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Genesys Integrates Loquendo Technology

TURIN, Italy - Loquendo and Genesys Telecommunications Laboratories, Inc. unveiled the interoperability between Loquendo's multilingual text-to-speech (TTS) technology and the Genesys Voice Platform.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jun 2005

GECIS, GE Capital Affiliate Deploys Mass Production Implementation of NICE Perform

RA'ANANA, Israel - GECIS, a GE Capital affiliate, has deployed the first mass production implementation of NICE Perform
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jun 2005

Voice Partners Launches UK Design Practice, Studio and Training Facility in London

PALO ALTO, Calif. - Voice Partners opened its UK subsidiary and design office.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jun 2005

Loquendo Opens Office in France

TURIN, Italy - Loquendo opened its new office in Paris, France. Also, Philippe Poux has joined the company's international team to distribute Loquendo technology throughout the country.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jun 2005

Nokia Integrates Imagetalk Symbol Writer for Nokia 7710 with Acapela Text-to-speech

Imagetalk Symbol Writer for the Nokia 7710 multimedia smartphone is a symbols-based mobile communication solution with Acapela built-in text-to-speech.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jun 2005

Kirusa and Acapela Group Expand Partnership to Speech-enable Multimodal Solutions

Kirusa and Acapela Group have signed a strategic reseller agreement reinforcing the partnership set up between the two companies in 2003.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jun 2005

Nuance Releases Nuance Voice Creation Tools

MENLO PARK, Calif. - Nuance's custom voice creation toolset, used in tandem with Nuance's Vocalizer 4.0 text-to-speech engine, is designed to make custom text-to-speech (TTS) voice development manageable for customers needing multiple custom voices.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jun 2005

Carrius Supports WIN and CAMEL on Compleat-200

Carrius Technologies' Compleat-200 has added support for the Wireless Intelligent Networks (WIN) protocol and the Customized Applications for Mobile network Enhanced Logic (CAMEL) protocol.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jun 2005

VoxSurf Reveals That Frustrated UK Mobile Users Are Baffled by Traditional Voicemail Systems

LONDON, U.K. - Research from VoxSurf reveals that more than one-third of UK mobile users are so confused by their voicemail systems that they can do little more than check for new messages.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jun 2005

Acapela Releases Acapela Multimedia for Mac OS X SDK

Acapela brings its text-to-speech to Macs.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jun 2005

Fordham University Selects Automated Operator for Education from Speech Technology Associates

Fordham University has selected Speech Technology Associates' Automated Operator, a speech recognition and CTI-enabled auto-attendant solution for the Fordham University Enrollment Group.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jun 2005

MCI to Deploy Brooktrout's SnowShore IP Media Server for Its Next Generation Multimedia Services

CHICAGO - MCI, Inc. has selected Brooktrout Technology, Inc.'s SnowShore IP Media Server™ to support the delivery of IP communications solutions across its global network.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jun 2005

Intervoice and Carrius Sign OEM Agreement

DALLAS and RICHARDSON, Texas - Intervoice, Inc. and Carrius Technologies, Inc. have formalized an OEM agreement in which Intervoice will use the Carrius Compleat-200 as a media and signaling gateway component for its Omvia® family of network products.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jun 2005

Aculab Releases Prosody X

MILTON KEYNES, UK - Aculab launched its next generation media processing resources platform - Prosody X.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jun 2005

MacSpeech Releases Update to Italian Version of iListen

SALEM, N.H. - MacSpeech released an update to the Italian version of their iListen program.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jun 2005

Nortel and BCE Elix Sign Partnership Agreement

MONTREAL, Quebec - BCE Elix and Nortel signed a partnership agreement for the delivery of contact center solutions.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jun 2005

Digium and Cepstral Enter Text-To-Speech Partnership for Linux Telephony

PITTSBURGH and HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - Digium and Cepstral partnered to provide Cepstral Swift Text-To-Speech (TTS) languages and voices for Digium's Linux telephony platforms and applications.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jun 2005

ScanSoft Introduces SpeechPAK Utilities Suite 2.0

BURLINGTON, Mass. - ScanSoft, Inc. released SpeechPAK™ Utilities Suite 2.0, the latest release in its series of packaged application kits.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jun 2005

Telstra Appoints New CEO

SYDNEY, Australia - Solomon (Sol) Trujillo has been appointed to chief executive officer and executive director of the company.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jun 2005

Wizzard Software Offering AT&T Natural Voices for Apple Mac OS X

PITTSBURGH - AT&T Natural Voices will soon be available for Apple Mac OS 10.3 in English, French, German and Spanish.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jun 2005

Hanson Robotics Selects Acapela to Speak for Philip K. Dick Robot

Hanson Robotics Inc has chosen Acapela text-to-speech to voice enable its robots.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jun 2005

LDHC Launches Product Powered by IBM ViaVoice Technology

Learning Differences Help Center (LDHC) has launched its Simply Speaking product, which was developed with assistance from Wizzard's services team.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jun 2005

Voice Technologies Launches Voice Messenger Powered by SpeechMagic

PAISLEY - Voice Technologies launched Voice Messenger, a new speech recognition solution based on the SpeechMagic engine from Philips Speech Recognition Systems.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jun 2005

W3C Advances the VoiceXML 2.1 Specification to Candidate Recommendation

The W3C published the VoiceXML 2.1 specification as a Candidate Recommendation to indicate that the document is believed to be stable and to encourage implementation by the developer community.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jun 2005

Pfizer Selected ICT GROUP to Provide Customer Support Services for Helpful Answers Program

NEWTOWN, Pa. - Pfizer Inc. has selected ICT GROUP, Inc. to provide customer assistance services in support of its Pfizer Helpful Answers™ initiative.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jun 2005

Witness Systems Appoints Chief Customer and Chief Learning Officers

ATLANTA - Witness appointed Keith Cooley as its first chief customer officer (CCO) and Bill Byron Concevitch as its first chief learning officer (CLO).
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jun 2005

Voxpilot and Anco Partner; Voxpilot Open Media Platform Supports Multimedia Services

Voxpilot and Anco partnered to bring VoiceXML-based interactive voice response (IVR) solutions to Greece and Voxpilot has designed the Voxpilot Open Media Platform to support video applications and multimedia services.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2005

Genesys Announces SIP Contact Center Solution

MIAMI - Genesys Telecommunications Laboratories, Inc. released a new Genesys Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) contact center solution that provides customer interaction control for any SIP-enabled infrastructure, regardless of vendor.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2005

Ultradata Selects Sensory Speech Recognition for Road Genie Hand-held Navigator

Ultradata Road Genie Audio Navigation System selected Sensory's RSC-4128 speech recognition IC.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2005