Speech Technology Magazine

Speech Technology Digest

MacSpeech Releases ScriptPak for TaxCut 2004

SALEM, N.H. - The ScriptPak includes over 40 commands that allow users to access the features of TaxCut 2004 with their voice when using MacSpeech's iListen program.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2005

Wayfinder, Tele Atlas and ScanSoft Team to Speech-Enable Personal Navigation on Mobile Devices

CANNES, France - ScanSoft, Inc., Tele Atlas, and Wayfinder announced a three-way partnership to deliver a speech-enabled personal navigation system accessible from a mobile device in a vehicle or on foot.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2005

Loquendo and Oration SA Sign VAR Agreement

TURIN, Italy and ATHENS, Greece - Loquendo announced that it has entered into an agreement with Oration SA.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2005

AudioCodes and Vail Systems Partner with Microsoft to SIP Enable Microsoft Speech Server 2004

SAN FRANCISCO and LOD, Israel - AudioCodes and Vail Systems offer SIP-enabled product bundles to enable Microsoft Speech Server 2004 deployments.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2005

bridgeSpeak Introduces bridgeSpeak Automotive Retail (AR) 1.1

MADISON HEIGHTS, Mich. - bridgeSpeak LLC announced the release of bridgeSpeak AR 1.1, a vertically integrated communication system for automotive dealerships.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2005

Avaya Expands DeveloperConnection Program to Include Systems Integrators, Service Providers and Customers

BASKING RIDGE, N.J. - Avaya Inc. announced it is expanding membership in its DeveloperConnection program for third-party developers in order to drive the creation of innovative business applications for Internet protocol telephony-based networks.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2005

Avaya Wins Second Consecutive "Best in Test" Award in IP PBX Competition

BASKING RIDGE, N.J. - Miercom announced that Avaya's Internet protocol (IP) telephony solutions have topped its IP PBX competition for the second time in a row.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2005

HTI Voice Solutions Appoints New President and CEO

MARLBOROUGH, Mass. - HTI Voice Solutions, Inc. announced that Peter B. Keenan has been appointed as the company's new president and CEO, succeeding Kenneth B. Brater, who recently retired as HTI's chief executive officer.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2005

LogicaCMG and Datria Partner to Bring Voice-Enabled Asset Management to Utility Field Operations

LogicaCMG has teamed with Datria to deliver voice-enabled field service applications to energy and utilities companies in North America.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2005

VIDA Software Releases Native C++ and Java Natural Interaction API's for Symbian OSTM

BARCELONA - Vida Software released Native C++ Natural Interaction API and the Java Natural Interaction API for Symbian OS™.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2005

Gold Systems Develops Microsoft Speech Server Application for Lockheed Martin Conference

Lockheed Martin's Information Technology Trends Conference (ITTC) selected Gold Systems to develop its speech-enabled application utilizing Microsoft Speech Server.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2005

Angel.Com Releases 'Virtual Call Center'

MCLEAN, Va. - Angel.com launched "Virtual Call Center," a new hosted call center management offering that combines the Angel.com's Interactive Voice Response (IVR) solutions with Web-based Automatic Call Distribution (ACD).
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2005

eLoyalty's Contact Center Service Line Gains Momentum

LAKE FOREST, Ill. - eLoyalty Corporation announced that its Contact Center Optimization Solutions (CCOS) Service Line gained momentum in the fourth quarter of 2004.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2005

British Telecom Chooses Persay's Speaker Verification Platform

LONDON - British Telecom (BT) has chosen Persay as its speaker verification supplier.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2005

Voice Web Solutions Releases Grammar Studio 1.0

SEATTLE - Voice Web Solutions released Grammar Studio™ 1.0, a WYSIWYG grammar editor.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2005

Muraspec Selects Telephonetics

Muraspec selects Telephonetics' ContactPortal® - a virtual operator that takes, makes, screens and transfers calls using speech recognition.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2005

Mobeon Teams with Sun to Drive Innovation and Open-Standards for IP Messaging Services

SANTA CLARA, Calif. and STOCKLHOLM, Sweden - Sun Microsystems, Inc. announced an agreement with Mobeon that will utilize Sun Java™ Enterprise System software and Solaris™ Operating System.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2005

BeVocal Launches "The ARC Approach"

BeVocal unveiled The ARC Approach, a voice solution delivery model.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2005

Loquendo Unveils New VoxNauta Platform Functionalities

TURIN, Italy - Loquendo releases a new development in the VoxNauta™ platform, which will provide systems integrators with more development freedom.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2005

BBN Technologies Introduces AVOKE Speech to Text

BBN Technologies released its AVOKE STX speech-to-text system, which converts audio into searchable content.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2005

Nuance and Angel.com Team to Deliver Voice Automation Solutions to Small to Mid-Sized Business

MENLO PARK, Calif. & McLEAN, Va. - Nuance forms a strategic relationship with Angel.com to bring voice automation solutions to the small to mid-size business (SMB) market.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2005

Vicorp Appoints VP of Marketing & Business Development

Vicorp Group has named Lee Cottle vice president of marketing and business development.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2005

VDOT Launches Statewide 511 System for Traffic and Travel Information

RICHMOND, Va. - The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) launched the 511 Virginia system.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2005

iVoice Delivers IVR Application Generator 3.0 with RDVE

MATAWAN, N.J. - iVoice, Inc. announced the release of its Interactive Voice Response (IVR) Application Generator 3.0 with an enhanced Rapid Development Visual Environment (RDVE).
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jan 2005

Sensory Launches Speech Recognition Technology for Embedded Applications

SANTA CLARA, Calif. - Sensory, Inc. released FluentChip™ technology for the RSC line of microcontrollers.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jan 2005

Asia Telecom Deploys MERA's Session Controller to Power Its International Calling Services

TORONTO - Asia Telecom has deployed MERA's MVTS Session Controller for delivery of international direct dialing services to customers in over 220 countries across the globe.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jan 2005

Women's Retailer Rings Up New Voice-Enabled Solution for Customer Gift Cards

Talbots created a new voice-enabled gift card balance application.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jan 2005

Telstra Launches Service Provider Solutions in the U.S. Market

NEW YORK - Telstra announced its new Service Provider Solutions offerings.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jan 2005

Samsung Telecommunications America Debuts Phones with Speech-to-Text Capabilities

LAS VEGAS - Samsung Telecommunications America (Samsung) introduced speech-to-text dictation on cell phones.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jan 2005