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Telisma, SVOX, D-Link and Voice Robots Launch Off-the-shelf Speech Server

ZURICH - D-Link, SVOX, voice robots and Telisma announce the launch of a Speech Server, a new voice platform for the enterprise market.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2002

iVoice Installs Store Locator IVR for Perfumania

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

IBM Licenses ScanSoft RealSpeak Text-to-Speech

PEABODY, MA - ScanSoft Inc. announced that IBM has selected ScanSoft RealSpeak text-to-speech to extend the language capabilities of the IBM WebSphere Voice Server.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2002

Vodafone Malta Launches Next-Generation Communications Services

ATLANTA, GA - Glenayre Technologies Inc. announced that Vodafone Malta has deployed its firstnext-generation messaging solution based on Glenayre's Versera Messagingplatform, Versera Unified Communications and Versera Voice Services suites.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2002

CheckFree Launches WebPay Service

ATLANTA, GA - CheckFree Corporation announced the general availability of the latest version of its CheckFree WebPay service.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2002

Parlance Includes Additional Functionality with Its NameConnector

MEDFORD, MA - Parlance Corporation announced the enhancementof its standard NameConnector Service offering.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2002

Loquendo TTS Integrated By InfoSpeech Into Services For Blind Users

TURINO, ITALY - Loquendo TTS will power services provided by ONCE - Spain's National Organization for the Blind - in the organization's educational centers for blind and visually impaired users located throughout the country.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2002

SPIRIT Releases New Version of its G.723.1

SPIRIT, the DSP software developer for TI platform in continental Europe, has released a new version of its G.723.1 vocoder algorithm for TI's TMS320C62x platform.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2002

Generic Spoken Vocabulary Command ETSI Standard Approved

After a strong Yes vote in the ETSI membership approval process(0% NO votes) an approved and published ETSI Standard, ES 202 076, nowupdated to version 1.1.2 (some typos corrected), is downloadable from the ETSIWeb.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2002

TEMIC Announces Opening of US Office in Farmington Hills, MI

FARMINGTON HILLS, MI - Temic SDS announces the opening of its US office in the Detroit area in Farmington Hills, Michigan.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2002

Broca Networks, Synavant Ally to Deploy Speech-Driven Call Reporting

Broca Networks and SYNAVANT have developed an alliance to launch a speech-driven voice call reporting service, branded SynVocall.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2002

Nuance Unveils Complete Speech Solutions Approach

Nuance unveiled new products and services aimed at increasing the business value of voice for customers worldwide.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2002

ART and SVOX Introduce Speech Interface for the Symbian Platform

ATLANTA, GA and ZURICH, SWITZERLAND - ART Advanced Recognition Technologies Inc. and SVOX AG announced the expansion of their existing cooperation with the launch of a new unified speech interface solution for use on the Symbian based platforms.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2002

Computer Talk Technology and SpeechWorks Support The Canadian National Institute for the Blind

TORONTO, ONTARIO - Computer Talk Technology Inc. has partnered with Boston-based SpeechWorks International Inc. to deliver a text-to-speech conversion program for The Canadian National Institute for the Blind Library, based in Toronto.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2002

Voice Partners Gives Consumer Brands a Voice Over the Phone

Experts in entertainment, advertising and speech recognition join forces to assist companies in delivering new conversational, voice-based services that allow consumers to interact directly with their brand over the phone.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2002

Loquendo TTS Powers Frequentis' ATIS System

TURIN, ITALY - Loquendo's text-to-speech engine has been chosen by Frequentis to power the ATIS (Automatic Terminal Information Service) systems they are creating for Deutsche Flugsicherung, the German Air Traffic Service Provider.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2002

Speech Recognition in Orion "Phone Home" Device Control System

A South Australian speech recognition software center, i2Net, has developed a voice controlled home system.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2002

Voice Web Solutions Introduces Advanced Speech Capabilities for Dreamweaver MX

Voice Web Studio accelerates the adoption of speech enabled documents and Web content by providing an integrated development environment directly within Dreamweaver MX.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2002

Edify & RAC Earn Kinetic Vision Award

SANTA CLARA, CA - Edify Corporation announced that its customer RAC Motoring Services has received the sixth annual Kinetic Information Vision Award for its implementation of Edify's multi-channel CRM platform.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2002

Genesys Achieves 152 Customer Wins in Q3

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - Genesys Telecommunications Laboratories Inc., a subsidiary of Alcate, announced it achieved 152 customer wins in the third quarter of 2003.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2002

Dspfactory's BelaSigna Processors Improve Sound Clarity in Portable Audio Devices

WATERLOO, ONTARIO - Dspfactory Ltd. launched the second generation of its BelaSigna chip.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2002

Comverse and Nuance Provide Voice Dialing Capability for AT&T Wireless

MENLO PARK, CA and WOODBURY, NY - AT&T Wireless subscribers are now able to dial #121 on their mobile phone, say the name of the person they want to reach, for example "call Mom at work," and be connected.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2002

IBM and Sharp Team on New Enterprise Linux Handheld

ARMONK, NY and OSAKA, JAPAN - IBM and Sharp Corporation announced that they will bring together IBM software and Sharp technologies in a Linux-based mobile solution that intends to make it easier for businesses to extend enterprise applications to mobile workers.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Nov 2002

NetByTel Adds VoiceXML 2.0, SMS Messaging and Outbound Calling

BOCA RATON, FL - NetByTel announced OpenVoice 3.0 that gives enterprise and government clients new ways to reduce operational costs, drive incremental revenue and improve customer satisfaction.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

SyberNet Develops Speech Recognition Application for Irish Market

GALWAY, IRELAND - SyberNet Ltd, the speech applications and services provider, is developing and selling speech recognition applications specifically tailored for the Irish market.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

Microsoft and Intervoice Create Sales, Marketing and Technology Alliance

REDMOND, WA and DALLAS, TX - Microsoft Corp. and Intervoice Inc. announced a strategic alliance that will make open, standards-based speech solutions more accessible to Web developers and enterprise customers.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

Vianto Releases E2Go

ANAHEIM, CA - Vialto Corporation announced E2Go 3.0 for Microsoft Exchange, a second-generation voice-driven application optimized for mobile business users.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

AKG Supplies Array Microphones For New Mercedes-Benz E-Class

WIEN, AUSTRIA - Since March 02, AKG has been shipping the array microphone for use in a mass produced automobile to Mercedes-Benz. The system generates optimized voice signals for the car phone and the voice control system.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

CVS Selects HTI for Contact Center Solution

HTI Voice Solutions has been selected by CVS to deliver multimedia contact center technology from Avaya .
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002