Voice Search Sees Business Boost
Companies are starting to use voice search for internal operations, but challenges remain.
Teaching with Speech
Voice technology has infiltrated the learning environment, improving schools for students and educators alike
As Speech Translation Advances, Barriers Continue to Fall
Technology improvements have pushed speech translation out to a smaller world
Companies Turn to IVAs to Deal with COVID Surges
Automated voice solutions have helped contact centers handle rising interaction volume during the pandemic
Overcoming Bias Requires an AI Reboot
Biases in artificial intelligence can be mitigated with multiple programmers
Speech Continues to Advance in the Contact Center
Companies should look to further automate customer service with voice technologies
Marketers Need to Optimize for Voice Search
The voice channel presents unique opportunities and challenges for marketers
Speech Technology's 2020 People's Choice Awards
The votes are in. You have spoken!
The State of the Speech Technology Industry
Artificial intelligence is improving almost every aspect of the speech industry.
The State of Speech Engines
Solutions are still trying to crack the conversational code
The State of Speech Developer Platforms
Vendors focus on back-end system integration and portability
The State of Assistive Technology
Accessibility solutions expand to new populations
The State of Artificial Intelligence
As AI becomes ubiquitous, voice technologies improve and expand into more areas
Artificial Intelligence and the Customer Journey
The combination of AI and speech technology is transforming the way marketers think about customer experience, but many are still hesitant to put plans into action, as consumer expectations may outpace technological reality.
Transformation in the Contact Center
Customer service has moved from call centers to a multichannel and now omnichannel customer experience approach, with cloud-based communications, well-designed IVR, and powerful reporting capabilities thanks to artificial intelligence (AI), chatbots, natural language processing (NLP), and more.
What Speech Technology Buyers Really Want: How to Meet the Needs of Enterprise Customers
The potential for speech technology to transform the enterprise is there, but more work is needed to improve the enterprise application development infrastructure to make buyers happy
How IVR with a Human Touch is Changing Healthcare
By putting "the human touch" into its IVR, executives at Wolters Kluwer Health are finding patients to be more responsive to automated calls, thereby reducing staffing costs and improving patient care.
Would You Like Fries With That? Speech Technology at the Drive-Thru
McDonald's recent acquisition of Apprente was big news, but voice-ordering is nothing new to the world of fast-food. This move just goes to show how important speech technology will be in the future of QSRs.
Higher Learning: AI, ML, and Speech Tech in Academia
Academics are at the forefront of the biggest AI changes in the industry. Learn more about the latest breakthroughs, the questions researchers are trying to answer, and the challenges they face.
The AI Skills Gap
The lack of AI and machine learning talent has left employers scrambling