Speech Technology eWeekly - May 08, 2019


Speech Technology Magazine's People's Choice Awards 2019

The results of Speech Technology Magazine's People's Choice Awards voting are finally here. The people have spoken.

Editor's Letter

Solving Pain Points for Newcomers Could Set You Apart

Smart vendors will think beyond AI and algorithms and find ways to solve business problems

Speech Technology News

SpeechTEK 2019: Making Machines More Human

Deborah Dahl, principal at Conversational Technologies and co-chair of the SpeechTEK Conference, kicked off the last day of SpeechTEK 2019 with a talk titled "Just Like Talking to a Person: How to Get There from Here?"

SpeechTEK 2019: Anthropomorphism and Ethics

Whether you're worried about the toys that talk to your kids, or what your employer might be doing with your biometric information, there are plenty of reasons for concern when it comes to the ethics of speech technology.

SpeechTEK 2019: Voice in the Newsroom

"We don't have solutions yet, but we have the roadmap on how we're going to get to the solutions," says Navya Nayaki Yelloji, product manager of voice platforms at Gannett.

SpeechTEK 2019: Diagnosing Brain Injuries with Speech Technology

There are 10,000 concussions diagnosed every day, according to Darius Ferdows, CEO of Mindsquare. Ferdows spoke to the crowd at SpeechTEK 2019 in his breakout session about "Using Speech Technology to Understand Brain Injuries."

Marchex Launches Marchex Stream, Unlocking Conversational Analytics Capabilities for Businesses

Cloud-based conversational data platform supports real-time analytics, signals, and internal and external application development.

Clarabridge Unveils New Customer Experience Innovations to Drive Digital Engagement

Advanced, AI-powered technology enables the world's leading brands to listen to, analyze and engage with consumers on every channel.

Verint Strengthens Digital Customer Experience Capabilities with AI-Powered Anomaly Detection

New machine learning capabilities identify customer pain points and outliers in CX data.