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Apptera Introduces Packaged Applications for Financial Services

SAN BRUNO, CA - Financial Services Suite includes a set of speech applications to automate an array of transactions.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2004

Nuance introduces voice authentication software Nuance verifier 3.5

MENLO PARK, CA - Nuance unveils latest version of voice authentication software that aims to boost performance across a wide range of industries.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2004

Unveil and UpSource Form Joint partnership

CAMBRIDGE, MA - Hosted speech service to the contact center market to be offered based on Conversation Manager™.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2004

Natural Speech Communication Adds Echo Cancellation Capabilities

TEL AVIV, ISRAEL - Echo canceller allows the maximum capacity of the ports to be utilized.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2004

BeVocal System Selected by Liberty Wireless

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA - Liberty chooses BeVocal technology to shift routine billing, account management, order and payment calls to a speech-automated system.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2004

MacSpeech Releases Italian Version of iListen 1.6.4

SALEM, NH - New version adds the ability to address items in the Mac OS X Services menu.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2004

Convedia Supports Mobile Applications Requiring Extensive IP Voice and Video

VANCOUVER, CANADA - The media servers offer a broad range of voice services such as push-to-talk, speech-controlled services and presence-enabled conferencing.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2004

US FAA Selects STR for TTS

VICTORIA, BRITISH COLUMBIA - Transcribed weather broadcast provides pilots with a continous broadcast of weather information using STR's TTS technology.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2004

ScanSoft and HTS to Provide Automated Directory Assistance Service Using Speech Recognition

LONDON, UK and GHENT, BELGIUM - The solution will cover the entire UK residential and business database.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2004

Fonix iSpeak Selected by e'Star Laboratories for Monolith MP3 Player

SALT LAKE CITY, UT - Fonix iSpeak is shipping with the Monolith MP3player to increase functionality with Fonix speech solution.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2004

Angel.com Launches IVR for Web Services

MCLEAN, VA - Angel.com announced the rollout of Interactive Voice Response (IVR) systems for Web services.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2004

VoiceXML Forum Endorses Advancement of VoiceXML 2.0 Specification

PISCATAWAY, NJ - Forum also announces the availability of the X+V specification, version 1.2.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2004

Philips and GST Sign Distribution Agreement

VIENNA, AUSTRIA and TRENTO, ITALY - Gruppo Soluzioni Tecnologiche will distribute Royal Philips Electronics speech recognition technology.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2004

Clarity Technologies Software Deployed in Telephony Products

TROY, MI - Two private label manufacturers are deploying traditional telephony products.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2004

Loquendo Presents New Male Voice Persona's Jorge and Jordi

TURIN, ITALY - Integrators are provided with life-like voices that can read dynamic data and prompts in bilingual voice applications.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2004

Loquendo Releases Portuguese Female Persona

TURIN, ITALY - Amàlia is Loquendo's latest addition to its group of text-to-speech offerings.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2004

Tampa Electric to Deploy Voice Platform from Genesys

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - Genesys voice platform allows Tampa Electric to direct customers to particular agents or departments based on real-time statistics, customer data, or pre-defined business rules.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2004

New Voq Phone by Sierra Wireless Incorporates ART Speech Technology

ATLANTA, GA - The smARTspeak NG software is designed to enable fast and easy call initiation and control of wireless devices.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2004

NSC and Metaphor Partner on Telephony Voice Driven Services

NEW YORK, NY and WELLESLEY, MA - Companies align to provide products and services needed to develop, deploy and maintain voice driven services.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2004

Countrywide Home Loans Improves Mortgage Process

MENLO PARK, CA - Countrywide deploys a voice automation solution to improve the mortgage application experience for its customers.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2004

Microsoft Announces New Partnerships

REDMOND, WA - The Speech Partner Program is designed for implementing speech solutions, deployment and integration services.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2004

SPIRIT Offers New Software Product RealDuplex For Hands Free Car Kits

MOSCOW, RUSSIA - RealDuplex speech recognition module enables implementation of voice-activated communication.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2004

Philips to Introduce Mobile Speech Recognition Solutions for Radiologists

VIENNA, ITALY - Radiologists will be able to dictate reports independent of their workstation, using mobile input devices.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2004

Voice Signal Refutes Patent Infringement Charges

WOBURN, MA - Voice Signal claims that after talks broke down, ScanSoft announced its lawsuit at a critical time to negatively impact Voice Signal's customer discussions.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2004

IKEA Uses Nortel Networks IVR technology in Central Europe

FRANKFURT, GERMANY - IKEA deploys IVR solution from Nortel Networks, a self-service platform that automates the transaction process conducted by contact center agents.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2004

Holdcom announces agreement with Oddcast

GLEN ROCK, NJ - The [V]Host suite of products provides functionality required by larger organizations as well as small to mid sized businesses.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2004

Wizzard Software Appoints Bruce Phifer

PITTSBURGH, PA -Former IBM business development executive will focus on creating new markets for the company's speech-based technologies.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2004

Ontario OneCall and Accu-Link Deploy Ticket Management 2.0

ENGLEWOOD, CO - Ticket Management 2.0 uses voice-recognition technology to simulate call agents allowing existing agents to be re-deployed.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2004

Brooktrout Releases Low-Density Version of Voice Platform

NEEDHAM, MA - The Brooktrout TR1000 is targeted at developers of enterprise voice applications.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2004