For Executives - Site addressing typical questions executives
might have about speech recognition for offices and companies.
Contains product reviews, installation guidelines, provocative
analysis of the industry for people who would rather use voice
technology instead of typing.
Technologies on Language and Speech: IberVox ASR - Barcelona
based firm offering speech recognition, TTS and VoiceXML products
for Spanish, Catalan, Basque, Portuguese, and the varieties
of Spanish spoken in Latin America.
- Conversay - Computational Computing Corp. sells
application specific speech enabled products including voice
responsive browsers, office messaging system, speech SDK's for
mobile devices, telephony speech servers.
Communications - Deploys Microsoft speech server technology
focused on three software solutions and product areas: the Internet,
mobile reach and call centre/cnterprise interfaces. Based South
- Fourth Annual Telephony Voice User Interface Conference
- Brings together leading managers, experts and investors in
speech recognition and telephony, to explore the business opportunities
created by telephone speech recognition, text-to-speech synthesis,
and voice web technology. February 4-6 2002
Commander - Speaker independent (no training required) voice
control software for Windows games replaces keystrokes with
voice commands for popular games. Template files, patches, message
boards, downloads, free trial version.
Industries, Inc. - Provides command and control applications
for internet and desktop contexts.
Business Solutions, Inc. - Warehouse applications using
voice, wireless, and wearable technologies to provide automation
and productivity solutions for warehouse management, distribution,
and manufacturing systems. Partnered with Syvox.
Hits the Home - Voice recognition software (with product
names HAL2000) for Windows 95/98 that supports air conditioning,
telephony, infrared, Internet, X-10 and security - for use in
home systems. Site gives audio examples of the interactions
Held - Site sells a large-vocabulary continuous speech recognizer
that runs on a PDA. Current offering (free beta download) is
a voice enabled address book for Win 95, Win 98, Win NT, Win
CE, Pocket PC.
- IBM Software - Speech Recognition - Big Blue's
ViaVoice offerings in the desktop continuous speech dictation
arena. Competes with Dragon Systems. Has mobile dictation and
telephony products as well. Has continuous speech recognition
for the Apple Macintosh.
Software - IMSI Utilities Group licenses IBM ViaVoice technology
to produce their own line of "VoiceDirect" dictation software.
Management - 20/20 Speech develops and supplies proprietary
speech recognition and text to speech software products and
solutions for portable devices and media management applications
such as subtitle generation or synchronization of video to legal
- Mobilethink - Danish startup specializing in developing
mobile phone speech solutions that are integrated with Internet
Information Pages - An unusual compendium of insider knowledge
about Dragon Systems NaturallySpeaking speech recognition products.
Downloadable utilities, tips for improved usage as well as a
detailed, programmer oriented explanation of techniques for
adding extended macro capabilities using Python code and custom
grammar files. Generally oriented towards versions 4.0 and lower
but still insightful for later versions. Hosted by Synapse Adaptive,
provider of a wide range of assistive technologies.
Language Recognition - Simplis, Inc, provides a Java based
"natural language" speech recognition interface designed to
simplify access to existing programs and web applications.
- Open Source Speech Recognition System - Carnegie
Mellon Sphinx project. Real-time continuous speech recognition
system. Downloadable source for Linux/Unix and Windows NT or
- PGPfone - Pretty Good Privacy internet phone allows
encrypted talking over a network. MAC and PC versions available.
Speech Processing - Worldwide provider of speech recognition
solutions for telephony, voice portals, automotive and consumer
embedded systems, medical and legal dictation with multi-lingual
capabilities. SDK's available for inclusion of speech recognition
in business systems.
- Dragon Naturally Speaking - Acquired Lernout & Hauspie,
Dragon Systems speech recognition and synthesis resources and
products. Also known for digital imaging products.
- Speech and
Handwriting Recognition for Wireless - Advanced Recognition
Technologies, Inc. - designs, develops and distributes speech
and handwriting recognition software products and technologies
focusing on embedded software for cellular devices, mobile communicators,
- Speech FX - An ongoing speech recognition project
for the Apple Macintosh, currently concentrating on enhancing
command and control.
- Speech Recognition for In-car Use - Germany based
Böhme Datentechnik deals in hands-free systems having echo
and noise cancellation features.
Recognition News and Studies - TMA Associates publishes
Speech Recognition Update, an industry newsletter on the business,
products, markets, and companies in speech recognition, text-to-speech,
and speaker verification. The site contains headlines and recent
news, as well as descriptions of TMA conferences and market
studies in speech recognition.
- Speech Recognition Resources - Broad collection
of site links to speech recognition companies, services, products,
magazines, trade shows, books, developer tools and online resources
with a brief personal summary of each.
Technology Center - Russian organization providing unusual
variety of speech processing products and services for research
and development, speech recognition, voice verification, speaker
identification, noise reduction in speech signals, noise cancellation,
forensic examination, audio analysis, logging and communication
Technology Magazine - Online edition of the magazine, plus
information on an annual 'SpeechTEK' speech technology business
- SpeechRecognition.Net - A speech technology brokering
firm bringing together suppliers of speech technology products,
start-ups, merger candidates, funding sources, marketing or
Desktop - Speech recognition, text-to-speech software transforms
a Windows computer into a conversational desktop companion.
Provides dictation, web navigation, voice email, web cams, on-line
news, weather maps, stock ticker, X10 home automation, MP3 music
player, 3D avatar, disabilities features. Project in progress.
- Verbatim Careers Institute - Offers training for
new careers made possible by advances in speech recognition
Technology in Warehouse Management - A guide to the use
of speech technology in warehouse management systems - FAQs,
white papers and articles.
- Provides voice-based technology that enables warehouse workers
to achieve higher levels of productivity and accuracy while
reducing operational costs.