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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

ATX Unveils Voice-Activated Vehicle Owners' Manual

ATX unveiled an electronic vehicle owner's manual (or e-owner's manual) to provide drivers access to their vehicle's manual as the vehicle is moving.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

Sykes and NetByTel Announce Reseller Agreement

BOCA RATON, FL - Sykes Enterprises Incorporated has chosen to add NetByTel's automated speech recognition solutions to SYKES' existing Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) services and solutions.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

Brooktrout Technology Offers Access Program for Voice and Fax Products

NEEDHAM, MA - Brooktrout Technology Inc. announced its Early Access program, providing developers a jump start on development on Brooktrout's products.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

BeVocal Announces Hosting Lite

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA - BeVocal announced availability of a "Hosting Lite" service for companies interested in small-scale deployments of voice-enabled applications.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

Ladbrokes Raises the Stakes for the Martell Grand National

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - VeCommerce Limited has announced thatLadbrokes has launched the second phase of its VeBet-based,voice-enabled wagering system.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

BayPackets Announces New VP of Marketing

FREMONT, CA - BayPackets Inc. announced that it has appointed Amol Joshi as vice president of marketing.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

Voice-enabled Interactive Quiz from Saffron Interactive

LONDON, ENGLAND AND DUBLIN, IRELAND - Saffron and Voxpilot Ltd. have teamed up with the goal of helping Comic Relief raise £10,000 for some of the poor and vulnerable people in Africa and the UK.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

NeoSpeech Announces VoiceText 2.0

FREMONT, CA - NeoSpeech announced the availability of VoiceText 2.0, advanced Text-to-Speech (TTS) software that generates voices from text input.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

ScanSoft and IBM to Expand Server, Embedded and Desktop Speech Offerings

PEABODY, MA - ScanSoft Inc. announced a set of agreements with IBM through which the companies will extend speech technology and applications across enterprise, desktop and multimodal environments.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

Quadfore Introduces Application Development and Execution Tools

BOCA RATON, FL - Quadfore Corporation Inc. announced the introduction of Quadfore's Voice Application Builder (Q-Builder) and Quadfore's Voice Application Server (Q-Server).
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

ART Chosen by Siemens for New Fashion Phone- Xelibri 3

ATLANTA, GA - ART Advanced Recognition Technologies Inc. announced its first cooperation with Xelibri, the new fashion accessory division created by Siemens.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

Microsoft Releases SALT-based Sample Applications

REDMOND, WA - Microsoft Corp. announced the release of two sample applications designed to educate and demonstrate how Web developers can more easily add SALT-based speech technologies into Web applications.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

NextiraOne and Elix Sign Services Agreement

MONTREAL, QUEBEC - NextiraOne LLC and Elix announceda service relationship in the contact center space.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

20/20 Speech's Two-way Speech Interface Tool Available Online

LONDON, UK - 20/20 Speech announces that its two-way speech interface tool, Aurix(r)activator, is available on Handango's Web site.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

Loquendo Technology Powers QualiLife's Solutions

TURIN, ITALY - Loquendo and QualiLife announced an agreement for the integration of Loquendo's multilingual speech technologies into a range of solutions.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

Syntellect Introduces New Speech Recognition Business Solution Module

PHOENIX, AZ - Syntellect Inc. announced that its VistaVoicePasssolution module is available for general distribution.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

Language and Computing Launches TeSSI

PHILADELPHIA, PA - Language and Computing announced the launch of "TeSSI for Healthcare and Life Sciences", its product suite for semantic processing of unstructured information within healthcare and life sciences environments.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

Wizzard Software Announces Plans To Streamline Government Business Relationships

PITTSBURGH, PA - Wizzard Software announced that it plans to file for a GSA IT Schedule contract with the General Services Administration due to a recent increase in Government and Military interest in the Company's products and services.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

NSC Declares a New Pricing Model for Speech Recognition

ISRAEL - NSC, Natural Speech Communication Ltd., declares a new pricing model - selling ASR boards instead of ASR channels.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

Genesys Again Named CTI Market Leader

Genesys Telecommunications Laboratories announced that its market leadership in a number of customer service and contact center software categories has been validated by market research firm Frost & Sullivan.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003

Expedia Deploys Speech-Enabled Customer Service Line

MENLO PARK, CA - Nuance announced that Expedia has voice-enabled its 1-800-EXPEDIA customer care line using Nuance speech recognition software.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2003