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Assistive Technology

As technology improves, so too do the applications for assistive technology. Companies that provide speech technology-based applications to assist people with disabilities are innovating at an exciting rate. See below for the latest assistive technology news, trends, and solutions.

Features

2022 State of the Speech Technology Industry

The latest developments and trends in seven important sectors.

The 2022 State of Assistive Technology

Expanding opportunities to improve everyday lives.

Captioning Sees an Impressive Pace of Progress

Technology advances are making real-time captioning possible, and progress has just begun.

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.

Industry Voices

What is Readability? And How to Make Documents Accessible

These tips will help make sure screen readers can clearly convey your content.

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People with Disabilities Helped Launch Speech Tech. Don’t Leave Them Behind

Design solutions that eliminate difficulties.

Speech Technology's Invaluable Assist

Our extraordinary assistive speech technologies were years in the making.

Laws Protecting People with Disabilities Won't Work if They're Not Applied

Speech Is Headed in New Directions

Though still in its very earliest stages, edge computing is being recognized for the transformative role it could play in voice interfaces.

Speech Technology Reports and Research

How to Choose the Best Speech-to-Text Engine

Sponsored by Speechmatics

The Ultimate Contact Center KPI Playbook

Sponsored by Observe.AI

Modernize the Customer Experience with Conversational IVR

Sponsored by [24]7.ai

The Ultimate Guide to Speech-to-Text Technology

Sponsored by Speechmatics

Assistive Technology Companies and Suppliers