Speech Technology eWeekly - February 26, 2014

Speech Technology News

Pindrop Security Combines Voice Biometrics and Phoneprinting Fraud Detection

System offers voice biometrics-based caller authentication to ensure credibility.

Nu Echo Releases Rivr, a VoiceXML Dialogue Engine

Rivr is an application framework that enables Java developers to easily create enterprise-grade VoiceXML applications.

VA Hospitals to Standardize on Nuance's Dragon Medical for Dictation

The Veterans Administration will turn to Nuance's cloud-based Dragon Medical 360 Direct across all its facilities.

Rovi to Acquire Veveo

The acquisition of Veveo adds natural language and voice-based search to Rovi's offerings.

Promero Releases Speech Analytics On Demand Program

Promero's Speech Analytics on Demand features speech analytics based on the CallMiner Eureka platform.

Cadence Adds Rubidium Voice Solutions to Its HiFi Audio/Voice Processing Suite

Rubidium extends its voice trigger, text-to-speech, speech recognition, and biometric speaker verification software to Cadence's DSP products.

Sensory Adds TrulyHandsFree Technology to Cadence Voice Processors

The addition of Sensory's TrulyHandsFree means that Cadence's DSP voice processors consume less power.