Speech Technology eWeekly - January 06, 2016

Speech Technology News

Ford Exploring SYNC Integration with Amazon Echo and Wink

Ford is developing ways to pair millions of SYNC-equipped vehicles globally with home automation devices or smart home products.

Volvo Partners with Microsoft on Vehicle Voice Control

A new partnership brings together Microsoft's Band2 smart watches with Volvo on Call in-car telematiocs.

DSP Concepts Enhances Audio Weaver to Support Cadence Tensilica HiFi DSPs

DSP's Audio Weaver development environment has been optimized for Cadence's Tensilica HiFi Audiuo/Voice processors.

Nuance Dragon Drive Deployed in BMW 7-Series Cars

BMW has integrated Nuance's hybrid voice and natural language technologies to allow drivers to access in-car infotainment.

NICE Brings Multichannel Recording to Skype for Business

Organizations can now manage internal and external communications while recording, storing, and archiving them using NICE Engage.

Sensory Lends Its Voice to the Samsung ARTIK Platform

The Samsung ARTIK developer community can now use Sensory's TrulyHandsfree technology to wake up and control IoT devices using voice.