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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

PIKA Technologies Announces Linux Support

OTTAWA, CANADA - PIKA Technologies Inc. announced that their PIKA MonteCarlo SDK and MM-series digital- and analog-interface voice and fax cards will include support for Linux version 7.3.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

CSC Selects ScanSoft RealSpeak

PEABODY, MA - ScanSoft Inc. announced that Computer Sciences Corporation is using ScanSoft RealSpeak as the synthesized voice for the Maryland State Highway Administration's traffic information system.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

Voxware Appoints New Marketing Vice President

PRINCETON, NJ - Voxware Inc. announced the appointment of Stephen Gerrard as vice president of marketing.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

MCI Moves IBM Technology into its "Neighborhood"

ARMONK, NY - IBM announced that its technology would power the voice mail infrastructure for MCI's nationwide, all-distance phone service, The Neighborhood.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

iVoice Introduces New Voice Dialing Capabilities

MATAWAN, NJ - iVoice Inc. announced a new hands-free feature to its Speech Enabled Auto Attendant that allows an outbound caller the ability to speak the number they wish to dial.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

Read-aloud Software Implemented for Grade 10 MCAS

MALDEN, MA - Students with reading and learning disabilities will have the option of using a new "read-aloud" software to aid them in taking this year's Grade 10 MCAS exam.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

NetXentry Enhances Management Team

PHILADELPHIA, PA - NetXentry LLC announced that it has expanded its management team with the addition of Richard Liebman, who has been appointed chief executive officer.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

Emkay's SiSonic Microphone Designed in Neonode's Mobile Phone

BURGESS HILL, ENGLAND - Emkay Innovative Products has been working closely with Neonode in Sweden, and announces that Neonode's N1 mobilephone features Emkay's SiSonic silicon microphone.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

Psytechnics Offers a Solution to Speech Recognition Hang-ups

SAN JOSE, CA - Widespread acceptance of speech recognition systems could be impeded by poor cell phone voice quality, Psytechnics has identified.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

Aculab's Prosody to Support Nuance Voice Platform

MILTON KEYNES, UK - At V-World this month, Aculab will demonstrate its Prosody digital signal processor (DSP) resource card, which is integrated with the Nuance Voice Platform (NVP).
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

VocaLabs Enhances Service Offerings

EDEN PRAIRIE, MN - Vocal Laboratories has created a new prototyping tool for VocaLabs surveys.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

Rhetorical looks to bright future with Orange

EDINBURGH, U K - Rhetorical has been revealed as one of the core technology providers behind innovative voice services from Orange, the UK's most popular mobile phone service provider. In a move which highlights the growing importance of text-to-speech technology and the ability to support a major brand, Orange will use the technology to keep customers up-to-date with news, sport and regional weather across the UK.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

Vocollect and IDS Chosen by Zanios Foods

PITTSBURGH, PA and OMAHA, NE - Zanios turned to Integrated Distribution Solutions L.L.C. (IDS) and Vocollect for a warehouse system combining voice with the warehouse management technology tailored to the food distribution industry.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

Assurland Chooses Voxpilot for Telephone-based Insurance Service

PARIS, FRANCE and DUBLIN, IRELAND - The French insurance marketplace Assurland has launched a new, telephone-based service together with Voxpilot to allow its clients to get home insurance quotes over the phone.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

SpeechWorks Announces SpeakFreely 2.0

BOSTON, MA - SpeechWorks International Inc. announced the immediate availability of its SpeakFreely 2.0 natural language speech solution.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003