Speech Technology News

Healthcare Voice-Assisted Technology Market to Reach $797 Million by 2027

360 Research expects the global market for healthcare-related voice-assisted systems to grow at 20.3 percent for the next five years.

Speech Analytics to Be Worth $4.5 Billion by 2026

MarketsandMarkets is projecting 20.5 percent CAGR for the global speech analytics market for the next five years.

Nuance Expands Genesys Partnership

Nuance's contact center AI, biometrics, and tooling solutions are now available for Genesys Cloud CX. (Featured on DestinationCRM.com.)

NICE Launches NEVA for Collection Adherence

NEVA's AI models identify potential violations in real time, guide agents, and present them with data conducive to compliance. (Featured on DestinationCRM.com.)

Vuzix and AMA Expand Partnership for More Voice Control

Vuzix M400 smart glasses now support the entire AMA XpertEye assisted-reality products with automatic speech recognition.

Sonde Health Partners with GN Group Using Voice to Detect Mild Cognitive Impairment

New research between Sonde Health and GN Group will seek vocal biomarkers to detect cognitive decline.

Far-Field Speech and Voice Recognition to Reach $3.89 Billion by 2026

Infogence Global Research projects 23 percent CAGR for the far-field speech and voice recognition market through the next five years.

Vistry Launches Automated Order Taking with NVIDIA Voice Tech

Vistry Automated Order Taking is a voicebot for taking orders at quick-service restaurant drive thru windows.

Conversational AI Market to Be Worth $18.4 Billion by 2026

MarketsandMarkets projects 21.8 percent CAGR for conversational AI for the next five years. (Featured on SmartCustomerService.com

NovoPath Launches NovoPath 360

NovoPath 360 is a voice-enabled laboratory information system.

XPeng Upgrades EV Voice Assistant with Microsoft TTS

XPeng is adding Microsoft's neural text-to-speech to its automotive voice assistant.

Veritone’s MARVEL.ai Clones the Voice of Radio Star Bert Weiss

Nationally syndicated morning radio show selects Veritone's synthetic voice solution to create text-to-speech and speech-to-speech models of top talent.

Russia's MTS Acquires VisionLabs for $95 Million

Russian mobile operator MTS is acquiring voice biometrics firm VisionLabs.

QCRI Creates Real-Time Arabic TTS

The Arabic Language Technologies Team at the Qatar Computing Research Institute (QCRI) has created a real-time Arabic text-to-speech system.

HandsFree Health Partners with eternalHealth

Partnership brings HandsFree Heath's WellBe voice assistant to eternalHealth's members.

Veritone MARVEL.ai Synthetic Voice Supports NVIDIA Omniverse Audio2Face

Connection with Veritone's MARVEL.ai gives NVIDIA content creators more than 200 voices and 150 languages to enhance face and video animation projects in immersive digital worlds.

Samsung and DSP Concepts Collaborate on Voice Controlled "Freestyle"

DSP Concepts's AuudioWeaver and TalkTo technology are focal points of the Freestyle, a voice-controlled portable screen and smart speaker.

Lockheed Martin, Amazon, and Cisco Partner to Bring Voice to the Moon

Callisto payload featuring Amazon's Alexa and Cisco's Webex will fly onboard Lockheed Martin's Orion spacecraft for NASA's Artemis I mission.

Sensory Unveils SensoryCloud.ai

SensoryCloud.ai offers cloud-based voice and vision AI technologies.

Labrador Launches Retriever Robot

Labrador's Retriever robot can be commanded by a voice interface and is designed to retrieve items for the elderly or disabled.