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Speech technologies are poised to transform the way the public sector get things done. See below for the latest news on companies that help public-sector organizations, including the military, police, and other state, local, and national government departments and agencies manage data, services, streamline and secure communications, and translate, transcribe, and transfer information.

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The Top Speech Technologies and Vendors: The 2021 Speech Industry Awards

Advances in AI, machine learning, natural language processing, and more fueled speech industry progress in the past year.

2021 Speech Industry Award Winner: TTEC Takes Over the Government

TTEC Holdings, an Englewood, Colo.-based customer experience technology and services provider, has been busy on the acquisition front in the past year, scooping up both Avtex and VoiceFoundry.

2021 State of the Speech Technology Industry

The latest developments and trends in seven important sectors

The State of Voice Biometrics

Vendors need to respond to increasingly sophisticated threats

Curbing Speech Data Overreach

More regulation is needed to protect voice data privacy and security, experts agree

Five Tips for Managing Voice Data in the GDPR Era

As the UK 's Information Commissioner's Office orders the nation's tax authority to delete 5 million voice recordings under GDPR, we offer 5 tips for staying out of trouble with privacy regulators.

Speech Compliance Branches Out from the Contact Center into the Enterprise

As industry regulations increase in number, corporations look to speech to ensure adherence

Interpol to Add Voice Recognition to Its Investigative Tools

According to a post on the European Union's website, the EU-funded SIIP (Speaker Identification Integrated Project) aims to put an end to any doubts about voice recognition in the court room "with an innovative probabilistic, language-independent identification system. This system uses a novel Speaker-Identification (SID) engine and a Global Info Sharing Mechanism (GISM) to identify unknown speakers who are captured in lawfully intercepted calls, recorded crime or terror arenas, social media and any other type of speech source."

Voice Biometrics: Building Its Business Base as New Uses Emerge

Biometric solutions built on voice recognition technologies are projected to create an incremental opportunity of $4.5 billion between 2017 and 2025. 

SRI and NYU Medical Center Project Uses Speech Analytics to Identify PTSD

Research finds a correlation between post-traumatic stress disorder and speaking patterns, which can be uncovered with speech analytics.

The 2015 State of the Speech Technology Industry: Application Testing and Tuning

The 2015 State of the Speech Technology Industry: Speech Engine

Star Performers: SpeechPro Brings Verification to Cloud, Web, and Mobile Tech

Pindrop Security Combines Voice Biometrics and Phoneprinting Fraud Detection

System offers voice biometrics-based caller authentication to ensure credibility.

Voice Stress Analysis Technology Is Replacing Polygraphs

CVSA boasts more than 95 percent accuracy and lower cost of operation than polygraphs.

The Global Voice Recognition Market to Grow at a CAGR of 22 Percent Through 2016

Analyst firm TechNavio predicts voice biometrics to dominate the market growth opportunities.

The Government Is Listening

Speech technology sees government growth spurt.

World's First Voice and Face Biometrics System Deployed in Ecuador

New identification technologies will be used to fight crime.

Your Voice Is Your Password

Voice biometrics is gaining momentum in the enterprise.

StrikeForce and TradeHarbor Announce First "Three-Factor" Voice Verification Solution

The partnership has yielded a new level of cyber security assurance for online transactions.