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Phonetic Systems Wins the "Most Innovative Solution" Award at SpeechTEK

BEDFORD, MA and HELSINKI, FINLAND - Phonetic Systems announced that their completelyvoice automated directory assistance deployment with Fonecta (Finland) wasawarded to be the most innovative solution brought to the marketplace by thereaders of Speech Technology Magazine at the annual SpeechTEK event in NewYork.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2002

Voice Signal Develops Speech Solution for Nokia Smartphone

Voice Signal Technologies and Nokia demonstrated Voice Signal's multilingual speech solution for Nokia's Series 60 smartphone platform.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2002

Weblicon and Voxpilot Form Partnership

DUBLIN, IRELAND and BERLIN, GERMANY - Weblicon and Voxpilot have teamed up to make Weblicon's multilingual communications solutions available all over Europe.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2002

Elix Integrates VoiceXML into Its Interactive Voice Response Platform

MONTREAL, QUEBEC - Elix announces that Elix IVS for Windows 2000, itsinteractive voice response platform, now supports VXML 2.0.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2002

SpeechWorks Customers Reach New Call Volume Milestones with Speech

BOSTON, MA - SpeechWorks International Inc. announced twenty of its customers have achieved and in many cases surpassed a new milestone; servicing over one million calls with their speech recognition systems.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2002

Fast-Talk and VorTecs Offer Call Centers Audio Search Capabilities

ATLANTA, Ga. - Fast-Talk announced a licensing agreement with VorTecs. VorTecs has integrated Fast-Talk's phonetic search engine into its Spot It! and Mine It! software applications.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2002

Glenayre Completes Move of Messaging Suite to Intel And Linux-Based Platforms

ATLANTA, GA - Glenayre Technologies Inc. announced plans to move its complete Versera Solution portfolio to Intel and Linux-based solution platforms.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2002

Intervoice Signs Managed Services Contract

DALLAS, TX - Intervoice Inc. announced a channel partnership with Precision Response Corporation to flexibly deliver and manage voice applications to PRC's customer base.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2002

The U.S. District Court of Florida to Implement SpeechWorks Speaker Verification

Frank Solutions has been selected by the U.S. District Court in South Florida to provide the TelePath Voice Recognition platform for its Parolee and Probation Division.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2002

Rhetorical Selected to Provide Voice Synthesis For Air Traffic Control Program

BOSTON, MA and MONTREAL, CANADA - Rhetorical announced that Adacel Inc. has licensed its rVoice text-to-speech technology for several air traffic control training programs.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2002

iVoice Installs Dealer Locator IVR for Cellular Network Communications Group

MATAWAN, NJ - iVoice Inc. announced the installation of an Interactive Voice Response (IVR) Store Locator system for Cellular Network Communications Group.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2002

Wavemakers Announces Telematics Collaboration

VANCOUVER, BC - Wavemakers Inc. announced its collaboration with Johnson Controls on the company's BlueConnect telematics system.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2002

United States Postal Service Enters into Contract with Wizzard

PITTSBURGH, PA - Wizzard Software announced that it has been awarded a speech recognition software development contract by the United States Postal Service (USPS) to participate in their Bank Secrecy Act initiative.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2002

SPIRIT Announces New Vocoders

MOSCOW, RUSSIA - SPIRIT offers new 1000 bps and 2000 bps proprietary vocoders, closely related to SPIRIT's 1200 bps and 2400 bps vocoder algorithms.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2002

Brooktrout Technology, Loquendo and Netcom Team up to Deliver Speech-Enabled Applications; Brooktrout Technology and Philips Speech Processing Partner

NEW YORK, NY - Loquendo TTS text-to-speech software and Loquendo ASR automatic speechrecognition software has been integrated by Netcom on Brooktrout's TR1000media resource platform.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2002

Language and Computing New Appointments Support Expansion

ZONNEGEM, BELGIUM and PHILADELPHIA, PA - Language and Computing (L&C) announced new key appointments to support the further expansion of its worldwide activities.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2002

Speaker Verification for SAS Employees

Scandinavian IT Group and Voice Provider have developed a speech recognition service for internal verification and password handling for SAS, which aims to increase security and at the same time reduce the costs when members of staff have forgotten their passwords.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2002

Ectaco Reports Development and Supply of Localization Software Series

NEW YORK, NY - Ectaco Inc. and Toshiba Europe haveentered into a collaboration agreement. In accordance with the agreementEctaco Development Center has created a series of localization software -Ectaco Language Support for Toshiba Pocket PCs e310 and e740.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2002

LumenVox Releases SRE v3.0 for Linux

SAN DIEGO, CA - LumenVox announced their new SpeechRecognition Engine (SRE) v3.0 for Linux, continuing their multi-platformsupport of advanced speech recognition technology.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2002

MobiVoice Enhances BlackBerry PDA for Special Voice Applications

ROCKVILLE, MARYLAND - Cybernetics InfoTech Inc. (CYBIT) announced the availability of its MobiVoice enhancement for the RIM BlackBerry PDA to serve special vertical markets.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2002

United Airlines Japan and SpeechWorks Deploy Bilingual Speech-enabled Flight Information Service

TOKYO, JAPAN - United Airlines and SpeechWorks Japan K.K. announced the deployment of a new speech-enabled service that offers United Airlines customers access to flight information through a toll-free number.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2002

Eckoh Technologies and BT Create Exclusive Alliance

UNITED KINGDOM - Eckoh Technologies plc ("Eckoh") and BT announced the formation of an exclusivealliance to provide BT's customers with advanced speech recognitiontechnology.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2002

Rapid Deployment of Multimodal Speech Applications with the StarRec Dialog Development System

ULM, GERMANY - The StarRec Dialog Development System (DDS) is a development kit for the implementation and testing of speech dialog applications for each type of run-time platform.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2002

Verizon Wireless to License HeyAnita Voice Technology

BEDMINSTER, NJ and LOS ANGELES, CA - Verizon Wireless has licensed technology from HeyAnita to support Voice Gear, Verizon Wireless' suite of voice-enabled services that include voice-activated dialing, voice browsing and corporate e-mail browsing.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2002

Verascape Launches VeraServ 2.0 VXML Platform

Verascape announced the release of VeraServ 2.0, the latest version of its VoiceXML speech platform. It has been enhanced to offer further benefits to enterprise customers, service providers and voice ASPs.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2002

Real-Time Monitoring of Election Day Activities Nationwide

VoterLink Data Systems is using Convergys' advanced speech recognition (ASR) solution aspart of VoterLink's Vote411.net, a speech-enabled Web site designed to helpt he Democratic National Committee (DNC) capture and monitor information about Election Day voter turnout and possible voting irregularities nationwide.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2002

Interactive Intelligence, Loquendo Sign OEM Agreement

An original equipment manufacturer agreement was signed this week that enables Interactive Intelligence to integrate Loquendo's multi-lingual text-to-speech engine into its customer interaction management software for contact centers and enterprises.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2002

VeCommerce Announces Contract with the Woodbine Entertainment Group

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - VeCommerce Limited has announced that it has been awarded a contract to provide its e-commerce solutions to Canada's Woodbine Entertainment Group.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2002

Kurzweil Educational to Offer Customizable Test-Taking Technology

BEDFORD, MA - Kurzweil Educational Systems, developer of reading technology products for individuals with learning and visual disabilities, announced the new Kurzweil 3000 Version 7.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2002