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Knowles Acoustics Expands SMD Product Line - Releases "Zero-Height" SMD Microphone

ITASCA, Ill. - Knowles Acoustics releases the "Zero-Height" SiSonic° silicon microphone, based on semiconductor technology, for general commercial purchase.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2004

Sensory's RSC-4x Voice IC's Now Support Asian and European Languages

Sensory increases the language abilities of speech recognition chips with support from its RSC-4X line.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2004

American Savings Bank Deployed Speech-enabled Banking Application from Intervoice

DALLAS, Tex. - American Savings Bank deployed speech-enabled banking application from Intervoice to provide customers with additional self-service options.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2004

TuVox Sees Market Embracing Enterprise Speech Software

LOS ALTOS, Calif. - TuVox announced its fifth consecutive quarter of record sales and customer growth.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2004

BCE Elix Wins Two Awards for Most Innovative Web-Based Voice Technology Solution

MONTREAL, Que. - BCE Elix received two awards for its 'Talk to Santa' project at the RMA's Flèche d'or Gala.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2004

Edify introduces Edify Voice Interaction Platform (EVIP) 9.0.

EVIP 9.0 Allows New Speech Applications to Benefit from VoIP Infrastructures and an Open and Extensible Architecture
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2004

VoiceSignal's Latest Speech Recognition Software Ships on the Sendo X Multimedia Smartphone

WOBURN, Mass. - VoiceSignal has begun shipping the latest speaker-independent speech recognition solution on the Sendo X multimedia smartphone.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2004

Convergys Expands E-Learning Services with Customer Training For-Profit Solution

Convergys introduced its Customer Training For-Profit Solution, which is a suite of learning services designed for organizations that provide training services to clients on the intricacies and "how to's" of the organization's products and services. Speech technology services are available with the suite, but are not included.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2004

B.J. Rone Joins the Alliance Team as EVP and CFO

B.J. Rone appointed executive vice president and chief financial officer at Alliance.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2004

Misys Healthcare Systems Selects ScanSoft Dragon NaturallySpeaking 7 Medical

Misys Healthcare Systems selected ScanSoft Dragon NaturallySpeaking 7 Medical for its CoPathPlus and joined the ScanSoft Healthcare Partner Program.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2004

Motorola Signs New Licensing Agreement to Integrate Acoustic Technologies' SoundClearO Software

MESA, Ariz. - Motorola to incorporate SoundClear software in select 3G mobile handsets.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2004

IMS Releases T IMS CharacterGenerator StudioTM MX Product for Macromedia Director MX and MX 2004

Interactive Multimedia Solutions announced the availability of version 2.1 the IMS CharacterGenerator StudioTM MX animation tool-Xtra product.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2004

Samsung Selects VoiceSignal's Voice Recognition for Its MM-A700 Wireless Phone

Samsung selects VoiceSignal's one-step voice commands to allow users to operate cell phones with a single utterance.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2004

ScanSoft Ships Dragon NaturallySpeaking SDK Server Edition

PEABODY, Mass. - Server-based toolkit incorporates speech recognition into existing clinical documentation systems.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2004

GN Netcom Introduced Incoming Digital Noise Reduction

NASHUA, N.H. - GN Netcom announced the availability of their digital headset amplifier, the GN 8210.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2004

Siemens VDO Selects Acoustic Technologies' SoundClear* Full-Duplex Software for Bluetooth Car Kits

MESA, Ariz. - Siemens VDO Trading GmbH announced that it will use Acoustic Technologies' SoundClear* ATS5500 software in its VDO Dayton CIX 3000 Blue Bluetooth hands-free automotive installation kit for retrofitting.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2004

Cadre Technologies to OEM GlobeRanger Technology for Voice-Activated RFID Supply Chain Solutions

Cadre is leveraging GlobeRanger's iMotion platform to develop and extend its existing suite of supply chain offerings to take advantage of emerging RFID technologies.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2004

ZyDoc Joins RSNA Bronze Circle in Support of the RSNA Research and Education Foundation

HAUPPAUGE, NY - ZyDoc.com Corporation announced its support for the RSNA Research and Education Foundation as a Bronze Circle Member.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2004

Wizzard Expands Target Market With Wizzscribe Server-based Speech Recognition

PITTSBURGH - Wizzard expands portfolio of offerings powered by IBM speech technology.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2004

NSC Announces a Speech Recognition Board for Small-Scale Speech Driven Applications

NSC introduces a new board that will allow telephony application developers to provide speech driven services to the small enterprise market (SMEs).
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2004

Dunkin' Donuts Mid-Atlantic Distribution Center Implements Voicelogistics

PRINCETON, N.J. - Dunkin' Donuts Mid-Atlantic Distribution Center has deployed Voxware's VoiceLogisticsR solution.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2004

Honda and IBM Deploy Advanced Embedded Speech Technology in Cars

Judith Markowitz sits down with IBM executives to discuss the launch of advanced embedded speech technology in Honda cars.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2004

University of Mississippi Selects PhoneticOperator

CHICAGO, Ill. - Phonetic Systems and Envox Worldwide Deliver Voice Automated Operator Services to University of Mississippi Faculty and Students
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2004

INCITS Announces the Approval of Five Biometric Data Interchange Format Standards

WASHINGTON, DC - New standards will support implementation of open-based biometrics solutions for Homeland Security and other government and commercial authentication applications.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2004

MacSpeech Releases ScriptPak for Keynote

SALEM, N.H. - ScriptPak released by MacSpeech works with Apple's presentation program and iListen software.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2004

Great Eastern Launches Voice Automated Attendant 'Lee Lee' Using IVR Solutions from Nortel Networks

SINGAPORE - Great Eastern launches 'Lee Lee,' which is powered by Nortel Networks' Periphonics Voice Processing Series Information Server (VPS/is) and the OSCAR speech recognition server with the OpenSpeech(TM) Recognizer speech recognition engine from ScanSoft, Inc.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2004

China Telecom Is Provided 168 Services by InfoTalk and Guangzhou Suntek

InfoTalk collaborated with Guangzhou Suntek to further promote the use of voice services in China, continuing to develop 168 Voice Services for China Telecom.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2004

Nortel Networks Named Recipient of 2004 Speech Solutions Competitive Strategy Award

PALO ALTO, Calif. - Nortel Networks recognized for leadership of the North American IVR market by Frost & Sullivan.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2004

Provident Funding Automates Customer Calls with Vocomo's Turnkey IVR Platform

CUPERTINO, Calif. - Provident Funding lets their customers retrieve account information using their own voices. Vocomo's standards-based Interactive Voice Response (IVR) platform makes it possible for Provident Funding to extend automated phone services to their existing Web services.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2004