Speech Technology eWeekly - January 16, 2007

Speech Technology News

W3C Expands Support for Speech Synthesis of World Languages

W3C took steps to broaden support for the world's languages in voice applications on the Web.

New Wave Mobile Closes Its Acquisition of WagerPhone

TORONTO - New Wave Mobile closed its 100 percent acquisition of WagerPhone. The deal was initially scheduled to close December 19, 2006.>

ClickFox Expands into the APAC Region

ATLANTA - ClickFox signed a business partner agreement with LogIT Corporation.

AVST Adds Teltronics as Strategic Reseller Partner

FOOTHILL RANCH, Calif. - Applied Voice & Speech Technologies, Inc. expanded its global presence by adding Teltronics, Inc. to its list of global reseller partners.

CallCopy Selected for Membership in Avaya DeveloperConnection Program

COLUMBUS, Ohio - CallCopy, a provider of contact center quality management and call recording solutions, has been selected by Avaya for membership in the Avaya DeveloperConnection program.>

Aculab Upgrades Its HMP Software, Prosody S

MILTON KEYNES, U.K. - Aculab extended the feature set of its host media processing technology Prosody S in a new software release. 

T-Mobile USA and RIM Unveil New Pearl White BlackBerry Pearl

BELLEVUE, Wash. & WATERLOO, Ontario - T-Mobile USA and Research In Motion launched the new white BlackBerry Pearl, featuring speaker independent voice recognition for voice-activated dialing.>

Enact Technology Expands speak4CAD Voice Recognition Software for Graphic Design

ATLANTA - Enact Technology expanded its speak4 voice recognition software for graphic applications that include: AutoCAD, Inventor, SolidWorks, SketchUp, Photoshop, and InDesign.

Syntellect and Prodapt Solutions Partner

PHOENIX - Syntellect entered a reseller partnership with Prodapt Solutions.>

Cross Telecom Achieves Advanced Unified Communications Specialization from Cisco

BLOOMINGTON, Minn. - Cross Telecom achieved the Advanced Unified Communications Specialization from Cisco Systems.