Speech Technology eWeekly -
February 06, 2008
Narrowing the Field in Voice Search
SRI International, an independent, nonprofit research institute, today announced that it's been issued a U.S. patent for voice-to-database (V2DB) technology that allows users to vocally access in a single step information in multimillion-item databases.
Making the Internet Talk
Text-to-speech (TTS) provider Cepstral is giving a voice to the Web avatars used on the 3D instant messenger site IMVU Virtual World.
Microsoft Bids for Yahoo!—Again!
Software giant looks to swallow up search provider for $44.6 billion.
Speech for Super Tuesday
SpinVox gives voters a voice after they leave the polls in primary states.
The Xs and Os of the Speech Game
Sticking to the game plan is the winning formula for a champion speech app.
The View from AVIOS
A Helping Hand in Voice Search
As the technology grows, customers will start to expect it more.