Experimenting with video software and hardware, subtitles, imaging, cloud...

CCExtractor is originally an organization about subtitles and accessibility (our "official" description below). However, we're doing lots of other things that are related, including tinkering with open video hardware (JokerTV), imaging (OCR), and more. So we have projects that cover a range of interests, despite our core tool being the most amazing subtitle extractor.

And now, the official description: Whether it's because you are learning a new language, have hearing problems or just at a loud place, subtitles are an essential part of enjoying TV and movies for a a lot of people. There's plenty of tools to manage audio/video, but when it comes to subtitles, the few tools that exist are closed source and extremely expensive. CCExtractor is the one tool that is free, portable, open source and community managed that can take a recording from a TV show and generate an external subtitle file for it. If you regularly watch content with subtitles you download from fan sites - you should know that the source file is most likely generated by CCExtractor. If you are a student in a university that uses subtitles for natural language study, you should know that most likely we are involved somehow. While we already support subtitles from North America, Europe, Australia and more, our world map is not yet complete. We are actively looking for students that want to help us fill the gaps. We also want to automate many of the processes that are currently done manually, such as achieving perfect sync, or word by word (karaoke like) sync.

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Technologies

  • c
  • python
  • arduino
  • node.js
  • c#

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CCExtractor Development 2018 Projects

  • saurabhshri
    CCExtractor Web
    A full fledged web application and API for subtitle extraction through CCExtractor.
  • achie27
    FabBits
    FabBits is a standalone cross-platform software capable of finding certain interesting bits from movies/shows, soccer, and basketball. Following are...
  • Saurabh Shah
    Improve the OCR subsystem
    The current text extraction system of CCExtractor for burned in subtitles depends on the input parameters like conf_thresh, subcolor,...
  • thealphadollar
    Project Nephos
    Project Nephos aims at simplifying the process of moving samples from local storage to cloud for Universities by automating, almost, all the steps...
  • AadityaNair
    Project Nephos
    Nephos is an system to automate recording channels and uploading the same to some cloud storage (currently GDrive). It also provides a way to tag...
  • Satyam Mittal
    The sample platform (/ continuous integration) project
    The sample platform has been a good way to test regression tests. The main aim of the project is to make sample platform fully finalized (at least...
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2018