A speech application implements a telephone-based commerce system and method which complements a core payment processing business and influences banks and other key partners to conduct such electronic business and commerce. The speech application includes a speech driven telephone interface for consumer shopping and order placement of commodity items; a consumer registration interface and secure process that ties in a credit card, debit card, or bank account; and a build-your-own-voice-store web application which includes a voice user interface with interactive voice response tailoring each voice store within the speech framework of the present invention and an inventory database. Multi-currency services, permitting pricing or payment in any chosen currency, as well as multiple spoken language processing of voice inputs are supported for performing voice commerce over telephones.

Title
Telephone-based commerce system and method
Application Number
12/306881
Publication Number
20100049619
Application Date
June 27, 2007
Publication Date
February 25, 2010
Inventor
Philip D Beck
Lido Beach
NY, US
Agent
Abelman Frayne & Schwab
NY, US
Assignee
Planet Payment
NY, US
IPC
G10L 17/00
G06Q 40/00
G06Q 20/00
G06Q 30/00
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