Ridges on the F and J buttons on laptop’s keyboard, what are they for?

When you see these two ridges at the button of F and J buttons on your keyboard, laptop or any keyboard – don’t bother. But it’s interesting to know what they are for? For many people who touch-type (type without looking), they use these two ridges on F and J buttons to determine the position of their fingers on the…

The more you give, the more you get back

Energy: The more you give, the more you get back. You’ll see this often in the gym like Fitness First. But let us take this statement further. Guess how or where? Well, in odd topics like transcription, website development and internet jobs. Not anymore in food technology because the reason is obvious. But thinking twice, the statement still would not…

What is Audio Transcription?

Transcription is a form of data entry that involves listening to a recorded audio and/or a video file and then converting it into written form. It is usually done with a software specifically designed for this purpose. The person doing this kind of work is called an audio transcriptionist. There are several types of transcription. Among them are medical transcription,…

Reading: A Tool to an Improved and Innovative Writing

To improve one’s writing is to improve one’s choice of content and context. Content refers to the topic plus the supporting facts or details. Context, like ‘style’ refers to the manner by which the writer addresses his topic. It is dependent on three things: purpose, audience and medium. All three aids in defining what to use in terms of: persona,…

Objective Transcription

It is important to have an accurate transcription. The main objective on transcription is to come up with an electronic copy of the voice file. The transcript may or may not be in exact words, but the accuracy should be maintained in such a way that it follows the style guide given by the client. Transcription is not a literary…