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iVoice Receives Notice of Allowance of Patent Award for 'TAPI Interface Based, Speech Enabled Automatic Telephone Dialer Using Names'

MATAWAN, N.J. - iVoice, Inc. has received notice of allowance for its fourth speech-recognition patent, "TAPI Interface Based, Speech Enabled Automatic Telephone Dialer Using Names."
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2005

Prairie Systems Releases Upgraded Critical Communications Offering

Prairie Systems released the 2005 upgrade of its Critical Communications product.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2005

Datria Introduces Scouting & Inspection and Storm Recovery

Datria released Datria Scouting & Inspection, a packaged voice self-service application for mobile field employees, and Datria Storm Recovery, a voice self-service application for mobile field employees.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2005

PIKA Technologies' Media Processing Building Blocks Selected by Empirix for Hammer Test Platforms

OTTAWA, Canada - Empirix Inc. has chosen PIKA Technologies' media processing building blocks to enable voice services in its Hammer FX-TDM test systems.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2005

AUSTAR Steers Customers Toward Entertainment with Speech

MENLO PARK, Calif. - Australia's AUSTAR selected Nuance along with Australian voice services partner, VerifyMe, who have teamed to voice-enable the satellite TV service provider's customer service center and enhance the experience of customers calling the company's Box Office near-video-on-demand service.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2005

Voice Web Solution's Voice Web Studio Surpasses 30,000 Downloads

SEATTLE - Voice Web Studio has been downloaded over 30,000 times.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2005

Voxpilot and UbiCall Partner to Deliver VoiceXML-based Speech Recognition Solutions

CHATILLION, France, and MONS, Belgium - Voxpilot and UbiCall have joined forces to offer a solution to automate companies or government agencies' office-receptions and call centers.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2005

CXM Partners with LumenVox

HOUSTON, Texas and SAN DIEGO, Calif. - Co-nexus, Inc., who develops CXM, integrated LumenVox's Speech Recognition Engine (SRE) into their production line.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2005

VoiceObjects to Integrate ScanSoft OpenSpeech Dialog Modules and Extend Partnership Agreement

PEABODY, Mass. & GHENT, Belgium - VoiceObjects will integrate ScanSoft's OpenSpeech® DialogModules (OSDMs) into the latest release of VoiceObjects X5. The companies also agreed to expand joint sales and marketing activities.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2005

Aspect Communications Wins Product Development Leadership Award for Aspect Uniphi Suite

LONDON - Aspect Communications Corporation has won the 2005 Frost & Sullivan Product Development Leadership Award for its contribution to the contact center market in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA).
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2005

Cambium Learning To Acquire Kurzweil Educational Systems

BALTIMORE and NATICK, Mass. - Cambium Learning™, Inc. has signed an agreement to acquire Kurzweil Educational Systems®, Inc.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2005

Empirix Launches New OneSight Telephony Monitors for Concerto, Intervoice and Nuance Environments

BEDFORD, Mass. - Empirix® Inc. released a new telephony monitors for its OneSight® for contact centers, an application management solution.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2005

'Make It Easier to Vote Or Lose the Election,' Warns VoxGen

VoxGen has developed a demonstration of a tele-voting system to display the potential of the voting phone line.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 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 Apr 2005

Harcourt Offers Automated Language Test

SAN ANTONIO - Ordinate Corp., a subsidiary of test publisher Harcourt Assessment, Inc., now offers technology-enabled spoken-language proficiency tests to customers in the education, government and corporate sectors.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2005

CallMiner Announces TrendMiner, Version 5.0

FORT MYERS, Fla. - CallMiner Inc. released TrendMiner 5.0, a speech analytics tool.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2005

Wizzard Software Hires New Chief Financial Officer

PITTSBURGH - Wizzard Software has hired William F. McLay as chief financial officer for the company.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2005

Vail Systems and Datria Partner to Host Voice Applications for Field Service Management

DEERFIELD, Ill. and ENGLEWOOD, Colo. - Vail Systems and Datria announced a partnership in which Vail will host Datria's field service applications.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2005

SpeechWorkers S.A.E. Launch Arabic/English Speech Self Service Solution for Couriers Companies' Call Centers in the Middle East

CAIRO, Egypt and RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - SpeechWorkers S.A.E will release Arabic/English Speech enabled call center value-added speech solution using speech recognition on a VoiceXML platform and text-to-speech (TTS) during Gitex Saudi Arabia 2005, April 24 -28 in Riyadh.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2005

Predict Ability Plus Partners with Brooktrout

BOSTON, NARCA - Predict Ability Plus now supports Brooktrout's TR1000™ speech boards on its Performer TrueCTI Predictive Dialing System.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2005

Witness Systems Launches End-to-End Workforce Optimization Solution

ATLANTA - Witness Systems unveiled an end-to-end solution for optimizing workforce performance.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2005

Simon & Schuster U.K. Select iVoice

MATAWAN, N.J. - Simon & Schuster installed an iVoice Speech Enabled Auto Attendant at their United Kingdom location.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2005

Voice Tech Aids Astronauts

From The Examiner - NASA used Nuance Communications Inc.'s (NUAN) voice recognition software to create "Clarissa," a computer assistant designed to guide the astronauts step-by-step through any number of tasks, including those related to life support systems and medical exams.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2005

NSC Releases Version 3.8 of Its Hardware-based Speech Recognition Engine

RISHON LEZION, Israel - Natural Speech Communication Ltd. (NSC) released version 3.8 of its hardware-based speech recognition engine.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2005

Sensory Joins MontaVista Partnering Program

Sensory has joined the MontaVista Partner Program.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2005

TuVox Names New VP of Engineering

LOS ALTOS, Calif. - TuVox named Jeff Langston to the position of vice president of engineering.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2005

Knowledge Adventure Selects Fonix VoiceIn Speech Interface

SALT LAKE CITY - Knowledge Adventure® will integrate Fonix VoiceIn for the PC into upcoming products aimed at providing innovative and entertaining learning opportunities for children.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2005

AVST Introduces CallXpress Speech Server

Applied Voice & Speech Technologies, Inc. (AVST) introduced CallXpress Speech Server based on a new version of its speech module, SenecaR 4.5.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2005

Telewest Communications Wins Contact Center Association Excellence Award for Service Based on Genesys Solution

WOKINGHAM - Telewest Communications has won the Contact Center Association Excellence Award for best contact center in the United Kingdom for the telecoms, technology and utilities sectors.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2005