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Edify Positioned in the Leader Quadrant for Gartner EVP/IVR Magic Quadrant

Edify was named in the Leader Quadrant in the Gartner Enterprise Voice Portal and Interactive Voice Response (IVR) Magic Quadrant 2005.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jul 2005

Datria Releases 3.0 Series of Applications

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. - Datria released its 3.0 series of applications, including Ticket Management™, Scouting & Inspection™, and Storm Recovery™.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jul 2005

Harvard Study Reveals Nuance FASt Caller Survey Helps Companies Improve Services and Retain Customers

A Harvard Business Review study reveals that phone-based satisfaction surveys can increase customer profitability.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jul 2005

Message Technologies Adds Microsoft Speech Server to Hosting Options; Partners with Pronexus

Message Technologies added Microsoft Speech Server (MSS) and a Speech Application Language Tags (SALT) specification. Message Technologies has also reached a reseller and hosting agreement with Pronexus.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jul 2005

Loquendo Releases ASR 6.7 and Linux Version of VoxNauta Platform

TURIN, Italy - The new version of Loquendo's automatic speech recognition gives customers the tools to adapt their own acoustic models without the need for specific technical know-how. The Linux version of Loquendo's VoxNauta platform is based on Linux Red Hat 7.3.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jul 2005

bridgeSpeak Leverage Empirix's Hammer to Test New Voice Application for Auto Dealerships

NEW YORK - bridgeSpeak leveraged Empirix's Hammer automated testing system to test drive its new Interactive Voice Response (IVR) solution for auto dealerships.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jul 2005

Gold Systems Releases Speech-Powered Password Reset Solution

Gold Systems released Gold Systems' Password Reset.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jul 2005

VoiceObjects and Inference Partner

COLOGNE, Germany; BOSTON; and MELBOURE, Australia - VoiceObjects and Inference Communications partnered to integrate the Inference Grammar Trainer technology into VoiceObjects X5.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jul 2005

Persay Releases Platform for Biometric Speaker Verification

TEL AVIV, Israel - Persay Ltd. released a platform for biometric speaker verification.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jul 2005

Corporate Strategies Deploys iVoice's Auto Speech Attendant

Corporate Strategies has installed the iVoice Speech Enabled Auto Attendant.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jul 2005

Philips Announces SpeechMagic Award Winners

VIENNA, Austria - Royal Philips Electronics has announced the winners of the SpeechMagic Awards 2005.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jul 2005

LumenVox Announces Support for ScanSoft

SAN DIEGO - LumenVox will be announcing the availability of their Speech Tuner with support for ScanSoft's OSR 2.0 at the upcoming SpeechTEK show.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jul 2005

Jane Phillips Medical Center Increases Safety Measures with New Voice Alert System from Wizzard Software

PITTSBURGH - Jane Phillips Medical Center (JPMC) has licensed AT&T Natural Voices from Wizzard for an internal alert system.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jul 2005

Wizzard Software Releases AT&T Natural Voices for Apple Mac OS v.10.3 Panther and v.10.4 Tiger

PITTSBURGH - Wizzard Software released AT&T Natural Voices for Apple Mac OS v.10.3 Panther and v.10.4 Tiger in English, French, German and Spanish.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jul 2005

Empire Medicare Services Wins Most Innovative Solution Award

MANASSAS, Va. - EMS will be participating at this year's SpeechTEK conference in New York City August 1 - August 4.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jul 2005

MacSpeech Introduces iListen MX

BOSTON - MacSpeech released iListen MX, a new version of iListen.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jul 2005

Google Hires Dr. Kai-Fu Lee as Vice President, Engineering and President of Google China

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. - Google Inc. will open a product research and development center in China, and has hired computer scientist and industry pioneer, Dr. Kai-Fu Lee, to lead the operation and serve as president of the company's growing Chinese operations.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jul 2005

VoiceObjects Enhances VoiceObjects X5

NEW YORK - VoiceObjects released the latest version of VoiceObjects X5.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jul 2005

Bankinter to Launch Multimodal Service Powered by Kirusa

MADRID, Spain and EDISON, N.J. - Bankinter, an Internet bank and brokerage firm in Spain, has signed a strategic agreement to develop a multimodal interface for their applications using Kirusa's multimodal technology.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jul 2005

VoiceSignal Releases Downloadable Speech Solution for Motorola MPx220 Smartphone from Handango Web Site

WOBURN, Mass. - VoiceSignal released a download of its one-step voice command speech solution.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jul 2005

Kurzweil Educational Systems Appoints New York Regional Manager

Kurzweil Educational Systems, Inc. has appointed Ed Smith to regional manager for New York.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jul 2005

XoVox Communications Releases XoVox Mobile and Communicator4, and Teams with LegalDocs

XoVox and LegalDocs have teamed to offer a system that connects the spoken word with a final formatted document. XoVox also released its latest version of XCommunicator, version 4 and XoVox Mobile.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jul 2005

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina Selects Voice Partners to Design New Customer Experience

PALO ALTO, Calif. - When Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina (BCBSNC) decided to implement speech technology, Voice Partners was asked to assist in defining and designing a voice-enabled, over-the-phone service.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jul 2005

Telephonetics Recognized for Innovation at the National Business Awards

HEMEL HEMPSTEAD - Telephonetics has been honored with the coveted title of "Business Innovation of the Year" (South East Region) for the second year in succession at the National Business Awards.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jul 2005

Australia-based HiTech Telecom Deploys MERA's Softswitch for Ready Interconnection with iBasis

TORONTO, Canada - HiTech Telecom, an Australian VoIP wholesaler, has deployed MERA VoIP Transit Softswitch (MVTS) for transit switching of VoIP calls going though its international VoIP network.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jul 2005

Voxpilot Releases Open Media Platform Version 2.1

CHATILLON, France and DUBLIN, Ireland - Voxpilot launched Open Media Platform (OMP) version 2.1, which includes new support for multimedia and video interactive services.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 20 Jun 2005

Sensory Joins Symbian Platinum Program

SANTA CLARA, Calif. - Sensory, Inc. has joined the Symbian Platinum Program to support smartphones based on Symbian OS™.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 20 Jun 2005

AVST Provides Communications Offering to Small Companies and Branch Offices

FOOTHILL RANCH, Calif. - Applied Voice & Speech Technologies, Inc. released a new communications solution that delivers AVST's technology to smaller companies and enterprise branch offices.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jun 2005

Avatier Extends End-to-end Password Management with Three Modes for Phone Password Reset

SAN RAMON, Calif. - Avatier's new product suite includes three different methods for resetting passwords over the phone, including using an employee configured Personal Identification Number (PIN), voice identification and RSA SecurID token.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jun 2005