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Speech Technology News Features

Glove Translates Sign Language into Text and Speech

A London grad student's glove can translate sign language from hand gestures to visual text on a screen and audible dialogue.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 02 Oct 2015

W3C's Voice Browser Working Group to Disband

The World Wide Web Consortium's subgroup created the VoiceXML standard, but sees interest shifting away from IVRs to smartphone apps.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 29 Sep 2015

Speech Industry Sees a Flurry of Patent Activity

More than 21,000 patents have been granted in the United States since 2000, a report from iRunway finds.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 14 Sep 2015

Speech Will Be a Main Interface for Mobile Devices by 2020, Tractica Predicts

Tractica expects speech recognition to achieve 82 percent penetration in smartphones, tablets, and wearables in five years.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 26 Aug 2015

Speech Technology Digest

Sears to Implement Vocollect Voice in More Warehouses

Sears Holdings and Speech Interface Design will work to bring voice picking to several warehouses in 2016.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 13 Oct 2015

Voxware Launches Food Bank Community Partnership

Voice technology provider to make a donation for every pick made using VMS product
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 13 Oct 2015

CallCabinet Partners with AudioCodes for Skype for Business Recording Solution

The partnership combines CallCabinet's cloud infrastructure and Office 365 solutions with AudioCodes' Microsoft-certified SmartTAP call recording technology.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 09 Oct 2015

MiaRec Launches Call Recording and Contact Center Performance Management

MiaRec's solution for contact center performance management features advanced call recording , agent evaluation, and performance reporting.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 06 Oct 2015

Pronexus Launches VBVoice 10 with VisualConnect

One call flow now creates both traditional IVR audio interactions and smartphone touchscreen interactions.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 06 Oct 2015

TranscribeMe Launches Services for Media and Entertainment

Speech recognition and human transcribers can provide closed captioning and subtitles
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 06 Oct 2015

Web Exclusives - Sponsored Guest Commentary

Understanding Speech Recognition Limitations

Understanding what speech can and cannot do can help maximize performance.
Sponsored Guest Commentary, Posted 14 Nov 2014

The Intelligent IVR Sparks Smarter Interactions

IVRs need to incorporate customer data and gather intent to improve interactions.
Sponsored Guest Commentary, Posted 17 Oct 2014

How Smart IVR Design Choices Can Improve the Customer Experience

Some tips for designing IVRs that will not confound callers.
Sponsored Guest Commentary, Posted 06 Aug 2014


Speech Science in the Era of Big Data

Classical databases for speech are expensive and may lack diversity. But there's a solution: the Internet
The View from AVIOS, Posted 07 Aug 2015 - Fall 2015 Issue

Where's the Stack?

Speech technology should take a page from Web site builders: freely available tools that work together
Forward Thinking, Posted 07 Aug 2015 - Fall 2015 Issue

Analytics-Enabled QA: It's Time!

Speech analytics can make QA less time-consuming—and a lot more helpful
The Business Case, Posted 07 Aug 2015 - Fall 2015 Issue

IVR Gets Undercover Help

'Secret agents' can make a speech app more intelligent
Inside Outsourcing, Posted 07 Aug 2015 - Fall 2015 Issue

Making Speech Recognition Accessible to All

Compliance with federal disability standards is both right and good business
Voice Value, Posted 07 Aug 2015 - Fall 2015 Issue

Car Interfaces Are in Desperate Need of Attention

Thinking like a tech company is the key to getting it right
Interact, Posted 08 May 2015 - Summer 2015 Issue