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LumenVox, VoiceTrust Merge, Offer Full-Suite of Speech Tech Biometrics

LumenVox LLC and VoiceTrust GmbH are merging their businesses in what Neil MacDonald, chief commercial officer, calls a true merger of equals to provide customers with a full suite of speech technology speech biometric solutions.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 19 Sep 2018

Q&A: Book Publishers Embrace Voice Technology and the Future

As voice technologies become ubiquitous, even book publishers aren't immune to the hottest trend in digital content. Speech Technology magazine recently had a chance to interview Bradley Metrock, CEO of Score Publishing, which owns and operates Digital Book World (DBW), about how voice is changing publishing. From the audiobook to Alexa, publishers are contending with the realities of a "voice-first" world.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 13 Sep 2018

The Power of Voice in Health Care

The Voice Health Summit explores all the ways speech technology and AI are transforming healthcare.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 09 Aug 2018

3 Ways AI is Making Your Office a Better Place to Work

Many workers are worried about losing their jobs to AI, but others are grateful for the many ways new, AI-based technologies are making their offices a better place to work.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 25 Jul 2018

Industry Voices

The Case for Active Listening in Speech Recognition (Video)

SpeakEasy AI CEO Frank Schneider explains how AI and active listening improve ASR accuracy in this clip from SpeechTEK 2018.
Industry Voices, Posted 21 Sep 2018

How Intelligent Agents Leverage NLU, Intents, and Entities (Video)

Ulster University Professor Michael McTear discusses how contemporary natural language-based intelligent agents use intents and entities rather than traditional parse trees in this clip from SpeechTEK 2018.
Industry Voices, Posted 14 Sep 2018

Speech Technology Digest

Amazon Announces Alexa's New Features

Alexa now knows how to do millions of things, including new capabilities across Routines, Music, Smart Home, Home Monitoring, Alexa Calling, Amazon FreeTime on Alexa, and more.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 21 Sep 2018

Amazon Announces New Echo Devices

Amazon introduced a new line-up of Echo devices, Echo companion devices, and Amazon smart home devices, making it easier to bring the features and convenience of Alexa to any room and now, to the car.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 20 Sep 2018

Lexalytics Data Extraction Services Enables Hybrid Analysis of Both Structured and Unstructured Data from Corporate Documents

New offering brings Natural Language Processing technologies to document data extraction market.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 20 Sep 2018

Testfire Labs Launches AI Assistant, Hendrix.ai, for Better Business Meetings

Testfire Labs, developer of artificial intelligence (AI) enterprise productivity tools, announced the commercial availability of its award-winning flagship product, Hendrix.ai.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 20 Sep 2018
Speech Technology Magazine, Summer 2018 Issue

2018 IMPLEMENTATION AWARD: ISRAEL DISCOUNT BANK

Letting Customers Send Their Money Where Their Mouth Is.
Feature, Posted 27 Aug 2018 - Summer 2018 Issue

2018 IMPLEMENTATION AWARD: SAYIN’ IT SAM

A Game Platform Helps Nonverbal Children Find Their Voice.
Feature, Posted 13 Aug 2018 - Summer 2018 Issue

2018 IMPLEMENTATION AWARD: SITEL GROUP

Analyzing, and Improving, Agents' Performance
Feature, Posted 10 Sep 2018 - Summer 2018 Issue

2018 SPEECH LUMINARY: DANIEL POVEY

We present the thinkers and innovators who are creating new tools and approaches for speech technology—and fostering the next generation of talent. In this installment, we talk to Daniel Povey from the Center for Language and Speech processing at Johns Hopkins University.
Feature, Posted 20 Aug 2018 - Summer 2018 Issue

2018 SPEECH LUMINARY: ILANA SHALOWITZ

We present the thinkers and innovators who are creating new tools and approaches for speech technology—and fostering the next generation of talent. In this installment, we talk to Ilana Shalowitz from Wolters Kluwer Health.
Feature, Posted 05 Sep 2018 - Summer 2018 Issue

Columns

Will AI-Powered ‘Microservices’ Bring Back Services of Old?

The Victorian era had butlers and clerks; we have speech recognition and bots.
Forward Thinking, Posted 29 Aug 2018 - Summer 2018 Issue

People with Speech Disabilities Have Accessibility Requirements, Too

Businesses should consider how to make their stores hospitable to speech-disabled patrons
Voice Value, Posted 29 Aug 2018 - Summer 2018 Issue

11 Keys to Designing Effective IVAs

Businesses and customers alike can benefit from quick, personalized, intelligent self-service.
The Business Case, Posted 15 Aug 2018 - Summer 2018 Issue

Speech Recognition Is Here (Finally). Now the Real Work Begins

Both solution buyers and providers need to stay focused on changing alliances and data security.
Inside Speech, Posted 08 Aug 2018 - Summer 2018 Issue

8 Ways Advances in Speech Recognition Will Affect Our Lives

From karaoke assistance to talking robots, here's a roundup of speech industry developments you'll be hearing about soon
Forward Thinking, Posted 30 Jul 2018 - Spring 2018 Issue

Speech Translation Helps Multilingual Conferences Express Themselves

New technology means that speech translation is quicker, more accurate, and cheaper than ever—and international conference goers will reap the benefits
In Other Words, Posted 23 Jul 2018 - Spring 2018 Issue

With Voice Design, Putting Callers First Is Always a Best Practice

VUI best practices come and go, but a customer-friendly framework never goes out of style
Inside Speech, Posted 16 Jul 2018 - Spring 2018 Issue

Speech Technology’s Continually Evolving Confidence Game

Advances in cognitive computing seek to improve on traditional rules-based algorithms and probability models—but the latter still know their stuff
Interact, Posted 09 Jul 2018 - Spring 2018 Issue
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