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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

The Drive's on to Cut In-Car TextingListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

In response to a survey that found a high number of people send text messages while driving, speech recognition company vlingo today called for a greater adoption of speech technologies in the mobile market.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 21 May 2008

A New Set of Call Center MetricsListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

SpeechCycle's Caller Experience Index creates a numerical score that assesses the efficacy of call center solutions.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 20 May 2008

Verint Wins Patent Case Against NICE SystemsListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

Court awards Verint $3.3 million in damages in a speech analytics patent infringement suit.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 19 May 2008

Medical Transcriptionists Take Their Case to WashingtonListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

Industry associations discuss their industry and speech recognition's affect on it with members of Congress.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 16 May 2008

Voice as a Diet AidListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

Companies team to develop a voice-enabled food tracking system for mobile phones.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 15 May 2008

Voice Biometrics a Fan Favorite Among Consumers

Vendors at this year's Voice Biometrics Conference in New York can expect elevated threat levels to be a catalyst for their burgeoning market.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 14 May 2008

New Headsets Provide Voice OutputListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

Sensory, a provider of embedded speech technologies for consumer products, announced the availability of BlueGenie Lite, a solution for Bluetooth headsets that focuses exclusively on voice output.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 12 May 2008

Voice Automation Hops to the ForefrontListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

Ribbit, calling itself Silicon Valley's first phone company, launches a CRM integration with Salesforce.com, paving the way to unite business applications with the spoken word.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 09 May 2008

Call Logging Upgrades Available for PoliceListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

Because many of the country's public safety and emergency services agencies are using outdated and costly voice recording technologies for calls coming into 911 systems, Voice Print International launched a Technology Refresh Program to make replacing systems more affordable.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 09 May 2008

SpinVox Makes New FriendsListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

Speech-to-text provider SpinVox announced the appointment of two executives who will spearhead its unified communications business, emphasizing the company's growing interest in the burgeoning market.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 07 May 2008

Microsoft Expands Auto Offerings to Other ManufacturersListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

Microsoft software will come loaded into cars produced by Kia and Hyundai starting in November, when the software giant's one-year exclusivity agreement with Ford ends.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 06 May 2008

An Auto Attendant for the Little GuyListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

Active Voice chooses LumenVox speech recognition for SPEAK, an SMB-positioned auto attendant solution.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 06 May 2008

Call Mom for Free with AOLListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

As a special gift this Mother's Day weekend, AOL announced that calls made using the AIM Call Out service on Saturday, May 10, and Sunday, May 11, will be free.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 06 May 2008

Microsoft Goes Automated with its Service Agent

Perhaps overshadowed by the abandoned Yahoo! acquisition, this release marks another contact center-specific offering from the software giant, and may lead to inroads with large-scale contact centers.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 05 May 2008