History of the subtitle and captions editor
2007 - subtitle horse (flash)
The first version of subtitle horse was programmed in 2007 for an international video project. The editor contained basic functions such as importing, exporting and translating captions. It supported shortcuts and the possibility to send captions data to a server.
2009 - subtitle horse II (flash)
As more and more companies were interested in using the editor, a second version of subtitle horse was developed. It built on the experience from users of the former version and contained a large number of additional features. This version was employed by several international broadcasting companies. The on-premise version is currently still in daily use (as of 2019).
2013 - subtitle horse JS
2019 - subtitle horse SHIRE
With technology further advancing and offering more possibilities a new version of subtitle horse was developed. In December 2019 the captions editor SHIRE was published containing established and a large variety of new features. subtitle horse SHIRE was developed in close contact with companies and persons having used the previous version(s). New versions of SHIRE are being published regularly. The version history is being regularly updated.