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RDA Group Signs New Contract with Message Technologies

RDA Group signed a new contract with Message Technologies
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2005

Speech in Space: International Space Station Blasts Off with Nuance Speech Recognition

Clarissa is the International Space Station's new speech-powered virtual assistant, and she helps astronauts check out space suits and analyze drinking water quality - all via voice.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2005

Northumbria Healthcare NHS Trust Selects Philips SpeechMagic

VIENNA, Austria - Northumbria Healthcare NHS Trust will be implementing SpeechMagic.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2005

PEIKER acustic Offers Voice-operated Systems and Joins Mercedes-Benz to Integrate Apple iPod®

FRIEDRICHSDORF - PEIKER acustic GmbH & Co. KG has turned its attention to the new technology of in-car speech recognition with the establishment of its skills center for speech-operated systems and vehicle bus connections in the Swabian town of Böblingen. Also, PEIKER acustic GmbH & Co. integrates KG Apple iPod® in Mercedes-Benz.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2005

gh's MathSpeak Finds Its "Voice" With Pittsburgh Speech Synthesis Company

Gh has chosen Cepstral to give its MathSpeak assistive software technology a synthetic voice.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2005

ScanSoft Delivers Solutions for VoIP

PEABODY, Mass. - ScanSoft, Inc. delivered a portfolio of solutions, services and technologies optimized for Voice-over-Internet Protocol (VoIP) that enable next-generation speech-based applications.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2005

The P&A Group Updates IVR System to iVoice IVR Release 3.0

MATAWAN, N.J. - The P&A Group has updated its IVR system to the iVoice IVR release 3.0, provided by iVoice's subsidiary iVoice Technology, Inc.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2005

VoiceObjects Announces Next Generation of its Voice Application Management System - VoiceObjects X5

COLOGNE, Germany and BOSTON - VoiceObjects released VoiceObjects X5, a VAMS that features a scalable server architecture.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2005

Audiopoint Launches Intelligent Alert System to Customers Including EarthLink

ROCKVILLE, Md. - Audiopoint launched 'Intelligent Alert' system, an upgraded version of its Voice Terminal 4.0 platform with its patent pending Notifier™ technology.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2005

Eicon Networks Enters into Agreement with Captaris

Eicon Networks has entered into an agreement with Captaris
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2005

iVoice Partners with Phonextra for Sales and Marketing of Speech Telephony Applications

MATAWAN, N.J. - Phonextra, Inc. will market and sell iVoice's suite of speech telephony applications.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2005

Gartner Reports That Loquendo Has Highest Worldwide Speech Market Growth Rate

TURIN, Italy - Gartner reported that the volume of Loquendo's worldwide port shipments increased by approximately 26.7 percent during the year 2004 in its latest market statistics report, "Speech Recognition Telephony Software: Worldwide, 2004 (Preliminary)."
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2005

Monaco Telecom Selects Voxpilot to Deliver VideoMail Service

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. - Monaco Telecom launched Voxpilot's VideoMail, a mobile video messaging solution.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2005

Jack Nicklaus Tees Up the Virtual Agents

LONDON - Viewers calling Polaris for a brochure will talk to a virtual agent allowing multiple customer calls to be taken with no queuing or engaged tones.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2005

Voxeo Launches VoIP Platform

SAN FRANCISCO - Voxeo Corporation launched its new line of communication servers at SpeechTEK West.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2005

Frost & Sullivan Recognizes Nortel Leadership in the IVR Market

PALO ALTO, Calif. - Frost & Sullivan's recent analysis, U.S. IVR Systems Market, selected Nortel as the recipient of the 2004 Market Leadership Award in recognition of maintaining the lead in the U.S. Interactive Voice Response (IVR) market.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2005

MetroPCS Selects BeVocal's Voice-automated Customer Care Application

SAN FRANCISCO - MetroPCS selected and deployed BeVocal's voice-automated Personal Identification Number (PIN) Reset application.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2005

Microsoft Developing Telematics Solution for Fiat Cars

From DMeurope.com - Microsoft's Automotive Business Unit is collaborating with technology firms Samsung, ScanSoft, Siemens, SiRF and Xilinx, and Italian car component maker Magneti Marelli to develop a telematics system that is to be integrated into every new Fiat car.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2005

Brooktrout and BRESSNER Team to Develop the European Voice and Speech Market

BRUSSELS, BELGIUM - Brooktrout Technology, Inc. teamed with BRESSNER Technology to provide developers of speech-enabled applications access to Brooktrout's range of voice and speech products and support in Germany, Switzerland, Austria, Czech Republic, Hungary and Poland (DACH region).
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2005

GM Voices Launches Voice Brand Audit Program

GM Voices launched its Voice Brand Audit Program.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2005

CARQUEST, Hobie Cat, and Husqvarna Select Angel.com for Store Locator Application

MCLEAN, Va. - CARQUEST, Hobie Cat Co., and Husqvarna deployed Angel.com's Voice Site, which provides callers with automated store location and product information based on zip code and/or product preference.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2005

Speech Technology Associates Releases Express CTI

WESTFORD, Mass. - Speech Technology Associates, Inc. (STA) will include Concentric Solutions Computer Telephony Integration software with each STA deployment of Nuance Voice Platform™.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2005

Enterprise Integration Group Introduces LumenVox's LV Speech Tuner in Training Classes

SAN RAMON, Calif. and SAN DIEGO, Calif. - Enterprise Integration Group, Inc. (EIG) introduced LumenVox's LV Speech Tuner into EIG's Speech Application: Planning, Voice User Interface Design, and Tuning courses.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2005

Carrius and LignUp Deliver Solution for Hosted VoIP Services

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. and RICHARDSON, Texas - Carrius Technologies, Inc. and LignUp Corporation partnered to provide a VoIP communications platform targeting business and residential customers.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2005

ScanSoft and Diebold to Provide Talking ATMs

From Computer Business Review Online - ScanSoft and automated teller machines manufacturer Diebold will work together to provide speech-enabled cash machines across the US.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2005

Carat Interactive Helps Introduce the New Face of ScanSoft

SAN FRANCISCO - Carat Interactive assisted ScanSoft with the redesign of their corporate Web site.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2005

Loquendo TTS Awarded Best Innovation in Multi-lingual Speech Synthesis

TURIN, Italy - Loquendo TTS (text-to-speech) engine was awarded the "Best Innovation in Multi-Lingual Speech Synthesis" prize at AVIOS-SpeechTEK West 2005, in San Francisco.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2005

ScanSoft Extends Worldwide Leadership in Speech Recognition Software According to Analyst Firm Preliminary Report

PEABODY, Mass. - Gartner, Inc. has named ScanSoft the worldwide speech software sales leader, based on port shipments in 2004
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2005

Fonix DECtalk Adds New Platforms and Languages

SALT LAKE CITY - Fonix Speech released version 4.6.3 of its Fonix DECtalk™ text-to-speech (TTS) technology.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2005