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Jibo Names New CEO, Raises $25 Million

Former Nuance executive Steve Chambers takes on the role of CEO as founder Cynthia Breazeal becomes chief scientist.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 21 Jan 2015

EasyAsk Releases Voice Shopper

New EasyAsk Voice Shopper lets customers query e-commerce sites with their voices.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 16 Jan 2015

Gryphon Incorporates CallMiner’s Speech Analytics for Outbound Sales Calls

The solution provides the ability to track sales representative performance and compliance with Do Not Call regulations.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 15 Jan 2015

Alorica Acquires West's Agent Services Businesses

The $275 million deal expands Alorica's capabilities, service offerings, and delivery options. (Originally appeared on DestinationCRM.com)
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 08 Jan 2015

Sensory Expands Market for TrulyHandsfree Speech

Intel is just one of the firms to implement the voice trigger and speaker verification technology.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 08 Jan 2015

Wit.ai Acquisition Gives Facebook a Natural Language Voice

Purchase accelerates Facebook's growth with speech-enabled technology.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 07 Jan 2015

Skype Translator Emerges in Preview Version

Microsoft yesterday released a limited version of its real-time, speech-enabled translator.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 16 Dec 2014

NoteSwift Takes Medical Dictation to the Next Level

NoteSwift takes dictated speech and integrates it directly into doctors' electronic health records.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 09 Dec 2014

VoltDelta Is Acquired

Network services provider NewNet buys the contact center solutions provider.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 05 Dec 2014

TCN Launches Platform 3 VocalVision

VocalVision is optimized for the JAWS screen reader to enable visually impaired call center agents.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 02 Dec 2014

Opus Research: Voice Biometrics Market to Near $600 Million by 2017

Adoption of speech authentication solutions shows no signs of slowing down as more verticals offer their customers heightened security.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 25 Nov 2014

Amazon's Echo Is a New Voice-Controlled Device

The Echo speaker doubles as a speech-enabled personal assistant.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 14 Nov 2014

[24]7 Gains Virtual Assistance Technology with IntelliResponse Acquisition

Intelligent virtual assistance gives [24]7 self-service capabilities. (Featured on SmartCustomerService.com.)
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 11 Nov 2014

CallMiner Adds Semantic Building Blocks to Eureka Speech Analytics

Latest release of Eureka Speech Analytics allows users to uncover insights from customer conversations. (Featured on DestinationCRM.com.)
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 10 Nov 2014

Interactions Snaps Up AT&T’s Watson

The deal enables both companies to expand speech solutions to broader markets.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 06 Nov 2014

MotionSavvy’s UNI Converts Sign Language to Audio

Empowering the deaf and hearing-impaired, the new device also translates spoken words to text.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 21 Oct 2014

Google: Teens Embrace Voice Search More than Adults

Google Mobile Voice Study examines use of Google, Siri, and Cortana by age groups.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 17 Oct 2014

Nuance Powers Tangerine Banks’ Speech Enabled-Virtual Assistant, Voice Biometrics

Tangerine is the first Canadian bank to deploy voice technologies.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 06 Oct 2014

Li Creative Technologies Enters the Voice Biometrics Arena

The company's solution boasts nearly 100 percent accuracy.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 11 Sep 2014

Nuance’s Dragon Voicemail-to-Text Platform Tapped by Deutsche Telekom

Visual voicemail service expands into a new market thanks to the popularity of text messaging.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 29 Aug 2014

On SpeechTEK's Third Day, Hollywood Challenges the Industry

Pop culture has been both a help and a hindrance to the perception of the speech industry, panelists contend.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 21 Aug 2014

On SpeechTEK's Second Day, the Future Is on Display

Conference speakers bring light to technologies that are no longer science fiction.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 20 Aug 2014

SpeechTEK Speakers Call for Conversational Technologies

Speech will always come up short until it can engage in two-way dialogues, panelists point out.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 19 Aug 2014

NICE Engage Lets Agents Meet Customers' Needs in Real Time

Satisfying today's customers is easier with real-time analytics. (Featured on SmartCustomerService.com.)
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 31 Jul 2014

Nuance Dragon NaturallySpeaking 13 Promises Greater Speed and Accuracy

Updated features include a new interface and built-in microphone support.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 22 Jul 2014

Nexidia Bulks Up Latest Version of Speech Analytics Software

Interaction Analytics 11.0 makes it easier to organize topics, categories, and metrics.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 23 Jun 2014

Domino’s Adds Voice Ordering to Mobile Apps

Domino's new virtual assistant is based on Nuance's Nina Mobile technology.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 16 Jun 2014

Speech Is Helping to Identify Concussions

Waveform Communications is developing a speech recognition product that compares how people produce vowel sounds to zero in on brain injuries.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 02 Jun 2014

Oracle Adds Nuance Speech Recognition to Its Mobile Apps

Nuance cloud services to provide enhanced mobile productivity and convenience for Oracle applications.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 22 May 2014