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Clarity's CVC Technology Selected by Hong Kong-Based BIA

TROY, MI - Clarity LLC announced that BIA Technology Limited has licensed Clarity's CVC (Clear Voice Capture) software technology for its Bluetooth hands-free kit system for the automobile.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

Aspect Software Implimented By Canadian Courier

SAN JOSE, CA - Aspect Communications Corporation announced that PurolatorCourier Ltd. has implemented Aspect eWorkforce Managementsoftware at three networked contact centers handling 45,000 calls daily.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

Amtrak Completes Strategic Nationwide Roll Out for 1.800.USA RAIL

BOCA RATON, FL - Guests calling into Amtrak's 1.800.USA.RAIL reservation line are voicing their approval for the passenger rail's customer service agent named "Julie".
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

SpeechWorks Congratulates Winners of 3rd Annual Best Practices Competition

BOCA RATON, FL - At its annual international user conference, SpeechWorks International Inc. announced Amtrak, National Weather Service (NWS) and Singapore Post (SingPost) as the winners of its annual SpeechWorks Here Best Practices Competition.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

New CEO Named for Babel-Infovox

Babel Technologies has named the former manager of ScanSoft Sweden, Lars-Erik Larsson, has joined Babel Technologies as CEO of Babel Infovox.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

Intel and Microsoft Collaborate on Development of Speech-Enabled Web Solutions

ORLANDO, FL - Intel Corp. and Microsoft Corp. announced that the two companies are developing enabling technologies and a reference design for the deployment of speech-enabled Web solutions in the enterprise based on the Speech Applications Language Tags (SALT) specification.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

SpeechWorks Selects LocusDialogSTS Platform for SpeechSite 3.0 Auto-Attendant Solution

BOSTON, MA - SpeechWorks International Inc. announced the availability of SpeechSite 3.0 auto-attendant as a complete, packaged solution powered by LocusDialog.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

Glenayre Announces General Availability of Versera Voice Services

ATLANTA - Glenayre Technologies, Inc. announced general availability of its Versera Voice Services suite.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

Rhetoric Launches rVoice 4.0

Rhetorical announced the launch of rVoice4.0TM at the SpeechTEK Exposition and Conference.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

Nuance and Huawei Join Forces to Deliver Voice Portal

MENLO PARK, CA & HONG KONG - Nuance announced that the company's speech recognition software has been selected for China Netcom's Voice Portal.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

Pronexus VBVoice 5.0 Integrates Support for Aculab's Prosody and IP Telephony Cards

New York & Ottawa - Pronexus Inc. announced the integrated support for Aculab Prosody and Aculab IP telephony PCI cards in the latest release of VBVoice 5.0.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

Newfound Communications Selects Phonetic Systems for Voice-Searchin Email

Newfound Communications, a provider of Advanced Grammar Management Technologies, today announced that it is using technology from Phonetic Systems, the leading provider of speech solutions for large or highly dynamic databases, for fast, cost-efficient, high-performance remote speech access to corporate email.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

Kirusa and Internet Systems Sign System Integrator and VAR Agreement

MADRID, SPAIN and BERKELY HEIGHTS, NJ - Kirusa, a developer and licensor of multimodal wireless platforms, has teamed up with Internet Systems, an integrator in the Spanish and Portuguese markets, to deliver Kirusa's multimodal platform to mobile operators and enterprises in Spain and Portugal.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

ScanSoft Releases ASR-3200

PEABODY, MA - ScanSoft Inc. unveiled the ASR-3200, a scalable speech recognition engine for adding voice control capabilities to automotive, mobile and PC applications.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

Elmo-Tech & Persay Cooperate to Develop a Voice Verification Product for the Corrections Market

TEL-AVIV, ISREAL - Elmo-Tech Ltd. and Persay reveal thatPersay's advanced voice authentication solution, Orpheus, will be integrated into Elmo-Tech'smonitoring platform.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

VoiceVault Signs Reseller Agreement with VAS

Voicevault a has signed a reseller agreement and formed an alliance with VAS (Voice Application Specialists) International.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

Commodio Announces Voice Mouse

New York, NY - Commodio Inc. announced Voice Mouse at SpeechTEK 2002 in New York.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

HeyAnita Launches Operations in Europe

LOS ANGELES, CA - In addition to existing offices and development centers in the United States, India and South Korea, this expansion will support HeyAnita's international initiatives.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

SpeechWorks and Intervoice Celebrate More Than 100 Jointly Deployed Speech Solutions

ORLANDO, FL - SpeechWorks and Intervoice are celebrating more than 100 jointly deployed speech solutions at InterActions, Intervoice's annual education and industry forum held in Orlando, Florida.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

HomeSeer Technologies and Acoustic Magic Announce Partnership

SUDBURY, MA - HomeSeer Technologies LLC has begun marketing the Voice Tracker Microphone, which enables voice interaction with HomeSeer's home automation software from ranges of 20 feet or more.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

Chelston Using PIKA Cards With Their New VoiceXML-enabled Telephony Platform

OTTAWA, CANADA - Chelston Call Systems Ltd., a UK-based telephony developer, is one of the first of PIKA Technologies' customers to use PIKA hardware and software with a VoiceXML-enabled computer telephony platform.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

NeoSpeech Tool Helps ESL Students with English

Magic English Plus is an English as a Second Language learning application that runs on personal computers.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

ScanSoft to Acquire Philips Speech Processing Business Units

PEABODY, MA and AMSTERDAM, THE NETHERLANDS - ScanSoft Inc. and Royal Philips Electronics announced that the companies have signed a definitive agreement whereby ScanSoft will acquire the Philips Speech Processing Telephony and Voice Control business units, and related intellectual property.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

Aculab Launches its First Speaker Verification Software

MILTON KEYNES, UK - Speechprocessing specialist Aculab is entering the biometrics arena with thelaunch of its own speaker verification and identification (SVI) software atSpeechTEK 2002.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

ART Joins Symbian's Platinum Partner Program

ISRAEL - ART Advanced Recognition Technologies Inc., developer in natural Human Interface technologies announces that it has joined Symbian's Platinum Partner Program.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

LumenVox Announces Version 3.0 at SpeechTek 2002

SAN DIEGO, CA - LumenVox will be announcing Version 3.0 of their Speech Driven Information System (SDIS) and Speech Recognition Engine (SRE) at SpeechTek 2002, in New York City from October 29th through October 31st.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

SpeechWorks Introduces OpenSpeech MediaServer; SpeechWorks Expands Voice Offerings for Speechify

BOCA RATON, FL - SpeechWorks International Inc. announced the availability of its OpenSpeech MediaServer, expanding the range of deployment options for its OpenSpeech Recognizer speech recognition engine.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

LocusDialog Provides Speech Telephony Solution to Single-Campus Community College

MONTREAL, CANADA - LocusDialog announcedthe deployment of its LocusDialogSTS system to answer calls to Collegeof DuPage's main phone number in Glen Ellyn, Illinois.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

Aculab to Unveil Latest Text-to-Speech Software

Aculab, a provider of enabling technology for the communications market, will unveil and demonstrate at SpeechTek 2002, the latest version of its host based text to speech (TTS) software.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002