Speech Technology eWeekly - March 04, 2009

Speech Technology News

SpinVox Postures Itself to Take on Nuance World Wide

An extended deal with Telstra solidifies the company's position in Australia.

AppTek Launches Hybrid Machine Translation Software

The solution provides advances in translation software via a combination of statistical and rule-based methodologies.

Market for Speech Analytics Still Growing, Says Verint

Despite the troubled economy, interest in analytics is significant and increasing as companies look to ramp up customer service.

Loquendo Releases New Versions of Speech Engine, SDK, TTS

The new releases offer additional features and aim to give designers more control.

Talkhouse Receives Patent Approval for Speech Information Retrieval Technology

The company's advanced speech recognition technology promises to improve the accuracy of voice search applications.

YouMail Releases Updated Version of Visual Voicemail Plus

The new release of the application offers expanded and improved features.

Inside Outsourcing

A Natural Part of Natural Language

Issues will arise with any project, but managing them is key.

Market Spotlights

Market Spotlight: Telecommunications

Hold the phone! Economic strain and increasing competition force telcos to seek revenue-generation over technology upgrades.