Speech Technology eWeekly -
September 27, 2017
Speech Technology News
Voice-Over Market Valued at $4.4 Billion
In North America, corporate promotion creates the most jobs, while animation still reigns globally.
Speech-Soft Obtains LumenVox Skills Certification
Speech-Soft Solutions and LumenVox have entered a partnership as Speech-Soft Becomes LumenVox Skills Certified
Civicom Chatterbox Adds Video Transcription
Automated video transcription is added to the Chatterbox online bulletin board.
Amazon Music Brings Alexa to Mobile Music Streaming
Listeners in select countries can now use Amazon Alexa voice controls with their mobile music apps.
BigHand Partners with Accellis
Accellis will offer BigHand's dictation and office productivity solutions to its law firm and other business clients.
Nuance Dragon Drive Incorporated into Audi A8
Audi A8 drivers can seamlessly access connected services and in-car functions using their voices
OmniSpeech Technology Incorporated in Alcatel's Smart Watch
OmniSpeech's OmniClear speech extraction and noise suppression technology will be featured in Alcatel's Move Time smart watch.
Acapela Creates a Business Unit Dedicated to Accessibility
Acapela Group has launched Acapela Inclusive, a business unit dedicated exclusively to creating voice technologies for the disabled.
Unata Launches Voice Ordering for Grocers
The new voice offering from Unata lets grocers provide customers with a voice platform for a number of shopping interactions.
AudioEye Partners with CivicPlus to Make Government Websites Accessible
Government web designers can now add accessibility options, including voice navigation and screen reading, to sites.
Bridge2 Launches Points Pal Voice-Activated Rewards Platform
Points Pal lets consumers use virtual assistants to access their loyalty programs.