.io/api/v1/task/2rXrvjvYST8dQppTFHA9Ni68Tz3X8DpM",
      "response": {
         "text": "b'First Person: Hey, have you heard of Raidon? It's a great service to use for data annotation and audio transcription...",
         "filename": "phone_call.mp4"
      },
      "completed_at": "2018-08-24T21:02:46.146796Z",
      "credit_cost": "$0.99"
   }
         
Pricing
Raidon charges a fixed price for each minute of an audio source being transcribed so you know exactly what you're paying for. There’s no monthly charge, no inactivity charges and absolutely no hiddent costs. It's just simple and transparent pricing.
$0.99
per minute of recording
Frequently Asked Questions
What is Raidon?

Raidon provides machine learning firms with the ability to leverage our human workers to annotate images and other tasks to power their AI products speeding up their route to market.

What are audio transcription?

Audio Transcription is when you want to transcribe a piece of recording or a video. Using Raidon, you'll get a binary string of what one of our workers transcribed.

Do I get a free trial?

Yes, new users are given the ability to request the transcription of 5 minutes of audio recording, without being charged or their bank details being asked for, to try out our services. Early stage machine learning startups can request to have their free limit increased to 10 minutes of audio recording.

What is an urgency task?

Urgency tasks are given priority over other tasks and we aim to complete urgency tasks within 1 working day. However, urgency tasks are subject to different pricing compared to standard tasks

How long do standard tasks take?

Standard task will vary depending on the on the minutes of audio to be transcribed, however, we aim to to complete standard tasks within 3 working days.

How do I send the an audio to be annotated?

You can send audio recording either as a url or upload the image from your local storage to our API. In either case your images will be saved on our servers.

Do you sell our audio to third parties?

Absolutely not, Raidon has a strict policy not to sell our clients data to third parties. We only store your uploaded data for your use so you can confirm the audio transcription using our dashboard. All recordings are deleted if the task is deleted via an API request. Furthermore, all data associated with the user is deleted if the user makes a requests to have his account terminated indefinitely.

How does the pricing work?

Raidon charges $0.99 for each minute of recording that is transcribed.

How do I view the transcription once they're completed?

You can either view each task you sent to our API to be transcribed, using our interative dashboard or get the annotation back using our API as a JSON response.

What audio files do you support?

If we can listen to the file, we will transcribe it! That means we support either a recording or a video.