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Cadence Adds Rubidium Voice Solutions to Its HiFi Audio/Voice Processing Suite

Rubidium extends its voice trigger, text-to-speech, speech recognition, and biometric speaker verification software to Cadence's DSP products.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 20 Feb 2014

Sensory Adds TrulyHandsFree Technology to Cadence Voice Processors

The addition of Sensory's TrulyHandsFree means that Cadence's DSP voice processors consume less power.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 20 Feb 2014

Genband to Acquire uReach Technologies

Genband's acquisition of uReach will allow organizations to speed their replacement of legacy voicemail systems with highly scalable unified messaging solutions.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 19 Feb 2014

U.S. Bank Adds Voice Biometrics to Its Mobile App

U.S. Bank is piloting voice technology to authenticate account holders accessing accounts through mobile devices.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 18 Feb 2014

CSIR's New TTS Offers South African Voices

CSIR is looking for a commercial partner to take its TTS products to market.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 18 Feb 2014

Rosetta Stone Launches Speech-Enabled Language App for Businesses

Rosetta Stone Advanced English for Business features enhanced speech recognition capabilities.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 18 Feb 2014

Vuzix Partners with xCon Partners to Expand Applications for Smart Glasses.

The Vuzix-xCon partnership will provide focused offerings on industrial wearable computing applications for smart glasses.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 18 Feb 2014

Panda Eyed Devs Releases Note Pilot with Audio Recording

With Note Pilot, users can annotate images, documents, and email with handwritten or typed notes, images, and recorded sound.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 18 Feb 2014

Home Street Bank Implements TeleVoice IVR

TeleVoice's IVR is help Home Street Bank grow its business and meet regulatory compliance.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 18 Feb 2014

Cirrus Logic Releases New Voice Processors for Mobile Apps

CS48LV12/13 voice processor ICs with SoundClear embedded software deliver high performance for improved voice quality and voice recognition accuracy.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 14 Feb 2014

LumenVox Releases Version 12.1 of Its ASR, TTS and Speech Tuner

Version 12.1 of LumenVox applications makes it easier to install, configure, operate, and build upon.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 11 Feb 2014

NSC Director Speaks Out Against Voice-Enabled In-Car Systems

National Safety Council Senior Director of Transportation Initiatives David Teater said voice systems in the car create unnecessary driver distraction.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 11 Feb 2014

Synopsys and Alango Deliver Voice Communication Package for DesignWare ARC Audio Processors

Integrated audio processing solution includes voice enhancement technologies that speed time to market for developers of mobile and stationary communication switches on a chip.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 11 Feb 2014

3iLogic Introduces the SimSim Embedded Speech Recognition IP Core

With 3iLogic's SimSim, semiconductor manufacturers can now offer turnkey, full featured, embedded speech recognition solutions to consumer device manufacturers.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 11 Feb 2014

NeoSpeech Adds Mexican Spanish TTS Voice

Mexican male voice "Francisco" joins NeoSpeech's growing text-to-speech portfolio.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 05 Feb 2014

Gartner Says 30 Percent of Organizations Will Use Biometrics for Mobile Devices by 2016

The proliferation of mobile devices in the workplace will require trade-offs between security and usability.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 04 Feb 2014

Alert Solutions Launches School Announcement 4.0

School Announcement Version 4.0 offers new features, including a mobile command center, social media integration, and a severe weather monitoring tool.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 04 Feb 2014

Frost & Sullivan Predicts Moderate Growth for Australian Contact Center Industry

Hosted deployments of contact center solutions in Australia will see the greatest growth in the next five years, the research firm predicts. (Featured on DestinationCRM.com.)
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 04 Feb 2014

VoiceVault Joins the FIDO Alliance

The FIDO Alliance promotes standards for voice-based online authentication.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 03 Feb 2014

Speaktoit Secures Funding to Advance Its Virtual Assistant Tech

Investments will help Speaktoit expand its virtual assistant technology into cars, robots, wearable technology, and more.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 30 Jan 2014

Avaya Brings IP Office to Midsized Market

The contact center solutions are scaled for contact centers with five to 100 seats.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 28 Jan 2014

Mortgage Servicer Cenlar FSB Implements TeleVoice IVR

The TeleVoice IVR and CTI platform is increasing productivity and customer service.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 28 Jan 2014

New Jawbone ERA Headsets Promise Better Voice Recognition

Jawbone ERA offers a voice-based interface that lets users control Siri and Google Now without touching their phones.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 21 Jan 2014

American Greeting Adds Voice Option to Greeting Cards

Live Greetings app lets users add personal voice messages to custom interactive digital cards
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 21 Jan 2014

Ivona Enters Wearables Market with OrCam Partnership

The wearable computer connects to a user's glasses and can read aloud anything the user specifies.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 21 Jan 2014

Harman Intros VoiceLogic Technology to Improve Speech Accuracy

Components include technologies like beamforming, echo cancellation, and noise suppression.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 13 Jan 2014

Millennial Media Launches Interactive Voice Ads for Toyota

The new ads blend speech technologies from Nuance with content related to Toyota's Entune system.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 10 Jan 2014

Agnitio and Nok Nok Labs Demo Mobile Transactions with FIDO Ready Voice ID

Solution offers online, mobile, and point-of-sale application users secure site and service access.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 10 Jan 2014

AT&T Opens a Drive Studio for Research into In-Car Systems

VoiceBox Technologies' voice-controlled apps will be featured in the first wireless carrier facility dedicated to the connected car.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 09 Jan 2014