Speech Technology eWeekly - February 12, 2014

Speech Technology News

AppTek Releases Omnifluent Mobile Speech Translation Apps

Bidirectional apps provide real-time speech and text translation on iOS devices.

Oracle Teams with Nuance to Work on Voice-Enabled Clinical Trials

Speech solution will be used in Oracle software for clinical investigators and researchers.

NeoSpeech Adds Mexican Spanish TTS Voice

Mexican male voice "Francisco" joins NeoSpeech's growing text-to-speech portfolio.

3iLogic Introduces the SimSim Embedded Speech Recognition IP Core

With 3iLogic's SimSim, semiconductor manufacturers can now offer turnkey, full featured, embedded speech recognition solutions to consumer device manufacturers.

Synopsys and Alango Deliver Voice Communication Package for DesignWare ARC Audio Processors

Integrated audio processing solution includes voice enhancement technologies that speed time to market for developers of mobile and stationary communication switches on a chip.

NSC Director Speaks Out Against Voice-Enabled In-Car Systems

National Safety Council Senior Director of Transportation Initiatives David Teater said voice systems in the car create unnecessary driver distraction.

LumenVox Releases Version 12.1 of Its ASR, TTS and Speech Tuner

Version 12.1 of LumenVox applications makes it easier to install, configure, operate, and build upon.