Speech Technology eWeekly -
August 04, 2021
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.
Speech Technology News
Deepgram Offers Developer Incentives and Features
Deepgram is giving away $10 million in free speech recognition to developers.
LumenVox Launches Next-Generation Automatic Speech Recognition with Transcription
LumenVox's deep neural network architecture lets users add languages and dialects with ease.
Intelity and Volara Voice-Enable Hotel Rooms
Intelity and Volara have released a joint voice command solution that delivers premier in-room guest engagement via voice.
Qualtrics to Acquire Clarabridge for $1.125 Billion
Qualtrics' acquisition of Clarabridge will enable companies to capture, analyze, and act on all forms of customer and employee feedback. (Featured on DestinationCRM.com.)
Rev Ups Its Language Total to 31
Rev.com's Rev.ai speech recognition technology now works with 31 world languages.
Sentrics Leverages Amazon Lex to Voice-Enable Engage360
Sentrics lets seniors control their TVs with voice commands.
Thoma Bravo Acquires Medallia
Investment firm Thoma Bravo has acquired Medallia for $6.4 billion. (Featured on DestinationCRM.com.)
Uniphore Acquires Jacada
Uniphore and Jacada together will offer full low-code and no-code contact center automation capabilities. (Featured on DestinationCRM.com.)
Three Key Considerations to Enable Objectivity, Upskill Workers, and Gain Buy-In for Change
AI and automation help companies and employees move toward customer-centricity.