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An interface for remote human input for reading a database, the interface including an automatic voice question unit for eliciting speech input, a speech recognition unit for recognizing human speech input, and a data recognition unit for recognizing remote data input. The interface is associated with a database to search the database using the recognized input. A typical application is as an automated directory enquiry service.

Title
Automated database assistance using a telephone for a speech based or text based multimedia communication mode
Application Number
9/820865
Publication Number
6996531 (B2)
Application Date
March 30, 2001
Publication Date
February 7, 2006
Inventor
Miron Giladi
Shoham
IL
Irit Ben Moshe
Nirit
IL
Zeev Bregman
Tel Aviv
IL
Toby Korall
Herzlya
IL
Agent
Sughrue Mion PLLC
Assignee
Comverse
IL
IPC
G10L 21/00
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