Speech Technology eWeekly -
June 18, 2008
SpinVox Talks Birds and Bees with Teens
Speech-to-text provider SpinVox, MTV's Staying Alive Foundation, and Facebook today launched the "Stand by What You Say" campaign, an initiative seeking to open a dialogue among young people about sexual health and HIV.
Dial2Do Does More for the Cell Phone
Hands-free service provider voice-activates cell phones with JAJAH applications.
Acapela Empowers Dolphin Easy Reader
Latest version of the software provides the missing link in Microsoft's 'Save as DAISY XML' plug-in.
Buy Speech, Get Books
IVO Software's latest TTS version includes free eBook downloads.
BlueAnt Takes TTS to Bluetooth
Bluetooth supplier BlueAnt Wireless announced today the general availability of Supertooth 3 Bluetooth Handsfree, a portable speakerphone device incorporating text-to-speech technology.
D-I-Y- or B-U-Y
Do-it-yourself may work for home improvements, but IVR design's a bit more complicated.
In Other Words
Is Machine Translation Ready for You?
Software is good for some tasks, but the results can be fun for others.