The clock is ticking

Time is running out to get your nominations in for this year’s Speech Tech Industry Awards, honoring the top companies, thought leaders, and deployments of 2009. The deadline to submit is next Friday, April 30, for the awards, which will be highlighted in our July/August issue and distributed at SpeechTEK 2010 in New York Aug. 2-4. […]

SIV for GPS Nav Systems?

I’ve been looking to buy a GPS navigation system for my car and will likely purchase one soon, however, when conducting my research something alarmed me. I recently read an article in USA Today about theft and navigation systems. It stated that stealthy miscreants (my words) are looking for cars with GPS navigation systems and […]

On The First Day of Non Denominational Holiday My True Love Gave To Me

OK Speech-Heads: Get ready for the first in a series of Holiday Posts focused on giving that Special Someone in your life the Perfect Holiday Gift: Speech Technology. That’s right, my Speech Brother Eric B. and I are making a list and checking it twice: We know which speech vendors have been naughty and which […]

Apple Says NO WAY to Google Voice

Strike up the ominous-sound string section, Speech Heads. Invoking its ban against apps that “duplicate features of the iPhone,” Apple has rejected Google Voice’s application to be offered through the App Store—dum dah! The app, which has already been launched on Android and BlackBerry handsets, has been “under review” for the last six weeks for […]