Descript

Descript

A company offering an audio word processing platform that enables editor and producers to edit sound files while a writer would edit its lyrics.

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Descript's new podcast editor includes an AI voice double for dubbing over mistakes

Nick Statt

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September 18, 2019

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Descript Podcast Studio

Sep 17, 2019

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Scribie
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The company raised a Seed Round of USD$5,000,000 on December 12, 2017 and a Series A Round of USD$15,000,000 on September 18, 2019.

Andreessen Horowitz's Alastair Rampell is on the Board of Directors.

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Software engineering
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Software
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Descript provides an audio word processing software that enables users to edit sound files.

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Descript Inc - Company Profile and News

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2017
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Descript Inc
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Active
Founded date
August 23, 2017
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Descript

Descript is ana San Francisco-based company audio word processing platform that enables editor and producers to edit sound files while a writer would edit its lyrics. The company was founded in 2017.

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Descript was spun-out from Detour in December 2017 by Andrew Mason and has since developed a podcast and audio editing software that allows users to edit audio by editing the transcipted text.

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Introducing Descript - Descript - Medium

Andrew Mason

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December 12, 2017

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Investors
Redpoint Ventures
Number of Employees (ranges)
20–49
Number of employees
24
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Descript has developed a podcast and audio editing software that allows users to edit audio by editing the transcipted text.

Funding History

The company raised a Seed Round of USD$5,000,000 on December 12, 2017 and a Series A Round of USD$15,000,000 on September 18, 2019.

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Andreessen Horowitz (a16z)
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385 Grove Street San Francisco, CA 94102 United States
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Descript is an audio word processing platform that enables editor and producers to edit sound files while a writer would edit its lyrics.

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It’s how you make a podcast.
Founded date
2017
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