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Viecore Promotes Thomas Brown to Chief Operating Officer

Viecore promoted Thomas F. Brown IV to chief operating officer.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 13 Jun 2006

Cisco Systems to Acquire Metreos and Audium

Cisco Systems entered a definitive agreement to acquire the privately-held companies Metreos Corp of Austin, Texas, and Audium Corp of New York in two separate deals.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 13 Jun 2006

American Business Awards Names Aspect's EnsemblePro 6.0 as Finalist for Best New Product

Aspect Software's Aspect EnsemblePro 6.0 has been named a finalist in The 2006 American Business Awards in the computer software category for Best New Product.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 13 Jun 2006

Rotary Lift Selects Pronexus veoMobile to Speech-enable Service Management

OTTAWA - Rotary Lift, a subsidiary of the Dover Corporation, is deploying Pronexus' veoMobile for their network of over 300 Rotary Authorized Installers (RAI).
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 13 Jun 2006

iVoice to Enter Alternative Energy Sector

MATAWAN, N.J. - iVoice, Inc. board of directors authorized the management of the company to pursue a corporate strategy of seeking and acquiring technologies in the alternative energy sector.>

Speech Technology Digest, Posted 13 Jun 2006

Spain's Castilla-La Mancha Healthcare Service to Implement Philips SpeechMagic

>VIENNA, Austria - Spain's Castilla-La Mancha regional healthcare service (SESCAM) selected Royal Philips Electronics' SpeechMagic to be implemented by Spanish IT provider Indra in all radiology departments.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 13 Jun 2006

Intervoice Receives U.S. Patents for Call Center Technology

DALLAS — The United States Patent and Trademark Office issued four patents to Intervoice, Inc. over the past 18 months for technology designed to provide enterprises with enhanced call center technology.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 06 Jun 2006

NMS Communications Releases Vision VoiceXML Server

CHICAGO — NMS Communications released the newest member of its Vision family of media servers, the Vision VoiceXML Server.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 06 Jun 2006

Loquendo Presents Zosia, the New Female Polish Voice

- Loquendo unveiled Zosia, the new female Polish voice, heralding the launch of a new language for Loquendo TTS. >
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 06 Jun 2006

Cantata Technology Appoints Paul F. Brauneis to Chief Financial Officer

NEEDHAM, Mass. - Cantata TechnologyTM appointed Paul F. Brauneis to the position of executive vice president -- finance and administration, chief financial officer, and treasurer.  
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 06 Jun 2006

Phillip Hunter Joins Tell-Eureka to Lead User Experience Initiatives

NEW YORK, NY - Tell-Eureka named voice interaction designer Phillip Hunter as director of user experience. 
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 06 Jun 2006

Genesys Completes Acquisition of VoiceGenie and Begins Partner Integration

- Genesys Telecommunications Laboratories, Inc. completed its acquisition of VoiceGenie and began integrating partners and customers.>
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 06 Jun 2006

EchoStar Selects Intervoice to Enhance Customer Service for Subscribers

DALLAS - EchoStar Communications Corporation, a U.S. provider of advanced digital television services, will be using the Intervoice Voice Automation Platform to enhance customer self service to its more than 12 million subscribers.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 06 Jun 2006

NCT Develops Technology to Enhance Speech Recognition

>NCT released the latest version of its Voice Recognition Enhancement software (VRE).>
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 30 May 2006

Angel.com Uses the Salesforce.com AppExchange to Launch SupportFone

SAN FRANCISCO - Angel.com and salesforce.com released SupportFone for salesforce.com's AppExchange.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 30 May 2006

Loquendo Releases Embedded ASR 7 on Pocket PC 2003 and Windows CE.NET 4.2

TURIN, Italy - Loquendo released Loquendo ASR 7.0 for PDAs and boards running Pocket PC 2003 and Windows CE.NET 4.2.>
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 30 May 2006

Holly Connects Releases Multi-Tenancy IVR Features

SYDNEY, Australia - Holly Connects released the company's third generation of multi-tenancy features in the Holly Voice Platform.>
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 30 May 2006

Multi-Vision Communications Appoints New Company President

TORONTO, Canada - Multi-Vision Communications Inc. appointed Todd L. Rutherford to company president.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 30 May 2006

iMakeNews Appoints Jo Ellen Collins as Marketing VP

iMakeNews, an e-communications service provider, appointed Jo Ellen Collins as vice president of marketing.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 30 May 2006

Loquendo Appoints New CEO and Managing Director

Loquendo appointed a new chief executive officer, Marcello Giuseppe Caruti Antonelli.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 30 May 2006

Cox Newspapers to Implement VoicePort Solution in Palm Beach

Cox Newspapers has selected the CircPort speech application to field circulation phone calls to the Palm Beach Post and the Palm Beach Daily News.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 30 May 2006

bridgeSpeak Wins Microsoft Speech Server Partner Spotlight Award

bridgeSpeak was the recipient of the Microsoft Speech Server Partner Spotlight Award for 'Best Line of Business Solution.'
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 30 May 2006

Persay Releases Biometric Speaker Verification for Genesys Contact Centers

Persay presented transparent speaker verification for Genesys Contact Centers that enables multi-factor security. Persay also integrated VocalPassword with Genesys Voice Platform (GVP).
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 22 May 2006

VoiceIt Technologies to Release Voice-enabled Applications for Windows Mobile 5.0 Platform

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. - VoiceIt Technologies, LLC unveiled its new suite of Powered by VoiceIt enabled applications for smartphones using the Microsoft Windows Mobile 5.0 operating system due for release by July of 2006.>
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 22 May 2006

Nuance Communications Launches Open Call Steering Call Routing Solution

BURLINGTON, Mass. - Nuance Communications, Inc. launched Open Call Steering, a packaged call routing solution that provides speech-based call routing.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 22 May 2006

Genesys and Microsoft Partner

SAN FRANCISCO - Genesys Telecommunications Laboratories, Inc., an Alcatel company, is teaming with Microsoft to deliver vertical solutions for the health care industry.>
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 22 May 2006

TuVox Expands Its Hosted Speech Application Offering

CUPERTINO, Calif. - TuVox is expanding its speech application hosting capabilities beyond North America into Europe and APAC
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 22 May 2006

Witness Systems Releases Next Generation of 360 Workforce Optimization Software

Witness Systems expanded integrations and new functionality to its Impact 360 Workforce Optimization solution.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 22 May 2006

InfoLogix and Voxware Enter Global Value-added Reseller Agreement

HATBORO, Pa. and LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J. - InfoLogix will integrate voice capabilities into their mobile enterprise platform utilizing Voxware's VoiceLogistics ProTM software development toolkit and VoxBrowserTM client software.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 22 May 2006