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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

Telephonetics Appoints Convergent Systems as a Reseller

Telephonetics has appointed Convergent Systems as an approved reseller. Convergent Systems will initially focus on selling Telephonetics' new virtual operator system, the ContactPortal, into the SME and contact center markets.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2002

US Cellular and Glenayre Partner on Messaging Solution Platform

ATLANTA, GA and CHICAGO, IL - Glenayre Technologies Inc. sold its 1500th MVP(R) (Modular Voice Processor) messaging platform to U.S. Cellular (Amex: USM), the nation's eighth largest wireless service provider.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2002

NMS Communications and ICR Group Increase Call Center Efficiency

FRAMINGHAM, MA - NMS Communications and ICR Group have forged a relationship to assist the delivery of ICR Group's new generation of automated customer interaction solutions, PCid.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2002

Clarity Partners With Innovision Design

TROY, MI - Clarity LLC announced its strategic marketing partnership with Texas-based engineering services company Innovision Design Inc.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2002

SandCherry and Vicorp Sign OEM Agreement

BOULDER, CO - SandCherry Inc. and Vicorp announced the signing of a three year OEM agreement for SandCherry's SoftServer platform.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2002

NetByTel-Vicinity Team on Business Locator

BOCA RATON, FL and SUNNYVALE, CA - The Vicinity Speech Locator uses proprietary geo-coding and voice recognition that can pinpoint a site using the physical address spoken by the caller.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2002

IBM Brings Translation to Handhelds

LA JOLLA, CA - IBM announced the new ViaVoice Translator - machine translation software that enables translation on handheld computers.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2002

Voice Web Solutions Introduces VoiceXML Studio 1.0

Voice Web Solutions announced VoiceXML Studio 1.0, a product that enables developers to both visually design and code voice-enabled solutions using the VoiceXML language.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2002