Speech Technology eWeekly - June 25, 2008


Nuance Files Patent Suit Against Vlingo

Company claims that vlingo violates its patent related to "Adaptation of a Speech Recognition System across Multiple Remote Sessions with a Speaker."

Skype Starts Beta Testing of Version 4.0.

New VoIP solution makes video chat a central part of its service.

Yahoo Extends oneSearch with Voice to Asia

Yahoo! today launched Yahoo! oneSearch with voice for English speakers in Singapore and India.

Last Call for SSML Comments

W3C releases the final draft of SSML version for public comment.

BearingPoint to Provide Non-Emergency Contact Center for Toronto

Multi-million dollar contract will involve the second-largest 311 call center in North America.


Market Spotlight: Contact Centers

Centers of Connectivity

Talking Tech

Beyond Misrecognitions and No Speech

How a larger taxonomy of errors can inspire change.