Speech Technology Magazine



The Right Standard Makes Developers’ Jobs a Lot Easier

You'll never know whether a standard's a good fit if you don't try it out
Standards, Posted 18 Jun 2018

Deep Learning, Big Data, and Clear Standards

For natural language tools to take on greater complexity, they'll need consistent, agreed-upon data annotations
Standards, Posted 10 Nov 2017

4 Speech Technology Standards That Need to Happen ASAP

With new technologies appearing all the time, standards must keep pace
Standards, Posted 24 Apr 2017

Let’s Get Siri, Cortana, and Alexa to Work Together

A new W3C community group is exploring ways to make virtual assistant platforms interoperable
Standards, Posted 10 Nov 2016

EMMA 2.0 Lets Applications Decide What to Tell You—and How

Information can be graphical or spoken, depending on context
Standards, Posted 14 Jun 2016

Voice Should Be User-Friendly—to All Users

Experts work to make speech solutions accessible to the cognitively impaired
Standards, Posted 09 Nov 2015

Talking to Everything: User Interfaces for the Internet of Things

Communication between objects is only the beginning
Standards, Posted 08 May 2015

Media Standards for the Web: WebRTC and WebAudio

WebRTC and WebAudio add speed and simplicity.
Standards, Posted 10 Nov 2014

Remembering Scott McGlashan

May 4, 1963-February 12, 2014
Standards, Posted 30 Apr 2014

EMMA Success Leads to New Challenges

GPS, data analysis top innovations list.
Standards, Posted 15 Nov 2013

Talking to the World

Speech applications don't exist in a vacuum.
Standards, Posted 01 May 2013

Discovering Multimodal Components

Wider use of apps offers broad potential
Standards, Posted 10 Sep 2012

Enter EMMA 1.1

Getting more out of multimodal inputs
Standards, Posted 01 May 2012

Speaking to Web Pages

New speech integration ideas show promise for 2012.
Standards, Posted 01 Jan 2012

Giving a Voice to the Developing World

Standards, mobile phones help bring the Web to resource-constrained areas
Standards, Posted 01 Sep 2011

Making Modalities Play Nicely Together

The Multimodal Architecture and Interfaces specification opens door to collaborative multimodal apps
Standards, Posted 01 May 2011

W3C Launches HTML Speech Incubator Group

Ultimate goal is to develop tools to better integrate speech with the Web.
Standards, Posted 05 Jan 2011

Standards Need a New Pair of Eyes

Now is the time to revisit and update some of the early voice standards.
Standards, Posted 01 Sep 2010

Accessibility in Voice and Multimodal Applications

Multimodal interfaces can make or break the user experience.
Standards, Posted 03 May 2010

Updating the Standard for Spoken Dialogues

VoiceXML 3.0 should be out by the end of this year.
Standards, Posted 10 Jan 2010

Standards in the Voice User Interface

Why we need them, and where we can get them.
Standards, Posted 01 Oct 2009

Standards Make the World Smaller

As standards advance, things just work together better.
Standards, Posted 14 Jul 2009

Controlling Speech and Multimodal Applications

SCXML lets users travel through many states without leaving the phone
Standards, Posted 01 May 2009

CCXML: A Standard for Managing Calls

Markup language makes it easier to develop telephony applications.
Standards, Posted 06 Feb 2009

Opening the World of Multimodality

Standards can help bring more applications to bear.
Standards, Posted 01 Oct 2008

A Framework for Multimodal Apps

W3C drafts the standard in multimodal architectures.
Standards, Posted 15 Jul 2008

How Do You Say That?

New W3C standard promises to improve pronunciation.
Standards, Posted 01 May 2008

Introducing EMMA

The new standard for representing what the user said
Standards, Posted 01 Mar 2008