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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

Loquendo and Eicon Networks Sign a Partner Agreement

Loquendo and Eicon Networks Corporation announced that they have signed a partnership agreement.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2004

HTK and Habbo Launch Pay-by-Phone Online Gaming Solution

Sulake Canada Inc., creator of Habbo Hotel, the online community for teenagers has selected HTK for the launch of its operations in North America.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2004

Metaphor Teams Up with Genesys to Provide Speech IVR Solutions

Metaphor Solutions and Genesys Telecommunications Laboratories have formed a strategic relationship.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2004

Vocalocity Appoints New Positions to Lead OEM Software Business

ATLANTA, Ga. - Vocalocity announced that Tom Ray, has joined the company as senior vice president of sales and business development and Luis Gutierrez-Rocca has joined Vocalocity as vice president of finance and operations.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2004

Intervoice Announces Support for Microsoft Smarter Hospitality

From Hotels - Intervoice, Inc. announced its support for Microsoft's Smarter Hospitality initiative, a solutions framework for helping lodging and food service organizations improve how they interact with their guests while laying the groundwork for future innovations.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2004

Pronexus and CYGCOM Introduce ReadiVoIP

OTTAWA, Canada - Pronexus Inc. announced the availability of ReadiVoIP, the 'Rapid Enterprise Application Development in VoIP' starter kit.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2004

Knowles Acoustics Announces MEMS Based SMD Microphone

MUNICH, Germany - Knowles Acoustics has announced its new "Mini" series of SiSonic™ silicon microphones.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2004

One Voice for 75,000 Barclays Staff

London - Barclays selects voice recognition solution from Fluency and Energis.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2004

AGL Resources Extends Deployment of eQuality Software from Witness Systems

ATLANTA - AGL Resources, Inc. announced that it has extended the deployment of Witness Systems' eQuality® performance optimization software by adding Witness Systems' e-learning and compliance recording solutions.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2004

Circles Selects Empirix for Siebel Testing

LOS ANGELES - Circles announced that it has selected Empirix e-TEST™ suite to test the performance of its Siebel 7.5 customer relationship management (CRM) application prior to deployment.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2004