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CIBC Introduces Audio Access ABMs

TORONTO, CANADA - CIBC announced the introduction of Audio Access ABM (automated banking machine) service as part of plans for improving access to and upgrading of its network of ABMs across the country.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

Texte et Relief's Ugo Reads Out Loud with Elan Sayso; Idylic Has Chosen Elan Sayso

FRANCE - Texte et Relief, a provider of reading aid solutions for the visually impaired, has added Elan's high quality text-to-speech, Elan Sayso, to Ugo, its latest reading solution.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

SVOX Introduces Concatenative Text-to-Speech for Symbian OS

ZURICH, SWITZERLAND - With SVOX Mobile, the embedded product line for mobile phones, SVOX launches the concatenative text-to-speech for the Symbian OS.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

ART's Name-Dialing Solution Enabled On QUALCOMM Chipsets

ATLANTA, GA - ART Advanced Recognition Technologies Inc. (ART) announced an agreement with QUALCOMM Incorporated for ART to port its smARTspeak XG software to QUALCOMM's family of CDMA Mobile Station Modem (MSM) chipsets.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

Aspect Enterprise Contact Server Selected by Sabre

SAN JOSE, CA - Aspect Communications Corporation announced that the AspectEnterprise Contact Server has been selected by Sabre, the traveltechnology, distribution and marketing services provider.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

Atos Origin Incorporates Telisma's Carrier-grade Speech Technologies

PARIS, FRANCE - Atos Origin, an IT services firms in Europe, and Telisma, a European developer of speech technologies for telecommunications, announce that they have signed a commercial and technical agreement to target businesses and telecommunications firms.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

Loquendo TTS Introduces Catalan

TORINO, ITALY - Her name is Monserrat; she is the latest addition to Loquendo TTS - and Loquendo's first Catalan persona.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

Expresiv Technologies Announces Expresive Enterprise/MD Edition

Expresiv Technologies announced availability of the Expresiv Enterprise / MD product suite.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

D-Link and SVOX Launch Speech Server

ZURICH, SWITZERLAND - D-Link is launching its Speech Server together with SVOX.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

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