FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Faiola Davis Public Relations
Phone: (310) 248-5454
InternetSpeech Founder, President and CEO to
Discuss Voice Internet, Voice Portal and Wireless Internet Technologies at WAPCON 2001
SAN JOSE - June 11, 2001 - InternetSpeech, the leader in voice Internet and developer of netECHO, today announced that Dr. Emdad Khan, founder, president and CEO, will speak at WAPCON 2001 in Bangalore, India on Friday, June 15, from 9:40-10:20 am. Khan will discuss the trends, issues, challenges and solutions involved with Voice Internet, Voice Portal and Wireless Internet.
"Consumers are finding it is easier and more natural to use their voice as an interface, especially in hands-busy, eyes-busy situations like driving," said Dr. Khan. "At WAPCON, I will discuss new technologies that allow consumers to access information via the Web, as well as sophisticated voice Internet solutions that businesses can adopt to better reach consumers."
WAPCON, organized by India's Wireless Internet Initiative (IWIN), will be held on June 14-15 in Bangalore, India, at the Indian Institute of Science and will focus on emerging wireless Internet.
InternetSpeech's netECHO technology is the first solution that provides complete access to the entire Internet with any telephone and the sound of a voice, and is based on proprietary patent pending artificial intelligence based technology that automatically reads any page written in HTML, XML, Voice XML or WML.
For businesses, InternetSpeech's highly-scalable netECHO technology is compatible with existing computing infrastructures and can translate applications 20 times faster and costs five times less than if VoiceXML was used, saving the time and money of having to re-write countless Web pages.
the leader in Voice Internet,
develops and markets netECHO, the only software available that provides businesses and consumers
complete anytime, anywhere voice-based telephone access to the Internet. The company's
patent-pending technology can be bundled with other products, such as traditional computer-based
Internet access or voice mail, and can be customized to meet individual business needs, such as
employee access to Intranet sites. InternetSpeech also offers business software that automates
the process of voice-enabling a company's Web site and applications in any language, furthering
the development of a globally connected voice Internet.
a privately held company headquartered in San Jose, Calif.,
launched netECHO in November 2000. For more information about InternetSpeech, visit
www.InternetSpeech.com, or call 1-877-312-4638.
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like additional information on InternetSpeech, please visit the company's website at www.InternetSpeech.com.
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