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TeliaSonera Deploys Call Steering from Nuance

BURLINGTON, Mass. - TeliaSonera signed a deal with Nuance Communications, Inc. to deliver call steering services to callers in the Nordics.

Speech Technology Digest, Posted 28 Nov 2006

Gila Selects Software from Interactive Intelligence

Gila replaced its previous system with contact center automation software from Interactive Intelligence
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 28 Nov 2006

Palm Treo 680 and Other Treo Smartphones in the U.S. Use TeleNav Wireless GPS Navigation Service

SANTA CLARA, Calif. - Palm, Inc. selected TeleNav GPS Navigator for its Palm Treo 680 smartphone along with the other Treo smartphones currently available from Palm in the U.S.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 28 Nov 2006

IBM and Linguatec Release New Version of Voice Pro 11

IBM and Linguatec have further developed ViaVoice technology with the release of Voice Pro 11.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 28 Nov 2006

Intervoice Releases Packaged Voice Banking Application

LAS VEGAS - Intervoice, Inc. released its next-generation, voice banking application with both speech and touchtone options.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 14 Nov 2006

Genesys Partners with MicroAutomation

MANASSAS, Va. - MicroAutomation formed a partnership with Genesys Telecommunications Laboratories.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 14 Nov 2006

Brainshark Releases Brainshark Communications Platform

WALTHAM, Mass. - Brainshark, Inc. released the Brainshark Communications Platform.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 14 Nov 2006

Diaphonics Releases Text-Independent Voice Biometrics Engine

HALIFAX, Canada - Diaphonics released VoiceSentry TI, a text-independent voice biometrics engine.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 14 Nov 2006

Vangard Voice Systems and Nuance Communications Partner

RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, Calif. - Vangard Voice Systems, Inc, and Nuance Communications entered an OEM agreement that offers enterprises an integrated approach to speech-enabling business and mobile applications.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 14 Nov 2006

iReminder Releases Compliance for Life

WESTFIELD, N.J. - iReminder, LLC launched Compliance for Life, a Web- and phone-based medication reminder system.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 14 Nov 2006

AIT Develops Biometrics System

Advanced Internet Technologies developed a biometrics access control system using an automated method of recognizing a person based on a physiological or behavioral characteristic.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 14 Nov 2006

Silent Communication Releases TalkinSilent

Silent Communication Ltd released TalkinSilent, an application that enables you to answer the phone and respond to the caller by selecting and playing preset responses one at a time.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 14 Nov 2006

MacSpeech Releases ScriptPak for iTunes 7

SALEM, N.H. - MacSpeech released a new ScriptPak for iTunes 7.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 14 Nov 2006

ntl Telewest Selects Convergys Billing and Customer Care Solution

CINCINNATI & LONDON — ntl Telewest signed a licensing agreement for Convergys Corporation's ICOMS customer care and billing solution.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 14 Nov 2006

Aspect Software Receives Honors for Its Unified Products

Frost & Sullivan, a global growth consulting company, presented Aspect Software with the 2006 North American Contact Center Suites Customer Value Enhancement Award.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 14 Nov 2006

SER Receives Two U.S. Patents for Innovation in Audio Data Monitoring and Mining

DULLES, Va. - SER Solutions, Inc. received two U.S. patents for methods and apparatus using speech recognition technology.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 14 Nov 2006

Pioneer Selects IBM Embedded Speech Technology

ARMONK, N.Y. and BONN, Germany - Pioneer Electronics (USA) Inc. and Pioneer Europe, Inc. chose IBM Embedded ViaVoice software to speech-enable the companies' AVIC-Z1 and AVIC-HD1BT aftermarket navigation systems that delivers information and entertainment to drivers.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 14 Nov 2006

Lighthouse for the Blind Selects Intermec Mobile Devices and Genesta's SyVox

ST. LOUIS - Lighthouse for the Blind implemented warehouse management and speech recognition technology from Intermec Inc. and Genesta.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 14 Nov 2006

LumenVox To Provide Speech Recognition for Fonality's trixbox Application Platform

LOS ANGELES and SAN DIEGO - The LumenVox Speech Engine has been integrated into trixbox, Fonality's open source Asterisk-based telephony and application platform. 
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 07 Nov 2006

Fonix Releases VoiceIn Phonetic Edition

SALT LAKE CITY - Fonix Speech, Inc. released VoiceIn 4.1 Phonetic Edition (PE), a new Fonix technology for videogame developers and animators.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 07 Nov 2006

Aspect Software Launches New Version of Web Powered Agent 10.1

WESTFORD, Mass. - Aspect Software, Inc. released Web Powered Agent 10.1, an agent desktop for Aspect Spectrum ACD, an inbound solution that includes queuing, routing, reporting, and modeling capabilities.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 07 Nov 2006

The Asher Group Partners with Wizzard Software

PITTSBURGH —The Asher Group chose Wizzard Software to provide AT&T Natural Voices Server Edition for two of its commercial telephony systems.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 07 Nov 2006

Nuance Communications Releases New Suite of Speech-Enabled Enterprise Applications

BURLINGTON, Mass. - Nuance Communications, Inc. launched SpeechAttendant Large Enterprise Edition (SA-LEE), an integrated product suite that combines auto attendant and directory services with enhanced applications.

Speech Technology Digest, Posted 07 Nov 2006

SER Solutions Appoints Chris Moritz as President and CEO

DULLES, Va. - SER Solutions, Inc. appointed Chris Moritz to the position of president and chief executive officer.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 07 Nov 2006

Coopervision Selects Altitude Voice Portal and Loquendo

MADRID, Spain, and TURIN, Italy - The Coopervision Spain Contact Center implemented a self service solution from Altitude Software, an independent contact center solutions vendor, and Loquendo, provider of speech technology.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 07 Nov 2006

Midcontinent Communications Extends Billing and Customer Care Contract with Convergys

CINCINNATI & SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - Midcontinent Communications extended its contract for ICOMS for 5 years.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 07 Nov 2006

866-OUR-VOTE Hotline Allows Voters Nationwide to Report Problems and Receive Help

MCLEAN, Va. - 866-OUR-VOTE, a toll-free hotline for citizens to report problems and receive help on Election Day, selected Angel.com's, a division of MicroStrategy Incorporated (NASDAQ: MSTR), technology.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 07 Nov 2006

San Jose Police Department Selects New Intermec CN3 Rugged Mobile Computers for Patrol Officers

With integrated GPS and with a Bluetooth headset, the CN3 enables onscreen and hands-free turn-by-turn voice navigation.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 07 Nov 2006

NCT Licenses VOIP Echo Cancellation Technology to LibreStream

NCT licensed their ClearSpeech voice technology to Canadian company LibreStream Technologies, Inc.>
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 31 Oct 2006