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Jody McStravick Joins Telisma as Customer Services Director

PARIS, FRANCE - Telisma announced the appointment of Jody McStravick as its customer services director. He will manage lead training, professional services, customer services and the pre-sales phase.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

LocusDialog Parnters with NACR; LocusDialog Teams Up With NEC Business Network Solutions

MONTREAL, CANADA - LocusDialog announces anagreement with North American Communications Resources (NACR) to marketand distribute its LocusDialogSTS suite of speech telephony solutions.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2002

InterVoice-Brite Shareholders Approve Company Name Change to Intervoice

DALLAS, TX - InterVoice-Brite Inc. announced it received shareholders' approval to change its corporate name to Intervoice Inc.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2002

Chesterton Completes Digital Dictation Pilot

LONDON, UK - Property firm Chesterton's Glasgow office has completed a six month pilot and is investigating further roll out of a digital dictation workflow solution from SRC.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2002

Corporate Express Plans to Install Automated Order Fulfillment Systems

GRAND RAPIDS, MI - Corporate Express announced plans to rollout automated order fulfillment systems featuring voice picking technology in 22 distribution centers by the end of 2002.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2002

WAMU in Washington D.C. Highlights Voice Recognition

The difference between "ice cream" and "I scream" is just one challenge for voice recognition technology. A Tech Tuesday look at capturing the spoken word, and its effect on everything from worker productivity to homeland defense.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2002

InfoTalk and Temasek Polytechnic, Singapore to Jointly Establish Speech Technology Laboratory

SINGAPORE and HONG KONG - InfoTalk Corporation and Temasek Polytechnic signed a memorandum of understanding that both parties will jointly develop a speech technology laboratory in Temasek Polytechnic.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2002

AllVoice and IBM Enter into a License Agreement

NEWTON ABBOT, England - AllVoice Computing PLC and IBM Corporation have entered into a licence agreement with regard to certain voice recognition software.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2002

IBM Releases New Version of ViaVoice for Windows 10

IBM launched its newest voice recognition software for Microsoft Windows: ViaVoice for Windows Release 10 Pro USB Edition.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2002

PIKA Technologies and SpeechWorks Deliver Speech Technology to Telephony Developers

OTTAWA, CANADA - PIKA Technologies Inc. announced a marketing agreement with SpeechWorks to help telephony developers bring speech-driven solutions to market.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2002

Nuance Names Rod Hamlin Senior Vice President of Sales

MENLO PARK, CA - Nuance announced the appointment of Rod Hamlin to the position of senior vice president of sales. Hamlin will be responsible for managing the company's worldwide sales and professional services organizations.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2002

Babel's Embedded Technology Helps the Disabled to Read; Babel and Ezos Sign Agreement

Babel Technologies announced that PocketBabil, its Text-To-Speech (TTS) synthesizer technology, has been implemented in the new Dutch-language version of WizCom Technologies' Reading Pen II.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2002

GL Communications Incorporates NMS Communications' Latest Platforms

FRAMINGHAM, MA - GL Communications Inc. has selected platforms from NMS Communications as the basis for its new network test equipment used by global carriers and network equipment providers worldwide including Cisco, Nortel Networks and AT&T.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2002

Conversay and Global Keystone Announce Strategic Alliance

REDMOND, WA - Conversay announced that it has formed a strategic alliance with Global Keystone to jointly develop a PDA/Smart Phone voice-enabled Conversation Forms Automation (CFA) for hands-free use by doctors and nurses.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2002

Elan Sayso Gets the Part for Lucy's Voice; Elan Speech Gets Elix's Platform IVS Talking

TOULOUSE, FRANCE - Davi Interactive has chosen Elan Sayso TTS to speech-enable Lucy, one of their virtual hostesses.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2002

Navigation Technologies Powers VisuAide's Navigation Tools for Visually Impaired

CHICAGO, IL - Navigation Technologies announced that VisuAide will develop avoice-enabled navigation application using NAVTECH digital map data.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2002

ABN AMRO Services Company To Enhance Its CashPro Web Information Delivery Platform

CHICAGO, IL - ABN AMRO Services Company Inc. announced that it will use Centerpost Corporation's SmartDeliverySMsolution to develop a multi-channel notification service.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2002

Nuance Unveils Vocalizer 2.0 for U.K. English

MENLO PARK, CA - Nuance introduced Nuance Vocalizer 2.0 text-to-speech (TTS) software for U.K. English, designed to simplify the development of voice-enabled applications.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2002

Poly Information and NSC Declare Partnership

RISHON LE-ZION, ISRAEL - Poly Information and NSC today announced an engineering and marketing partnership. The combined solution allows for a mass-market, voice-only communication solution.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2002

Clarity Engages Tokyo Company; Clarity Deploys Clarity Labs For Customers

TROY, MI - Clarity LLC announced that it has engaged AMSC in Tokyo to extend its selling and marketing efforts in Japan, where many of the top consumer electronics companies in the world are based.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2002

Vocera Communications Unveils Wearable, Instant Voice Communications Application

LA JOLLA, CA - Vocera Communications Inc. announced availability of its new wireless application, the Vocera Communications System, that enables instant voice communication for in-building mobile personnel.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2002

E*TRADE Uses InfoTalk's Technologies to Build Voice Platform

HONG KONG - InfoTalk Corporation announced that E*TRADE has deployed InfoTalk's VoiceXML and speech technologies as the foundation of the newly launched Stock Information and Trading Platform.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2002

Net Mobile Deploys PipeBeach VoiceXML Platform for Mobile Entertainment Services

STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN and DUSSELDORF, GERMANY - PipeBeach announced that net mobile AG has deployed the PipeBeach speechWebplatform to provide a suite of mobile entertainment services includingKaraoke Mailbox, Mailbox Messages and Mobile Greeting to German mobile operators.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2002

iVoice Offers Monthly Payment Plans for Speech Recognition Solutions

MATAWAN, NJ - iVoice Inc. announced the availability of speech recognition at monthly payment prices.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2002

Ascent Computing Group Expands Sales Team

WHITE PLAINS, NY - Ascent Computing Group announced Ross DiBella as Director of Sales.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2002

Parlance Announces the Availability of NameConnector Service Status Reports

Parlance announced the availability of up-to-date NameConnector Service status reports to all customers.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2002

Pannone & Partners Moves to SRC for Digital Dictation Solution

Pannone & Partners has become the latest law firm to implement a digital dictation workflow and speech recognition solution from SRC. In the initial phase, the technology is being rolled out to 96 staff in the firm's Personal Injury department.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2002

Acclaim Telecom Added as Syntellect Reseller

PHOENIX, AZ - Syntellect Inc. announced that it has entered into a distribution agreement with AcclaimTelecom Services Inc.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2002

Aumtech and Philips Collaborate to Provide JetBlue Airways with Speech-Activated Flight Information System

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ, DALLAS, TX and NEW YORK CITY - Aumtech Inc. and Philips Electronics' speech processing business unit have partnered to provide JetBlue Airways' clientele with a voice-enabled option to its flight information system.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2002