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SpeechWorks Implementation at Credit Lyonnais

PARIS, FRANCE and BOSTON, MA - SpeechWorks International Inc. announced that its call routing application for Credit Lyonnais has serviced more than onemillion calls using SpeechWorks' speech recognition technology.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2003

VoiceGenie Launches New SpeechGenie VoiceXML Platform

TORONTO, CANADA - VoiceGenie Technologies Inc. announced the availability of a feature-extended release of SpeechGenie.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2003

Rhetorical Develops English/Spanish Voice

EDINGURGH, SCOTLAND - Rhetorical has created a new voice capable of switching between Spanish and U.S. English.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2003

Z-Tech and SpeechWorks Assisting Census Bureau with Data Collection

ROCKVILLE, MD and BOSTON, MA - The U.S. CensusBureau recently began testing Internet and phone-in options asalternative means of responding to the National Census.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

New Business Resources Launches Company

IPSWICH, MA - New Business Resources (NBR) announced the formal launch of the company, a collaborative ofindependent, industry analysts and consultants focused oncommunication technologies.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

ScanSoft and SpeechWorks to Merge

PEABODY and BOSTON, MA - ScanSoft Inc. and SpeechWorks International Inc. announced a definitive agreement for ScanSoft to purchase all of the outstanding common stock of SpeechWorks.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

Cindy Tiritilli Appointed as VoiceXML Forum's Program Manager

The VoiceXML Forum Board has beenworking with the management of the IEEE-ISTO to recast ISTO's support tobest meet the Forum's needs.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

Premier Cabs to Automate Telephone Booking Service

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - Premier Cabs has chosen VisibleVoiceto deliver an automated telephone taxi booking solution.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

SpeechWorks Secures New Patents for Speaker Verification Software

BOSTON, MA - SpeechWorks International Inc. announced that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has awarded the company two patents for new capabilities related to its SpeechSecure speaker verification software.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

InternetSpeech Introduces Version of netECHO for Elderly and Visually Impaired

SAN JOSE - InternetSpeech announced a special version of its Voice Internet technology, netECHO, suitable for the elderly, visually impaired/blind communities.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

Coral Announces the Launch of a Speech Recognition Solution

LONDON, UK - Coral announced the launch of a telephone-based speech recognition solution from SRC to handle high call volumes and eliminate lost calls from customers wishing to bet on the Martell Cognac Grand National on April 5.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

Voice Components and Vocomo Release Voice Email Solution

Voice Components and Vocomo Software announce general availability of the Voice Email Appliance.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

HTI Receives Dialog Designer Certification from Nuance

HTI Voice Solutions, in conjunction with Nuance, announced that Annie Clark Ferreira has been recognized as a Certified Dialog Designer.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

SpeechWorks Releases ETI-Eloquence SF

BOSTON, MA - SpeechWorks International Inc. introduced a new embedded TTS engine that offers voice output in 13 languages ith a reduced memory footprint of less than 90KB for one language.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

Turkish GSM Cellphone Manufacturer Chooses ART

ATLANTA, GA - ART Advanced Recognition Technologies Inc. announced the signing of its first agreement with RAKS Holding A.S., one of Turkey's largest industrial concerns.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

Globus Travel Selects Edify for CRM

SANTA CLARA, CA - Edify Corporation announced that it has been selected by Globus and Cosmos to implement a major upgrade of their customer service operations.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

Verascape Introduces VeraServ

DOWNERS GROVE, IL - Verascape announces the introduction of the VeraServ Call Push product.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

iVoice Unveils iVoice LITE 3.2

MATAWAN, NJ - iVoice Inc. announces iVoice LITE 3.2, the Virtual Communications Associate.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

Rhetorical Signs Agreement with Nortel Networks

EDINBURGH, UK - Rhetorical has signed a reseller agreement with Nortel Networks Periphonics, which will see Rhetorical's rVoice product sold alongside the Nortel Networks IVR platform as a total solution package.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

Philips Releases Speech SDK 3.1

VIENNA, AUSTRIA - Royal Philips Electronics released Speech SDK 3.1, a customizable software development kit for creating professional applications.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

Nuance Names New President and CEO

MENLO PARK, CA - Nuance announced that Charles Berger will join the company as president and chief executive officer.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

Loquendo and VRTVStudios Partner

PARIS, FRANCE and TURIN, ITALY - VRTVStudios and Loquendo announced a joint marketing agreement to deliver enhanced multimedia messaging and communication solutions to carriers.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

SEB Chooses Syntellect to Deploy Speech Recognition System

BERKSHIRE, UK - Syntellect Inc. announced that it has signed anagreement with SEB to design and implement an interactive voice responsesystem.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

Syntellect Launches New Version of Flagship Product

PHOENIX, AZ - Syntellect Inc. announced the release of version 4.1 of its flagship product Vista IMR (Interactive Media Response).
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

Elan Sayso Available on Mac OS X

TOULOUSE, FRANCE - Elan Speech announced the availability of its Sayso TTS technology on Mac OS X in several languages.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

iVoice Announces Enhancements for Artisoft TeleVantage Platform

MATAWAN, NJ - iVoice Inc. announced enhanced integration capabilities for its Speech Enabled Auto Attendant.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

FSTC and TouchPoint Consulting Launch Voice Authentication Study

BOSTON, MA and NEW YORK - TouchPoint Consulting andFSTC have launched independentresearch into consumer views on voice authentication.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

Entropy to Release Geometric Distance

JAPAN - Entropy Software Laboratory, a voice and image recognition technology company, is releasing a new solutuion to a conventional "wobble" problem.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

Shinko Shoji Group to Provide Telecom DSP Software to Japanese Market

MOSCOW, RUSSIA and TOKYO, JAPAN - SPIRIT Corp and Shinko Shoji Group signed a partnership agreement by which Shinko Shoji is to represent SPIRIT Corp in Japan with a range of communications DSP software for telecom and semiconductor Industries.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003