Speech Technology eWeekly - April 03, 2013


Speech to Play a Bigger Role in Translation Technologies

Speech Technology News

Nuance Unveils Voice Ads

Mobile ads can become an intelligent and engaging two-way conversation between brands and consumers.

News Data Service Expands Radio Monitoring

The company adds more than 100 additional U.S. markets and 21,000 hours of programming.

StreamText.Net and The Captioning Studio Launch WebCaptioning.com

New solution offers improved captioning quality for online video content.

Credo Adds TTS through Partnership with ReadSpeaker

TTS expands the capabilities of the library learning software to help more people.

TranscribeMe Launches Spanish Audio-to-Text Transcription

TranscribeMe brings its transcription service to the Spanish-speaking market.

CheapAir.com Release Voice-Activated Flight Search App

The airfare shopping engine uses semantic technology to let users search for flights with voice queries.


When Bad IVRs Are Good Enough

Users accustomed to substandard systems can't imagine any better.