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Wizzard Software Announces Addition of MRCP Version 2 Support to AT&T Natural Voices

PITTSBURGH — Media Resource Control Protocol (MRCP) Version 2 support will soon be available for AT&T Natural Voices.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 09 Aug 2006

Genesys Featured in Datamonitor Speech Recognition Report

SAN FRANCISCO - The white paper, entitled, "An Introductory Guide to Speech Recognition Solutions," contains data on speech solution components, market overviews and Datamonitor's strategic recommendations for buyers.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 09 Aug 2006

Acapela Introduces Two New Voices in Mexican Spanish and French Canadian

The new voices will be available in Q4, 2006 (Mexican Spanish) and Q1, 2007 (French Canadian). Acapela Group will be present at SpeechTEK this year.>
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 09 Aug 2006

Novauris and ETRI Enter Three-Year Collaborative Program for Speech Recognition Technology

Novauris Technologies and the Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute (ETRI) entered a long-term collaborative research agreement to develop and commercialize speech recognition technology for vehicle informatics systems and for spoken control of domestic robots.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 09 Aug 2006

Novauris and Pentax-NeoSpeech Partner

CHELTENHAM, England and MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. - Novauris Technologies and Pentax-NeoSpeech entered a strategic partnership in North America to promote each other's products and offer joint solutions that include Novauris's NovaSearch™ ASR and Pentax-NeoSpeech's VoiceText™ TTS.>
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 09 Aug 2006

MacSpeech Releases ScriptPak for iMovie HD 6

SALEM, N.H. - MacSpeech released a new ScriptPak for iMovie HD 6.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 09 Aug 2006

SpeechStudio Launches DonationLine and Reseller Initiative

LEICESTER, England - SpeechStudio launched DonationLine, an automated process for collecting telephone donations. SpeechStudio also launched a reseller initiative aimed at companies within the telecoms market.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 09 Aug 2006

GM Voices Introduces EXP Vocabularies

GM Voices released its set of reusable recorded voice prompts to be utilized in the development of speech recognition and DTMF applications.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 09 Aug 2006

Eicon Networks Partners With Newfound Communications

PLANO, Texas — Newfound Communications, Inc. joined Eicon's Technology Partner Program. 
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 09 Aug 2006

Apptec Teams with VEC Electronics to Create Line of Recording Accessories

Apptec has teamed with VEC Electronics to create recording accessories.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 09 Aug 2006

Loquendo Releases New Feature Set for ASR

TURIN, Italy - Loquendo released a set of new ASR features that enable integrators to design speech applications that are adjustable in terms of vocabulary size and interaction flexibility.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 09 Aug 2006

Avaya Promotes Executives

BASKING RIDGE, N.J. - Avaya Inc. Board of Directors appointed Louis J. D'Ambrosio to president and chief executive officer and Michael Thurk, Avaya's senior vice president and president, global communications solutions, as chief operating officer.>
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 09 Aug 2006

Nortel Appoints Darryl Edwards as EMEA President

TORONTO - Nortel appointed Darryl Edwards as president of Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) region.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 09 Aug 2006

W3C to Expand Internationalization in Speech Synthesis Markup Language

The W3C released the results of the second Workshop on Speech Synthesis Markup Language.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 09 Aug 2006

MTI Releases Its "P.H.A.T. Phone Stats"

ATLANTA — Message Technologies, Inc. (MTI) released its "P.H.A.T. (Platforms, Hosting, Applications and Telephony) Phone Stats."
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 09 Aug 2006

Aculab Releases New Version of Prosody S

MILTON KEYNES, U.K. - Aculab released software version 2.1 for Prosody S, its host media processing software. Aculab will be exhibiting on booth 409 at SpeechTEK 2006.>
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 08 Aug 2006

Build What They Want - Success Stories in the Automotive Market

Attendees are invited to meet SVOX CEO Volker Jantzen after his talk "Success Stories in the Automotive Market" at SpeechTEK 2006 Conference Session - Consumer Electronics & MM: In-Car Computing in New York City on August 8, 2006 at 2:00 p.m.>
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 08 Aug 2006

Empirix Launches Managed Service That Evaluates Speech Applications for Contact Centers

NEW YORK - Empirix launched a managed testing service that evaluates the performance of speech applications used by contact centers.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 08 Aug 2006

Loquendo Releases Loquendo TTS Multimedia Package and Voice Creator

TURIN, Italy - Loquendo released Loquendo TTS in four packages: Loquendo TTS Multimedia, Loquendo TTS Multimedia Compact, Loquendo TTS Telephony and Loquendo TTS Embedded.>
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 08 Aug 2006

GM Voices Unveils "Voice Branding in America" as an Audio Book

ATLANTA - GM Voices, Inc. unveiled "Voice Branding in America" written and read by CEO Marcus Graham, in MP3 format and on CDROM.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 08 Aug 2006

Parlance Selects VoIP Gateway Software from Paraxip for Connectivity of Its Speech System

Parlance selected Paraxip Technologies as its supplier of media gateway software for its ConnectorVi architecture.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 08 Aug 2006

Inference Partners with DemandVoice

Inference Communications will partner with US hosting provider, DemandVoice to offer their tools to the US and global markets.>
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 08 Aug 2006

pulse Partners With Solvware to Introduce Speech-enabled Solution

pulse and Solvware entered into a partnership to provide speech-enabled solutions for accessing Microsoft Office Outlook 2000 and up based on the Microsoft Speech Server 2004 R2 platform. >
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 08 Aug 2006

Aculab to Release Prosody X CompactPCI to General Availability

MILTON KEYNES, U.K. - Aculab plans to release the Prosody X CompactPCI (cPCI) card to general availability, following recent evaluation trials.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 08 Aug 2006

Angel.com Selects Newfound to Power Ad-hoc Call Recording for the Angel Call Analyzer

NEW YORK - Angel.com selected the Newfound Communications, Inc. IP Call Recorder product for the Angel.com's Call Analyzer feature.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 08 Aug 2006

Envox Worldwide Introduces Envox CT Connect Gateway for Cisco CallManager

WESTBOROUGH, Mass. — Envox Worldwide released Envox CT Connect Gateway for Cisco CallManager, an extension to the Envox CT Connect product line.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 08 Aug 2006

Intervoice and Datria Deliver New Automated Field Service Operations Solution

NEW YORK — Intervoice, Inc. released a new field service automation practice based on speech technology from Intervoice Global Services.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 08 Aug 2006

MTI Releases Its "Top Five Ways to Keep Your Company Name Off Paul English's IVR Cheat Sheet"

ATLANTA — Message Technologies, Inc. (MTI) released its "Top Five Ways to Keep Your Company Name Off Paul English's IVR Cheat Sheet."
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 08 Aug 2006

General Voice Receives Patent Grant

General Voice was granted patent Number 704719 from the US Patent and Trademark office.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 08 Aug 2006