Speech Technology Magazine

Category: Carrier/Service Provider

AT&T Adds Text-by-Voice Capability to Amazon Alexa

The latest Alexa Skill from AT&T lets Amazon Echo users send text messages by voice.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 18 Nov 2016

Netia to Deploy AudioCodes's OneVoice Products

Polish telco turns to One Box 365 to enable hosted unified communications.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 29 Jul 2015

VoIP Market Expected to Double by 2021

Transparency Market Research expects Voice over Internet Protocol services to grow close to 10 percent a year through 2021.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 24 Jul 2015

NACR Names AudioCodes a Preferred Partner

Preferred Partner status give AudioCodes a greater marketing presence for its voice solutions.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 10 Mar 2015

Nuance Launches Voice Messaging in Vietnam

Vinaphone service marks Nuance's first cloud-based voice messaging and voicemail-to-text offering in Asia.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 13 Feb 2015

Sprint Adds Avatars to Visual Voicemail

Lip-synched avatars can convey sentiment within user audio messages.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 29 Aug 2014

Do Secure Communications Face a Machiavellian Future?

Competitors can cooperate—or scheme for domination.
Forward Thinking, Posted 28 Jul 2014

Hamilton Relay Awarded Contract for District of Columbia

Hamilton Relay will provide telephone relay and captioning service for the DC Relay program.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 15 Jul 2014

Vysk Unveils Voice Encryption for Apple and Samsung Smartphones

The new Vysk QS1 Case for Apple and Samsung smartphones encrypts communications and prevents a metadata trail.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 28 Apr 2014

AudioCodes Releases Cloud-Based One Voice for Enterprise Mobility

AudioCodes launches an enterprise mobility solution suite for employee mobility, roaming, and speech-enabled directory search and dialing.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 26 Feb 2014

Genband to Acquire uReach Technologies

Genband's acquisition of uReach will allow organizations to speed their replacement of legacy voicemail systems with highly scalable unified messaging solutions.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 19 Feb 2014

AiTech Deploys CTI Group's Hosted SmartRecord Solution

The company will deploy the solution across its BroadWorks hosted PBX platforms.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 24 Sep 2013

Oracle Buys Acme Packet

The deal adds session border control technology to Oracle's communications offering to speed the deployment of all-IP networks.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 04 Feb 2013

Cloud-Based PBX and Fixed-Mobile Convergence

A cloud-based PBX should have all the capabilities of the fixed-line version.
Sponsored Guest Commentary, Posted 12 Dec 2012

Android Concierge Solution Gets Its Voice from NeoSpeech

VoiceText is the basis of the Shabette Concier application in Japan.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 13 Sep 2012

Oaisys Advanced Call Recording Joins SterlingVOICE Hosted VoIP Platform

The combined solution delivers enhanced regulatory compliance and quality monitoring capabilities.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 10 May 2012

uReach launches VisionMail

Visual voice messaging offers comprehensive message transcription and social media integration.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 03 Apr 2012

Avaya Unveils “Collaborative Cloud” Strategy and Solutions

Avaya Collaborative Cloud provides a strategic framework for cloud-based collaboration solutions using Avaya unified communications, contact center, networking and services.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 28 Mar 2012

Avaya Acquires Radvision for $230 Million

The deal enables Avaya to provide customers with video collaboration products.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 15 Mar 2012

Ericsson, Qualcomm Accomplish World's First Voice Handover Between LTE And WCDMA

This feat breaks ground in voice over LTE technology.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 02 Feb 2012

Is Google Developing a Siri Killer?

New voice capabilities are reported in the works for Google's Android phones.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 14 Dec 2011

West to Acquire HyperCube

By acquiring the switching services provider, West is expected to grow its position in the IP, mobile, and unified communications space.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 05 Dec 2011

Nuance Powers New Voicemail-2-Text Service for Sprint BlackBerry Users

Sprint BlackBerry customers can now get their voice messages transcribed and delivered by email or text message.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 27 Sep 2011

T-Mobile Netherlands Selects Voxeo for Self-Service Portal

The telecom carrier has deployed Voxeo's VoiceObjects technology to deliver personalized self-service.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 11 May 2011

Microsoft Plans to Acquire Skype

Microsoft hopes the $8.5 billion purchase will give it a greater share of the Internet and smartphone market.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 10 May 2011

Hamilton Relay to Caption Calls for Captioned Telephone

Company adding positions to its headquarters in Aurora, Nebraska to handle captioned telephone calls.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 27 Apr 2011

Se Habla Español? Yap Now Does

Automated voice recognition provider is now offering Spanish voice-to-text services.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 22 Mar 2011

Fonality Releases 2011 Edition of trixbox Pro IP-PBX

The solution brings unified communications, contact center, and VoIP capabilities to the SMB space.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 21 Mar 2011

Nuance Powers Movistar’s Llamadas Perdidas Voice-to-Text Service

Nuance's Missed Call Messenger ensures Movistar subscribers get the message every time with transcribed voice messages delivered as text.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 08 Mar 2011

Wireless Customers Want Less Automation

FYI, Posted 01 Mar 2011

Why Hosting Is Part of Your Future

Ignore it at your own cost
The Business Case, Posted 01 Mar 2011

Reducing the Cost of Every Dialogue

An all-in-one IP communications software suite helps Dialogue Marketing consolidate infrastructure.
Deployments, Posted 05 Jan 2011

A Touch of GeniusListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

Nuance will power the Genius button's Hands-Free Messaging on T-Mobile MyTouch 4G.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 04 Nov 2010

New App Brings Social Media to Standard Voicemail

TTS and speech recognition combine with traditional voicemail platforms to make for a more interactive messaging experience.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 26 Oct 2010

Avaya Launches Next-Generation Customer Service and Collaboration Applications

Avaya Aura Communications Platform powers new applications and redefines the economics of real-time businesses communications and collaboration.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 20 Jul 2010

Metaswitch Enhances Unified Messaging Portfolio with Voicemail-to-TextListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

New partnership with Nuance enables a fully integrated, multiscreen, multilingual voicemail experience.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 22 Jun 2010

Nuance Launches Dragon Dictation for Email, Available Now for BlackBerry

BlackBerry smartphone users can now access the power of Dragon NaturallySpeaking to dictate directly into email.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 22 Apr 2010

VoiceWalker Releases Voice over IP Suite

Company promises 45 percent savings versus traditional phone services.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 31 Mar 2010

Hawaiian Telcom Selects uReach Technologies for Messaging Services

The carrier focuses on customer win-back and retention with high-value offers.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 25 Mar 2010

Microsoft Uses Yap's Speech Cloud for Voice Messaging

Sprint subscribers can now speak text messages and email.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 22 Mar 2010

Mobility Ubiquity

Can speech make it on mobile devices?
Voice Value, Posted 08 Mar 2010

Business VoIP Provider Vocalocity Names New CEO

Wain Kellum, CEO of Omnilink Systems since 2007, joins Vocalocity as its chief executive.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 22 Feb 2010

Netcom Becomes the First Mobile Operator to Offer Visual Voicemail on Sony Ericsson Handsets

Making Visual Voicemail available for mass-market use in Norway paves the way for significant global growth.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 17 Feb 2010

Ninety-Eight Percent of Users Want a Better Way to Get Voicemail

uReach Technologies partners with Yap to help carriers address this need.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 16 Feb 2010

CosmoCom Appoints Nick Applegarth as Vice President of EMEA

Telecom industry veteran to lead sustained growth in the region.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 28 Jan 2010

Market Spotlight: Telecommunications

Speech is right for directory assistance
FYI, Posted 10 Jan 2010

PhoneTag Live Transcription for Conference Calls Available Now

Ditech's PhoneTag Live service turns any phone call into actionable and searchable data.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 07 Jan 2010

Optus Launches Voice to Text Service Powered by SpinVox

Fourteen-day free trial available for Optus Post-Paid mobile customers.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 08 Dec 2009

Entel Chile Selects Comverse for Visual Voicemail on Mobile Devices and PCs

Voicemail messages come directly to users as multimedia messages and email.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 02 Dec 2009

PhoneTag Service Now Available on Sprint

Sprint customers can now read their voicemail with PhoneTag.com.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 10 Nov 2009

SpeechTEK Europe Conference and Exhibition will be April 28-29, 2010 in London

SpeechTEK's first ever European event
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 28 Aug 2009

Ifbyphone SIPs from the Font of Lower PricesListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

The company promises carriers more for less with a new sales model.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 20 Apr 2009

Who Mobile Cares? MetroPCS and Nuance DoListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

Nuance will be providing MetroPCS with its on-device self-service solution.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 08 Apr 2009

Verizon Wireless Launches TALKS for Customers with Visual ImpairmentsListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

The new offering uses TTS to read messages, assist with menu navigation, and much more.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 17 Mar 2009

Hold the Phone: It’s Google Voice and It’s FreeListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

Google Voice's voicemail-to-text offering may prove a challenge to just about every phone company.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 16 Mar 2009

Opening Keynote at Voice Search 2009 Looks to Future of TechnologyListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

The future of voice search technology is discussed and debated by industry experts at Voice Search 2009.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 03 Mar 2009

SpinVox Postures Itself to Take on Nuance World WideListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

An extended deal with Telstra solidifies the company's position in Australia.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 24 Feb 2009

Mass Messaging Use Grows Among SchoolsListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

Schools use Blackboard to communicate with the parents of 11 million students to enhance attendance and safety.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 20 Feb 2009

Microsoft Launches Mobile Voice Search ApplicationListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

Microsoft Recite makes use of voice pattern matching and is now available for Windows mobile devices.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 19 Feb 2009

Nuance Unveils Voice Control 2.0Listen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

Nuance Promises Bigger, Faster, Better, More with the Release of NCV2
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 11 Feb 2009

Ditech to Deliver Voice-Based Web Interaction during Mobile CallsListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

The new network-based platform will allow users to utilize voice commands to access the Web during mobile phone calls.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 10 Feb 2009

They’re Coming to AmericaListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

SpinVox opens NYC office, sets sights on a bigger slice of American market.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 05 Feb 2009

Jott Partners with Voxbone on Voicemail-to-Text Service

Jott's customers forward their unanswered wireless calls to Voxbone DIDs, which relay them to Jott's voice-to-text transcription service.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 04 Feb 2009

Digium Defines Web-Aware Unified Communications with New Version of Switchvox IP PBX

Switchvox SMB 4.0 adds new UC features to the powerful Web integration capabilities of this small and midsize business phone system.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 03 Feb 2009

Sangoma Partners with IndustryDynamics to Power Integrated Gateway for Skype

Skype Gateway reduces 90 percent of communications expenses.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 03 Feb 2009

YouMail Partners with GotVoice to Expand Offerings

The two voice messaging companies sign a free user transfer and licensing agreement.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 15 Jan 2009

Skype Building a Mobile Base

New software versions of popular VoIP calling platform available for a growing number of mobile devices and platforms.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 09 Jan 2009

Softbank’s Rising Sun Shines on NuanceListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

Nuance powers the speech recognition capabilities of BB Softservice's Speeek application for the iPhone.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 30 Dec 2008

Survey Finds Most Mobile Users Would Agree to Advertising for a Discount

More than half would agree to have ads sent to their phones if they were given a 25 percent to 50 percent discount on their monthly bills.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 18 Nov 2008

Avaya Announces 0%, Zero Barriers Financing

Options promise to help enterprises add communications capabilities for long-term growth amid economic turmoil.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 12 Nov 2008

Mobivox Mashes Voxbone's New 883 Exchange into Its Voice-Activated Telephony Platform

Offering creates a value-added-services communications module in its platform for mobile and IP telephony operators.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 11 Nov 2008

Sprint Launches Wireless Integration with Cisco Unified Communications Manager

Solution for the mobile workspace extends Cisco Unified Communications Manager functionality to Sprint wireless phones.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 11 Nov 2008

YouMail Announces New Voicemail Transcription ServicesListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

Users Can Receive High-Quality Transcriptions of All Voicemails via SMS or Email
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 07 Nov 2008

Golden Words

While Michael Phelps was making history in the pool, TTS was making sure people heard about it.
Feature, Posted 01 Nov 2008

Avaya Names New President/CEO

Kevin Kennedy will join Avaya as chief executive in January, and Charles Giancarlo will become the company's chairman of the board.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 31 Oct 2008

Global IP Solutions Launches Video Calling Capabilities on Mobile PhonesListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

Company enables high-quality, real-time video calling and conferencing via mobile devices
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 13 Oct 2008

Speech-To-Text Service Comes To Latin AmericaListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

Movistar Chile and SpinVox team up to offer voice-to-text service in Chile.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 03 Oct 2008

Cisco Will Acquire WebEx

Cisco announced March 15 that it will acquire WebEx, a market leader in on-demand collaboration, networking, and conferencing solutions, for $3.2 billion.
FYI, Posted 01 May 2007

Would You Do This?

Vendors are betting that you will as they move toward a one-call-to all unified communications strategy
Cover Story, Posted 01 Mar 2007

Laurent Philonenko, Vice President and General Manager, Cisco System's customer contact business unit.

Speech Technology Magazine sat down with Laurent Philonenko, vice president and general manager of Cisco's customer contact business unit, to discuss the company's acquisition of Audium and its newly combined offerings.
Q & A, Posted 08 Aug 2006

Mark Flanagan, President, Envox Worldwide

Mark Flanagan, president of Envox Worldwide, explains that "a growing number of enterprise customers and service providers are replacing their legacy communications systems out of frustration with high maintenance costs, inflexible architectures and the inability to add new capabilities as they are needed."
Q & A, Posted 01 Mar 2005
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