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ScanSoft Technology Selected by Vivendi Universal Games

PEABODY, MA - SWAT: Global Strike Team (GST) incorporates Automatic Speech Recognition (ASR) 1600 speech recognition software to provide speech-enabled command and control.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2003

Speechforms and Intellisist Merge

SEATTLE, WA - Telecom based speech companies combine enterprise voice access solutions and call center technologies.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2003

Third Party Verification Adds Mandarin Language

ALTAMONTE SPRINGS, FL - Martina® Speech Enabled Verification Platform is now trilingual as Mandarin joins English and Spanish offerings.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2003

BTSLogic Announces Speech-Enabled Directory Assistance Service

COLLEGE PARK, MD - SEDA, updated by LSSi directory data, to provide automated directory assistance.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2003

MultiVision Communications Releases Contact Center Solution

MARKHAM, CANADA - Speechezy is designed to assist contact center operators deliver desired information proactively to customers over any communications channel.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2003

Newport Networks and Convedia Partner

VANCOUVER, CANADA and CHEPSTOW, UK - Companies team to create session controller solutions for carrier-class IP-based voice and multimedia networks.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2003

Clarity adds Doney, Houy to Commercial Delivery Team

TROY, MI - Doney named senior directory of sales and Houy appointed vice president of marketing.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2003

iVoice Files Four Additional Patent Applications

MATAWAN, NJ - Patent requests are in conjunction with the voice activated, voice responsive "Hear I Am" voice item locator.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2003

Loquendo and Phonologies sign OEM Agreement

TURIN, ITALY - Loquendo's automatic speech recognition and speaker verification technology is being integrated within Phonologies' platform solution.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2003

NCR and ScanSoft Enter into Global Agreement

DAYTON, OH - NCR to embed ScanSoft's text-to-speech (TTS) engine within NCR's self-service software in order to provide visually impaired access to automated teller machines (ATMs).
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2003

Kirusa Launches Multimodality Trial with mobilkom austria

EDISON, NJ - mobilkom austria will evaluate several multimodal applications based on Kirusa's platform, including SMS sequential multimodal applications.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2003

Epson Partners with Fonix for Speech Interface Technologies

SALT LAKE CITY, UT and TOKYO, JAPAN - Combined software and chip speech solution tailored for multimedia camera-phones powered by speech.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2003

Personica Intelligence Launches Multimodal Interface Platform

MARLBOROUGH, MA and SAN JOSE, CA - Personica Intelligence (PI) blends natural speech and visual interactions with applications awareness.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2003

Jackson, Fournival Appointed Senior VPs at Edify

SANTA CLARA, CA - Sales and marketing executives' focus will be to drive Edify's vision and product market adoption.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2003

Datria and Edify Partner on Field Services Applications

SANTA CLARA, CA and ENGLEWOOD, CO - Companies combine Edify's open-standards platform and Datria's field services solutions in an effort to help improve their customers' productivity.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2003

Emerging Technologies Solution Utilized by Etisalat

DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMERATES - E-Mail Reader service available to individual subscribers to manage accounts using voice commands.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2003

Voice Signal Technologies Software Shipping with Samsung Smartphone

WOBURN, MA - Voice Activated Phonebook software and application launching feature is available on Smartphone through Verizon Wireless.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2003

Tellme's Voice Application Network Servicing 1-800-FLY-SONG

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA and ATLANTA, GA - Song, an airline operated by Delta Air Lines, will provide callers with a way to find flights and book tickets using their voice.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2003

Rhetorical Selected by the Royal National Institute of the Blind (RNIB)

EDINBURGH, ENGLAND - RNIB to use rVoice to deliver current affairs and time-sensitive information in an audible format designed to be fully accessible by England's 2 million blind and partially sighted people.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2003

Sound Advantage Takes New Name

FOOTHILL RANCH, CA - Now Applied Voice and Speech Technologies Inc, restructured company also acquires CallXpress® voicemail and prepares for launch of Seneca™.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2003

LumenVox Selected by ATA Retail Services

SAN DIEGO, CA and FREMONT, CA - Wholesale distributor to use automated merchandise ordering and shipment system to service more than 800 field merchandising personnel.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2003

Convergys Integrates Audium Software into Open Hosting Environment

CINCINNATI, OH and NEW YORK, NY - Audium 3 VoiceXML software tools will be available for Convergys clients operating advanced speech recognition applications on Convergys' outsourced SpeechPort platform.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2003

Loquendo Announces Integration with Oracle

TURIN, ITALY - Voice Gateway certified for use with the Oracle9i Application Server Wireless and Collaboration Suite offering.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2003

IMS Releases Upgrade of IMS CharacterGenerator Studio

Automated voice-to-animation tool-Xtra will enables users to incorporate talking animated characters as part of presentations or applications created using Macromedia Director MX.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2003

Persay Releases Persay Vocal Password 3.0 and Persay FreeSpeech 3.0

Biometric voice authentication solutions geared toward financial services, telecom and security applications.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2003

Maxxar Forms Strategic Partnership with XP Systems

Alliance provides users of new XP2 system with voice recognition solutions.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2003

Genesys and Microsoft Business Solutions Partner

SAN FRANCISCO, CA -Genesys Call Center Suite and Microsoft Business Solutions CRM integrated to provide deployable and manageable customer service solutions.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2003

Gartner Report Shows Speech Recognition Market Positioned for Growth

EGAHM, ENGLAND - "Speech Recognition Telephony Software: Worldwide 2002-2007" report includes prediction of increase in worldwide speech recognition telephony software revenue for first time since 2000.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2003

Convergys/Audium Selected as People's Choice

Voters at SpeechTEK choose the team of Convergys and Audium as their favorite deployed speech application during the inaugural Speech Solutions CHALLENGE.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2003