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AI Sprout Issue 10: Elevate Your Workflow and Lifestyle with Synthesia, Trickle, Snipo, and Roam Around

Discover the latest AI tools that turn text into videos, decode screenshots, take video notes in Notion, and guide your travels. Don't miss out!

Greetings! ๐Ÿ‘‹ย 

Welcome back to AI Sprout, where we continually unearth the latest and greatest in the AI realm.

In this week's edition, we're serving up a tantalizing menu of AI tools that cater to a wide range of interests and needs. From content creation and data organization to travel planning, there's a flavor of innovation for everyone.

On the Menu This Week:

  • ๐Ÿ“ โ†’ ๐Ÿ“น Synthesia - Turn text into videos in minutes

  • ๐Ÿ“ธ โ†’ ๐Ÿ’ญย Trickle - Decode your screenshots using GPT-4

  • ๐ŸŽฅ โ†’ ๐Ÿ“ย Snipo - Your AI-Powered Video Notetaker in Notion

  • ๐ŸŒ Roam Around - AI-Powered Travel Guide

Let's embark on this AI journey!

Disclaimer: I have no affiliation with any of the companies whose tools are featured here. All reviews reflect my independent opinion.

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๐Ÿค–ย AI Tool of the Week

Synthesia - Turn text into videos in minutes

Welcome to the future of video creation!

With Synthesia.io, you can say goodbye to the hassle of hiring actors, setting up studios, or even owning a camera. This AI-powered platform is your one-stop solution for creating professional videos effortlessly. ๐ŸŽฅ

An image of video script to test synthesia

The video script Synthesia used to generate an AI video

Key Features:
  • ๐Ÿ‘คย AI Avatars: over 150 ethnically diverse AI avatars to star in your videos.

  • ๐ŸŒ Multilingual Support: Create videos in 120+ languages, accents, and voice tones.

  • ๐ŸŽจย Customization: Upload your own media and animate them easily with script markers.

  • ๐Ÿ›ก๏ธ Branding: Add your logo and a call-to-action button to your share page.

  • ๐Ÿ“š How-To Videos: Create instructional videos using AI avatars.

  • ๐ŸŽจย Personalized Branding: Customize your videos with your own logos, fonts, and colors.

  • ๐ŸŽฅย High-Quality Output: High-quality videos (Full HD) with realistic avatars.

  • ๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ’ปย User-Friendly Interface: An intuitive dashboard for uploading, editing, and customizing your videos.

  • ๐Ÿ’ตย Pricing Plan: The personal plan is $30 per month with a credit of 10 minutes of video with AI script assistance

Synthesia.io is revolutionizing the way we think about video creation. It's not just about automating the process; it's about empowering you to create videos that were once beyond reach. ๐ŸŒŸ

๐Ÿš€ย Emerging AI Tools

Trickle - Decode your screenshots using GPT-4 ๐Ÿ“ธ

Welcome to the next level of workplace productivity! Trickle is your go-to platform for organizing screenshots and transforming them into visual memos, all powered by the reasoning abilities of GPT-4.

Check out how Trickle's MacOS app works in action below. And guess what? You can easily copy-paste screenshots into their web app as well.

GIF showing Trickle Capture MacOS app in action

Trickle Capture MacOS app in action

Key Features:
  • ๐Ÿ” Search: Get insights from screenshots and ask semantic questions (not just text extraction)

  • ๐Ÿ“ทย Thread Filtering: Easily ask questions and interact with your saved screenshots

  • ๐Ÿ“‹ Board & List Views: Choose your preferred layout for collaborative communication.

  • ๐Ÿ”—ย Tool Integration: Sync with tools like Notion, WeChat

    • Discord and Slack integrations are coming soon

  • ๐Ÿ’ป๐Ÿ“ฑPlatform: Web app along with a dedicated MacOS app

    • Browser extension is coming soon

  • ๐Ÿคย Shared Workspace: Collaborate effortlessly by sharing your workspace with others

Trickle is not just a screenshot organizer; it's a comprehensive platform that brings your team closer while making your workflow more efficient and interactive.

๐ŸŽฅย Snipo - Your AI-Powered Video Notetaker in Notionย ๐Ÿ“

Snipo is a game-changing browser extension that revolutionizes the way you take notes while watching videos. Seamlessly integrated into YouTube and Notion, Snipo is an indispensable tool for students, researchers, and lifelong learners.

GIF showing Snipo.io in action

Snip.io in action

๐ŸŒŸ Key Features:
  • ๐Ÿ“ย Notetaking: Automatically transcribe and timestamp your video notes.

  • ๐Ÿ“ธย Screenshot Capture: Easily grab screenshots of important charts, graphs, or slides.

  • ๐Ÿ–ฅ๏ธ Split-Screen Functionality: View Videos and Notion side by side for an integrated learning experience.

  • ๐Ÿ–ฅ๏ธ Supported Platforms:

    • YouTube, Udemy, Coursera, LinkedIn Learning, TED, SkillShare, vimeo, and more.

  • ๐Ÿ“š Auto-Generated Flashcards: Turn any YouTube or Udemy video into a set of flashcards.

  • ๐Ÿ—‚๏ธ Flashcard Decks: Organize your AI-generated flashcards into decks for easy review.

  • ๐Ÿ”„ย One-Click Export to Anki: Send your flashcards directly to Anki for spaced repetition learning.

  • โฉ Video Controls: Adjust video speed, pause, and capture without ever leaving Notion or your keyboard.

  • โŒจ๏ธ Keyboard Shortcuts: Quick and easy note-taking in Notion with keyboard shortcuts.

  • โ˜๏ธ Auto-Sync to Notion: Your notes are automatically saved to Notion for easy access.

  • ๐Ÿ†“ย Free to Use: No hidden costs or subscriptions.

Snipo simplifies the online learning experience, making it easier than ever to capture and organize content without the manual hassle. ๐ŸŽ“

ย โœจย Offbeat App of the Week

Roam Around - Your Personal AI Travel Guide

๐Ÿ”Ž This Week's AI Tools at a Glance

AI tools covered in this weekโ€™s newsletter

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Signing Off โœ๏ธ

That's a wrap for this edition of AI Sprout. By staying tuned, you're always at the forefront of AI innovation. Exciting tools and tech revelations await in our upcoming issues! ๐Ÿค–๐Ÿš€

Until our next rendezvous, stay curious and continue venturing into the vast expanse of the AI cosmos. With the right tools in your arsenal, the future is rife with endless possibilities.