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Nuance and Aspect Solution Benefits United Kingdom's Royal Mail

MENLO PARK, CA and SAN JOSE, CA - According to Royal Mail, self-service technology will reduce its Track & Trace call handling costs by 25 percent.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2003

iVoice Installs System for Full House Productions

MATAWAN, NJ - Speech Enabled Auto Attendant implemented to transfer incoming after-hours callers to their intended party using voice.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2003

Babel TTS Selected By Imagetalk

STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN - PocketBabil will be integrated into Imagetalk Smartphone applications.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2003

Sennheiser Communications Releases Five New Headsets

OLD LYME, CT - SH-330 Headset features noise-canceling microphone to filter out background noise.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2003

Elan Speech Launches PocketSpeech Sayso

TOULOUSE, FRANCE - Available in five languages, solution is designed to speech-enable for PDAs.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2003

Personica Intelligence Unveils Intelligent Assistant Platform

SAN JOSE, CA - Toolkit can be used by consumer electronics companies and broadband service providers to offer voice activated control throughout the home.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2003

Intervoice System Reduces Calls for Michigan Department of Treasury

DALLAS, TX - Speech-Enabled system reduced the calls handled by live agents by 30 percent during the 2003 tax season.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2003

NeoSpeech TTS Selected By Cima Systems

FREMONT, CA - Using VoiceText™, Cima combines data mining with voice and e-mail messaging to automate communication with customers via phone and the Web.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2003

Voxware Selected by CooperVision

PRINCETON, NJ - VoiceLogistics software chosen to voice-direct picking operations in CooperVision's distribution center.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2003

Elan Speech Given Technology Toll Excellence Award

TOULOUSE, FRANCE - Eliott, the voice of SANEF's automated traffic information, broadcasts real-time traffic information.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2003

ScanSoft Releases Japanese Voice Kyoko

PEABODY, MA - Japanese voice introduced for embedded and network-based text-to-speech applications.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2003

Fonix/Epson Speech Solution Selected by TopGrade

SALT LAKE CITY, UT - Speech interface solution now available on educational electronic dictionary for Chinese speakers.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2003

Microsoft Xbox Games Utilize Fonix Speech

SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH - Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six(TM) 3 and SWAT(R): Global Strike Team feature voice-commands based upon Fonix technology available in Microsoft's Xbox developer's kit (XDK).
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2003

iVoice Deploying Speech System for On Course Information Services

MATAWAN, NJ - Speech Enabled Unified Communications Platform will be used at On Course's headquarters to streamline information from voice mail, fax and e-mail.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2003

IBM alphaWorks Releases Voice Toolkit Preview

Voice Toolkit supports open standards of VXML and CCXML, allowing call flow builders to create files without assistance from a voice developer.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2003

Metaphor Selected by Orion Telecommunications

WELLESLEY, MA - Metaphor will provide automated speech IVR applications for Orion's call center.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2003

Syntellect System Selected by Telewest Broadband

PHOENIX, AZ - VistaPayment chosen to streamline Telewest Broadband's collections strategy.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2003

Bridge Dialog and South49 Solutions Form Partnership

OVERLAND PARK, KS and RESTON, VA - South49 speech solutions will integrate with Bridge Dialog hosted platform BridgeCare.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2003

Audible and Freedom Scientific Form Integrated Marketing Alliance

WAYNE, NJ and ST. PETERSBURG, FL - Users of Freedom Scientific technology products will be eligible for a free trial membership to Audible's 34,000 hours of valuable spoken word audio.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2003

iVoice Platform Deployed by New Knoxville Telephone

MATAWAN, NJ - Speech Enabled Unified Communications Platform selected to provide local services to New Knoxville Telephone subscribers and its subsidiaries.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2003

MacSpeech Releases Panther Update for iListen

SALEM, NH - Registered iListen users need to install this update before they can use iListen with the new version of Mac OS X.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2003

NSC's Engine Expands to Support Arabic

RISHON LEZION, ISRAEL - With the addition of Arabic language to speech recognition products, NSC can offer services to emerging markets in the Middle East.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2003

Dollar Rent A Car Receives ScanSoft's Milestone Achievement Award

PEABODY, MA - ScanSoft recognises car rental company for reaching a critical customer service milestone with their speech solution having served eight million customers through its automated customer service personalities.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2003

Fonix Solution Deployed by Utah Law Firm

SALT LAKE CITY, UT - ConnectMe™ system in place to route after-hours calls to attorneys of Durham Jones & Pinegar.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2003

Sakrament TTS Selected by Russian Television Network

MINSK, BELARUS - TNT TV Network to use Sakrament TTS Engine for a reality television show.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2003

Comverse Sells Services to Telfort

WOODBURY, NY - With this partnership Comverse becomes Telfort supplier of Total Communication Services portfolio.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2003

Sensory Partners on Technical Innovation Award Winning Solution

LONDON, ENGLAND - VISTA project wins the Royal Television Society Technical Innovation Award for advanced engineering techniques, including speech recognition.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2003

Apptera Names Joe Farrell VP of Sales

SAN BRUNO, CA - John Luongo appointed board member to complete Apptera's management team and board of directors.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2003

Genesys Software Verified by CT Labs

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - Testing shows Genesys Outbound Contact software dialer version 6.5.1 meet selected criteria in the FTC Telemarketing Sales Rule amendments.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2003