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Speechmatics Builds 46 Languages in Just 6 Weeks

Speechmatics put its Automatic Linguist AI framework to the test during Phase 1 of Project Omniglot to learn as many languages as possible.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 29 Nov 2017

Sensory Expands Waze Voice Command Feature

Sensory's TrulyHandsfree voice control lets Waze users set destinations, add stops, and notify other drivers of road hazards.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 29 Nov 2017

Nearly Half of U.S. Broadband Homes Use Smart Assistants

The use of smart devices like Amazon Echo and Google Home show a growing use case for voice technologies, new research from Parks Associates found.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 28 Nov 2017

Alorica Turns to Verint for Speech Analytics

Alorica will offer Verint Voice of the Customer and Workforce Optimization as part of its advanced analytics and CX intelligence solutions.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 28 Nov 2017

Casting Workbook Launches Voice Service

Casting Workbook's Voice service offers a database and production platform for voice actors and the organizations that hire them.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 21 Nov 2017

Pronexus Launches VBVoice 10.2

The new version gives developers greater control over and visibility into their IVR development projects.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 15 Nov 2017

Voicera Launches Eva, an Assistant to Capture Meeting Notes

Voicera's Eva listens to, transcribes, takes notes, and identifies important moments in meetings.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 15 Nov 2017

Speak Music Introduces Muse, a Hands-Free Alexa Device for the Car

Muse's voice and artificial intelligence technology turns any vehicle into a connected smart car.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 14 Nov 2017

Ally Bank Launches Voice-Command Banking Capabilities via Amazon Alexa

The Ally Skill for Alexa lets users manage everyday banking by voice and offers a unique feature that translates the cost of a purchase into the equivalent number of working hours.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 14 Nov 2017

NoHold Integrates Albert to Google Assistant

noHold has given its Albert AI platform a voice through Google Assistant. (Featured on SmartCustomerService.com..)
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 13 Nov 2017

Nuance Brings Voice to Liberty Global Cable TV Offering

Virgin Media TV subscribers can now find and play films and TV channels simply by speaking.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 13 Nov 2017

NICE to Expand into Peru

Through a strategic partnership with Convexus, NICE will bring its analytics-based software to the Peruvian contact center market.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 13 Nov 2017

Voicebox Moves to the Cloud

Voicebox Cloud will help companies as they build conversational interfaces.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 07 Nov 2017

StoneCalibre Acquires AVST

AVST will be merged with StoneCalibre's XMedius Solutions unit.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 07 Nov 2017

Sony TVs Embed Google Assistant

Sony 4K HDR televisions with Android TV now work with voice commands via the Google Assistant.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 07 Nov 2017

Seismic Adds Speech-to-Text to Aid Content Search

Seismic will partner with Microsoft to incorporate Microsoft Cognitive Services with speech-to-text translation of video content.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 06 Nov 2017

Salesforce Goes Hands-Free with Voice

Voice Technology Solutions launches Focus, a voice-activated mobile app for Salesforce.com.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 06 Nov 2017

Instructure Partners with Speechmatics for Video Captioning

Instructure adds captioning for video content created with its Arc platform.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 03 Nov 2017

ReadSpeaker Launches SpeakTTS

The Speak TTS app is now available for Android mobile devices on Google Play.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 31 Oct 2017

ParkWhiz Launches Alexa Skill

The parking app provider lets drivers find, reserve, and pay for parking with voice commands.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 31 Oct 2017

Winscribe Releases Text Version 8.4

Winscribe's latest release offers improved document processing, customer engagement, and patient history management features.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 31 Oct 2017

IVAs to Be a $17.7 Billion Business by 2023

The global market for intelligent virtual assistants will grow at a compounded annual rate of 38.8 percent over the next five years.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 27 Oct 2017

[24]7 Adds AI to Its Name

[24]7 Has changed its name to [24]7.ai to better reflect its new emphasis on artificial intelligence.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 26 Oct 2017

Voxbone Partners with Gridspace

Gridspace's artificial intelligence capabilities is being integrated into the Voxbone.ai voice analytics services.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 25 Oct 2017

Nuance Files Patent Infringement Lawsuit Against M*Modal

Nuance claims that M*Modal violates its speech recognition, documentation, and transcription patents.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 24 Oct 2017

Garmin Launches Garmin Speak with Amazon Alexa

Garmin's newest device combines its own navigation technologies with an Amazon Alexa interface.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 23 Oct 2017

ReadSpeaker Launches WebReader

The company rebrands its Enterprise Highlighting application and adds new features.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 23 Oct 2017

ServiceLink Introduces Personal Digital Voice Assistant

ServiceLink has added a digital voice assistant to its EXOS digital mortgage platform.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 23 Oct 2017

Clinc Partners with Enacomm on Conversational Banking Platform

The partnership brings conversational AI within reach for mid-tier banks, community banks, and credit unions.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 23 Oct 2017