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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

Voxware and LXE Create Alliance

ATLANTA, GA and PRINCETON, NJ - VoiceLogistics will be available on LXE's handheld wireless computer following the conclusion of beta testing.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2003

Genesys Names Chairman and CEO

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - Ad Nederlof to become chairman and Laurent Philonenko appointed president and CEO effective January 2004.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2003

Rhetorical Releases rVoice 4.2

EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND - Latest version of text-to-speech engine includes rVoice Studio, a graphical development tool used to create ActivePromptsTM.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2003

VoiceGenie Announces Partnerships with Elan, VoiceTrust

TORONTO, CANADA, MUNICH, GERMANY and TOULOUSE, FRANCE - Partnership with VoiceTrust created to deliver packaged speech applications for secure user authentication.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2003

Pronexus Announces VAR with Vocantas

OTTAWA, CANADA - Addition to value added reseller program will allow Pronexus to offer telephony automation solutions for customer service environments.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2003

Microsoft Speech Technologies Announce Updates to Beta Server and Development Kit

REDMOND, WA - New features and functionalities designed to meet customer needs for developing speech applications using the Microsoft® Speech Server and Microsoft Speech Application Software Development Kit.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2003

Voice Signal Solutions Available on Samsung Wireless Phone

OVERLAND PARK, KS - Voice-Activated Status incorporated into VI660 model to enable users to view and hear updates to signal strength and batter life using voice commands and voice input.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2003

Rhetorical Partners with Motorola on VIAMOTO Solution

EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND - Speech synthesis software will be provided for use with VIAMOTO, designed to allow users access to location-specific information on wireless devices.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2003

SER Solutions Donates to The Good Shepherd Alliance

DULLES, VA - SER to contribute $25,000 to the Loudoun Good Shepherd Alliance Emergency Homless Shelters.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2003

Aculab Announces Aculab Communications Exchange

MILTON KEYNES, ENGLAND - ACE is scheduled for February 17-20, 2004 in Hawaii.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2003

Swisscom Systems Licenses Voxpilot's Telecom Solution

DUBLIN, IRELAND and BERN, SWITZERLAND - Partnership will allow companies to deliver outsourced VoiceXML services to the Swiss market.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2003

iVoice Releases New Version of Speech Enabled Auto Attendant

MATAWAN, NJ - Version 3.2 uses a Telephone Application Program Interface, designed to allow integration of applications with different telephone private branch exchange systems.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2003

PhoneAnything Launches Web-over-phone Service

LONDON, ENGLAND - Service to allow visually impaired access to the Internet via the phone.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2003

Equivox Established as Stand-Alone Operating Entity

SHRIVENHAM, ENGLAND - Created from the Smart Voice product line of Domain Dynamics Ltd., Equivox produces embedded Speech Recognition and Voice Authentication products.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2003

MacSpeech Offers Free Exhibit Hall Pass to Macworld

SALEM, NH - VIP exhibit hall pass to Macworld, scheduled for January 6-9, 2004, will be given away with each iListen software package purchase while supplies last.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2003

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