Speech Technology eWeekly - March 12, 2008


Voice Still Searching for Its Place

Panelists at the Voice Search Conference, sponsored by the Applied Voice Input-Output Society (AVIOS) and TMA Associates, note that voice technologies still need to find their niche in the search space.

Secret Agents

The hidden value of someone behind the scenes.

Speech Technology News

Microsoft, Nortel Deliver on UC Roadmap

Leading vendors deliver new joint unified communications solutions

STT Gives a New Voice to TTD

Sprint yesterday released WebCapTel, a free Web-based service that gives deaf or hard-of-hearing users the ability to read transcripts of telephone conversations while speaking to the other person.

Transcription Makes a Call to Salesforce.com

The addition of Simulscribe voicemail-to-text expands Salesforce.com services available by phone through Angel.com IVR.


Exploring VUI Designers: the Faces of Speech

Findings reveal unique characteristics that bind us as a profession.