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Samsung Partners with VoiceBox Technologies

VoiceBox will provide its natural language understanding technology for Samsung mobile devices.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 22 Feb 2016

Big Nerd Ranch Partners with Amazon for Free Voice Development Training

Free Alexa Skills Kit training courses are available to help voice-driven skill development for Alexa-enabled devices,such as Amazon Echo or Amazon Fire TV.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 22 Feb 2016

Domino's Now Taking Orders from Apple Watch

The pizza delivery chain is letting customers place orders through their Apple Smart Watches.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 17 Feb 2016

VocalZoom Partners with Cobalt to Improve Speech Recognition

Companies will create voice-control solutions combining VocalZoom's Human to Machine Communication (HMC) sensor with Cobalt's speech recognition engine.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 16 Feb 2016

Wilmac to Resell VPI Recording, Analytics, and WFO Products

Wilmac has signed a reseller agreement covering VPI's contact center recording, business intelligence, and workforce optimization solutions.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 16 Feb 2016

Swiss Government Agency Deploys Acapela Voices

The Swiss Federal Department of Foreign Affairs (FDFA) has recently deployed a new IVR with Acapela voices.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 16 Feb 2016

Australian Pacific Touring Implements Noble WFM

Australian travel agency selects Noble Systems' ShiftTrack workforce management solution.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 16 Feb 2016

New Talking Robot Emerges from China

Xiaoxi Technology raised $25,000 on Indiegogo for its Xibot voice-enabled smart robot.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 16 Feb 2016

Convergys Releases Intelligent Voice Portal 9.0

In the Convergys IVP 9.0 release, IVR Anywhere brings visual mode to mobile users.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 09 Feb 2016

NICE Introduces Total Voice of the Customer

NICE's latest VOC solution maps emotional expression to observed behaviors. (Featured on SmartCustomerService.com.)
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 08 Feb 2016

Vaspian Partners with Voci Technologies

The Vaspian-Voci partnership brings speech analytics to the telephony market.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 08 Feb 2016

Domino's Brings Pizza Ordering by Voice to Amazon Echo

Just in time for the Super Bowl, Domino's Pizza is letting customers use voice to order pizza deliveries via the Amazon Echo device.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 03 Feb 2016

AssistiveWare Adds Swedish to Its Children's TTS Voices

AssistiveWare has teamed with Acapela Group to create two children's text-to-speech voices in Swedish.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 02 Feb 2016

CSI Integrates Its Virtual Observer with Clarity Connect

The integration between CSI and Clarity Connect brings complete speech analytics and workforce optimization capabilities for contact centers using Skype for Business. (Featured on SmartCustomerService.com.)
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 02 Feb 2016

Omnitracs Launches Intelligent Vehicle Gateway

Omnitracs' newest telematics delivery system includes voice command functionality.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2016

Red Box Launches Quantify Recording Solution for Skype for Business

The solution also works with other unified communications software, such as Cisco Systems' Jabber.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2016

Intelligent Virtual Assistant Market to Reach $3.6 Billion by 2020

Allied Market Research foresees better than 35 percent growth per year for intelligent virtual assistants.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 28 Jan 2016

SmartAction Introduces Intelligent Voice Automation for SMBs

The initial rollout will allow SMBs to take payments and deliver appointment reminders over the phone. (Featured on SmartCustomerService.com.)
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 25 Jan 2016

Australian Tax Office Rolls Out Nuance Voice Biometrics

ATO becomes the first organization to offer multichannel voice biometrics authentication.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 21 Jan 2016

AT&T Digital Life Adds A Voice Assistant

The voice-enabled mobile phone app lets users control and ask questions of their home automation systems with voice commands.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 20 Jan 2016

Spotify Acquires Cord Project

Cord Project's team will be the foundation of a new group at Spotify to explore new ways to discover and listen to music.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 20 Jan 2016

NuEcho Releases NuBot 3.12 Testing Platform

NuBot 3.12 enables organizations to test their telephony infrastructures and contact centers from end to end.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 19 Jan 2016

VocalZoom Partners with iFLYTEK to Improve Speech Performance

VocalZoom's optical sensors are being used with iFLYTEK's Voice Cloud.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 19 Jan 2016

AISpeech Eyes International Expansion

The Chinese speech startup plans to use new financing to enter international markets.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 19 Jan 2016

VoiceBase Launches Predictive Analytics for Spoken Interactions

Automatic call scoring is based on machine learning and predictive analytics technologies.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 19 Jan 2016

Winscribe Releases Winscribe Text 8.1

Winscribe enables mobile working and improved clinical documentation efficiency with the release of Winscribe Text version 8.1 and Winscribe Text for Apple iOS devices.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 18 Jan 2016

NeoSpeech Teams with Skully for TTS in a Motorcycle Helmet

NeoSpeech Text-to-Speech enables the helmet to communicate with the rider in real time.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 15 Jan 2016

TELUS Studios Turns to Nexidia Dialogue Search

TELUS' internal production studios deploy Nexidia Dialogu Search in its global video production operations.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 12 Jan 2016

LumenVox Releases Version 14.1.100

Highlights of the release include a new interface and WebAPI and more language support.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 11 Jan 2016