Speech Technology eWeekly -
October 27, 2021
Speech Technology News
Amazon Introduces Alexa Smart Properties
With Alexa Smart Properties, senior living community residents and patients can keep in touch with loved ones, connect with care team members, access news and information, and more, just by using their voices.
Speechmatics Launches Autonomous Speech Recognition Software
Speechmatics' autonomous speech recognition software features self-supervised learning technology that reduces speech recognition errors.
LifeBio Launches Memory, a Voice App for Seniors
LifeBio Memory uses AI, voice, and visual prompts with reminiscence therapy to enhance quality of care and quality of life for older adults.
Aloe Care Patents Its Voice-Enabled Caregiver App and Smart Hub
Aloe Care Health adds patents For Smart Hub And Caregiver App to help seniors and caregiving teams.
Onfido Acquires EYN
Onfido acquires EYN to provide acoustic-based liveness detection.
Observe.AI Launches Intelligent Workforce Platform
Observe.AI's Intelligent Workforce Platform brings AI and conversation intelligence to its contact center workforce solution. (Featured on SmartCustomerService.com.)
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