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Elan Sayso Reads News Reports for AFP

TOULOUSE, FRANCE - AFP, with its partners Atos Origin and A2PRL (Lagardere group), has recently launched a new Audiotel information service to provide access to the latest news reports.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2003

Sound Advantage Releases SANDi 3.0

IRVINE, CA - Leveraging its integrated communications software, Sound Advantage announces SANDi 3.0, a Virtual Communications Assistant (VCA).
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2003

Aspect Communications Obtains Microsoft .NET-Connected Certification

SAN JOSE, CA - Aspect Communications Corporation announced that the Aspect Enterprise Contact Server has been certified a .NET Connected Logo compliant application by Microsoft.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2003

Parlance Provides Hewitt Associates with Speech-activated Employee Directory

Parlance announced that Hewitt Associates is utilizing the NameConnector Service throughout its organization.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2003

SpeechWorks' Speechify Selected by Boeing

BOSTON, MA - SpeechWorks International Inc. announced that The Boeing Company has selected its Speechify TTS engine to support a portion of the on-board alert warning system in the next-generation AH-64D Apache Longbow multi-role combat helicopter.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2003

LIPSinc Co-Founder Launches New Venture

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC - Donovan Moxey,Ph.D, co-founder of LIPSinc, has recently founded a new company, InteractiveMultimedia Solutions Inc.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2003

iVoice Introduces New Feature to its Speech Recognition Solution

MATAWAN, NJ - iVoice Inc. announced a new feature to its Speech Enabled Auto Attendant that provides a virtual office for off-site employees.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2003

Glenayre Responds to BellSouth Infringement Suit

ATLANTA, GA - Glenayre Technologies Inc. responded toallegations by BellSouth that Glenayre infringed upon BellSouth's "PersonalNumber Communication System" patent.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2003

AlphaCell Licenses Speech Technologies from ART

CANNES, FRANCE - AlphaCell announces that it has signed a technology cooperation agreement with ART Advanced Recognition Technologies Inc.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2003

Kirusa Demonstrates Simultaneous Multimodality Operating on Wireless Handsets

CANNES, FRANCE - Kirusa announced a solution in mobile multimodal technology that will be demonstrated on the Orange SPV device at the 3GSM World Congress.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2003

IBM Global Services Israel To Implement Persay's Voice Verification

TEL AVIV, ISRAEL - Persay LTD announced that IBM Global Services Israel is to implement Persay FreeSpeech, Persay's speaker verification solution, in Bank Leumi, as a part of IBM's comprehensive call center solution.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2003

Right Seat Software Introduces Vox Proxy Version 2

GOLDEN, CO - Right Seat Software Inc. introduced Vox Proxy Version 2, an enhanced version of its Vox Proxy, 3D talking animated character software.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2003

Avaya Teams With Sun Microsystems to Provide New Platform

LAS VEGAS, NV - Avaya Inc. introduced Avaya Interactive Response, a configurable multi-media voice response system that enables companies to automate service functions.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2003

20/20 Speech Announces Commercial Take-up of Aurix tts Software

LONDON, ENGLAND - The latest product to incorporate Aurix tts software is "Wireless Logistix", a new job control, proof-of-delivery system from Wireless Delivered.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2003

VoiceXML Forum Endorses W3C's Release of VoiceXML 2.0

SAN DIEGO, CA - The Forum sees VoiceXML 2.0 as a stable standard for creating voice applications, providing a key building block for enabling multimodal interaction on the World Wide Web.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2003

Speaker Verification on Cusp of Infiltrating Mainstream Markets

SCOTTSDALE, AZ - Given the increasing number of passwords people are required to remember, and the expanding importance of security, demand for speaker verification technology is bound to increase, according to In- Stat/MDR.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2003

The Blackfoot Telecommunications Group Deploys Telelogue's Voice Directory Application to Automate Directory Assistance

ISELIN, NEW JERSEY - Telelogue announced that Blackfoot Telecommunications Group has launched Telelogue's Voice Directory Application (VDA) to provide 411 services to its subscribers with live operator services when needed.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2003

SVOX's TTS in Fonix VoiceDial 1.2

CANNES, FRANCE - Fonix Corporation and SVOX AG announce the availability of SVOX's embedded TTS for the Fonix VoiceDial solution for cellular handsets and wireless devices being demonstrated at the 3GSM World Congress.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2003

speechvantage Offers New VAR Program

HORSHAM, PA - speechvantage Inc. announcedthat it has launched its Value-Added Reseller (VAR) Program withagreements in place with several strategically-aligned technology andinfrastructure development companies.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2003

Moapa Valley Telephone Deploys Telelogue's Voice Directory Application

ISELIN, NJ - Telelogue announced that Moapa ValleyTelephone Company (MVTC) launched Telelogue's Voice Directory Assistance(VDA) to provide 411 services to its subscribers for all 140+ million U.S.residential, business and government directory listings.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2003

Angel.com Launches Transaction Voice Pages

MCLEAN, VA - Angel.com announced that it has launched a set of extensions to its patented, online, self-service platform.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2003

Lloyds TSB Uses Paperless Employee Share Sscheme Registration

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - Lloyds TSB Group plc has started operating a completely paperless employee share scheme by deploying a telephony speech recognition service from SRC.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2003

SandCherry Offers Web Services Interfaces

BOULDER, CO - SandCherry Inc. announced SoftServer Version 2.4 which adds Java and Web Services APIs to increase the accessibility of speech for Web applications.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2003

Swedish Banking Group SEB Chooses Syntellect

PHOENIX, AZ - Syntellect Inc. announced that it has signed an agreement with the Swedish banking group SEB to deploy a voice-driven employee PIN reset solution.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2003

Kurzweil Educational Rolls Out Professional Development Program

BEDFORD, MA - The PDP is a training program designed to help school districts and educators integrate Kurzweil 3000 into classrooms.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2003

Truancy Call Tackles School Truancy with TTS

EDINBURGH, UK - C3 and Rhetorical announced that text-to-speech systems developed by the two companies are being used by Truancy Call to tackle over 3000 cases of truancy from UK schools each day.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2003

NeoSpeech and Automation Intelligence Give Home Automation a Voice

AUSTIN, TX AND FREMONT, CA - Automation Intelligence announced it has selected NeoSpeech as its exclusive provider of voice systems for high-end homes.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2003

PPL Selects Nortel Networks Succession CSE 1000 for Converged, Voice Over IP Network

WASHINGTON, DC - PPL Corporation has chosen a VoIP solution from Nortel Networks as part of a plan to merge its voice and data networks.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2003

German Ministry of Justice Selects ScanSoft's Dragon NaturallySpeaking

STUTTGART, GERMANY and GENT, BELGIUM - ScanSoft Inc. announced that the ministry of justice of Baden-Wuerttemberg in Germany has selected ScanSoft's Dragon NaturallySpeaking XP Legal Edition for hundreds of courts to replace manual transcription with its automatic speech recognition solution.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2003