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Loquendo and H-Care Extend Avatar PresenceListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

Retailer TIM Brazil and Italian gambling Web site Lottomatica are now using talking Human Digital Assistants from H-Care to improve customer service and help customers navigate their sites.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 02 Jul 2008

Nuance Sued for $30 Million in Fees by VianixListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

Suit alleges contract violations with regard to licensing and fees of audio compression system.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 01 Jul 2008

Microsoft Further Expands Car SystemsListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

SVOX is latest firm to partner with the software giant on in-car infotainment system development.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 30 Jun 2008

A Virtual Assistant Even SMBs Can AffordListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

Calendar based outbound appointment reminders keep calendars filled and up to date.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 27 Jun 2008

Vlingo Offers Total Voice Control of BlackBerry SmartphonesListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

New Voice Powered User Interface speech-enables email, text messaging, Web search, dialing, address book, launching applications, and a new "Note2Self."
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 26 Jun 2008

Speech Jumps into the NCAAsListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

Strategic agreement combines voice applications with communications-based sports relationship management solution.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 24 Jun 2008

Last Call for SSML CommentsListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

W3C releases the final draft of SSML version for public comment.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 23 Jun 2008

BearingPoint to Provide Non-Emergency Contact Center for TorontoListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

Multi-million dollar contract will involve the second-largest 311 call center in North America.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 20 Jun 2008

Nuance Files Patent Suit Against VlingoListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

Company claims that vlingo violates its patent related to "Adaptation of a Speech Recognition System across Multiple Remote Sessions with a Speaker."
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 19 Jun 2008

Skype Starts Beta Testing of Version 4.0.Listen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

New VoIP solution makes video chat a central part of its service.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 18 Jun 2008

Yahoo Extends oneSearch with Voice to AsiaListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

Yahoo! today launched Yahoo! oneSearch with voice for English speakers in Singapore and India.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 17 Jun 2008

BlueAnt Takes TTS to BluetoothListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

Bluetooth supplier BlueAnt Wireless announced today the general availability of Supertooth 3 Bluetooth Handsfree, a portable speakerphone device incorporating text-to-speech technology.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 16 Jun 2008

Buy Speech, Get BooksListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

IVO Software's latest TTS version includes free eBook downloads.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 13 Jun 2008

Acapela Empowers Dolphin Easy ReaderListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

Latest version of the software provides the missing link in Microsoft's 'Save as DAISY XML' plug-in.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 12 Jun 2008

SpinVox Talks Birds and Bees with TeensListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

Speech-to-text provider SpinVox, MTV's Staying Alive Foundation, and Facebook today launched the "Stand by What You Say" campaign, an initiative seeking to open a dialogue among young people about sexual health and HIV.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 11 Jun 2008

Dial2Do Does More for the Cell PhoneListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

Hands-free service provider voice-activates cell phones with JAJAH applications.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 10 Jun 2008

Maxing Voice with WiMAXListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

In an effort to accelerate the widespread rollout of the WiMAX 4G network, Alcatel-Lucent, Cisco, Clearwire, Intel, Samsung Electronics, and Sprint announced the formation of the Open Patent Alliance (OPA).
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 09 Jun 2008

YouMail Delivers Free Visual Voicemail For SmartphonesListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

Free consumer voicemail service brings Visual Voicemail to iPhone, BlackBerry, Blackjack, Treo, and more.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 06 Jun 2008

Group Messaging Works Both WaysListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

Group2Call adds a feature that allows group messaging recipients to send text or audio replies.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 05 Jun 2008

Syntellect Acquires Fluency VoiceListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

Acquisition is the latest in a string of consolidation efforts industrywide.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 04 Jun 2008

Ifbyphone Launches on the iPhoneListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

New application enables SMBs to broadcast messages from Apple devices.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 03 Jun 2008

Nortel Adds Outbound, Security Technologies

Reseller agreements with SER and SecureLogix add to the Nortel Contact Center suite.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 02 Jun 2008

Healthcare Spending on Telecom, IT to SoarListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

Industry spending on telecommunications services will hit $55 billion by 2013, according to a report by Insight Research.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 30 May 2008

Speech for the FutureListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

Visitors to Lacoste's Web site can voice their thoughts on tennis in 2083.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 29 May 2008

Nuance Showcases New Version of Mobile Speech PlatformListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

Nuance Communications is set to showcase the newest version of its Nuance Mobile Speech Platform, incorporating a variety of applications and features, including speech recognition, open-ended dictation, and text-to-speech, to improve the usability of BREW applications on mobile devices.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 28 May 2008

A Kitchen First: A Fully Voice-Controlled OvenListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

Working with appliance manufacturer Indesit, Loquendo and Amuser take the voice interface into the home.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 28 May 2008

Genesys Honors Customer Service Innovators

Europe boasts six of the top eight global winners in Genesys Customer Innovation Awards competition.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 27 May 2008

Microsoft Add-On Lets Anyone Create Talking Documents (Almost)

Users of Microsoft Word can now produce content in popular assistive technology format.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 23 May 2008

Nuance to Develop a Rival to SyncListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

Partnership with Intel and Wind River Systems hopes to yield a more open platform for car voice systems.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 22 May 2008