Speech Technology eWeekly - April 28, 2010


Nuance's Acquisitions Cement Its Position in Voicemail to Text, Dictation

The company brings its speech technologies to new audiences and devices.

The Driving Need for More Speech

Two initiatives expand Nuance Communications' reach in the automotive sector.

Speech Technology News

Google Expands Voice Search in Google Maps

Search by Voice comes to Google Maps 4.1 for Windows Mobile and Symbian S60 phones.

Newfound Launches Free 48-Port Version of Its Call Recorder

New IP Call Recorder 2.0 is now available for immediate download,

Loquendo TTS Powers iPhone Translating App in 16 Languages

Loquendo offers the voices for Sonico Mobile's iTtranslate application.

Read Your Voicemail with Iperia’s Visual Voice Messaging App

Yap provides fully automated voicemail-to-text transcription for Iperia.

Nuance Launches Dragon Dictation for Email, Available Now for BlackBerry

BlackBerry smartphone users can now access the power of Dragon NaturallySpeaking to dictate directly into email.

Speech Recognition Capabilities Added to the DiaStar Server

Dialogic and LumenVox team up to bring the LumenVox ASR solution to Asterisk developers building voice and video applications with the DiaStar Server.

OAISYS Adds to Talkument and Tracer Call Recording Software

Enhancements include SIP trunk recording, speech analytics, on-demand licensing, and multilanguage support.

SRC Delivers Digital Dictation at Nottingham University Hospitals

Following an initial pilot, typing turnaround times have been reduced by 21 days and urgent clinical correspondence is being completed and sent within 24 hours.