IIT Real-Time Communications 2014: Anatomy of a Multi-Modal Real-Time Communications Application

The technology that enables us to communicate is developing faster than the applications that would harness it. As developers and integrators we have access to inexpensive text-to-speech, speech recognition, natural language understanding, several different varieties of text messaging, and even video, not to mention high-definition audio for voice. Combined with ubiquitous connectivity and pocket-sized devices, […]

ASIS International 2014: Partnering to integrate with STENTOFON

Voice activation software integrated with STENTOFON VoIP Intercom caters for effective office solutions and security solutions. Working with Stentofon’s TCIS-2 was a great exercise in creative thought. The intercom form-factor is not something that we work with on a daily basis, and this different form factor allowed us to come up with some new and […]

ClueCon 2014: Building Intelligent Assistants

Building Intelligent Assistants using FreeSWITCH, Speech Recognition and Text-to-Speech While most of us already know the power of FreeSWITCH for routing calls and hosting conferences, things really get interesting when we give FreeSWITCH a voice, and the ability to react to our speech. Fortunately for us, FreeSWITCH has broad capabilities for adding speech recognition and […]

A conversation on browser-based speech recognition

About a month ago, I got into a brief Twitter conversation with the brilliant fellow who wrote Annyang, Tal Ater. Twitter sadly does not do a great job of threading the conversation, but there were some excellent points made. I wanted to share them with the Mojo Lingo audience. You can read the whole exchange […]

Adhearsion <3 mod_rayo

We made some noise last week about how the release of Adhearsion 2.4 brought greater engine portability and how this was a good thing for your applications, but what did we mean? Well, FreeSWITCH recently gained support for the Rayo protocol, and Adhearsion 2.4 updated its support for Rayo to the latest version of the […]