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Domino's Brings Pizza Ordering by Voice to Amazon Echo

Just in time for the Super Bowl, Domino's Pizza is letting customers use voice to order pizza deliveries via the Amazon Echo device.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 03 Feb 2016

AssistiveWare Adds Swedish to Its Children's TTS Voices

AssistiveWare has teamed with Acapela Group to create two children's text-to-speech voices in Swedish.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 02 Feb 2016

CSI Integrates Its Virtual Observer with Clarity Connect

The integration between CSI and Clarity Connect brings complete speech analytics and workforce optimization capabilities for contact centers using Skype for Business. (Featured on SmartCustomerService.com.)
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 02 Feb 2016

Omnitracs Launches Intelligent Vehicle Gateway

Omnitracs' newest telematics delivery system includes voice command functionality.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2016

Red Box Launches Quantify Recording Solution for Skype for Business

The solution also works with other unified communications software, such as Cisco Systems' Jabber.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2016

Intelligent Virtual Assistant Market to Reach $3.6 Billion by 2020

Allied Market Research foresees better than 35 percent growth per year for intelligent virtual assistants.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 28 Jan 2016

SmartAction Introduces Intelligent Voice Automation for SMBs

The initial rollout will allow SMBs to take payments and deliver appointment reminders over the phone. (Featured on SmartCustomerService.com.)
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 25 Jan 2016

Australian Tax Office Rolls Out Nuance Voice Biometrics

ATO becomes the first organization to offer multichannel voice biometrics authentication.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 21 Jan 2016

AT&T Digital Life Adds A Voice Assistant

The voice-enabled mobile phone app lets users control and ask questions of their home automation systems with voice commands.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 20 Jan 2016

Spotify Acquires Cord Project

Cord Project's team will be the foundation of a new group at Spotify to explore new ways to discover and listen to music.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 20 Jan 2016

NuEcho Releases NuBot 3.12 Testing Platform

NuBot 3.12 enables organizations to test their telephony infrastructures and contact centers from end to end.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 19 Jan 2016

VocalZoom Partners with iFLYTEK to Improve Speech Performance

VocalZoom's optical sensors are being used with iFLYTEK's Voice Cloud.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 19 Jan 2016

AISpeech Eyes International Expansion

The Chinese speech startup plans to use new financing to enter international markets.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 19 Jan 2016

VoiceBase Launches Predictive Analytics for Spoken Interactions

Automatic call scoring is based on machine learning and predictive analytics technologies.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 19 Jan 2016

Winscribe Releases Winscribe Text 8.1

Winscribe enables mobile working and improved clinical documentation efficiency with the release of Winscribe Text version 8.1 and Winscribe Text for Apple iOS devices.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 18 Jan 2016

NeoSpeech Teams with Skully for TTS in a Motorcycle Helmet

NeoSpeech Text-to-Speech enables the helmet to communicate with the rider in real time.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 15 Jan 2016

TELUS Studios Turns to Nexidia Dialogue Search

TELUS' internal production studios deploy Nexidia Dialogu Search in its global video production operations.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 12 Jan 2016

LumenVox Releases Version 14.1.100

Highlights of the release include a new interface and WebAPI and more language support.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 11 Jan 2016

NoteSwift Releases Version 3.0

NoteSwift 3.0 makes entering patient notes in Allscripts Professional EHR 40 percent faster.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 11 Jan 2016

OnMobile Sells Telisma to Voicebox

Speech no longer fits with OnMobile's business strategy, executives said.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 08 Jan 2016

Conexant Releases New Voice Control Processors

The CX20924 and CX20926 systems both feature far-field pick-up and low-power consumption for voice-enabled devices.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 06 Jan 2016

Nuance Introduces Dragon Drive Automotive Assistant

Dragon Drive Automotive Assistant enables personalized, intelligent, and proactive driving experiences.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 06 Jan 2016

Vivint Integrates with Amazon Echo for Voice Control of Smart Homes

Vivint customers can use their voices to control door locks, thermostat, lights, cameras, garage doors, and more
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 06 Jan 2016

SoundHound Partners with NVIDIA to Bring Natural Language Understanding to Cars

NVIDIA Drive and SoundHound's Houndify platform will enable large vocabulary speech recognition without a cloud connection.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 06 Jan 2016

Nuance Provides Voice Interface for Samsung Refrigerators

Nuance's technology lets consumers speak to Samsung's Family Hub Refrigerator to access recipes, create shopping lists, and more
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 06 Jan 2016

Volvo Partners with Microsoft on Vehicle Voice Control

A new partnership brings together Microsoft's Band2 smart watches with Volvo on Call in-car telematiocs.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 05 Jan 2016

DSP Concepts Enhances Audio Weaver to Support Cadence Tensilica HiFi DSPs

DSP's Audio Weaver development environment has been optimized for Cadence's Tensilica HiFi Audiuo/Voice processors.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 05 Jan 2016

Ford Exploring SYNC Integration with Amazon Echo and Wink

Ford is developing ways to pair millions of SYNC-equipped vehicles globally with home automation devices or smart home products.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 05 Jan 2016

Nuance Dragon Drive Deployed in BMW 7-Series Cars

BMW has integrated Nuance's hybrid voice and natural language technologies to allow drivers to access in-car infotainment.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 05 Jan 2016