NowSpeak's world leading voice technology available for CSR's new CSR8670™ platform

Speech recognition and text-to-speech for next generation Bluetooth devices

Farnham, UK, November 2011 - Today, NowSpeak announced the release of its world leading speech recognition, text-to-speech and compressed prompts technology for CSR's latest Bluetooth wireless SoC, the CSR8670™. Making it possible for the next generation of bluetooth devices to be enhanced with hands-free voice interfaces.

Full support is provided for CSR's new software architecture including the release of a sample headset application, based on qualified application code, that has speech recognition, text-to-speech and prompts integrated. The headset application provides hands-free call answering with spoken caller's name or number as well as set of voice commands and prompts for guidance.