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General Magic's magicTalk Platform Delivered by VoiceGenie

SUNNYVALE, CA and TORONTO, ONTARIO - General Magic Inc. and VoiceGenie Technologies Inc. announced they have signed a value-added reseller partnership agreement.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

Active Signal and Voxpilot Partner to Provide Voice-Driven Applications to the European Market

DUBLIN, IRELAND - Active Signal Inc. and Voxpilot announced they have joined forces to provide scalable voice-driven multi-language solutions for carriers and enterprises.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

Alcatel to Acquire Telera to Enter Voice Self-Service Market for Voice and Web Convergence

PARIS, FRANCE - Alcatel announced it has signed an agreement to acquire privately held Telera Corp., a Campbell, Calif., company thatprovides a voice-web platform using voice extensible markup language (VoiceXML) to make web content accessible by telephone. Telera will become apart of Alcatel's Genesys contact center software business.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

Appriss Joins Washington D.C. Department of Corrections To Launch VINE; Appriss Launches VINE in Minnesota/ Illinois

LOUISVILLE, KY - Crime victims in the nation's capital now have access to offender custody status information through VINE.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

VoiceGenie and Audium Launch AudiumGenie

ORLANDO, FL and TORONTO, CANADA - VoiceGenie and Audium announce AudiumGenie, the open standards voice-driven platform for replacement of traditional Interactive Voice Response systems.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

Infocision Wins Interactive Intelligence Innovator Award

Interactive Intelligence honored InfoCision Management on May 6 with its Innovator Award, which is given each year to the customer with the most unique application of its interaction management software.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

SandCherry Promotes Brian Marquette to Chief Technology Officer

BOULDER, CO - SandCherry Inc. announced the appointment of Brian Marquette to the position of chief technology officer.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

Phonetic Systems Selects AT&T's Natural Voices To Drive TTS for Directory Assistant

FLORHAM PARK, NJ and BEDFORD, MA - AT&T and Phonetic Systems announced that they have signed an agreement to integrate AT&T's Natural Voices TTS Engine into Phonetic Systems' DirectoryAssistant product.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

Sensory Anounces RSC-4x

SANTA CLARA, CA - Sensory Inc. announced the introduction of the RSC-4x.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

Ectaco Presents a New Conceptual Model for the Universal Translator

NEW YORK, NY and MOSCOW, ST.PETERSBURG, RUSSIA - Ectaco Inc. has decided to continue the UT product line, which combines speech recognition technology with multi-lingual translation capabilities.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

Telephonetics to Provide Film Information and Booking Facilities to Customers of CineUK

HEMEL HEMPSTEAD, UK - The cinema system developed by computer telephony and speech recognition specialists Telephonetics has been chosen by CineUK.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

Cepstral Announces Technology Partnership with SpeechWorks; SpeechWorks Introduces Speechify Solo

PITTSBURGH, PA - Cepstral announced atechnology agreement with SpeechWorks.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

VoiceGenie Delivers Voice Web Solutions on HP Servers

TORONTO, CANADA - VoiceGenie Technologies Inc. announces its certification and support of the VoiceXML Gateway for Hewlett-Packard Company's IA-32 based servers and carrier-grade servers running Linux.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

VoiceGenie and BBN Technologies to Market Speech-Recognition Product for Large Business Call Centers; Tell-Eureka Partners with VoiceGenie to Deliver Call Center Automation Solutions

TORONTO, CANADA and CAMBRIDGE, MA - A new product from VoiceGenie Technologies Inc. and BBN Technologies replaces voice mail menus with speech recognition technology that allows callers to get where they want to go in one step.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

SpeechWorks Supports Industry Benchmark Test

BOSTON, MA - SpeechWorks International Inc. announced that it is pleased to participate in establishing a fair, objective benchmark test facilitated by Speech Technology Magazine.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

Travel Club Deploys Ydilo Voice Solution for its Call Center

MADRID, SPAIN - Air Miles Spain and Ydilo Advanced Voice Solutions announced the conclusion of the testing phase for the call center voice solution.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

ArialPhone Device Now Supports ACT!

MUNDELEIN, IL - ArialPhone Corp., a provider of wirelesscommunications devices and voice-enabling software, announced that itsflagship product, the ArialPhone, now supports ACT!.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

Europe certifies Voicevault to BS 7799 and IS 17799

DUBLIN, IRELAND - Voicevault has been awarded the first BS 7799 / IS 17799 certificate issued in Ireland.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

Smarter Voice Recognition Technology Will Cut Call Center Costs

Dimension Data Holdings is launching a new "smart" voice recognition technology to the UK marketplace that is able to interpret natural language sentences and provide intelligent responses to customer queries.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

ART's smARTspeak XG Ported To Texas Instruments' DSP Platform

ATLANTA, GA - ART announced the porting of its smARTspeak XG speech recognition solution to Texas Instruments Inc.'s power-efficient TMS320C5000 digital signal processor platform.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

Microsoft Releases Tools That Will Enable Mainstream Developers To Add Speech to Web Applications

SAN JOSE, CA - Microsoft announced the beta release of the Microsoft .NET Speech SDK, a Web developer tool and product deployment based on the SALT specification. The SDK can be ordered from Microsoft's Web site at www.microsoft.com/speech/stmag
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

Vialto and SandCherry Team to Deliver Scalable Voice-Driven Multimodal Applications

ORLANDO, FL - Vialto Corp. and SandCherry Inc. announced they have joined forces to provide voice-driven multimodal solutions for carriers and enterprises.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

Glenayre Integrates Nuance's Speech Technology Into Versera Voice Services Suite

ATLANTA, GA - Glenayre Technologies Inc.announced it will work with Nuance to extend its voice portalsolutions for service providers.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

Verascape and Integy Software Announce Partnership

CHICAGO, IL - Verascape Inc. and Integy Software announced a partnership that will deliver VoiceXML solutions to meet the needs of enterprise customers.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

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