AssemblyAI is described as 'is API for speech recognition. They’ve built “accurate, simple and customizable” technology that the team claims is what “Stripe did to payments,” but for speech. The voice technology industry is growing fast, due to the popularity of Siri, Alexa and Google Home'. There are five alternatives to AssemblyAI for Online / Web-based, Mac, Windows, Linux and Omeka. The best alternative is oTranscribe, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like AssemblyAI are Express Scribe (Freemium), Scripto (Free, Open Source), Transcribe (Paid) and TranscriberAG (Free, Open Source).
No more switching between Quicktime and Word. Pause, rewind and fast-forward without taking your hands off the keyboard. Interactive timestamps to navigate through your transcript with. Automatically saved to your browser's storage every second
Express Scribe transcription software and audio player specifically designed for typists. Featuring foot pedal control, variable speed, speech to text engine integration and supports a number of audio formats including wav, mp3, wma.
TranscriberAG is designed for assisting the manual annotation of speech signals. It provides a user-friendly graphical user interface (GUI) for segmenting long duration speech recordings, transcribing them, labeling speech turns, topic changes and acoustic conditions.