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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

SpeechCo Internationalizes Products

STUTTGART, GERMANY - SpeechCo enlarges its range of products in the area of automatic directory assistants BigInfo with an English version.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2002

ASA Solutions and SandCherry Sign VAR Agreement

BOULDER, CO and SCOTTSDALE, AZ - Call center solutions provider ASA joined forces with communications software company SandCherry Inc. through a Value Added Reseller (VAR) agreement for its SoftServer platform.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2002

SpeechWorks and Lucent Deliver Voice-Driven Messaging to Service Providers

BOSTON, MA - SpeechWorks International Inc. announced that Lucent Technologies has selected SpeechWorks' TTS software for the company's unified communications platform, Lucent's AnyPath Messaging System.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2002

Loquendo Technology Chosen by the Credit Mutuel Group

TORINO, ITALY - Loquendo Technology has been chosen by the Crédit Mutuel Group to power their new Telsanté health insurance offering.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2002

Loquendo Technology Chosen for the Telecom Italia Future Centre

TORINO, ITALY - Loquendo Technology has been chosen for the Telecom Italia Future Centre, which was inaugurated on the 12th of September in Venice, Italy.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2002

Sparks Medical Center Uses Nuance Speech Recognition

MENLO PARK, CA - Nuance and Amcom recently implemented a Nuance-powered voice activated directory assistance system, Smart Speech, at the Fort Smith, Arkansas-based hospital, Sparks Medical Center.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2002

Thomas Schalk Joins ATX's Telematics Team

DALLAS, TX - A widely recognized pioneer in the speech recognition industry, Dr. Thomas Schalk, was named to lead the interactive speech recognition program for telematics service provider, ATX Technologies.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2002

TuVox Adds Jeff Crowe to Its Board of Directors

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA - TuVox, a developer ofConversational Voice Response (CVR) technology for call centers, announced the appointment of Jeff Crowe, co-founder and former CEO of EdifyCorporation, to its board of directors.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2002

U.S. Army Uses Nuance Speech Recognition Software

Soldiers at 29 U.S. Army bases will soon be able to call fellow military personnel at home and abroad as well as friends and family members via a voice-activated dialing solution powered by Nuance.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2002

Ectaco Introduces New Line of Customized Products

New York, NY - Ectaco Inc. will be exhibiting several latest developments including OEM Platform (series 400) for Handheld Talking Dictionaries and Multilingual Speech-to-Speech Universal Translator (series 103) at the Frankfurt Book Fair October 9-14, 2002.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2002

Clarity Partners With UK-Based N-Teq

TROY, MI - Clarity LLC announced that it has engaged N-Teq Ltd., a UK-based sales and marketing organization, to extend and further support Clarity's selling and marketing efforts throughout Europe.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2002

SyberNet Launches Speech Driven Telephony Solution

GALWAY, IRELAND - SyberNet Ltd. has announced the launch of SyberVOX, a next-generation speech recognition solution.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2002

Sakrament Company Introduces Sakrament SpeechBOX for its TTS Engine

MINSK, BELARUS - Sakrament company introduced Sakrament SpeechBOX for Sakrament TTS Engine, an evaluation board that designed for demonstration purposes of an embedded TTS engine.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2002

VoiceGenie and Vesta Announce Progressive Call Management Voice Solution

TORONTO, CANADA and PORTLAND, OR - VoiceGenie Technologies Inc. and Vesta Corporation are working together to provide progressive CRM services in the prepaid wireless industry.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2002

General Magic to Cease Operations

General Magic announced that its efforts to obtain additional financing or to complete a strategic merger or acquisition have been unsuccessful.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2002

Genesys Chooses Elix to Extend Their Training Offering

MONTREAL, QUEBEC - Elix announcesthatGenesys Telecommunications Laboratories Inc. has chosen Elix to offer collaborative and unified trainingservices to Genesys customers and partners.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2002