Speech Technology Magazine

FYI

Nuance Under Antitrust Investigation

The U.S. Justice Department has confirmed that it is looking into Nuance's acquisition of Philips Speech Recognition.
FYI, Posted 27 Aug 2009

Overheard/Underheard

Under-the-radar speech news.
FYI, Posted 14 Jul 2009

IVR Market Expected to Continue Growing Through 2011

While IVR and voice portals have a bright future, VoIP sees a slowdown.
FYI, Posted 14 Jul 2009

Avaya Takes a Fresh Look at the Midmarket

Industry pundits say the latest initiatives will help the company play catch-up.
FYI, Posted 14 Jul 2009

Mobile Speech Set to Grow During the Next Five Years

Datamonitor predicts a positive outlook for speech in the mobile space.
FYI, Posted 14 Jul 2009

Swine Flu Outbreak Increases Schools' Use of Speech

Schools across the country have turned to voice broadcasting to reassure parents and address concerns.
FYI, Posted 14 Jul 2009

What's in a Name?

Kindle takes on the president, with not-so-good results.
FYI, Posted 01 Jun 2009

Overheard/Underheard

Under-the-radar speech industry news
FYI, Posted 01 Jun 2009

Trendspotting

Is the Promise of Outbound IVR All Talk?
FYI, Posted 01 Jun 2009

AT&T Launches Multitenant Hosting on Call Center Technologies

The company offers business customers a virtual call center.
FYI, Posted 01 Jun 2009

Tellme Pushes One-Button Voice Access to Mobile Communications

Voice features will be a big part of Microsoft Windows Mobile 6.5 phones.
FYI, Posted 01 Jun 2009

Tellme Upgrades Are in the Clouds and Beyond

The Microsoft subsidiary updates its voice platform as it nears the two-year anniversary of its acquisition.
FYI, Posted 01 Jun 2009

Overheard/Underheard

Under-the-radar speech news
FYI, Posted 01 May 2009

CosmoCom Launches Six Products in One Month

The company upgrades its IP unified communications suite with a host of new offerings, including a smartphone.
FYI, Posted 01 May 2009

Emerging Analytics Tools Could Cut Costs by 10 Percent

Customer experience analytics are expected to make a big splash in the next three years, DMG predicts.
FYI, Posted 01 May 2009

Visual Voicemail Captures Consumer Interest

Most people would prefer to receive voicemail displayed in an email-like inbox, a survey finds.
FYI, Posted 01 May 2009

Google Moves on Voicemail-to-Text Market

The release of Google Voice brings the search engine giant into the telephony space.
FYI, Posted 01 May 2009

Market Spotlight: Insurance

Voice 'Insures' Greater Efficiency: Speech solutions move to help the industry overcome its dependence on paper.
FYI, Posted 02 Apr 2009

Overheard/Underheard

Under-the-radar speech news
FYI, Posted 02 Apr 2009

Kindle 2's TTS Flare-Up Quickly Extinguished

Amazon will let authors and publishers decide whether text-to-speech will be available for their specific titles.
FYI, Posted 02 Apr 2009

Yahoo Looks to Mobile to Increase Its Share of Searches

The search engine provider hints at a move to mobile search.
FYI, Posted 02 Apr 2009

Voice Search Will Challenge Contact Centers

More viable mobile Web services will likely lead to an increase in contact center traffic, Voice Search 2009 panelists predict.
FYI, Posted 02 Apr 2009

Dictaphone Turns 100

Nuance Communications marks the centennial of its leading dictation brand.
FYI, Posted 22 Dec 2008

Voxeo Acquires VoiceObjects

Voice platform provider expands solutions for enterprise and mobile carriers and extends its European footprint
FYI, Posted 09 Dec 2008

Overheard/Underheard

Under-the-radar speech news
FYI, Posted 06 Feb 2009

AAA Suggests No Safety Benefit in Hands-Free

An Auto Club study shows hands-free devices are just as dangerous as handsets.
FYI, Posted 06 Feb 2009

2009: A Nail in the Road for Automotive Speech?

The rough economy could place in-car system sales in jeopardy.
FYI, Posted 06 Feb 2009

Market Spotlight: Telecommunications

Hold the phone! Economic strain and increasing competition force telcos to seek revenue-generation over technology upgrades.
FYI, Posted 06 Feb 2009

Gartner Names Contact Center Leaders

Alcatel-Lucent, Aspect, Avaya, Cisco, Genesys, Interactive Intelligence, and Nortel comprise the Leaders Quadrant.
FYI, Posted 06 Feb 2009