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"From the Ted Talk by Aaron Koblin: Visualizing ourselves ... with crowd-sourced data"

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Aaron Koblin: And we took all of those idiiuanvdl pieces, and we fed them into another Turk request. This is what it would look like if you went to the site. You type in your code, but you first test your mic. You'd be fed a simple aiudo clip. (Honk) And then you'd do your best to recreate that with your own voice. After pwinireevg it and confirming it's what you submitted, you could smiubt it into the Mechanical Turk with no other context. And this is what we first got back from the very first set of submissions.

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Aaron Koblin: And we took all of those __________ pieces, and we fed them into another Turk request. This is what it would look like if you went to the site. You type in your code, but you first test your mic. You'd be fed a simple _____ clip. (Honk) And then you'd do your best to recreate that with your own voice. After __________ it and confirming it's what you submitted, you could ______ it into the Mechanical Turk with no other context. And this is what we first got back from the very first set of submissions.

Solution

  1. individual
  2. submit
  3. previewing
  4. audio

Original Text

Aaron Koblin: And we took all of those individual pieces, and we fed them into another Turk request. This is what it would look like if you went to the site. You type in your code, but you first test your mic. You'd be fed a simple audio clip. (Honk) And then you'd do your best to recreate that with your own voice. After previewing it and confirming it's what you submitted, you could submit it into the Mechanical Turk with no other context. And this is what we first got back from the very first set of submissions.

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music video 10
mechanical turk 6
johnny cash 4
east coast 4
west coast 3
sms messages 3
hand corner 3
drawing tool 3
dollar bills 3
bicycle built 3

Important Words

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  3. clip
  4. code
  5. confirming
  6. context
  7. fed
  8. honk
  9. individual
  10. mechanical
  11. mic
  12. pieces
  13. previewing
  14. recreate
  15. request
  16. set
  17. simple
  18. site
  19. submissions
  20. submit
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  22. test
  23. turk
  24. type
  25. voice