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NetByTel Appoints John Amein President and CEO

BOCA RATON, FL - Amein joins NetByTel following $8 million in financing for marketing and technology development.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jan 2004

Vocollect Signs South American Reseller

PITTSBURGH, PA - Seal Technologia targets warehouse solutions by partnering with Vocollect.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jan 2004

VocalData and Convedia Partner

RICHARDSON, TX and VANCOUVER, CANADA - Companies join to deliver scalable IP centrex solutions.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jan 2004

Integration Associates Announces Partnership With Sensory

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA - Strategic agreement developed to co-market EZRadio™ wireless chipset with Recognition Synthesis and Control (RSC) chipset.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jan 2004

NMS Communications Studio Sound Available from Commnet Supply

Commnet will provide full line of NMS echo cancellation and voice quality systems to mobile operators across the United States and South America.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jan 2004

Zelos Group Report Finds High Growth Areas Within Teleservices Industry

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - The Teleservices Databook identifies three areas of the industry that Zelos Group believes will experience significant growth: Interactive Notifications, outsourced directory assistance and hosted speech recognition.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jan 2004

LumenVox and Elan Speech Partner

SAN DIEGO, CA and TOULOUSE, FRANCE - Marketing alliance developed to deliver speech-enabled applications to enterprises worldwide.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2003

Voice Signal's Software Added to Samsung SCH-v420 Handset

WOBURN, MA - Voice Activated Phonebook included on third Samsung handset for Korean market.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2003

Nexidia Releases NEXminer Product Line

ATLANTA, GA - NEXminer features multiple language audio-video mining solutions designed to allow users to apply business rules across their repositories and extract relevant information.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2003

Rehor Joins Vocalocity as Chief Architect

ATLATNA, GA - Co-editor of VoiceXML 2.0 standard will be tasked with launching Vocalocity's technical services group.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2003

Syntellect Acquires Teloquent Communications

Enghouse Systems purchased supplier of contact center software for a reported $5 million.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2003

VeCommerce Solution Reducing Call Time for Suncorp

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - Deployed in December 2002, VeCommerce reports a reduction in initial call time to Suncorp's call centers of 50 percent.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2003

Phonetic Systems Announces Partner Program

BILLERICA, MA - Phonetic Systems Channel Application Partner Program will allow partners to resell Phonetic Receptionist.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2003

NMS Communications Announce Open Access Products

FRAMINGHAM, MA - Framework is designed to provide functionality for developing and deploying applications and communications services such as IP conferencing, mobile video, speech-activated services and wireless entertainment.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2003

BeVocal Names Huxley Vice President of Sales

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA - Huxley appointed to drive sales of hosted voice applications in telecom and call center markets.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2003

Philips Releases UK MultiMed ConText

VIENNA, AUSTRIA - SpeechMagic supplement designed to allow UK hospitals to integrate a hospital-wide speech recognition system with their Electronic Patient Record.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2003

Convedia and Sylantro Partner to Provide IP Centrex Solutions

CAMPBELL, CA and VANCOUVER, CANADA - Companies complete Interoperability testing of their respective products and announce a partnership to deliver IP Centrex solutions for telecommunication service providers.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2003

Babel-Infovox ASR and TTS Deployed by Lingsoft

STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN - Solution provider to Finnish software companies chooses Babear in order to offer its customers other European languages.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2003

NetByTel Integrates UPS OnLine Tools into its Suite of Voice Self-Service Applications

Walmart.com and Computers4Sure were among the first to integrate NetByTel's solution.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2003

ScanSoft TTS Deployed by Royal New Zealand Foundation of the Blind

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA and PEABODY, MA - Speechify® to speech-enable daily news service comprised of content from The New Zealand Herald.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2003

Nuance and Mundwerk Enable Voice-Driven Dating Service

LONDON, ENGLAND and MENLO PARK, CA - German speech-based voice automation service allows callers to register, create a profile and contact potential matches using speech.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2003

Elix, Nu Echo and CONCEPT S2i Unveil Holiday Application

MONTREAL, QUEBEC - Application allows children to have personalized interaction with Santa and his automated elf.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2003

NSC Announces New Version of NSCBoard Server

Version 3.7 of the NSCBoard designed to allow configuration of speech recognition resources on the board, use slot filling capabilities and write grammars in ABNF format.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2003

ScanSoft Solution Implemented into BMW Internal IT Hotline

PEABODY, MA and GHENT, Belgium - SpeechPearl® and RealSpeak™ are being used to assist with high priority technical questions into the BMW internal IT hotline.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2003

Rhetorical and BBN Technologies Sign Speech Technology Licensing Agreement

EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND and CAMBRIDGE, MA - Partnership gives BBN Technologies, a Verizon company, the ability to integrate current and future versions of Rhetorical's text-to-speech (TTS) technology into its speech recognition system.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2003

AVST Releases Seneca for Hands-free Communication

Voice-activated office solution is designed to integrate with phone systems, voicemail, fax and e-mail applications using Nuance speech technology.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2003

Clarity Technologies Selected by StarCore

TROY, MI - CVC noise and echo suppression software has been integrated with StarCore SP120X and SP140X DSP subsystem products.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2003

Fonix To Acquire LecStar Telecom

SALT LAKE CITY, UT - Transaction is anticipated to provide Fonix with revenue and distribution channels for its speech solutions.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2003

NeoSpeech Selected by HomeSeer

FREMONT, CA - VoiceText™ used for HomeSeer's PC-based home automation system to enable the home to talk to its occupants.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2003