Speech Technology eWeekly -
December 06, 2017
Speech Technology News
Amazon Launches Voice-Powered Alexa for Business
AWS has created a business-specific version of its voice-enabled virtual assistant.
Awrel Releases Voice-Enabled Dental Product Ordering Platform
Dental labs and suppliers can now offer conversational-based transactions via web, mobile, or voice assistants.
Fortemedia Lends Voice Processing to Samsung Galaxy Note8
Samsung's newest smartphone features ForteVoice iS820 advanced voice processing.
HomeAdvisor Links to Google Assistant
New integration allows homeowners to find and connect with local home service professionals using voice commands.
Tact.ai Launches CRM Skill for Alexa for Business
The Tact.ai Sales Assistant Skill for Amazon for Business lets companies develop a conversational interface for CRM and productivity solutions.
XMOS Delivers Stereo-AEC Voice Kit
New voice kits support clearer audio reception for voice-enabled smart devices.
Speechmatics Builds 46 Languages in Just 6 Weeks
Speechmatics put its Automatic Linguist AI framework to the test during Phase 1 of Project Omniglot to learn as many languages as possible.
Sensory Expands Waze Voice Command Feature
Sensory's TrulyHandsfree voice control lets Waze users set destinations, add stops, and notify other drivers of road hazards.