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Cintech Announces Purchase Agreement with Skyflow

CINCINNATI - Cintech LLC announced that it has completed an agreement to purchase the assets of Skyflow Inc.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2004

Envox Worldwide Names Nick Applegarth Vice President of Marketing and Sales for EMEA

WESTBOROUGH, Mass. - Envox Worldwide announced that Nick Applegarth, the former managing director of Nuance EMEA, has joined the company as vice president of marketing and sales for Envox EMEA.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2004

Convergys Expands Business Transformation Outsourcing Services with Acquisition of Finali

Convergys acquires Finali , a contact center analytics firm.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2004

Clarity Technologies Adds Surround Sound Technology to Its Portfolio for the Automotive and Home Theater Markets

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. - Clarity Technologies acquires rights to develop and commercialize the next generation of ISP Technologies' Intelligent Surround™ technology.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2004

Loquendo Releases Studio 6.0

Loquendo releases Loquendo Studio 6.0, the latest version of Service Development and Testing Environment for deploying VoiceXML.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2004

Edify Names Jim Wambach Vice President

SANTA CLARA, Calif. - Edify Corporation announced the appointment of Jim Wambach as vice president of worldwide sales operations.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2004

MacSpeech Appoints German Distributor for iLISTEN

SALEM, N.H. - MacSpeech has announced that it has appointed Application Systems Heidelberg as its distributor for Germany.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2004

SRC Appoints New Head of Technical Operations as Digital Dictation Support Facility Expands

LONDON - SRC has appointed James Araali-Kabyanga as head of technical operations.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2004

J.D. Power and Associates and SIVOX Announcing the Formation of a Marketing Alliance

WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif. - J.D. Power and Associates and SIVOX Technologies, Inc., announce the formation of a marketing alliance to provide simulation training, learning solutions and performance monitoring tools to the call center industry.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2004

IDX Imagecast Integrates Speech Recognition into Diagnostic Workflow

IDX Systems and ScanSoft announced that IDX has selected the ScanSoft Dragon NaturallySpeaking SDK (software developers toolkit) to directly integrate speech recognition capabilities into the IDX Imagecast product line.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2004

Teleperformance Interactive Selects VoiceGenie for Speech Implementation in Call Centers Worldwide

Teleperformance Interactive announced the selection of VoiceGenie's VoiceXML 2.0 certified platform, NeXusPoint, for a speech-driven customer automation program.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2004

voice robots Chooses teliSpeech

PARIS and HEIDELBERG - voice robots and telisma announce a worldwide retailer agreement.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2004

telisma Backs IBM's Reusable Components Initiative

telisma is offering its support for an initiative that represents an important step towards bringing speech technologies to mainstream developers.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2004

Gartner and OPUS Weigh in on the Scansoft Acquisitions

Analysts from Gartner and OPUS speak out about ScanSoft's announcement of separate agreements to acquire Phonetic Systems, Advanced Recognition Technologies (ART) and Rhetorical Systems for a total of $63.2 million.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2004

Vocent Password Reset Application Qualified for Deployment on VoiceGenie NeXusPoint 6.4 Platform

TORONTO and MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. - VoiceGenie Technologies Inc. and Vocent Solutions Inc. announced the integration of Vocent Password Reset with VoiceGenie's latest VoiceXML platform, NeXusPoint 6.4.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2004

Vocomo Releases VocomoVoice Studio

CUPERTINO, Calif. - Vocomo® Corporation announced the availability of VocomoVoice Studio: a desktop tool for development, testing, and debugging VoiceXML IVR applications.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2004

MERA Releases New Version of Session Controller

TORONTO - MERA releases new version of Session Controller based on carrier requests.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2004

Brooktrout and Comunycarse Partner to Develop the Voice and Speech Market in Spain and Portugal

NEEDHAM, Mass. - Brooktrout Technology, Inc. announced a partnership with Comunycarse as a Brooktrout Value Added Distributor (VAD) for Spain and Portugal.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2004

ScanSoft to Extend Speech Markets through Acquisitions of Phonetic Systems, ART and Rhetorical

PEABODY, Mass. - ScanSoft, Inc. announced a series of acquisitions that expand the company's speech capabilities and resources.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2004

KB Toys Selects Angel.com to Deliver Phone-Based Store Locator

MCLEAN, Va. - KB Toys selected Angel.com to develop and manage its toll-free phone number and application that provides consumers with store location information based on their zip code.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2004

ScanSoft Spends $100 Million on ART, Phonetic Systems

From HAARETZ International - ScanSoft will buy Phonetic, which employs 65 people, based on a market value of $80 million. Its investors have sunk in $50 million so far.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2004

Sensory Joins ARM Connected Community

SANTA CLARA, Calif. - Sensory, Inc. announced that it is a new member in the ARM® Connected Community.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2004

TeleData Technology Partners with Natural Speech Communication (NSC)

Teledata Technology has partnered with NSC to develop a range of messaging solutions based on automatic speech recognition (ASR) technology.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2004

U.S. Coast Guard Signs Agreement with Wizzard Software

Wizzard Software announced the signing of a licensing agreement with the U.S. Coast Guard.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2004

MacSpeech Releases AccountEdge ScriptPak

SALEM, N.H. - MacSpeech announces the release of its iListen ScriptPak for MYOB AccountEdge.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2004

Frost & Sullivan Honors Comverse Technology for Messaging Platform & Advanced Call Completion Services

PALO ALTO, Calif. - Frost & Sullivan has awarded Comverse Technology, Inc. with the 2004 Market Leadership Award.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2004

ScanSoft and Microsoft Sign Expanded Global Speech Technology Licensing Agreement

PEABODY, Mass., and REDMOND, Wash. - Microsoft selects ScanSoft text-to-speech technology for Microsoft server family of products and deepens collaboration.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2004

Spreadtrum Selects ART to Bring Voice Recognition to SC6600 GSM/GPRS Baseband Chipsets

Spreadtrum Communications selected the smARTspeak XG embedded speech interface from ART for its SC6600 family of GSM/GPRS baseband chipsets.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2004

SALA II Project Enables GSM Speech Database for telisma

telisma can now offer a new GSM speech database for South America that recognizes Portuguese and Spanish dialectal variants.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2004