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Callware Selects SpeechWorks Speechify 2.1 TTS Engine to Power Its Unified Messaging Platform

GREENACRES, WA - Callware Technologies Inc. announced an exclusive agreement with SpeechWorks International Inc. to integrate Speechify 2.1 TTS software into Callegra .UM, Callware's next-generation unified messaging solution.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

SpeechWorks Announces OpenSpeech DialogModules for Building Commerce Applications

BOSTON, MA - SpeechWorks International Inc. announced a new suite of OpenSpeech DialogModule software for developing commerce applications.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

Fonix iSpeak To Be Bundled With irock! MP3 Players; Fonix VoiceAlert Available for Microsoft Pocket PC Devices

SALT LAKE CITY, UT and CHICAGO, IL - Fonix Corporation and First International Digital Inc. announced the bundling of the Fonix iSpeak Personal Text Reader into the irock! 500-series MP3 players.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

ScanSoft Launches Dragon NaturallySpeaking v6 into Distributor and Retail Channels

PEABODY, MA - ScanSoft Inc. announced it has launched Dragon NaturallySpeaking v6 into North American software distributor and retail channels.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

8hertz Launches European VoiceXML Dialog Editor with Voxpilot

BERLIN, GERMANY and DUBLIN, IRELAND - 8hertz technologies GmbH launched a web-based, VoiceXML application tool: the 8hertz Voice Dialog Editor.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

NMS Communications Presents Studio Sound; NMS Communications Partners with VoxSurf

FRAMINGHAM, MA - NMS Communications unveils StudioSound(R), which eliminates background noise, network distortion,and acoustic echo that hamper the quality of mobile phone calls.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

SpeechWorks Deploys Speech-Enabled Services for The Hartford

BOSTON, MA - SpeechWorks International Inc. announced it has deployed speech-enabled applications for The Hartford Financial Services Group's affinity auto and homeowners insurance unit.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

Telisma is Integrating SVOX Speech Synthesis

PARIS, FRANCE - SVOX, a provider of speech synthesis software and Telisma, one of Europe's players in the field of voice recognition technologies, have announced the signature of a global co-marketing agreement.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

Speaker Verification Vendors for BioAPI

Now that the BioAPI Specification, Ver. 1.1, has become an ANSI standard (ANSI/INCITS 358), it is expected that more vendors will be announcing BioAPI compliant products and that more end-users and integrators will be demanding it.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

VoiceMethods Presents a New Speech Recognition Product

NEW YORK, NY and St. PETERSBURG, RUSSIA - VoiceMethods, an affiliated company of Ectaco Inc. presents its Health Care Translator.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

Fulton County, Georgia, Chooses Frank Solutions to Implement a 24x7 Self-Service Channel

ENGLEWOOD, CO - Frank Solutions Inc. announced that it has been selected by Fulton County (Ga.) to provide a complete self-service communications solution for the Tax Commissioners' Office.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

iHello Announces Voice Access to Microsoft Exchange

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA - iHello Inc. announced a new voice application that provides enterprise workers with "productivity beyond the desktop" by enabling real time voice access to corporate Microsoft Exchange systems.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

NMS Communications and enGenic Partner to Streamline Voice Application Development

FRAMINGHAM, MA - NMS Communications has partnered with enGenic Corporation to enable enGenic's TeleFlow Software to work within NMS' voice processing platforms.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

Vocomo and Rhetorical Announce New Choices in TTS Technology

CUPERTINO, CA and EDINBURGH, UK - Vocomo Software Corporation and Rhetorical Systems Ltd announce the availability of a new choice for voice customers.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

LogicTree and BTS Partner to Ddeliver Next Generation Directory Assistance Solutions

COLLEGE PARK, MD - LogicTree Corporation and Bo Tveden Systems jointly announced general availability of the BTS Enhanced Information Server.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

The Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority Selects LogicTree and Nuance for New Voice-Enabled Ride Guide

COLLEGE PARK, MD - LogicTree and Nuance announced that they have teamed together to voice-enable the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority's (WMATA) Ride-Guide Itinerary Planning Service.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

Sensory Announces Global Expansion

SANTA CLARA, CA - Sensory Inc. announced a strategic initiative to globalize its customer and technology base.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

Paul Visokey Joins Telelogue as Vice President of Sales and Marketing

ISELIN, NJ - Telelogue Inc. announced it has appointed Paul Visokeyto the role of Vice President of Sales and Marketing.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2002

Elan Text to Speech and Sistel Assist Visually Impaired Operators; Reverso Voice : Smart and Talkative Personal Tool Translation

Sistel has chosen Elan text to speech to assist visually impaired operators in their daily work.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2002

ALK Technologies Selects Fonix to Provide Speech for CoPilot Navigation Solutions

ALK Technologies selected Fonix Text-To-Speech (TTS) for implementation in ALK's CoPilot and Pocket CoPilot GPS navigation and route guidance solutions.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2002

Vialto Unveils Multimodal Mobility Solution

ORLANDO, FL - Vialto Corp. announced Vialto Server for Carriers.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2002

Unisys and Telisma Announce Global Alliance

BLUE BELL, PA and PARIS, FRANCE - Unisys Corporation and Telisma announced an alliance to deliver and promote further development of vocal access to value-added services for telecommunications companies.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2002

iVoice Announces a Fully Speech Integrated IVR

iVoice, Inc. announced that its Interactive Voice Response System (IVR) has been fully integrated with speech recognition capabilities.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2002

Fonix Speech Solutions Selected by Hewlett-Packard for New Jornada

LONDON, ENGLAND - Fonix Corporation announced that Hewlett-Packard Corporation has licensed Fonix Speech Solutions, Text-To-Speech and Automatic Speech Recognition, for use in its new HP Jornada 928 Wireless Digital Assistant.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2002

ART's Speech Recognition Solutions Chosen by Inventec

ATLANTA, GA - ART, Advanced Recognition Technologies Inc., announced a new step in the acceptance of its speech recognition software.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2002

Appriss and Norton Healthcare Use Speech Technology to Address Healthcare Worker Shortage

Norton Healthcare has tapped into Appriss Inc.'s speech technology to help recruit and hire new employees at its local hospitals.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2002

ZOW Selects Voxpilot's VSP to Launch its Innovative Entertainment Suite in Europe

ZOW, an entertainment technology company focusing on telephony entertainment, brings its audio entertainment services to Europe by partnering with Voxpilot.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2002

NMS Communications Acquires MessageMachines

NMS Communications has announced the acquisition of privately held MessageMachines.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2002

Romania's National Carrier Selects iBasis to Expand Global Service

BURLINGTON, MA - iBasis Inc. announced that Romtelecom, the Romanian national carrier, is interconnecting with The iBasis Network.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2002