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
PCT/US2007/015306
Publication Number
2008/013657
Application Date
June 27, 2007
Publication Date
January 31, 2008
Inventor
Beck Philip D
Agent
NATOLI Anthony J
Assignee
Beck Philip D
Planet Payment
IPC
G10L 15/28
G10L 15/00
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