Digital Content

Digital Content

Digital Content

DCU’s research expertise in digital content is through ADAPT. ADAPT is a dynamic research centre that combines the world-class expertise of researchers at four universities (TCD, DCU, UCD and DIT) with that of its industry partners, to produce ground-breaking digital content and media innovations. 

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Researchers at DCU are developing innovative new technologies to analyse, personalise and deliver digital data more effectively.  This is a broad field with a diverse set of projects, technologies and research collaborations.

Key capabilities include:

Localisation – automatic translation of content to different languages

Fraud detection – computer analysis of content to detect and flag irregular or suspicious online activities

Social media analytics – analysis of user content for a wide variety of business reasons e.g. to determine a customer’s intent to buy or to switch; to find offensive content

Text-to-Speech and Speech-to-Text – providing simplified hands free access to applications