Speech Technology Magazine

Category: Speech to Text

Nuance and eClinicalWorks Deliver Voice Apps for Ambulatory Care

ioS and Android apps available for EHR speech recognition in outpatient settings.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 20 Oct 2014

BigHand Partners with Affinity Consulting

BigHand and Affinity Consulting Group will deliver voice productivity solutions to U.S. law firms.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 20 Oct 2014

Marin General Hospital Taps M*Modal for Transcription and Speech Understanding Solutions

Integrated clinical documentation solutions delivered through a single, cloud-based speech architecture.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 17 Oct 2014

EasyAsk, Magento Partner on Voice Search Solution

The two firms bring intelligent voice-enabled search to market.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 14 Oct 2014

TVEyes Extends Media Monitoring Reach in Europe, Middle East, and Asia

New languages and countries are added to TVEyes' media monitoring platform.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 13 Oct 2014

M*Modal Updates Fluency Direct Speech Software

Computer-assisted physician documentation feature promotes better accuracy, compliance, and efficiency in capturing clinical data in electronic medical record systems.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 29 Sep 2014

Hamilton Relay to Provide Relay Service in Pennsylvania

The relay and captioning service for the deaf relies on voice recognition and live operators.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 26 Sep 2014

Nuance Launches Dragon NaturallySpeaking 13 Professional

Organizations can customize and Deploy speech recognition software across their corporate desktops.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 16 Sep 2014

DynaVox Compass Arrives on iPad

DynaVox Compass is available as a single-purchase download or on a monthly subscription basis.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 11 Sep 2014

Vizrt Partners with Nexidia for Speech Search Capabilities

Further integration of solutions includes finding clips based on actual words and phrases.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 10 Sep 2014

PBS Implements Nexidia QC to Verify and Sync Captions

Nexidia QC automatically syncs closed caption for PBS stations, over-the-top, and Web content.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 03 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

Sprint Adds Avatars to Visual Voicemail

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

Telestream Integrates Nexidia QC Caption Verification Tool into Vantage Workflow Automation

Nexidia's natural language solution helps Vantage partners such as iTunes, Netflix and Amazon, meet FCC requirements.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 27 Aug 2014

M*Modal Tapped by Flagler Hospital for Speech-Driven Clinical Documentation

Speech Understanding software used by hospital healthcare practitioners to create patient records using their voices.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 26 Aug 2014

AccessDirect Offers Free Voicemail-to-Text

The new feature provides voicemail transcription for SMBs.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 26 Aug 2014

CallTrackingMetrics Releases Keyword Spotting

Keyword spotting allows businesses to instantly act on and report on inbound phone calls without listening to a single recording.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 19 Aug 2014

BigHand to Release Version 2 of iCreate Integrated Total Workflow Productivity Suite

BigHand and Esquire Innovations have integrated their total workflow productivity suites.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 15 Aug 2014

Sensory Updates TrulyHandsfree Voice Control for NLP-5x Chip

Improvements include 50 percent gain in accuracy and a 65 percent reduction in power consumption.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 13 Aug 2014

Ozonetel Acquires Speech Vendor Yantra

The stock and cash deal gives Ozonetel access to Yantra's intellectual property, technology, and customers.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 12 Aug 2014

M*Modal Partners with athenahealth for Speech-Based Clinical Documentation

M*Modal's speech recognition and iOS dictation app is now available in athenahealth's marketplace.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 07 Aug 2014

Nexidia Releases QC v2.3

Nexidia QC v2.3 features caption retiming and expanded support for international formats and languages.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 05 Aug 2014

M*Modal Emerges from Chapter 11

Company reduces debt by 55 percent and strengthens its healthcare market position.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2014

Star Performer: Apple Is More Siri-ous

Feature, Posted 29 Jul 2014

Star Perfomers: Amazon's on Fire

Feature, Posted 29 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

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

Telinta Turns to Mutare for Voicemail-to-Text Solution for VoIP Service Providers

Telinta will incorporate Mutare's voicemail-to-text service into its TeliCore platform.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 07 Jul 2014

Olympus Partners with BigHand

Partnership enables customers to use Olympus professional digital recorders and BigHand's Voice Productivity Technology as a bundled solution.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jul 2014

Smiffy’s Implements Voxware’s Cloud Voice Solution in Its Warehouse

Voxware's cloud solution enables Smiffy's to scale and address seasonal spikes while delivering 2 million products globally each month.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 24 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

SpeechTrans Releases SpeechOne API

Patent-pending SpeechOne API from SpeechTrans enables real-time recording, dictation, translation, transcription, conferencing, and communication with devices.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 13 Jun 2014

AccuSpeech Mobile Releases Android Version

AccuSpeech now spans multiple mobile operating systems for smartphone, tablets, and ruggedized devices.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 11 Jun 2014

BigHand Releases Cloud-Based Speech Solution for the Legal Market

BigHand Professional secure hosted dictation solution for smaller law firms now features server-grade speech recognition.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 03 Jun 2014

SpeechTrans Moves Translation Services to Microsoft Azure

Microsoft Azure brings automatic cloud storage for SpeechTrans dictations and translations.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 30 May 2014

Conexant Debuts AudioSmart Smart Source Pickup Software for PCs and Tablets

AudioSmart improves VoIP sound quality and automatic speech recognition system performance.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 30 May 2014

Smart Voicemail Launches Phone Assistant Mobile Application

The Smart Voicemail app works with iOS, Windows, and Android smartphones.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 23 May 2014

Convergys to Use Voci Speech-To-Text

Convergys Analytics teams with Voci Technologies to automate the categorization of audio survey comments.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 15 May 2014

RadNet Deploys Nuance PowerScribe 360

RadNet, the largest provider of outpatient imaging, will deploy Nuance PowerScribe 360 across its entire network.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 06 May 2014

M*Modal Files for Chapter 11

FYI, Posted 05 May 2014

Speech Is Set to Dominate the Wearables Market

A voice interface opens a world of possibilities for wearable devices.
Cover Story, Posted 01 May 2014

Speech Processing Solutions Introduces Philips SpeechLive Cloud Dictation and Philips SpeechScribe Transcription

Cloud-based dictation, transcription, and secure storage services provide voice technology efficiency.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 30 Apr 2014

Narrowing the Call Center Language Gap

Simultaneous interpretation tools save time and money.
In Other Words, Posted 30 Apr 2014

Vangard Voice Partners with Stay-Linked for Mobile Voice Productivity Solutions

Partnership yields a mobile solution built on the AccuSpeech platform.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 29 Apr 2014

SpeechTrans Updates SpeechTrans Ultimate for Windows 8.1

SpeechTrans Ultimate for Windows 8.1 offers real-time speech-to-speech translation, dictation, and instant messaging on Facebook, Google Talk, Yahoo!, and AIM.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 17 Apr 2014

BigHand Releases Version 4.5 of Its Dictation Software

BigHand's latest release further enhances the accuracy of speech recognition.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 09 Apr 2014

Vonjour Releases Virtual Voicemail Dashboard

Vonjour.com releases virtual voicemail dashboard to provide businesses a central hub to communicate with customers.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 07 Apr 2014

AppTek Integrates Omnifluent Technology with AP ENPS

AppTek's Omnifluent transcription and translation products are now available through AP's news production system.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 04 Apr 2014

Mutare Releases Enterprise Visual Messaging (EVM) 3

EVM3 converts voice messages to text and delivers them to email, IM, SMS, and CRM systems.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2014

Panopto Introduces Video Search Engine

Updates to Panopto's video search platform let users find spoken and written words and fast-forward to where they appear.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 25 Mar 2014

M*Modal Files for Chapter 11

Move comes amid declining sales and mounting debt.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 21 Mar 2014

Honeywell Releases New Version of VoiceCatalyst

Vocollect VoiceCatalyst 2.1 makes it easier to implement voice picking in the warehouse.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 17 Mar 2014

WonderVoice Launches Voice-Activated Location Technology

With WonderVoice, users can share their locations to Facebook via voice activation.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 11 Mar 2014

TVEyes Partners with PerVoice to Expand Broadcast Monitoring Capabilities

TVEyes and PerVoice have formed a joint venture that will expand media monitoring to more languages and countries.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 06 Mar 2014

VA Hospitals to Standardize on Nuance's Dragon Medical for Dictation

The Veterans Administration will turn to Nuance's cloud-based Dragon Medical 360 Direct across all its facilities.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 25 Feb 2014

Cadence Adds Rubidium Voice Solutions to Its HiFi Audio/Voice Processing Suite

Rubidium extends its voice trigger, text-to-speech, speech recognition, and biometric speaker verification software to Cadence's DSP products.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 20 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

Panda Eyed Devs Releases Note Pilot with Audio Recording

With Note Pilot, users can annotate images, documents, and email with handwritten or typed notes, images, and recorded sound.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 18 Feb 2014

LumenVox Releases Version 12.1 of Its ASR, TTS and Speech Tuner

Version 12.1 of LumenVox applications makes it easier to install, configure, operate, and build upon.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 11 Feb 2014

NSC Director Speaks Out Against Voice-Enabled In-Car Systems

National Safety Council Senior Director of Transportation Initiatives David Teater said voice systems in the car create unnecessary driver distraction.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 11 Feb 2014

Oracle Teams with Nuance to Work on Voice-Enabled Clinical Trials

Speech solution will be used in Oracle software for clinical investigators and researchers.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 07 Feb 2014

Intel Is Working on a Smart, Voice-Enabled Headset

Intel's "Jarvis" is a smart, wearable personal assistant that doesn't need an Internet connection.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 04 Feb 2014

New Jawbone ERA Headsets Promise Better Voice Recognition

Jawbone ERA offers a voice-based interface that lets users control Siri and Google Now without touching their phones.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 21 Jan 2014

Make Way for Mobile: Wearables Will Rely on Speech

In an exclusive Q&A, Yankee Group analyst Raul Castañón explains why voice-controlled mobile apps will be all the rage in 2014.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 17 Jan 2014

Harman Intros VoiceLogic Technology to Improve Speech Accuracy

Components include technologies like beamforming, echo cancellation, and noise suppression.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 13 Jan 2014

RingPlus Launches In-Call Mobile Voice Apps

Several of the speech-enabled apps available now include real-time transcription, recording, and translation.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 10 Jan 2014

Martian Watches Adds New Features and Functions to its Voice Command Line

Martian adds features, languages, and integrations to its Voice Command line of Martian Passport, Victory, and G2G series smartwatches.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 07 Jan 2014

SpeechTrans Partners with Intel

The partnership between SpeechTrans and Intel will increase access to translation technology on Intel-based devices.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 27 Dec 2013

Honda to Offer Siri Eyes Free Integration

Siri Eyes Free is now available as a dealer-installed accessory on some Honda and Acura car models.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 03 Dec 2013

Nuance Improves Speech Recognition in PowerScribe 360

The new platform is said to be faster and more accurate.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 03 Dec 2013

10 Steps for Evaluating and Deploying a Voice Solution in an Omnichannel Order Fulfillment Environment

Tips for the warehouse operator looking to implement a voice solution.
Sounding Board, Posted 22 Nov 2013

Inland Imaging Will Implement M*Modal's Clinical Documentation Technology

The diagnostic medical imaging provider will leverage M*Modal Fluency and M*Modal Catalyst solutions.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 22 Nov 2013

M*Modal Signs Five More Customers

Hospitals and imaging centers to benefit from real-time feedback and speech-enabled, multimedia report creation for improved clinical documentation.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 19 Nov 2013

Can VUI and GUI Survive an Interface Marriage?

Even though voice user and graphical user interface designs differ greatly, some practitioners are committed to making their union work.
Cover Story, Posted 15 Nov 2013

Nuance Launches Next-Generation Dragon Drive

Dragon Drive Speech SDK is also launched for developers.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 13 Nov 2013

NextGen Healthcare Releases Voice-Enabled Pen

The pen collects doctors' notes from voice or handwriting inputs.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 12 Nov 2013

Nuance Readies Virtual Assistant Florence for 2014

Florence combines speech recognition with clinical language understanding to help clinicians manage workflows.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 11 Nov 2013

Nuance Updates Its Swype Keyboard

New features of Swype include continuous dictation, bilingual support, improved personalization settings, accessibility features, and more languages.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 07 Nov 2013

Speech Processing Solutions Releases Philips SpeechExec Enterprise 4.5

Updated SpeechExec dictation and transcription software further improves workflow for voice technology users.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 05 Nov 2013

Mutare Launches Single Delivery Voicemail Transcriptions for Avaya Systems

New EVM Plus supports voice-to-text messages in applications using Microsoft Exchange for voicemail storage.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 05 Nov 2013

Hi-Spec Lenses Deploys Voxware's Voice Management Suite

The eyeglasses supplier improves warehouse picking accuracy and reduces training time with Voxware.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 04 Nov 2013

Capture and Share Valuable Data Faster with Voice Technology

Dictation hardware and software can have a dramatic effect on any company's bottom line.
Sounding Board, Posted 31 Oct 2013

Speech Processing Solutions Teams Up with ZyDoc

Transcription platform offers analytics, automated coding and text and data insertion of text and data into EHRs.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 31 Oct 2013

Nuance Launches Early Access Program for Samsung Developers

New NDEV features include custom vocabularies and expanded TV app support.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 28 Oct 2013

nVoq Releases SayIt 8.2 Speech-Enabled EMR

Key features of SayIt 8.2 include support for Mac OSX and enhanced "Powered by SayIt" automation.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 23 Oct 2013

M*Modal Releases Medical Dictation App for iPhone

Fluency Flex Mobile lets physicians document patient encounters at point of care.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 18 Oct 2013

Natural Language Processing Market To Grow Rapidly

MarketsandMarkets predicts the natural language processing market will grow at 21.1 percent annually through 2018.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 15 Oct 2013

Nuance Introduces Clinic 360 Suite for Medical Documentation

Clinic 360 integrates speech recognition and transcription to drive improved medical workflows.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 07 Oct 2013

Translate Your World Teams Up with ReadSpeaker

Companies to combine voice-to-subtitles system with subtitles-to-voice capabilities.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 26 Sep 2013

Audience Releases earSmart eS320 for Mobile Computing

Advanced voice processor is the first created specifically for tablets, ultrabooks, and hybrid all-in-one PCs.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 19 Sep 2013

Nuances Dragon Drive Adds Voice to Kenwood In-Car Infotainment System

New Kenwood system delivers enhanced navigation, hands-free control of social media, message dictation and read-back, voice control for weather, calendar, music, RSS feed reader, and more.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 17 Sep 2013

Nuance Introduces Customized Version of Dragon Medical for Major EHR

Specialized version of Dragon Medical 360 documentation solution works with Epic EHR.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 17 Sep 2013

Wearable Voice: The Next Big Thing

Wearable technology brings voice apps with me wherever I go with little effort on my part.
Sounding Board, Posted 09 Sep 2013

VoxSciences Launches Voicemail-to-Text Service in US

The company has provided the service for years in the United Kingdom.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 28 Aug 2013

Spellex Releases Dictation Enhancement for Dragon NaturallySpeaking

The product contains special dictionary enhancements for specific industries.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 22 Aug 2013

Nuance Dragon Assistant Added to New Lineup of PCs

Lenovo, Asus, Acer, and Toshiba are now voice-enabled.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 22 Aug 2013

Nuance and Widespace Partner to Expand Nuance Voice Ads to Europe

Nuance Voice Ads supports more than 40 languages, bringing conversational mobile ads to European brands and consumers.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 20 Aug 2013

LiveScribe Partners with TranscribeMe

The collaboration brings audio transcription to smartpen note-takers.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 15 Aug 2013

Nuance Adds 100 Hospitals and Radiology Practices to PowerScribe 360 Platform

Expanding customer base is focused on improving patient outcomes and reducing costs.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 14 Aug 2013

BigHand Enhances Mobile Dictation Workflow Solutions

The software now operates across several devices and platforms, including iPhone, Android, and Windows 8.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 13 Aug 2013

The 2013 Implementation Awards

Feature, Posted 12 Aug 2013

The 2013 Speech Luminaries

Feature, Posted 12 Aug 2013

Hollywood Tools Releases Closed Captioning App

uSubtitle.TV lets users generate transcripts and subtitles for audio and video content in English or Spanish.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 09 Aug 2013

NeoSpeech Boosts Phonetic Language Support for English, Chinese, and Japanese

VoiceText Markup Language lets developers convert phonetic symbols.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 08 Aug 2013

LinguaSys to License and Distribute OPI Translate Application

Solution provides mobile device translation of text and speech.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 07 Aug 2013

Can Watson Replace Customer Service Agents?

IBM's famed computer will still need improved speech technologies to be fully effective.
Sounding Board, Posted 24 Jul 2013

FreeConferenceCall.com Offers Keywords Tagging Feature

The company has partnered with VoiceBase to generate keyword-enabled, searchable conference call recordings.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 24 Jul 2013

Google Buys Speech Recognition, Search Patents

The technology buys bolster Google's "conversational search" aspirations.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 22 Jul 2013

TranscribeMe and Mindswarms Team Up

Partnership makes customer feedback via video searchable and shareable.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 18 Jul 2013

Nuance and TCL Expand Partnership Agreement for Swype Keyboards

Swype will be the default keyboard on TCL's touchscreen Android devices in the U.S.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 12 Jul 2013

Wavelink SpeakEasy Passes Motorola's Test

The voice-based warehouse app is certified for compatibility with select Motorola handheld devices.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 09 Jul 2013

Nuance Releases Dragon Cloud App for Windows

Note-taking app for Windows 8 supports more than 25 languages.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 02 Jul 2013

New Automated Web Translator Launches

Translate Your World releases an app that relies on human and automated translations for Web events.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 01 Jul 2013

Erlanger Health Furthers M*Modal Partnership

M*Modal Fluency Flex to enhance productivity, work flows at Erlanger campuses.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 26 Jun 2013

Nuance’s NDEV Program Gives Voice to TV Apps

The mobile app developer program expands with beta access to speech for TV apps.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 20 Jun 2013

Fonetic Unveils Trading Record Keeping Solution

Linguistics-based speech and text analytics software analyzes trading floor conversations.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 20 Jun 2013

Dragon Mobile Assistant Expands with Intelligent Driver Mode

Automatically switches to driver mode in a moving car; adds customizable wake-up word and voice notifications for Facebook, texts, calls, and appointments.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 19 Jun 2013

Rubidium Releases Dutch ASR and TTS Package

Dutch language release is available now as part of Rubidium's European language pack.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 19 Jun 2013

AAA Urges Drivers to Stop Using Speech

New research finds hands-free does not mean distraction-free.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 14 Jun 2013

Nuance Launches Dragon Medical Practice Edition

Solution seeks to address EHR usability resistance.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 13 Jun 2013

Nuance Swype on Google Play Expands Global Availability

Apps support eight new languages.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 03 Jun 2013

Nuance Acquires Tweddle

The deal adds to Nuance's automotive business.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 31 May 2013

Rubidium Releases Mandarin Chinese ASR and TTS

The technology allows for hands-free phone use in China.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 28 May 2013

CRI Adds Mutare Messaging Suite Option to Avaya Solution Kit

Solution offers advanced unified messaging with speech to text, voicemail reporting.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 28 May 2013

Voxware Forges a Partnership in Poland

HIT-Kody Kreskowe will offer Voxware's Voice Management Suite in Poland.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 24 May 2013

Speech Processing Solutions Re-Engineers Philips Pocket Memo

The latest in the line of hand-held recorders incorporates 3D microphone technology and a new design.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 22 May 2013

Wellmont Health System Selects M*Modal for Clinical Documentation Solutions

M*Modal Fluency digital dictation technology will integrate with the healthcare provider's Epic electronic health records system.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 21 May 2013

Mutare Apps Now Compliant with Avaya IP Office

Hosted speech-to-text applications for transcribing voice messages meet Avaya's requirements.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 21 May 2013

Call Centers and Company Personal Assistants

Adding a personal assistant will require some work, but the pay-off can be great.
Sounding Board, Posted 20 May 2013

IDS Upgrades Voice2Dox Speech Recognition System

This latest release includes an enhanced management console and time-saving personalization tools.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 17 May 2013

Nuance Releases Dragon Notes for Windows 8 Devices

App lets users capture, organize, and share notes and lists by speaking.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 15 May 2013

There's Gold in Healthcare Mandates

Speech solutions companies see opportunities in government changes.
Feature, Posted 10 May 2013

Speech Recognition Helps Lawyers Cut Through Backlog

Australian firm makes a case for BigHand's voice productivity and speech solutions.
Deployments, Posted 10 May 2013

Speech Providers Embrace the Cloud

The forecast is bright for hosted solutions.
Cover Story, Posted 01 May 2013

Philips Debuts Dictation Recorder for iPhone, BlackBerry, and Android

Capabilities include dictation file encryption.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 30 Apr 2013

Research Finds Danger in Voice-Based Texting While Driving

A new study finds drivers are also distracted while using hands-free technologies in the car.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 29 Apr 2013

BigHand Acquires dFlow B.V.

Acqusition of Benelux reseller expands dictation solutions provider's presence in Europe.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 29 Apr 2013

Leading Healthcare Providers Adopt M*Modal Fluency for Imaging

Hospitals and imaging centers to benefit from real-time alerts and speech-enabled multimedia report creation.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 25 Apr 2013

Updated Nuance Swype Now Available on Google Play

Keyboard also features dialect updates.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 25 Apr 2013

LiveScribe Rolls Out Wifi Pen in Japan

Smartpen features voice recognition.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 24 Apr 2013

BigHand Launches iPad App

FreeMe lets doctors act on documents while on the go.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 23 Apr 2013

Maryland Awards Relay Contract to Hamilton Relay

The five-year contract covers relay and captioning of phone calls for the deaf.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 23 Apr 2013

TTE Transcripts Seeks Beta Testers

The company is launched the next generation of its IdeaScribe app for iOS devices.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 22 Apr 2013

Mobile Assistant Launches Talk It iPhone App

The digital dictation offering relies on live transcriptionists.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 17 Apr 2013

BigHand Launches Professional Edition for Smaller Firms

Web-based desktop dictation software includes full smartphone app suite and compatibility with any professional recording device.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 17 Apr 2013

IronVoice Launches Transcribe

Solution provides human-sourced voicemail transcription.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 10 Apr 2013

ENCO Systems Selects HP Autonomy for Audio and Video Processing

Closed captioning can be done any time of day or night using Autonomy's IDOL technology.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 09 Apr 2013

ManageEngine Releases Voice-Enabled Help Desk App

The new iPhone ServiceDesk Plus MSP app features Nuance voice technologies.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 05 Apr 2013

CMO Council Chooses TranscribeMe for Voice-to-Text Services

The new partnership with TranscribeMe enables quicker sharing of thought-leadership content.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 05 Apr 2013

News Data Service Expands Radio Monitoring

The company adds more than 100 additional U.S. markets and 21,000 hours of programming.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 02 Apr 2013

StreamText.Net and The Captioning Studio Launch WebCaptioning.com

New solution offers improved captioning quality for online video content.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 02 Apr 2013

VoltDelta Powers Nevada's New 511 System

Complete 511 motorist information system will include IVR, Web, condition reporting, data fusion, and smartphone applications with survey feedback.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 26 Mar 2013

Nuance Updates Dragon NaturallySpeaking 12

The latest version offers support for Microsoft Windows 8, Office 2013, and Internet Explorer 10.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 18 Mar 2013

Consumers Desire More Voice and Video

Smartphones are increasing awareness of text-to-speech, speech-to-text, and voice control technologies.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 15 Mar 2013

VoicePort Inks Deal With WellSpan Health

Offers solutions to meet HIPAA requirements.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 12 Mar 2013

Nuance Expands Dragon Mobile Features

It now provides location-aware, proactive assistant, and text messaging features.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 12 Mar 2013

M*Modal Pairs with Optum

Alliance formed to enhance critical documentation in hospitals.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 04 Mar 2013

M*Modal and Merge Healthcare Collaborate

Technologies offer speech understanding for imaging solutions.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 28 Feb 2013

M*Modal Announces Strategic Alliance with 3M Health Information Systems

Companies collaborate to link the physician narrative to the computer-assisted coding process.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 27 Feb 2013

M*Modal and Intermountain Healthcare Collaborate

Companies develop Computerized Physician Order Entry app for iPhone and iPad.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 25 Feb 2013

Speech Developer Programs Have Hit Prime Time

From the novice to the experienced, it's boom time for developers.
Feature, Posted 10 Feb 2013

Singing the Praise of Speech Recognition

Applications are out there—if you know where to look.
Forward Thinking, Posted 10 Feb 2013

Nuance Updates Its Nina Virtual Assistant

The mobile phone app now speaks and understands 38 languages.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 06 Feb 2013

Honda and Acura to Integrate Siri

Siri Eyes Free technology will appear on select 2013 car models.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 31 Jan 2013

Nuance Inks Deal With UAE Ministry of Health

The United Arab Emirates agency will deploy a voice-enabled electronic health record system.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 24 Jan 2013

BigHand to Launch Enterprise Dictation App for the New BlackBerry 10 Platform

The digital dictation product for the legal market will support the new BlackBerry devices.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 24 Jan 2013

Voxware and LogFire Collaborate on Voice Solutions in the Cloud

Cloud-based partnership will bring voice capabilities to more retail and distribution operations.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 22 Jan 2013

M*Modal Launches Program for Integrating Speech Understanding Technology in Healthcare IT

Program offers vendors support and training to enhance EHRs.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 15 Jan 2013

Nuance's Dragon Drive Voice-Enables Hyundai's Next-Generation Connected Car

Hyundai's connected car prototype brings intelligent, conversational in-car connectivity to the mass consumer market.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 09 Jan 2013

VoiceAssist Is Now Available for the iPhone

The app lets users connect their iPhones to interact hands-free in the car.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 08 Jan 2013

Nuance Dragon Drive Added to Select Chrysler Models

Automaker launches Uconnect Access services.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 08 Jan 2013

Nuance Dragon Mobile Assistant Expands Personal Assistant Capabilities for Android

New feature lets users open apps by voice.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 20 Dec 2012

Chevy to Incorporate Siri in Two Models

The Spark and Sonic will integrate with Apple's iPhone personal assistant app.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 13 Dec 2012

Ikanos Consulting Embeds Ask Ziggy in Golden-i GI-OS Software

Technology uses natural language and artificial intelligence processing.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 13 Dec 2012

TranscribeMe Secures $900K in Funding to Advance Speech Processing and Transcription

Funding will enable TranscribeMe to grow its market position in next-wave audio transcription and speech-to-text technologies.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 03 Dec 2012

KnowledgeShift Launches Speech-to-Text Conversation Manager

Application adds keyword and speech translation capabilities.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 26 Nov 2012

Nuance to Acquire Ditech Networks

FYI, Posted 10 Nov 2012

TranscribeMe Partners with Vadacom

Collaboration enables enterprises to analyze audio content.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 09 Nov 2012

Entrada Teams Up with athenahealth

Companies integrate voice workflow solutions with management services.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 08 Nov 2012

NVoq and Mi-Co Team Up

New partnership to offer voice-enabled mobile forms in healthcare.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 05 Nov 2012

SpeechTrans Collaborates with HP

Translation software featured on HP MyRoom on Microsoft Windows 8.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 25 Oct 2012

M*Modal Expands Agreement with Johns Hopkins Medicine

Hospital upgrades clinical documentation workflow for improvements in productivity and cost savings.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 24 Oct 2012

UC-Irvine Med Center to Use M*Modal Speech for Documentation

M*Modal's suite of cloud-based solutions integrates seamlessly with UCI's Allscripts Electronic Health Record system to offer faster, more flexible documentation methods.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 18 Oct 2012

Dragon Apps Are Now Available in Israel

Hebrew is the latest language supported in Dragon Dictation and Dragon Search.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 17 Oct 2012

Nuance Powers Voice-Enabled Clinical Documentation in Mobile EHRs

Voice recognition solution streamlines clinician workflow in iOS apps.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 16 Oct 2012

Nuance Dragon Dictation and Dragon Search Apps Now Available in Thailand and Croatia

Dragon apps continue global expansion with support for Thai and Croatian languages.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 15 Oct 2012

Audi A3 Integrates Dragon Features

Voice recognition and text-to-speech service lets drivers dictate and hear text messages.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 11 Oct 2012

Nuance and Cerner Expand Partnership

Cloud-based voice technology to be embedded into EHR solutions.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 10 Oct 2012

Dolbey Introduces VoiceBox

Solution allows customers to meet EMR requirements.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 02 Oct 2012

M*Modal Selected by Collom and Carney Clinic Association for Advanced Clinical Documentation Solutions

M*Modal's Fluency Direct voice-enables EMR systems to capture complete patient narratives from any device, anywhere, anytime.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2012

Nuance Dragon Dictation and Search Apps Now Available in Ukraine

Successful Dragon apps now let people dictate text messages and email, update social media statuses, and search the Web in 38 countries.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 26 Sep 2012

Chrysler Adds Voice to Select Models

Uconnect Access includes voice-activated texting and search functions.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 24 Sep 2012

OneTok's Voice-Interpretation Platform Now Available for Developers

The platform enables voice as the user interface to interact with and control mobile apps.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 19 Sep 2012

Nuance to Acquire Ditech Networks

The $22.5 million deal adds to Nuance's voicemail-to-text business.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 18 Sep 2012

Speech Processing Solutions Unveils Philips SpeechMike Premium

The device features an integrated motion sensor and barcode scanner.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 17 Sep 2012

Fonality Announces New Voice Recognition Technology

The company releases a new voicemail transcription service that delivers messages as text.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 13 Sep 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

HighJump Software Extends Warehouse Voice Options

A new partnership with Speech Interface Design brings Vocollect Voice to warehouse operations.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 12 Sep 2012

Nuance Announces Dragon Assistant Beta, a Voice App for Intel-Inspired Ultrabooks

Dragon Assistant lets people speak to their PCs to search the Web, find content, play music, check and reply to email, update social network statuses, and more.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 12 Sep 2012

Voice Assist Launches Free Hands-Free App for Android

The new app lets users use voice commands to perform many tasks while driving.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 11 Sep 2012

Nuance Powers Voice Search in Grainger's Mobile App

Enables consumer access to more than 900,000 MRO products.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 11 Sep 2012

Nuance Unleashes a New Dragon

FYI, Posted 10 Sep 2012

Speech Solutions for Media Makers

Speed-reading subtitles translate to lower cost, improved experience
In Other Words, Posted 10 Sep 2012

Nuance Unveils Dragon Dictate for Mac 3

Updated voice recognition solution offers features based on user feedback.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 05 Sep 2012

NVoq Partners with Communication Solutions

Increasing chat agents' productivity is the goal.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 31 Aug 2012

SpeechTrans Launches Video Conference Translation Software

The solution features speech technologies from Nuance Communications.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 29 Aug 2012

U.S. Court of Appeals Selects Verdatum for Dictation

The Ninth Circuit Court has rolled out the VoiceFlow digital dictation workflow solution to all its judges and staffers.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 29 Aug 2012

Dragon Voicemail to Text Transcribes Esnatech's Office-LinX Voicemails

Enables delivery via text message, email, and IM.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 27 Aug 2012

New Voice App Lets Users Update Social Media from Their iPhones

TalkTapp lets users post messages in 23 languages.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 23 Aug 2012

PCS Wireless and Voice Assist Announce Nationwide Market Trial

10,000 handsets will get the hands-free safe driving assistant.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 22 Aug 2012

Siemens OpenScape Xpressions Integrates Dragon Voicemail-to-Text

The solution delivers transcribed voice messages directly to an email inbox.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 22 Aug 2012

Verizon Wireless Launches Mobile Accessibility App Suite for Visually Impaired Customers

Apps include use of speech recognition.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 17 Aug 2012

Voice Assist Files Patent for Handsfree Radio and Safe Driving with Audio Awareness

The application lets users hear incoming messages and respond with voice.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 14 Aug 2012

NoteSwift Launches AllScripts MyWay

Solution saves physicians time by enhancing speech recognition.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 08 Aug 2012

Adapx Scores $3 Million in New Funding

The new funding will aid in development of speech and handwriting capture technologies for combat environments.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 02 Aug 2012

Philips Releases Wireless Dictation App

Connects iPhone users to Philips digital dictation solutions.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 30 Jul 2012

Nuance Unveils Dragon NaturallySpeaking 12

The company adds more than 100 enhancements to its voice recognition solution.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 26 Jul 2012

A Voice Comes to Facebook

Android app lets users broadcast their Facebook news feed and talk back, all by voice.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 25 Jul 2012

M*Modal Selected by United Hospital System

The medical clinical documentation solutions provider offers M*Modal Fluency solutions to facilities in Wisconsin and Illinois.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 20 Jul 2012

iSpeech Launches Voice Recognition Platform for the Home

Technology controls smart TVs, electronics, and appliances by voice.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 20 Jul 2012

Nuance Dragon Dictation and Search Apps Now Available in Vietnam

Vietnamese consumers can now speak to send text messages, email, and more.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 19 Jul 2012

Horizon Private Cloud Partners with Voice Automated

Cloud-based service helps healthcare and legal businesses use voice recognition services from the cloud.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 12 Jul 2012

BMW Integrates Nuance Dragon Drive! Messaging

Company is the first automaker to use Nuance's new mobile assistant messaging system
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 09 Jul 2012

Kurzweil Launches Firefly App for iPad

Provides access to literacy tools
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 09 Jul 2012

Me2me Releases Digital Dictation App for iOS and BlackBerry Devices

Apps enable users to manage and send their dictations from anywhere securely.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 05 Jul 2012

Nuance Dragon Dictation and Search Apps Now Available in Slovakia

Dragon now supports the Slovak language; Slovak consumers can now speak to send text messages and email, update Twitter and Facebook, search for Web content, and more.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 29 Jun 2012

TransTech Medical Solutions Selects M*Modal for Documentation

Medical solutions provider offers M*Modal Fluency for Transcription to healthcare customers.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 28 Jun 2012

Philips Launches Dictation and Transcription Software for Mac OS X

Supports DSS Pro file format
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 26 Jun 2012

Nuance Launches Dragon Dictation and Search in Malaysia

Marks 36th country of availability.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 25 Jun 2012

Nuance Launches Next-Generation Swype

Adds features for OEMs supporting Android platform
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 20 Jun 2012

New Siri-Like Service for Android Launches

Robin, a new voice-enabled personal assistant from Magnifis, is available in beta across the U.S.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 18 Jun 2012

Siri Expected to Arrive on the iPad 3 Later This Year

iPad3-release.com reports the iPhone's voice-activated personal assistant is set to debut on the new iPad 3 following the launch of Apple's new operating system, iOS 6.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 15 Jun 2012

Nuance Dragon Voicemail Drives New Mitel Platform

Transcribes voice messages for mobile workforce
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 14 Jun 2012

M*Modal Launches Catalyst Suite

Product provides infrastructure for large-scale deployment of NLU applications
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 13 Jun 2012

Philips Speech Processing Unveils Updated SpeechExec Enterprise

Features include tighter integration with Nuance software.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 11 Jun 2012

Nuance Launches Dragon Apps in Greece

Marks 35th country of availability
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 07 Jun 2012

Nuance Solution Powers Mutare Messaging Software

Voicemail to Text integrated with enterprise voicemail service
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 06 Jun 2012

GENBAND Releases Intelligent Messaging Manager

Unifies and enhances user desktops, landlines, and mobile messaging
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 06 Jun 2012

Nuance Rolls Out Dragon Apps in Turkey

Launch marks 34th country in which apps are available
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jun 2012

More Firms Agree to License Klausner Visual Voicemail

Eight firms settle patent lawsuits with Klausner, three more suits remain.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 17 May 2012

Nuance Dragon Apps Now Available in the Czech Republic and Romania

Dragon Apps expand availability and language support in eastern Europe
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 14 May 2012

M*Modal Debuts Cloud-Based Speech Understanding Platform

Platform includes new M*Modal Fluency Direct
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 09 May 2012

Philips Speech Processing Partners with Vertex

The union will provide advanced IT and dictation solutions for the law industry.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 08 May 2012

M*Modal Inks Deal with 3M Health

Companies sign interface license agreement.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 08 May 2012

Scribe Debuts Speech Solution

Offers greater dictation flexibility and supports multiple workflows.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 26 Apr 2012

Philips Extends SpeechExec's Workflow

The software extension enhances usability and streamlines document creation processes.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 26 Apr 2012

BrightHouse Networks Offers PhoneTag Voicemail-to-Text

The cable owner and operator is offering the service to its residential and business customers.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 26 Apr 2012

Harman Adds More Voice to Toyota Telematics System

The Toyota Touch & Go features advanced voice recognition and TTS capabilities.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 25 Apr 2012

Cepstral Launches 6.0 Release of Voices for Open Source Telephony

Adds new features and low-cost integration for VARS and integrators
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 20 Apr 2012

Koemei Unveils Cloud-Based Speech Recognition and Transcription Solutions

The company debuts its Web services platform and API.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 18 Apr 2012

Mutare Can Convert Avaya CallPilot Applications

Avaya CallPilot's VBK files can be converted to .wav or MP3 files.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 16 Apr 2012

Mutare’s Hosted Speech-to-Text Now Supports Panasonic Voicemail Systems

giSTT Hosted now works with any business voicemail system that can forward a sound file to email.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 16 Apr 2012

Crawford Media Asset Management Service to Integrate Nexidia Dialogue Search

Speech-to-text will help users find specific words within their digital media assets.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 16 Apr 2012

Nuance Dragon Dictation and Dragon Search Apps Now Available in UAE

Supports Standard Arabic language
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 13 Apr 2012

Isabel Healthcare Partners with VoiceHIT

EHR information system supports speech-to-text
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 11 Apr 2012

Siemens and Klausner Technologies Enter into License Agreement

The deal covers Klausner's visual voicemail technology.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 06 Apr 2012

PhoneTag Voicemail-to-Text Certified as HIPAA Compliant

The solution meets rigorous standards for access to patient information.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 05 Apr 2012

uReach launches VisionMail

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

Nuance Powers Voice Dictation for Snapguide App

New app lets users speak captions
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 29 Mar 2012

NextGen Healthcare Enters into Reseller Agreement with Nuance

The relationship is expected to provide more streamlined, cost-effective approach to patient data entry.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 28 Mar 2012

Nuance Now Featured on EZ DERM Electronic Health Record App

EZ DERM's 3-D mapping app provides doctors with voice-powered, mobile clinical documentation capture.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 20 Mar 2012

Mutare Finds a New Use for Its Speech-to-Text App

giSTT provides voicemail access for the hearing impaired.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 16 Mar 2012

Voicebrook and Nuance Extend Partnership

Nuance's Dragon Medical 360 technology will power Voicebrook's VoiceOver software.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 15 Mar 2012

VanBelkum Companies Partners with Winscribe Mobility

The partnership will produce a suite of mobile dictation tools.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 15 Mar 2012

Voice Assist and Tap Factory Release Contact on the Apple App Store

Voice-activated communication assistant is now available for iPhone and can be used without a data connection.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 07 Mar 2012

Ford Sync Resonates with Drivers

New owners identified Sync's voice recognition capability as a key part of their decision to buy a Ford; 77 percent say they use voice commands regularly.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 06 Mar 2012

Alltel and Nuance Roll Out Voice2Text

Deal gives mobile subscribers new text message feature.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 06 Mar 2012

Philips Inks Deal with Nuance

Nuance Healthcare to integrate dictation solutions.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 05 Mar 2012

Nuance Powers T-Mobile’s Voicemail-to-Text

Transcribed voice messages can be sent via text message or to T-Mobile visual voicemail.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 27 Feb 2012

NEC and Klausner Technologies Resolve Patent Litigation

The two companies sign a worldwide visual voicemail patent license.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 23 Feb 2012

Nuance Healthcare Announces Winners of the 2012 Mobile Clinician Voice Challenge

More than 30 developers accepted Nuance's challenge to give mobile healthcare providers a voice.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 22 Feb 2012

Philips Speech Inks Agreement With Nuance Healthcare

Digital dictation workflow solution SpeechExec now fully compatible with Nuance's Dragon Medical voice recognition.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 22 Feb 2012

Nuance Rolls Out Two New Clinical Language Understanding Solutions

The company also adds 18 transcription service partners.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 21 Feb 2012

TelAssistant Phone Answering Service Partners with PhoneTag

The partnership bring's PhoneTag's voicemail-to-text service to TelAssistant's phone answering and screening service.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 15 Feb 2012

Mutare Integrates Voicemail into Call Centers

Reporting, escalation, and unified message tools help meet service-level agreements.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 13 Feb 2012

IDS Readies Debut Of Latest Mobile Apps

The new portfolio includes a speech app to improve physician mobility with unified work lists.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 10 Feb 2012

Nuance Unveils Dragon Medical Mobile Apps For Smart Phones

Mobile point-of-care solutions deliver real-time speech recognition, dictation and search capabilities.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 09 Feb 2012

Nuance Dragon Now Available for U.S. Cellular Customers

Voicemail-to-text added to cell provider services.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 06 Feb 2012

LumenVox Now Hosts Applications

The company began offering a hosting service for its speech and telephony applications.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 02 Feb 2012

TVEyes and PerVoice Partner

The deal integrates PerVoice's audio-to-text technology with TVEyes' broadcast monitoring services.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 02 Feb 2012

Nuance Dragon Dictation and Dragon Search Apps Rolled Out in Indonesia

Apps now available in 28 countries.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 31 Jan 2012

Techies Say Vlingo App Leads To Security Breaches

The company is in the process of fixing bugs.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 27 Jan 2012

M*Modal Teams Up With Merge Healthcare

Merge continues the expansion of its healthcare IT partner program.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 26 Jan 2012

Nuance Adds Dragon to PaperPort Notes

Digital note-taking tool for the iPad creates typed, freehand, or dictated notes.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 23 Jan 2012

Vocollect Adds Voice Support for PCs

New packing station application could help companies achieve significant additional productivity gains and increase business capacities by eliminating unnecessary process steps.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 20 Jan 2012

Voice Technology Completes the Virtual Office

Speech processing efficiencies deliver powerful competitive advantages.
Sounding Board, Posted 16 Jan 2012

Dragon Releases Canadian French Version

Nuance's real-time medical voice recognition now supports Canadian French-speaking providers clinicians.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 12 Jan 2012

VoiceHIT Unveils Speech-Enabled Mobile Medical Dictation

Better Day EHR & Documentation Solution readies for launch.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 11 Jan 2012

Mod43 and Lucas Will Jointly Deliver Jennifer VoicePlus Solutions

The two firms pair up to deliver voice picking and other voice-directed warehouse functionality to Oracle WMS customers.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 04 Jan 2012

The High Cost of Technology

It's hard to argue against progress, but it has its downside, too.
Voice Value, Posted 01 Jan 2012

A Matter of Convenience

A c-store distributor realizes double-digit gains with a voice-driven warehouse application.
Deployments, Posted 01 Jan 2012

Speech-to-Text Gives Higher Education a Global Boost

New technology makes the world a little smaller.
In Other Words, Posted 01 Jan 2012

New Swype Beta Features Dragon Dictation

The text input provider rolls Nuance technology into its latest offering.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 22 Dec 2011

Nuance Acquires Bitter Rival Vlingo

The two companies have a storied past that involves many court battles.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 20 Dec 2011

Nuance’s NDEV Mobile Developer Program Now Available in Brazil

Dragon Mobile SDK makes its South American debut, empowering developers to voice-enable iOS, Android, Windows Phone 7, and Web apps with support for Brazilian Portuguese.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 15 Dec 2011

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

Voice Assist Partners With TapFactory

New iPhone app includes a voice assist button.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 14 Dec 2011

Nuance Forecasts a Rosy 2012

The company expects top growth from mobile and consumer units and healthcare and enterprise segments.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 05 Dec 2011

BigHand Releases New Speech Recognition Software for Law Firms

BigHand version 4.2 delivers major new components that increase the usability and effectiveness of integrated speech recognition technology.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2011

YouMail Visual Voicemail Plus Now Available to Viaero Wireless Subscribers

Viaero's Android smartphones will come with the application preloaded.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2011

Tronton Launches Talking Mobile Virtual Assistant

The new "Cluzee" virtual personal assistant app employs voice recognition and synthesis, a conversational interface, and machine learning.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 29 Nov 2011

Nuance Dragon Dictation and Dragon Search Now Available in Finland

The apps are now available for Finnish consumers to speak text for email, text messages, Web searches, and more.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 28 Nov 2011

Mutare Voicemail App Now Supports Microsoft Lync

EVM Plus now can deliver voicemail directly to Lync users running the Microsoft client.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 28 Nov 2011

Dragon Dictation and Search Are Now Available in Hungary

European expansion continues as Hungarian-speaking consumers can now use Dragon to speak text for email, text messages, Web content, and more.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 18 Nov 2011

Speech Modules Presents Speech Recognition Apps for Brazilian Portuguese

The company releases its free s-peach app on Apple's Brazil App Store and the Android Market.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 17 Nov 2011

Philips' SpeechControl Software is Compatible with Apple Computers

The free software update is designed to integrate the company's dictation microphone with Mac operating systems.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 16 Nov 2011

LumenVox Now Offers TTS

New Speech Engine now features text-to-speech, a completely new functionality for LumenVox
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 15 Nov 2011

me2me Partners with MedAptus

The two firms join up to provide advanced mobile charge capture, dictation, and workflow solutions to physician groups.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 15 Nov 2011

Nuance Unveils Dragon Express in Mac OS App Store

New dictation app for Mac OS X Lion provides a simple introduction to voice recognition.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 10 Nov 2011

Nuance Dragon Dictation and Search Apps Now Available in Brazil

Dragon Dictation and Dragon Search debut in South America, giving Brazilians a faster and easier way to speak text for email, text messages, Web content, and more.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 10 Nov 2011

Me2Me Launches New Digital Dictation App

Frisbee Smart is an application for Apple's iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch devices.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 07 Nov 2011

Nuance Introduces Dragon Recorder App for Apple iOS

Free app lets consumers use their iPhones, iPads, and iPod touch devices to capture thoughts and transfer recordings wirelessly for transcription with Dragon speech recognition.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 20 Oct 2011

Dragon Dictation and Dragon Search Now Available in Denmark and Poland

Danish and Polish consumers can now speak text for email, text messages, Web content, and more.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 13 Oct 2011

PhoneTag Rapidly Activates Services for Cincinnati Bell

Ditech Networks brings its voicemail-to-text services to Cincinnati Bell customers.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 11 Oct 2011

Nuance Healthcare Introduces New Voice Capture Solutions

New solutions unlock meaning from the clinical documentation process.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 28 Sep 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

Care Initiatives Deploys Voice Technology

Skilled nursing facility operator deploys Vocollect's AccuNurse across its network.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 20 Sep 2011

Angel Launches Voice Updates for Salesforce Chatter

Voice for Chatter empowers voice collaboration through Chatter.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 19 Sep 2011

Vangard Simplifies WMS Integration with Voice

Mobile Voice Utility eliminates costly server integration, business process changes, interfaces, and middleware.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 16 Sep 2011

Nuance Gives SayHi Translate App a Voice

Dragon Mobile SDK powers SayHi's translation app in seven languages via the Nuance Mobile Developer Program.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 16 Sep 2011

Nuance Dragon Dictation and Dragon Search Apps Now Available in Portugal

Dragon Dictation and Dragon Search now support European Portuguese for speaking text into Eemail, text messages, Web content, and more.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 16 Sep 2011

The First First Emergency Management System with IVR Capability Launches

Technology lets users call in and verbally post information to status boards.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 15 Sep 2011

Voci Releases Speedy Speech Recognition

Speech-to-text appliance can process 100 audio channels simultaneously.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 14 Sep 2011

Nuance Launches Its First Mobile Advantage Apps

The first two apps in the suite are designed to steer customers to mobile smartphone applications.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 13 Sep 2011

Voice Assist for Salesforce Now Available on Salesforce.com AppExchange 2

The company's new app lets users do more in Salesforce with their voices.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 13 Sep 2011

MedMaster iPad App Now Powered by Nuance Speech Recognition

MedMaster Mobile's point-of-care mobile app offers data capture, clinical documentation, and navigation via voice.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 08 Sep 2011

Nuance Dragon Dictation and Dragon Search Apps Now Available in Russia

Dragon Dictation and Dragon Search continue their European expansion, letting Russians speak text For email, text messages, Web content, and more.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 02 Sep 2011

Nuance Unveils Dragon for Salesforce App for iPhone and iPad

Integration of Dragon with Salesforce CRM and Salesforce Chatter lets people speak updates into the Salesforce.com CRM and Chatter accounts.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 31 Aug 2011

Verbble Integrates with Salesforce.com, Extending Speech Rec to the Cloud

The integration voice-enables any Salesforce.com form.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 26 Aug 2011

Bubbly Voice Blogging Service Available to 26 Million More Subscribers

Bubbly now available to SoftBank Mobile subscribers and attains endorsements from Yasuhiko Okudera-san, Sony Music Network, and Horipro.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 26 Aug 2011

Nuance Dragon Dictation and Dragon Search Now Available in Norway and Sweden

Dragon apps add Norwegian and Swedish language support.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 26 Aug 2011

Vodafone Launches Bubble Motion’s Bubbly Social Messaging Service

South Asia's largest voice-blogging service is now available to more than 80 percent of India's mobile subscribers.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 19 Aug 2011

Nuance Healthcare Expands Dragon Medical Portfolio

Advanced, real-time, medical speech recognition supports clinicians' documentation preferences while driving EHR adoption, quality input, and accurate reimbursement.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 17 Aug 2011

Nuance to Acquire Loquendo

The deal is worth $75.5 million and brings together two speech technology leaders.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 15 Aug 2011

Verbble for iOS Extends Enterprise Speech Recognition to Apple’s iPhone and iPad

Verbble for iOS now allows users to add talking to typing and clicking to input data into any form, template or app.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 15 Aug 2011

Transcend and M*Modal Sign Technology Agreement

New clinical documentation platform takes advantage of M*Modal's Speech Understanding technology.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 12 Aug 2011

Nuance Voicemail-to-Text Comes to Cox Wireless

Subscribers can now use Nuance services to access voicemail messages.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 09 Aug 2011

Nuance Dragon Dictation and Dragon Search Now Available in Belgium

Supporting Dutch, French, and German, Dragon apps let users in Belgium speak text for email, text messages, Web content, and more.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 05 Aug 2011

Nuance Names the Winners of Its I Speak Dragon Contest

Hundreds of people shared their stories of how speech technologies help in their personal and professional lives.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 29 Jul 2011

Verdatum Releases Voice Input Platform

Verbble allows users to speak into any form at their desks or on the go.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 29 Jul 2011

Nuance Releases Dragon Dictate for Mac 2.5

Speech recognition application for Mac adds full support for Microsoft Word 2011, social media sharing, and formatting and editing features.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 26 Jul 2011

Nuance Powers Hands-Free Genius Button on New T-Mobile myTouch 4G Slide

T-Mobile's Genius Button gets even smarter with new voice-enabled wake up commands.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 20 Jul 2011

DrChrono.com Offers Medical Speech-to-Text Functionality on iPad

New iPad EHR app uses M*Modal's Speech Understanding technology to voice-enable its medical documentation platform.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 20 Jul 2011

Nuance Powers Voice Capabilities in OnStar FMV Retail Mirror

OnStar FMV lets drivers speak to get directions and make hands-free phone calls in the car.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 19 Jul 2011

Yap Powers Spanish Voicemail-to-Text for MetroPCS

Language identification technology automatically determines whether message was spoken in English or Spanish.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 19 Jul 2011

Nuance Acquires Webmedx

The acquisition adds to Nuance's transcription services and clinical understanding solutions portfolio.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 15 Jul 2011

Medquist Holdings Acquires M*Modal

The deal is worth $130 million and brings together two medical documentation leaders.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 14 Jul 2011

YouMail Answers Its 1 Billionth Call

More than 50 million people in the U.S. have now called one or more YouMail Visual Voicemail users.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 07 Jul 2011

The 2011 Market Leaders

Cover Story, Posted 01 Jul 2011

Nuance Dragon Dictation and Dragon Search Apps Now Available in the Netherlands

Dragon apps continue their global expansion as users in the Netherlands can speak text for email, text messages, Web searches and more in Dutch.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 29 Jun 2011

Mindshare Combines Speech-to-Text with Analytics

Mindshare Speech-To-Text voice-of-the-customer tool transcribes customers' phone comments and uncovers actionable information.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 24 Jun 2011

Nuance FlexT9 for Americas Spanish Now Available for Free

Nuance's four-in-one keypad for Android smartphones and tablets now lets users talk, type, tap, or trace, in Spanish.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 16 Jun 2011

Nuance Releases New Dragon Version and New Dragon Remote Mic App

Version 11.5 adds new social media sharing capabilities, correction and editing features, and more.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 13 Jun 2011

MetroPCS Launches Visual Voice Mail Services

New service is available on select MetroPCS mobile devices.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 06 Jun 2011

Nuance Dragon Dictation and Dragon Search Hit Hong Kong and Taiwan

Dragon Apps continue their Asian expansion with support for Cantonese and Taiwan Mandarin.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 03 Jun 2011

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Selects M*Modal's Speech Understanding Platform

M*Modal will integrate its technology with the Boston medical center's own radiology information system.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 02 Jun 2011

SpeechTrans Offers Mobile Translation App for Hearing Impaired

Custom-designed speech recognition app gives the hearing impaired freedom to engage in personal multi-language conversations.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jun 2011

Nuance Dragon Dictation and Dragon Search Apps Available in Mexico

Dragon apps' Latin American debut gives Mexican iOS users the ability to speak text for email, text messages, Web searches, and more in Spanish.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 25 May 2011

Consumers Embrace Speech to Improve Smartphone Functionality

SVOX reveals popularity of text-to-speech voices with over 340,000 downloads since engine launch; discovers consumers prefer female text-to-speech voices to male
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 23 May 2011

Nuance's Dragon Apps Now Support Korean

Dictation and Search apps are now available in the Korean Apple App Store.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 20 May 2011

Lucas Adds Speedometer Feature to Jennifer Voice-Picking Solution

New features extend the labor management and productivity reporting capabilities of the Jennifer solution from Lucas Systems.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 18 May 2011

Voxware Releases New Version of Voxware 3 Software

Version 4.1 features "bucket brigade" picking capabilities and batch and split assigning.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 18 May 2011

Klausner Files More Visual Voicemail Patent Lawsuits

Eleven firms are named in the latest patent infringement cases
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 11 May 2011

Mobile Voice2Dox Medical Dictation App Now Available for iPhone

Doctors can now use their iPhones to dictate medical cases and streamline workflow.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 09 May 2011

3M Releases New Mobile Apps for Doctors

Advanced dictation application is among a suite of apps built especially for doctors making the rounds.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 04 May 2011

Qwest, Panasonic, Avaya, and Yahoo! License Klausner's Visual Voicemail

Klausner settles its patent infringement lawsuits with the four firms, which were named as defendants.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 29 Apr 2011

Maine Relay Begins Offering Mobile Captions Service

Hamilton Relay's Voice Carry Over (VCO) capabilities are now available via mobile device for residents of Maine.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 28 Apr 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

Philips Releases SpeechExec Enterprise Version 4.0

New SpeechExec Enterprise 4.0 boosts Citrix-ready status, a refreshed interface design, and advanced speech-recognition workflow.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 21 Apr 2011

M*Modal Partners with WebChartMD on Transcription Offering

M*Modal's Speech Understanding platform adds productivity capabilities to transcription workflow platform.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 13 Apr 2011

Hamilton Relay to Provide Captioning for Telephone Services in Virginia

This latest implementation puts Hamilton Relay in 18 U.S. states and the District of Columbia.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 13 Apr 2011

VoiceBox to Power Latest TomTom Products

The partnership will bring voice recognition to in-car navigation systems.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 12 Apr 2011

New Study Finds Greater Safety with Voice

The Virginia Tech Transportation Institute concludes that drivers are safer using voice-based systems for texting while in the car.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 11 Apr 2011

Nuance’s PowerScribe Achieves DIACAP Certification

The U.S. Department of Defense certifies Nuance's radiology speech recognition reporting platform for use across Air Force, Army, and Navy networks.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 30 Mar 2011

Nuance Powers Vivo Brazil Torpedo Recado Voicemail-to-Text Service

Leading carrier in Brazil lets subscribers read voicemail messages as transcribed SMS text messages.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 30 Mar 2011

Dial2Do Powering SuperTooth HandsFree Assistant

New voice-activated email, SMS, Facebook, and Twitter service from SuperTooth launches.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 24 Mar 2011

Free Voicemail-to-Text from Yap Now Available for Android

Yap Voicemail app is now available to 10 million Android users with AT&T, T-Mobile, and Verizon.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 23 Mar 2011

Nuance FlexT9 Now Available for Android Tablets

Unique four-in-one keypad lets consumers speak, trace, type, or tap to stay connected.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 23 Mar 2011

RedPrairie Adds Vocollect VoiceArtisan Support to its 2011.1 Warehouse Management Release

Enhancement expands voice-enabled selection, put-away, replenishment, loading, and cycle-counting functionality.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 23 Mar 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

RedPrairie and Lucas Systems Team Up for Voice Directed Warehouse Management

RedPrairie will resell Jennifer VoicePlus to new and existing RedPrairie customers, leveraging open, industry-standard mobile computers that support flexible, efficient voice-plus workflows.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 22 Mar 2011

Carolina West Selects Movius Voice-to-Text Solution

The voicemail-to-text solution was developed jointly with Ditech Networks.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 22 Mar 2011

Sprint Now Offers Google Voice Apps on All Its Phones

Sprint is first carrier to allow customers to use their existing mobile number as their Google Voice number without porting.
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

Winscribe Launches Newest Business Process Management Solution

Winscribe BPM 2.0 is specially designed for for mid-size law firms.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 08 Mar 2011

CPC Releases Real-Time Speech Recognition-Based Closed Captioning

New YouCaption software allows users to upload captioning to audio, video, and phone conferences in near real time.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 02 Mar 2011

Ditech Networks and AVST Partner on Voicemail-to-Text Services to Enterprises

AVST customers can now enjoy the benefits of Ditech's PhoneTag service.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 02 Mar 2011

Ford Adds Languages to Its Sync System

The company works with Nuance to expand the system's vocabulary to 19 languages.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 28 Feb 2011

Nuance Healthcare Development Platform Brings Medical Speech Recognition to the Cloud

Cloud-based platform provides global healthcare developers access to speech recognition and clinical language understanding technologies.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 23 Feb 2011

M*Modal Integrates its Speech Understanding Technology with Greenway Medical Technologies’ EHR

This strategic partnership will offer the new PrimeSPEECH Module
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 22 Feb 2011

3M and Nuance Team to Deliver Computer-Assisted Physician Documentation

Vendors unite to create new technology for clinical documentation improvement.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 17 Feb 2011

IBM to Work with Nuance to Apply IBM's 'Watson' Analytics Technology to Healthcare

This joint research effort will integrate IBM's Watson and Nuance's voice and clinical language solutions to provide enhanced access to critical and timely information.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 17 Feb 2011

Nuance Debuts FlexT9 Multimodal Input for Android

Four-in-one keypad app lets users speak, trace, write, or tap with expanded language support for U.S. and U.K. English, German, French, Italian, and Spanish.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 15 Feb 2011

Ditech Networks and YouMail Partner to Revolutionize Voicemail

the partnership delivers advanced messaging applications available to carriers, enterprises and consumers.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 15 Feb 2011

PhoneTag Now Available in More Languages

Ditech Networks' voice-to-text products are now available in English, German, Spanish, and French.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 10 Feb 2011

Philips Upgrades SpeechExec Pro Software

Web-based licensing and a new user interface are among the software's enhancements.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 10 Feb 2011

Free Voice-to-Twitter Services Keep Egyptians Connected

Google has created a way for Egyptians to call in their Twitter feeds and have them posted online.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 03 Feb 2011

PhoneFusion Selects Ditech Networks for Voicemail-To-Text Transcription

Partnership delivers enhanced voicemail and messaging applications
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 03 Feb 2011

Yap Voicemail-To-Text Service Selected by Interactive Intelligence

Interactive Intelligence will offer the Yap service as an addition to its applications for contact center automation, enterprise IP telephony, and business process automation.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 03 Feb 2011

Nuance Dragon Dictation and Dragon Search Now Available in Canadian French

The new offering is expected to drive additional adoption in Canada, is the 10th language added in six months.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 26 Jan 2011

Nuance Launches Self-Service Mobile Developer Program

Dragon Mobile SDK gives developers the ability to voice-enable iOS and Android apps.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 20 Jan 2011

Industry Report Paints a Rosy Picture for Speech

Global Industry Analysts projects that the speech technology industry will grow to $20.9 billion by 2015.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 13 Jan 2011

HARMAN and Nuance Collaborate to Develop Voice Solutions for Connected In-Car Infotainment

The two companies are increasing speech-activated command and control functions for in-car navigation, music, and information systems.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 11 Jan 2011

A New Year

As the economy rebounds, voice solutions continue to build use cases.
Cover Story, Posted 08 Jan 2011

Nuance Voice-Enables Ford SYNC AppLink Apps

Nuance and Ford extend SYNC and Voice Services Platform to the global application developer ecosystem.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 06 Jan 2011

Nuance FlexT9 Revolutionizes Universal Input

App for Android combines Dragon Dictation, T9 Trace, T9 Write and XT9 to deliver a complete multimodal input experience.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 06 Jan 2011

Hands-On: An Interactive Display

Lab sessions gave companies the opportunity to showcase their latest products.
Feature, Posted 05 Jan 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

Kung Fu Rabbits Introduces Voice Texting for the iPhone

Using a hybrid of voice technologies, the new vText app gives iPhone users another option for voice to text.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 23 Dec 2010

Jawbone Selects Yap Speech Cloud For Voice Messaging App

Yap automatically converts spoken messages into text for Jawbone's THOUGHTS iPhone app.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 14 Dec 2010

Nuance’s Dragon Medical Mobile Recorder Now Available from the Apple App Store

New point-of-care app empowers clinicians to dictate when and where they want; dictations are instantly sent for speech recognition processing and transcription editing on Nuance HIM platforms.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 14 Dec 2010

Smith Micro Offers Voicemail-To-Text Service

New service enables mobile operators to offer premium voicemail service, highlighted by transcription of voicemail messages to text.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 09 Dec 2010

Americans Spend More Than 1 Billion Hours Annually on Voicemail…And Hate ItListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

Listening to long and rambling messages is the top reason users dislike voicemail, according to a Yap study.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 07 Dec 2010

Dragon Becomes More MultilingualListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

Nuance releases Dragon Dictation and Dragon Search in Spanish.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 02 Dec 2010

Verdatum Joins the ProLaw Alliance

Verdatum integrates its digital dictation work flow solution with ProLaw.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2010

Philips Speech Processing’s SpeechExec Enterprise 3.1 Certified as Citrix Ready

Provider of dictation solutions joins Citrix Ready Partner Program and earns certification for digital dictation management software.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 30 Nov 2010

Nuance Introduces PowerScribe 360 Radiology Reporting and Communications Platform

PowerScribe 360 advances radiology documentation beyond dictation and reporting: Dragon Medical speech recognition engine and multiple productivity, communication, and administration tools redefine industry standard.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 30 Nov 2010

Nuance Launches Speech-Enabled Medical Transcription Services Offering

Fully integrated, outsourced medical transcription solution empowers healthcare organizations to lower costs and prioritize core business activities and patient care initiatives.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 19 Nov 2010

Hamilton Mobile CapTel Launches New Browser Solution for Android

Captions of phone conversations are now available for Android, iPhone, and BlackBerry with advanced network capabilities.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 16 Nov 2010

Phone.com Launches Text VoiceMail

Fully automated text voicemail transcriptions is now available to all Phone.com customers.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 09 Nov 2010

Consumer Cellular and Hamilton Relay Premiere Mobile Captions Service

Service is similar to closed-captioning for television programming.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 08 Nov 2010

VoiceCloud Releases Telephone App Suite

New VCX Platform features mailbox options, multiple numbers, conference calling, voicemail-to-text transcription, and more.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 05 Nov 2010

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

In Their Own Voices

Hope Technology School gives autistic students a new way to be heard.
Deployments, Posted 01 Nov 2010

VoIP and Voicemail-to-Text Make a Better Network

A broadband voice and data provider sees improved customer service with solutions from Junction Networks and PhoneTag.
Deployments, Posted 01 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

Iperia Announces Visual Messaging for BroadWorks

Integrated solution simplifies access to voice messages through mobile devices for BroadWorks customers.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 26 Oct 2010

Philips’ SpeechMike Dictation Microphone Recognized for High-Quality Performance

Newest audio recording device given highest rating for superior integration with Dragon NaturallySpeaking 11
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 26 Oct 2010

Despite Ban, Phone Use by Drivers Continues

Results of a new survey in the U.K. renews calls for drivers to embrace speech technologies behind the wheel.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 12 Oct 2010

Nuance and IBM Collaborate on Clinical Language Understanding Capabilities for HealthcareListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

Agreement focused on advancing natural language processing technologies to drive evidence-based care and improve patient outcomes.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 07 Oct 2010

Iperia Releases Visual Messaging 2.0

Visual Messaging is available with voicemail transcription and new ways to manage messages.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 06 Oct 2010

Yap Converts Voicemails to Text for iPhone

Free, automated voice messaging service is now available to iPhone users.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 06 Oct 2010

SpeakerText Creates Interactive Video TranscriptsListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

New service makes online video social and searchable.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 27 Sep 2010

Nuance Releases Dragon Naturally Speaking for MacListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

The speech application for Mac OS X uses Dragon NaturallySpeaking 11 engine.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 20 Sep 2010

VoIP Provider FeatureTel Introduces New Voicemail-to-Text Feature

Transcribed voicemail messages delivered for free to customers' email inboxes.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 14 Sep 2010

Nuance Releases Dragon Medical Enterprise Network Edition

The company hopes to serve larger medical practices with its new solution.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 09 Sep 2010

Ditech Networks Shows Good Traction One Year into the PhoneTag Relationship

The company predicts strong growth in voicemail-to-text services.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 08 Sep 2010

Hamilton Relay Selected to Provide Captioned Telephone Services in Tennessee

The company now provides captioned telephone services in 18 states and the District of Columbia.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 07 Sep 2010

New Application from Hamilton CapTel Allows BlackBerry Users to Read Calls

The application will be helpful to the hearing impaired.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 02 Sep 2010

Nuance and SaskTel Sign an Agreement to Continue their PartnershipListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

Nuance will continue to provide SaskTel with Voicemail to Text Transcription in both English and French Canadian
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 25 Aug 2010

Nuance Dragon Medical Mobile Search Now Available From the Apple App Store

Clinicians can search medical references and get results from medical Web sites all at once on their iPhones.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 19 Aug 2010

New Orleans Law Firm Switches to Verdatum Dictation System

The system also contains a workflow solution, digital voice recorders, and a Web portal.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 19 Aug 2010

Philips Announces Release of SpeechExec Enterprise 3.1

Latest version of dictation management software improves productivity by integrating with Windows 7 and speech recording devices.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 12 Aug 2010

BigHand Releases BigHand for Healthcare Digital Dictation and Speech Recognition Solution

BigHand for Healthcare is a customized voice productivity solution that replaces analogue or tape-based systems used in medical dictation and transcription.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 03 Aug 2010

Nuance Releases Version 11 of Dragon NaturallySpeakingListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

The company says this version will be faster and easier to use.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 29 Jul 2010

U.S. Rep. Giffords Adds Speech Technology to Her Web SiteListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

Audio Eye makes congresswoman's official Web site accessible to the disabled via TTS and video captioning.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 27 Jul 2010

Bubble Motion's Voice-Blogging Service Hits 1.2 Million Subscribers

The company is adding 100,000 new paid 'Bubblers' per week and plans rollouts in other countries.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 20 Jul 2010

Junction Networks Teams Up with PhoneTag to Offer Voicemail-to-Text

OnSIP customers can now receive transcribed voicemails in their email inbox.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 20 Jul 2010

The Importance of Adaptation in Automatic Speech Recognition

Many factors play into how well a speech recognition engine adapts to the characteristics of each speaker.
Sounding Board, Posted 16 Jul 2010

Webmedx Allows Doctors to Dictate ReportsListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

The platform also allows the user to capture information
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 12 Jul 2010

Ditech Adds French Transcription Support to PhoneTag

French joins English and Spanish on PhoneTag voice-to-text transcription service.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 08 Jul 2010

Award-Winning NHS Hospital Installs BigHand Dictation Software Trustwide

Airedale NHS Foundation Trust puts patients first with implementation of BigHand digital dictation software.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jul 2010

Philips Signs Partnership with Voice Systems Inc.

New partnership brings workflow management to dictation systems.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 22 Jun 2010

BBN Works to Improve Rapid Foreign Language ProcessingListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

The company hopes to achieve 90 percent accuracy or better
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 21 Jun 2010

BigHand Releases Analytics Tool to Track Dictations

Analytics tool offers audit trail, historical analysis, drill down, and custom report design.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 21 Jun 2010

Tom Tom Adds Dora the Explorer and Sponge Bob Voices to Its GPS

Newest additions to TomTom's voice library from Nickelodeon make family adventures more enjoyable.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 18 Jun 2010

Another NHS Foundation Trust Elects to Go with BigHand Digital Dictation

Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust has decided to choose BigHand for a Trust wide digital dictation project, incorporating over 300 users across all specialties.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 11 Jun 2010

Nuance Joins Global ng Connect ProgramListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

The organization hopes to collaborate, improving connected car voice technology.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 09 Jun 2010

BigHand Adds Features to iPhone Dictation App

BigHand for iPhone Dictation App boosts support for professionals who work out of the office regularly and need to produce documents on the go.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 04 Jun 2010

Phone.com Calls on Yap for Automated Voicemail-to-Text

Voicemail transcripts can be read, stored, and shared with others.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 25 May 2010

AudioMicro Acquires Audioo, Launches Outrageous New Voicemail Sharing ServiceListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

The Audioo platform lets users auto-stream, publicly share, and store voicemails from handsets and services like Google Voice.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 25 May 2010

Nuance and IBM Team to Advance Next-Generation Natural Language Speech TechnologyListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

Research collaboration aims to break barriers with conversational and intelligent speech products.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 21 May 2010

The BlueAnt S4 Listens and RespondsListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

The first truly hands-free speakerphone allows users to communicate completely through voice commands.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 17 May 2010

Imaging On Call Achieves Full Speech Recognition with Integrated Document Solutions

Cloud-based solution features 100 percent speech recognition, template-based reporting, and automated distribution.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 13 May 2010

Philips Releases SpeechExec Pro

New dictation management platform is designed to boost efficiency and productivity in documentation-intensive businesses.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 04 May 2010

Loquendo Opens U.K. Office in Central London

Company cites growing demand for a its technologies and services across Northern Europe.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 04 May 2010

YouTube Expands Video Transcription Option for All

Businesses can benefit from an expanded audience base.
FYI, Posted 03 May 2010

AthletiCo Stretches Its Speech Installation

The physical therapy provider expands its dictation solution to include front-end speech recognition.
Deployments, Posted 03 May 2010

YouMail Faces Visual Voicemail Lawsuit

Klausner Technologies files suit alleging visual voicemail patent infringement.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 28 Apr 2010

Read Your Voicemail with Iperia’s Visual Voice Messaging App

Yap provides fully automated voicemail-to-text transcription for Iperia.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 23 Apr 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

SRC Delivers Digital Dictation at Nottingham University Hospitals

Following an initial pilot, typing turnaround times have been reduced by 21 days and urgent clinical correspondence is being completed and sent within 24 hours.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 21 Apr 2010

Ifbyphone Launches Voice-To-Text Transcription

Multiple transcription options offer flexibility in quality, price, and functionality.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 13 Apr 2010

Voice on the Go Takes Voice on the RoadListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

New application lets drivers listen to and respond to messages without ever looking at their phone.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 09 Apr 2010

BigHand Acquires nFlow Software

Several key senior management changes follow the deal.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 07 Apr 2010

MetroPCS Launches Fully Automated Voice Mail-to-Text Service

Customer voicemail is converted to text and delivered as text messages or email with sound files attached.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 06 Apr 2010

Nuance Launches Dragon Dictation for iPad

Optimized for iPad, free new dictation app lets users speak text for email, documents, status updates, notes, and more.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 05 Apr 2010

One Call Now Is First Message Notification Service To Release iPhone App

New mobile application allows users to send and manage group notification on the go.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 31 Mar 2010

Speech Rec Gets a Boost in Medical JournalListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

Nuance takes comfort from the support that the technology receives.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 30 Mar 2010

Voxeo Launches Cloud Communications API with Worldwide Presence and Twitter Support

Tropo now supports Twitter, SMS, IM, and voice interactions from anywhere to any application.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 25 Mar 2010

Nuance Powers Voice-to-Text Messaging on Cisco Unity Connection Platform

Cisco SpeechView with Nuance Voice-to-Text improves communication and boosts productivity for today's mobile enterprise workforce.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 24 Mar 2010

SpeakWrite Offers Transcription Application for iPhone, BlackBerry, and Android

The company brings cost-effective smartphone transcription services to legal and business sectors.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 22 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

Vendor Deep Dive: Ribbit

Changing the Game: Ribbit enables quantum leaps in productivity.
Feature, Posted 08 Mar 2010

Nuance's Acquisitions Cement Its Position in Voicemail to Text, Dictation

The company brings its speech technologies to new audiences and devices.
FYI, Posted 08 Mar 2010

Voicemail-to-Text

Speech Solutions, Posted 08 Mar 2010

Mobility Ubiquity

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

YouTube Expands Video Transcription Option for AllListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

The move is seen as a shot in the arm for speech technologies.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 05 Mar 2010

Nuance Expands Service for Medical Dictation

Advanced mobile point-of-care solutions deliver real-time speech recognition, dictation, and search capabilities.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 02 Mar 2010

Stephen Brown Becomes BigHand Client Services Director in New Division

BigHand creates dedicated client services function to ensure service levels are maintained as growth continues.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2010

Aptela and TalkScribe Join Forces for Voicemail Transcription

Voice-to-text company teams with provider of hosted VoIP services to help small businesses manage communications.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 24 Feb 2010

BigHand Extends BlackBerry's Recording Capabilities

Company launches its lates iteration of BigHand for BlackBerry software.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 23 Feb 2010

Nuance Acquires MacSpeechListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

The deal extends the Dragon NaturallySpeaking family to the Mac.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 16 Feb 2010

Consumer Electronics to Get a Natural Language InterfaceListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

A new chip from Sensory provides a truly hands-free voice interface for many typical household products.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 16 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

MacSpeech Releases MacSpeech Scribe

What the company calls "the world's most advanced personal transcription solution for the Macintosh" boasts up to 99 percent accuracy.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 12 Feb 2010

Three NHS Trusts Choose BigHand Voice Technology

BigHand signs up three trusts via the Yorkshire and Humber NHS Framework.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 11 Feb 2010

BigHand for BlackBerry Mobilizes Property Surveyors

Kirsop & Co. implements BigHand voice technology to enhance remote working capabilities.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 08 Feb 2010

Nuance Powers New Virgin Mobile Canada Voicemail-to-Text Service

Virgin Mobile Canada delivers voicemail-to-text service as a standard feature across its Value-to-Premium rate plan portfolio.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 04 Feb 2010

New CEO at BigHand Follows International Growth

Jon Ardron named new CEO of dictation software provider.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 03 Feb 2010

Yap Sees Gains in Voicemail to TextListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

The company signs two big clients, demonstrating growing interest among enterprises and carriers.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 22 Jan 2010

NCH Express Dictate Now a Free iPhone App

Users can download the software for free; Android is the next platform being developed.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 14 Jan 2010

Nuance Dragon Dictation and Dragon Search Now Available for iPod Touch

iPod Touch users can now take advantage of Nuance's Dragon Mobile Apps; Dragon Dictation now features automatic end-of-speech detection.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 11 Jan 2010

A Preference for Speech

A healthcare provider switches from typing to transcription.
Deployments, Posted 10 Jan 2010

Sakhr's Arabic Language Buddy

This is an iPhone application that gets it right.
Forward Thinking, Posted 10 Jan 2010

Fully Speech-Powered TXT and Email Messaging Offered in iSpeech’s DriveSafe.ly 2.0

iSpeech announces two-way texting and emailing via voice on next-generation DriveSafe.ly 2.0 mobile app for smartphones.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 08 Jan 2010

Dial2Do Integrates Voice Activated Messaging with Drive’N’Talk

The solution offers drivers an easy way to send and listen to email and text messages using only their voices.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 07 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

LUNA Project Comes to a Successful End

Loquendo claims great advancements in spoken language understanding.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 21 Dec 2009

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

MedQuist to License Nuance's SpeechMagic ASR

Company to introduce SpeechQ for General Medicine product line.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2009

MedQuist Integrates Search Engine from Primordial with SpeechQ for Radiology

New speech-enabled solution gives radiologists immediate access to information during documentation process.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2009

Philips Releases SpeechMike Air

Wireless version of professional audio recording device designed legal and healthcare users.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 24 Nov 2009

PhoneTag’s Voicemail-to-Text Solution Integrated with Mutare's EVM Server

Enterprise customers can now use PhoneTag on premises and behind the firewall.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 18 Nov 2009

PhoneTag Service Now Available on Sprint

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

BigHand Launches Server-Based Speech Recognition Module

Back-end voice-to-text capability, supported on BlackBerry Smartphones and Windows Mobile, offers business and healthcare significant administrative time & cost savings.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 05 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

Message Technologies Launches MTI Natural ChatListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

The company says the offering eliminates entry barriers for natural language IVR applications because developers no longer have to build complex grammars and create back-end artificial intelligence.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 12 Mar 2009

Nuance and Uncle Sam Unleash the Dragon on U.S. Military BasesListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

The U.S. Army looks to Nuance for medical transcription services at home and abroad.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 18 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

SVOX Acquires Siemens' Speech UnitListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

The deal allows the company to expand into speech recognition and speech dialogue solutions.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 26 Jan 2009

Axolotl Adds Speech Understanding to Its Elysium Line

Company partners with M*Modal to add a new dimensions to its medical records transcription products.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 06 Jan 2009

Dictaphone Turns 100

Nuance Communications marks the centennial of its leading dictation brand.
FYI, Posted 22 Dec 2008

AVST Enhances CallXpress with STT

Leveraging GotVoice's technologies, voicemail messages become viewable as text on mobile devices or computers.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 16 Dec 2008

SpinVox Sends the Homily Home

Anglican church's vicar uses voice-to-text solution to transmit sermons to those not at Sunday services.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 15 Dec 2008

Radiologists Get Down to Smooth Talkin’ With Brit SpeakListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

Radiology solutions provider Brit Systems announced the release of a stand-alone dictation, transcription, report distribution, and optional voice recognition solution.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 05 Dec 2008

With iLane I Hear My Email in My CarListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

IMS chooses Loquendo ASR and TTS to power its iLane in-vehicle email- and text-reading solution.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 01 Dec 2008

Cincinnati Bell Brings SpinVox HomeListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

Phone service carrier to offer wireless functionality on landline home telephones.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 25 Nov 2008

Telisma and CatchWorld Partner on South African ASR

Partnership will result in the development of South-African English and Afrikaans for teliSpeech Recognizer.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 21 Nov 2008

Avaya Enhances UC with Voicemail-to-TextListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

Avaya, Mutare, and SpinVox team to deliver the first-of-its-kind solution for corporate environments.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 12 Nov 2008

SVOX Releases Pico, a Small Footprint TTS

Company touts its newest engine as the highest-quality sub-1 MB Text-to-Speech system available.
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

Nuance Recognizes Healthcare Leaders

Healthcare provider organizations achieve innovation, productivity, and cost savings through their use of Nuance's healthcare solutions.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 03 Nov 2008

Voice-Based Text Messaging Rides the WaveListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

TravellingWave integrates its VoicePredict speech recognition products with Zi's text-prediction products to speed the typing of text messages.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 29 Oct 2008

MacSpeech Updates Dictation SoftwareListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

New features make the software more accurate over time.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 20 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

Nuance Acquires Philips Speech Recognition SystemsListen to this article in TTS, powered by Loquendo

Nuance Communications acquired Philips Speech Recognition Systems for $96.1 million to expand its healthcare-related business in Europe.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 01 Oct 2008

NPR Makes Radio More Accessible

National radio broadcasting network NPR announced plans today that it has taken steps to make its programs accessible to both the deaf and blind.
Speech Technology News Features, Posted 08 Jan 2008

The Art and Science of War

U.S. forces in Iraq are stepping up field testing of speech translation devices.
Cover Story, Posted 01 Apr 2007

Voicemail-to-Text Goes Wireless

Cincinnati Bell is becoming the first U.S. wireless carrier to offer a service that converts wireless voicemail messages into text messages or email.
FYI, Posted 01 Apr 2007

Autonomy Helps Contact Centers Smarten Up

By extending the capabilities of its etalk Contact Center portfolio, Autonomy is taking a new approach to contact center management
FYI, Posted 01 Mar 2007

Opus CAT Scan Gives Good Prognosis for Self-Service

In the latest version of its Conversational Access Technologies (CAT) report, Opus Research notes that speech-enabled self-service is growing faster than other IT spending.
FYI, Posted 01 Mar 2007

VoIM Use Grows, But Must Overcome Hurdles

While increased use of instant messaging (IM) in the enterprise, along with the proliferation of features like file sharing and white-boarding, make voice over IM (VoIM) an attractive option, VoIM service providers must tackle ease-of-use and interoperability issues before the technology will become more widespread, according to a new report by Light Reading's Enterprise VoIP Insider.
FYI, Posted 01 Mar 2007

Giving Physicians Choices

Staten Island University Hospital (SIUH), a 785-bed teaching health care facility located in New York City's fastest growing borough of 450,000 inhabitants, is a recognized leader in innovative, technology-based medicine.
Deployments, Posted 01 Mar 2006

What Happened to Voice Portals?

What is – or, more accurately – what was a voice portal? One definition offered by the “Computing Dictionary” describes voice portals as “an interactive voice response (IVR) front end to a data retrieval system … being positioned mainly by carriers as wide-scale applications, offering things like specialized audio ‘infotainment’ services, real-time news, and stock quotes.” These sites offered engaging speech-enabled dialog available 24/7 from any standard telephone. …
Feature, Posted 30 Aug 2005

Most Innovative Solutions Awards 2005

According to Daniel Hong, voice business analyst at Datamonitor, the global voice business value chain* will grow from $716 million for 2004 to $1,939 million by 2009 at a CAGR of 22 percent. Speech Technology Magazine presents the third annual Most Innovative Solutions awards in recognition of the enterprises and service providers who are deploying innovative speech applications driving this growth. These applications are an integral touch point of their customers' contact with them and…
Feature, Posted 20 Jun 2005

Innovations: Speech Technology with Impact

From the editor: Welcome to Innovations - Speech Technology with Impact. Normally in each issue we have a section for notable press releases, but over time this has grown redundant with our Speech Technology Magazine NewsBlasts. So starting this month we are replacing press releases with a new column on innovations or speech technology with impact.
Voice Value, Posted 26 Apr 2005

Speaking of the Internet – Speech Equals Access for All

When the U.S. Congress re-wrote the Americans with Disabilities Act to ensure equal accessibility to technology by those who are visually or physically impaired, the legislation (known as Section 508 - see sidebar) potentially benefited many more people than those with disabilities. Boiled down, Section 508 states that it's illegal for a service provider to discriminate against a disabled person by refusing to provide any service which it provides to members of the public. Personal…
Feature, Posted 26 Apr 2005

The Role of Speech in Healthcare

According to the American Medical Association (AMA), there is a nationwide shortage of more than 168,000 nurses and other health care professionals. With 60 percent of emergency rooms working at or above capacity, it is essential that hospitals utilize their staff and time carefully, which is becoming more difficult to accomplish as more and more people are turning to the emergency room for care. CDC reports from 2002 estimate that approximately 110.2 million visits were…
Feature, Posted 06 Mar 2005

Transcription: What's It Good For Anyway?

Human-computer dialogue systems have claimed center stage in the speech industry bowinghappily to the kudos of an accepting marketplace. This is the inverse of the state of affairs that existed in the mid-1990s when PC-based dictation using statistical processing was clearly the industry's star. Shrink-wrapped general dictation products were awarded extensive shelf space in computer stores and the speech industry had visions of a speech revolution built atop boxes of Dragon NaturallySpeaking® (DNS) and ViaVoice. …
Feature, Posted 06 Mar 2005
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