BBC explains 'Nigel Owens is a gay' subtitling error

BBC explains 'Nigel Owens is a gay' subtitling error
 

The BBC has explained why the sentence "Nigel Owens is a gay" was shown on its subtitling service during coverage of the Scotland v England rugby game.
The Welsh international referee, who has spoken of his "coming out" ordeal, had just awarded Scotland a penalty in Saturday's 25-13 Six Nations win.
Although commentator Andrew Cotter had said, "Nigel Owens is saying", voice recognition software mistakenly produced the "gay" reference.
BBC Sport quickly corrected the error.
"Our live subtitling service produces accuracy levels in excess of... read more

 
27 February 2018 in Regional, Views: 45
Source: BBC
Share:
 




News Widget for Webmasters


Realtime News

 

«
»
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
          1 2
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
24 25 26 27 28 29 30