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Angel.com Launches Enterprise Voice Sites, the Next Generation of Speech and IVR Solutions

MCLEAN, Va. - Angel.com released Enterprise Voice Sites, the company's new product suite of packaged IVR applications.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2004

The Disability Rights Commission Selects Readspeaker and rVoice

The U.K. Disability Rights Commission has selected ReadSpeaker with rVoice from Rhetorical for accessibility to its Web site.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2004

Aumtech and Paraxip Technologies to Jointly Deliver IVR Solutions in the Hybrid Network

NEW YORK - Aumtech, Inc. and Paraxip Technologies announced that they have entered a strategic agreement to co-market and jointly deliver IVR Solutions to service providers and enterprise customers worldwide.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2004

CarBot Selects Acapela to Integrate In-car Aftermarket Entertainment System

CarBot has chosen Acapela text-to-speech to voice enable its in-car computer.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2004

Pronexus and Vail Systems Offer Developers "A SIP of Speech"

Pronexus and Vail Systems announced the availability of 'A SIP of Speech.'
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2004

Sonum Technologies Releases Natural Language Processor

Sonum Technologies announced the release of its Natural Language Processor (NLP).
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2004

Global IP Sound Announces Embedded VoiceEngine

SAN FRANCISCO - Global IP Sound (GIPS) has extended its VoiceEngine(TM) family of products with the Embedded VoiceEngine(TM), a software plug-in designed to handle voice-related tasks for Voice over IP (VoIP).
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2004

One Voice Network Deploys MVTS Session Controller to Provide Voice Services to the Developing Countries

TORONTO - One Voice Network announced that it has deployed MERA Systems, Inc.'s MVTS Session Controller for delivery VoIP wholesale termination as well as prepaid voicemail and value-added services to consumers in the developing world.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2004

Loquendo Releases VoxNauta Lite 6.0 Software Speech Platform

VoxNauta Lite 6.0 is a multi-lingual open solution for building customized voice service and improving communication through voice access to information.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2004

Voxeo and Voice Architects Announce Voice User Interface Design, Analysis and Tuning Services

NEW YORK - Voxeo Corporation and Voice Architects announced at the SpeechTEK 2004 conference a partnership to deliver a suite of Voice User Interface (VUI) services to Voxeo's enterprise IVR customers and Evolution IVR developers.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2004

Eicon Networks Announces Support for Nuance Voice Platform 3.0 and Nuance 8.5

Eicon Networks announced the availability of an Audio Provider software module for Nuance Voice Platform 3.0 and Nuance 8.5.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2004

ScanSoft Fires Dragon NaturallySpeaking Out to System Integrators

From eChannel Line - ScanSoft Inc. is moving its Dragon NaturallySpeaking solution from the desktop to the server, and will be depending on system integrators to package up the solution for key verticals such as healthcare.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2004

Avaya Announces New Communications Applications that Utilize Automated Speech

BASKING RIDGE, N.J. - Avaya Inc. announced new releases of its unified communication and contact center solutions: Avaya Unified Communication Center, Avaya Interactive Response, and Avaya Speech Applications Builder.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2004

Unveil Technologies Announces Version 2.0 of its Voice Self Service Application

Unveil Conversation Manager is voice application software that enables call centers to deploy software-based virtual agents that automate, assist, analyze and route customer service calls.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2004

Telstra Acquires UK Operations of PSINet Europe

LONDON - Telstra Europe Limited (Telstra) announced the acquisition of the UK businesses of PSINet Europe. PSINet UK was previously controlled by the Israel Corporation Limited.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2004

Wizzard Software Announces Canadian Patent Application Filing for Talking Pill Bottle

PITTSBURGH - Wizzard Software Corp. announced it has filed a patent application through its MedivoxRx Technologies, Inc. division with the Canadian Patent and Trademark Office.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2004

Voxpilot and Kirusa to Showcase Kirusa Voice SMS Multimodal Application

NEW YORK - Kirusa and Voxpilot will demonstrate the patent pending Kirusa Voice SMS (KV.SMSSM) multimodal application, deployed on Voxpilot's fully VoiceXML 2.0 compliant Open Media Platform, in Voxpilot's Booth #210 at this year's SpeechTEK Conference in New York.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2004

Angel.com Releases Site Builder 2005 to More Than 2,000 Customers

MCLEAN, Va. - Angel.com released Site Builder 2005, the next generation of the company's patented product for the creation, deployment and maintenance of IVR applications.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2004

Nuasis Names Vice President of Corporate Marketing and Product Management

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. - Nuasis™ Corporation announces that Joseph McFadden has been promoted to vice president of Corporate Marketing and Product Management and is the newest addition to the Nuasis Executive Management Team.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2004

Syntellect Announces Vista 5.0

PHOENIX - Syntellect Inc. announced the release of the next version of its flagship product Vista in the fourth quarter of 2004.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2004

Vail Systems Provides Portal For Annual SpeechTEK and OPUS Research Speech Solutions CHALLENGE II

NEW YORK - Vail Systems announced that the company hosted the SpeechTEK and OPUS Research Speech Solutions CHALLENGE Portal on its SIP-based VoiceXML and SALT hosting platform.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2004

Bank of America Deploys Apptera's Voice Locator Application

NEW YORK - Bank of America announced that it has deployed the Apptera™ voice-automated, Spanish-based branch and ATM locator application.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2004

GM Voices Identifies the Top 100 Voices

GM Voices created the TOP 100 Voice Brands Web site to make it easy to judge the best voice brands.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2004

Lyrix Announces the Latest Version of Its Enterprise Voice Portal Service

In this latest 4.6 release, Lyrix provides voice-controlled access to existing corporate email stores via the industry standard Internet Message Access Protocol Version 4 (IMAP4) protocol.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2004

Sporn Group Selects Brooktrout and Vocomo for IVR Solution to Administer Nursing Contractors

The Sporn Group announced that it is using Vocomos VoiceXML system which runs on Brooktrout's TR1000 voice platform, in its Nurse Administration Management Environment System (NAMES).
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2004

W3C OKs Speech Standard For Mobile Devices

The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) has published the Speech Synthesis Markup Language (SSML) 1.0.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2004

Alliant Energy Enhances Customer Service Portfolio With Edify's Speech Automation Capabilities

SANTA CLARA, Calif. - Alliant Energy announced that it has deployed Edify Corporation's speech-enabled software to provide Alliant Energy a self-service offering for its growing customer base in the heartland of America.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2004

Loquendo and NMS Communications Certify Interoperability Under NMS Universal Speech Access

NMS Communications announced that Loquendo's Automatic Speech Recognition (ASR) software based on the Media Resource Control Protocol (MRCP) 1.0 protocol has been certified by NMS as compliant with the NMS Universal Speech Access interface.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2004

Audium Teams with IBM to Integrate Voice Products and Enhance Compatibility

NEW YORK - Audium announced that it has signed a teaming agreement with IBM to integrate IBM WebSphere voice products with Audium's product line and further certify compatibility on IBM hardware and software.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2004