Speech Technology eWeekly - May 16, 2012

Features

Synchronoss Acquires SpeechCycle

The cloud services provider sought to add voice technologies to automate transactions.

M*Modal Debuts Cloud-Based Speech Understanding Platform

Platform includes new M*Modal Fluency Direct

Creating Fluidity Between Channels

From single-channel to cross-channel interactions, customers must be able to move seamlessly among them without data loss.

Speech Technology News

Royal Philips Electronics to Sell Speech Processing Business

Unit acquired by private equity fund

Convergys Names New CEO

Andrea Ayers to succeed Jeff Fox

Agnitio Tapped by U.S. Government

Contract to provide enhanced security for mobile devices

Nuance Brings Voice to Samsung Smart TV Line

Technology added to voice control

Interact

Reports of Persona's Death Have Been Greatly Exaggerated

New technologies encourage speech designers to get creative.