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Overheard/Underheard

Under-the-radar speech news
FYI, Posted 29 Aug 2017

Market Spotlight—Consumer Electronics: Apple Brings Siri Home

Apple gave its biggest fans the first glimpse of its HomePod system
FYI, Posted 29 Aug 2017

Marketers Are Unprepared for Voice Search

Voice search is becoming more popular, but too many marketers aren't considering it
FYI, Posted 29 Aug 2017

Voice Biometrics Needs to Adapt

Accuracy has been a top-of-mind concern
FYI, Posted 29 Aug 2017

Overheard Underheard

Under-the-radar speech news
FYI, Posted 24 Apr 2017

Market Spotlight: Opportunities Abound for Speech in Factories

While the trend of U.S. manufacturing in the past half-century has not been encouraging, the sector is now experiencing a bump. This signals an opportunity for vendors supplying speech technology to the manufacturing industry.
FYI, Posted 24 Apr 2017

Microsoft Advances Speech APIs

Custom Speech Service and the Bing Speech API are now generally available
FYI, Posted 24 Apr 2017

Speech Recognition Nears Human Accuracy

IBM's Switchboard speech recognition system achieves a new industry record error rate of just 5.5 percent, near the 5.1 percent error rate of humans
FYI, Posted 24 Apr 2017

Market Spotlight: Advertising Has More Draw When Speech Is Included

Voice technologies are hard at work ensuring advertisers that their messages are getting out
FYI, Posted 17 Feb 2017

Biometrics Help Virtual Assistants Help Customers Faster

Speech vendors are adding voice biometrics to their intelligent assistants, a clear indication the technology is starting to make great strides
FYI, Posted 17 Feb 2017

OVERHEARD UNDERHEARD

Under-the-radar speech news
FYI, Posted 17 Feb 2017

IBM Eyes Speech to Spot Mental Maladies

IBM Research predicts that in five years, patterns in speech and writing analyzed by cognitive systems will provide clinicians tell-tale signs of early-stage mental and neurological conditions
FYI, Posted 17 Feb 2017

Overheard/Underheard: Kenmore Unveils the Alfie App

The voice-controlled intelligent shopper can help you find the right product at the best price
FYI, Posted 10 Nov 2016

Market Spotlight: Speech Technology Eases the Pain of Electronic Healthcare Records

Healthcare organizations today are being pulled in many directions as they try to provide higher quality care while at the same time reducing costs and maintaining regulatory compliance.
FYI, Posted 10 Nov 2016

Nuance Adds Deep Learning to Dragon

Nuance Communications has begun leveraging its work with Nuance Deep Learning technology in the latest version of its suite of Dragon professional productivity solutions for PCs and Macs.
FYI, Posted 10 Nov 2016

Digital Assistants to Bring in $623 Billion by 2020

Digital assistants are expected to generate $7.9 billion in revenue this year, but that amount is expected to balloon to $623 billion by 2020, says an industry expert
FYI, Posted 10 Nov 2016

NICE Acquires inContact

FYI, Posted 01 Aug 2016