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iBasis Unveils Voice XML 2.0 Application Hosting Service

BURLINGTON, MA - iBasis Inc. announced commercial availability of the iBasis SpeechPort VoiceXML 2.0 platform built using technology from SpeechWorks.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

National Federation of the Blind Makes Newspapers Talk with SpeechWorks Speech Technologies

BOSTON, MA - SpeechWorks announced that the National Federation of the Blind has gone live with its next generation NEWSLINE service, which uses SpeechWorks' ETI-Eloquence TTS technology.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

Aculab supports Nuance 8 and Linux

MILTON KEYNES, UK - To ensure the continued development of applications utilizing the latest technology, Aculab's Audio Provider now supports Nuance 8 and Linux operating system.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

Phonetic Sysytems Slashes Cost and Complexity of Enterprise Conferencing, Calling Cards and Messaging

SAN JOSE, C.A. - Phonetic Systems announced its Enterprise Call Connection Solution.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

NMS Communications Introduces the CompactPCI Voice Processing, Media Server Platforms

NMS Communications introduces the AG 2000C, an analog CompactPCI (cPCI) telephony platform.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

InfoSpace Powers Verizon Wireless Launch of WAP, SMS and Speech-Enabled Wireless Data Services

BELLEVUE, WA and SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO - InfoSpace Inc. announced that the company is providing its wirelesssoftware services and applications for the launch of WAP, SMS andSpeech-enabled data services by Verizon Wireless Puerto Rico.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

Cepstral Announces Technology Partnership with SpeechWorks

PITTSBURGH, PA - Cepstral LLC announced a technology agreement with SpeechWorks. Cepstral is working with SpeechWorks on the development of a small footprint, multilingual unit selection TTS system.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

InfoTalk and Jingxin Beidou Join Forces to Launch Carrier-Grade Voice Portal in China

BEIJING and HONG KONG, CHINA - InfoTalk and Beijing Jingxin Beidou Information Service Center announced the deployment of the Beijing Telecom 262 voice portal, a carrier-grade voice portal in China.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

Partnership of ejTalk and Voxpilot Brings More Voice Technology to Europe

DETROIT, MI and DUBLIN, IRELAND - ejTalk and Voxpilot have announced a partnership to address the cutting-edge of voice technology.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

iVoice to Enter into Merger and Acquisition Discussions with Several Companies

MATAWAN, NJ -iVoice Inc. announced a recently adopted acquisition strategy employed to take advantage of low industry valuations and weak IPO market.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

Voiceware announces VoiceText American English - Paul

SEOUL, KOREA - Voiceware announced that it has started sales of VoiceText American English - Paul, the male voice.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

Telisma Launches Its Densifier

PARIS, FRANCE - Telisma launches Telisma's densifier. The densifier reduces the data flow towards the ASR client by porting a set of ASR pre-processing modules onto selected telephony boards.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

LumenVox Announces Speech Driven Information System V2.5

SAN DIEGO, CA - LumenVox unveiled version 2.5 of their Speech Driven Information System.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

NMS Communications and Pactolus Demonstrate SIP Integration in IP Media Gateway

FRAMINGHAM, MA - NMS Communications has demonstrated integration of Fusion with a SIP software stack from Pactolus Communications Software Corporation.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

Chant Keeps the World Talking with Latest Tool Set

LOS ANGELES, CA - Chant Inc. announced availability of a new tool set for developing software that speaks and listens.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

Somerfield Selects Voxware's VoiceLogistic for Initial Deployment

PRINCETON, NJ - Voxware Inc. announced that Somerfield plc has selected Voxware's VoiceLogistics solution for deployment in one of their UK distribution facilities.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

Sakrament Company has Announced the Availability of Sakrament TTS Engine v2.0

MINSK, BELARUS - Sakrament company has announced the availability of Sakrament TTS Engine v2.0.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

VoicePC Selects ScanSoft Dragon NaturallySpeaking to Enable Voice-Activated Computing

PEABODY, MA - ScanSoft Inc. announced that VoicePC has selected ScanSoft's recently launched Dragon NaturallySpeaking v6 to deliver a fully integrated voice-activated personal computer.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

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