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Clarity Technologies Software Deployed in Telephony Products

TROY, MI - Two private label manufacturers are deploying traditional telephony products.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2004

Loquendo Presents New Male Voice Persona's Jorge and Jordi

TURIN, ITALY - Integrators are provided with life-like voices that can read dynamic data and prompts in bilingual voice applications.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2004

Loquendo Releases Portuguese Female Persona

TURIN, ITALY - Amàlia is Loquendo's latest addition to its group of text-to-speech offerings.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2004

Tampa Electric to Deploy Voice Platform from Genesys

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - Genesys voice platform allows Tampa Electric to direct customers to particular agents or departments based on real-time statistics, customer data, or pre-defined business rules.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2004

New Voq Phone by Sierra Wireless Incorporates ART Speech Technology

ATLANTA, GA - The smARTspeak NG software is designed to enable fast and easy call initiation and control of wireless devices.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2004

NSC and Metaphor Partner on Telephony Voice Driven Services

NEW YORK, NY and WELLESLEY, MA - Companies align to provide products and services needed to develop, deploy and maintain voice driven services.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2004

Countrywide Home Loans Improves Mortgage Process

MENLO PARK, CA - Countrywide deploys a voice automation solution to improve the mortgage application experience for its customers.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2004

Microsoft Announces New Partnerships

REDMOND, WA - The Speech Partner Program is designed for implementing speech solutions, deployment and integration services.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2004

SPIRIT Offers New Software Product RealDuplex For Hands Free Car Kits

MOSCOW, RUSSIA - RealDuplex speech recognition module enables implementation of voice-activated communication.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2004

Philips to Introduce Mobile Speech Recognition Solutions for Radiologists

VIENNA, ITALY - Radiologists will be able to dictate reports independent of their workstation, using mobile input devices.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2004

Voice Signal Refutes Patent Infringement Charges

WOBURN, MA - Voice Signal claims that after talks broke down, ScanSoft announced its lawsuit at a critical time to negatively impact Voice Signal's customer discussions.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2004

IKEA Uses Nortel Networks IVR technology in Central Europe

FRANKFURT, GERMANY - IKEA deploys IVR solution from Nortel Networks, a self-service platform that automates the transaction process conducted by contact center agents.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2004

Holdcom announces agreement with Oddcast

GLEN ROCK, NJ - The [V]Host suite of products provides functionality required by larger organizations as well as small to mid sized businesses.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2004

Wizzard Software Appoints Bruce Phifer

PITTSBURGH, PA -Former IBM business development executive will focus on creating new markets for the company's speech-based technologies.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2004

Ontario OneCall and Accu-Link Deploy Ticket Management 2.0

ENGLEWOOD, CO - Ticket Management 2.0 uses voice-recognition technology to simulate call agents allowing existing agents to be re-deployed.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2004

Brooktrout Releases Low-Density Version of Voice Platform

NEEDHAM, MA - The Brooktrout TR1000 is targeted at developers of enterprise voice applications.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2004

NextUp.com Announces Strategic Partnership with Cepstral

CLEMMONS, NC - NextUp.com will offer Cepstral's synthetic voices to consumers, educators and businesses as part of its TextAloud MP3 PC software.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2004

ScanSoft files patent suit against Voice Signal Technologies

PEABODY, MA - ScanSoft is seeking monetary damages for infringement regarding voice-activated dialing for mobile phones.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2004

Clarity Technologies Software Deployed in Telephony Products

TROY, MI - Two private label manufacturers are deploying traditional telephony products.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2004

Fonix Voice Interfaces Soon Available for PlayStation2

SALT LAKE CITY, UT- Fonix® Corp and Sony Entertainment implement voice commands without requiring large amounts of memory.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2004

SandCherry to Offer Pre-Packaged Voice Application for Vertical Industries

BOULDER, CO - Software is designed to allow small- and medium-sized enterprises to utilize speech-enabled services within medical, financial services, retail and utilities.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2004

Electronic Arts Licenses Fonix Speech Solutions

SALT LAKE CITY, UT - Fonix signs license agreement for voice command solutions for EA games with Electronic Arts.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2004

IBM releases CCXML, a Proposed Standard with the W3C

MIAMI FL - IBM announces availability of new speech software aimed at reducing the time of speech application development.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2004

MacSpeech Releases iLife 04 Voice Solution

SALEM, NH- The new ScriptPaks support iLife04 and adds over 250 voice commands for controlling aspects of GarageBand and iDVD.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2004

IVoice Files Additional Patent Application

MATAWAN, NJ - Methodology for Talking Prescription Bottle With Voice Instructions via Wireless Technology tells users what medication is inside and the proper dosage.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2004

Verizon Wireless Introduces Voice-Activated Phonebook

WOBURN, MA - Verizon Wireless recently implemented a Voice Activated Phonebook (VAP) provided by Voice Signal.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2004

Z-TEL To Launch Broadband Voice and Data services based on Cisco Systems

TAMPA, FL - Z-TEL to launch VoIP services to small and medium businesses and multiple dwelling units.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2004

SVOX Introduces Mobile Senior and Mobile Accessibility

ZURICH, SWITZERLAND - SVOX introduces mobile communication solutions that are speech enabled with TTS for senior citizens and the visually impaired.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2004

Aliant Selects Customer Contact Solution from Nortel Networks

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C - The IP customer contact solutions will allow call center agents remote office capabilities to respond quickly to customers.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2004