Speech Technology eWeekly - March 16, 2016

Speech Technology News

Voice to Become the Personal Assistant, Technavio Predicts

Research firm Technavio has identified three trends in speech technologies that will alter the landscape through 2019.

IBM and Hilton Field Test a Robot Concierge

Connie is Hilton's robot concierge that incorporates IBM's Watson cognitive computing and speech APIs to help hotel guests.

AppTek to Provide Captioning for Sky News Arabia

AppTek's speech recognition tool will provide Arabic captioning to Sky News Arabia's broadcasts.

Plum Voice Expands Its VoiceTrends Analytics Tool

VoiceTrends provides robust and comprehensive data for analyzing and improving voice applications. (Featured on SmartCustomerService.com.)

AVST Offers CX-E in the Cloud

A new subscription-based cloud delivery model maintains all of CX-E's premises-based features.

Capital One Integrates with Amazon Alexa

Users of Amazon's Alexa can now check Capital One account balances.

Nuance Releases Dragon Legal Individual

Legal professionals can leverage dictation, transcription, and mobility for to create documents.