Speech Technology eWeekly - March 03, 2021


The State of Speech Development Platforms

New multicloud solutions are emerging

Q & A

Q&A Michael McTear: Breaking Down Conversational Artificial Intelligence

Michael McTear, a professor emeritus of knowledge engineering at Ulster University in Northern Ireland, breaks down the underlying technology behind Conversational AI, how it is developed, and challenges for future research. (Featured on DestinationCRM.com.)

Speech Technology News

Auraya Launches EVA Voice Biometrics 2.0 on AWS Marketplace

Auraya built EVA 2.0 specifically for Amazon Connect contact centers.

Haptik Launches Buzzo, a Voice Assistant for E-Commerce

Haptik's Buzzo is a multilingual voice assistant enabling search, discovery, and purchase for e-commerce websites and apps.

Venera Introduces CapMate for Verifying and Correcting Closed Captions

CapMate leverages machine learning to detect and correct caption and subtitle file issues.

UJET Partners with Google

UJET integrates with Google Cloud Contact Center AI (CCAI) and Google Cloud Dialogflow CX. (Featured on SmartCustomerService.com.)

Knowles Releases Voice Integration Kit for Bluetooth Devices

Knowles' Bluetooth Standard Solution Development Kit supports integration and includes Knowles Audio Processor, SDK, pre-integrated mics, and integration support for Bluetooth chips.