Speech Technology Magazine

Speech Technology Digest

Roberto Pieraccini Appointed Chair of IEEE-SLTC

Roberto Pieraccini, chief technology officer, SpeechCycle was recently appointed chair of the IEEE-SLTC, the Speech and Language Technical Committee.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 30 Jan 2007

Convergys to Open New Facilities in Kentucky and Texas

CINCINNATI - Convergys Corporation will open new facilities in Kentucky and Texas as part of a plan to increase capacity for its customer care business.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 30 Jan 2007

DARPA Awards BBN Technologies $16 Million in Defense Funding

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - BBN Technologies was awarded $16 million in additional funding by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) in year two of the Global Autonomous Language Exploitation (GALE) program.>
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 30 Jan 2007

The Daily Camera Launches VoicePort

PITTSFORD, N.Y. - Daily Camera in Boulder, Colorado launched VoicePort's speech recognition application, CircPort.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 30 Jan 2007

Voxify Names Chief Executive Officer

ALAMEDA, Calif. — John Gengarella joined Voxify as president and CEO.>
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 30 Jan 2007

Royal United Hospital Selects WinScribe Digital Dictation

LONDON, UK - The Royal United Hospital installed WinScribe Digital Dictation software.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 30 Jan 2007

Winter Deaflympics Names Sorenson Communications Official Provider of VRS and IP Relay Services

SALT LAKE CITY - Sorenson Communications will be the official VRS and IP Relay provider for the 16th Winter Deaflympics, to be held in Salt Lake City, Feb. 1 - 10.>
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 30 Jan 2007

Envox CT ADE 9.2 Embraces .NET and CTI

Envox upgrades its CT ADE tool with enhanced support for .NET and CTI capabilities.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 24 Jan 2007

Lectronix Includes Parrot's Bluetooth Handsfree Kit in Driver Information System for Trucking Industry

LAS VEGAS - Lectronix, Inc. entered a new relationship with Bluetooth specialist Parrot to bring wireless solutions to the commercial trucking industry.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 23 Jan 2007

Datatel Launches Project IVR Unleashed

WESTON, Fla. and TORONTO - Datatel launched a new initiative called Project: IVR Unleashed.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 23 Jan 2007

Etrials Releases EDC 2.0 Solution

MORRISVILLE, N.C. - etrials Worldwide unveiled its new EDC 2.0 solution.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 23 Jan 2007

Voice123 Releases New Categories for Voice Over Projects

NEW YORK - Voice123, an online marketplace for voice talents and voice over jobs, added new categories for voiceover projects on their Web site.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 23 Jan 2007

Carrius Technologies Releases New Compleat-200

RICHARDSON, Texas - Carrius Technologies released enhanced performance and signaling capability on its Compleat-200 Network Layer Service Delivery Platform.>
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 23 Jan 2007

SonicRecruit Releases New SonicIVR

VANCOUVER, BC - Cytiva Software released SonicIVR, a new module that combines interactive voice recognition (IVR) capabilities with its recruiting software solution.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 23 Jan 2007

Avaya Expands Unified Communications Solutions for IBM Lotus Users

ORLANDO, Fla. -- Avaya added to its suite of Unified Communications solutions at Lotusphere, IBM's annual user conference for Lotus software.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 23 Jan 2007

Edentify and BANKDetect Partner

BETHLEHEM, Pa. & CHURCHTON, Md. - Edentify partnered with BANKDetect.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 23 Jan 2007

AudioSoft Expands into North America Through Appointment of VP Sales and Marketing

SAN DIEGO - AudioSoft expanded into the US market through the appointment of Nick Porter to its international sales team as vice president of sales and marketing (USA).
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 23 Jan 2007

XSell Names Tony Cherry Vice President of Development

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - XSell, a provider of cross-sell and retention solutions to the financial services industry, added Tony Cherry as vice president of development.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 23 Jan 2007

VoicePort Earns Building Skills in New York State Award

ROCHESTER, N.Y. - VoicePort selected by Governor Pataki and the New York State Workforce Investment Board, to receive an award in the amount of $47,200.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 23 Jan 2007

Nuance Launches IP-Based Voice Dialer for Employee-to-Employee Communications

BURLINGTON, Mass. - Nuance Communications introduced SpeechAttendant Internal Dialer, a turnkey, IP-based speech-enabled auto attendant solution for employee-to-employee communications.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 23 Jan 2007

Escambia County Awards Accela $2.3 Million Contract for E-Government Software Solutions

SAN RAMON, Calif. - Escambia County, Florida has awarded Accela, a provider of government enterprise management software solutions, a $2.3 million contract for e-government solutions.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 23 Jan 2007

MTI Expands Retail Marketshare

Partnership expands use of speech recognition to back-office systems.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 19 Jan 2007

Cross Telecom Achieves Advanced Unified Communications Specialization from Cisco

BLOOMINGTON, Minn. - Cross Telecom achieved the Advanced Unified Communications Specialization from Cisco Systems.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 16 Jan 2007

Syntellect and Prodapt Solutions Partner

PHOENIX - Syntellect entered a reseller partnership with Prodapt Solutions.>
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 16 Jan 2007

Enact Technology Expands speak4CAD Voice Recognition Software for Graphic Design

ATLANTA - Enact Technology expanded its speak4 voice recognition software for graphic applications that include: AutoCAD, Inventor, SolidWorks, SketchUp, Photoshop, and InDesign.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 16 Jan 2007

T-Mobile USA and RIM Unveil New Pearl White BlackBerry Pearl

BELLEVUE, Wash. & WATERLOO, Ontario - T-Mobile USA and Research In Motion launched the new white BlackBerry Pearl, featuring speaker independent voice recognition for voice-activated dialing.>
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 16 Jan 2007

Aculab Upgrades Its HMP Software, Prosody S

MILTON KEYNES, U.K. - Aculab extended the feature set of its host media processing technology Prosody S in a new software release. 
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 16 Jan 2007

CallCopy Selected for Membership in Avaya DeveloperConnection Program

COLUMBUS, Ohio - CallCopy, a provider of contact center quality management and call recording solutions, has been selected by Avaya for membership in the Avaya DeveloperConnection program.>
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 16 Jan 2007

AVST Adds Teltronics as Strategic Reseller Partner

FOOTHILL RANCH, Calif. - Applied Voice & Speech Technologies, Inc. expanded its global presence by adding Teltronics, Inc. to its list of global reseller partners.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 16 Jan 2007