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Winter 2018 Issue: Features

2018 State of the Speech Technology Industry Introduction

Thanks to the rise of artificial intelligence, machine learning, and deep neural networks, speech technology is more sophisticated and has more wide-ranging uses than ever before.
Posted 05 Feb 2018 / Winter 2018 Issue

Assistive Technologies: Helping The Disabled Join The Technological Revolution

Text-to-speech and automatic speech recognition technologies can help those with vision or hearing loss.
Posted 12 Feb 2018 / Winter 2018 Issue - by

Speech Engines: Improving Accuracy and Finding New Uses

Improvements in speech engines continue as suppliers use more processing power and more sophisticated software to enhance system performance.
Posted 05 Feb 2018 / Winter 2018 Issue - by

Winter 2018 Issue: FYI

Amazon Launches Alexa for Business

AWS has created a business-specific version of its voice-enabled virtual assistant.
Posted 07 Feb 2018 / Winter 2018 Issue - by

Jibo is Finally Ready to Roll

After a number of delays that slowed production by more than a year, Jibo has finally begun shipping its eponymous interactive, voice-enabled family robot.
Posted 14 Feb 2018 / Winter 2018 Issue - by

Market Spotlight: Government

In all of these sectors of government, the technology gap is massive, largely because of a lack of funding, knowledge, or a desire for change.
Posted 19 Feb 2018 / Winter 2018 Issue - by

Winter 2018 Issue: Editor's Letter

The Future Is Full of Possibilities

As we've done now for the past few years, Speech Technology magazine is again dedicating its first issue of the new year to a preview of what's to come in our small corner of the world. We've highlighted the six technology areas where we see the most impact: speech engine, speech analytics, voice biometrics, virtual assistants, speech developer platforms, and assistive technologies.
Posted 09 Feb 2018 / Winter 2018 Issue - by

Winter 2018 Issue: A View from AVIOS

Speech Professionals Should Think Big but Meet Local

Local meet-ups foster much-needed community and connections.
Posted 30 Jan 2018 / Winter 2018 Issue - by

Winter 2018 Issue: Voice Value

The Voice Option in Customer Service Must Not Be the Only One

Sometimes keypads are necessary. They cannot be taken out of the service equation.
Posted 21 Feb 2018 / Winter 2018 Issue - by