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Elias Nemer
Juin Hwey Chen, Jes Thyssen, Elias Nemer, Bengt J Borgstrom, Ashutosh Pandey, Robert W Zopf: Speaker-identification-assisted uplink speech processing systems and methods. Broadcom Corporation, Fiala & Weaver P L L C, February 23, 2016: US09269368

Methods, systems, and apparatuses are described for performing speaker-identification-assisted speech processing in an uplink path of a communication device. In accordance with certain embodiments, a communication device includes speaker identification (SID) logic that is configured to identify the ...


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James Kraemer Ph.D.
Christine A Banke, William S Carter, Pawan Khera, James R Kraemer, Elizabeth V Woodward: Adaptation of vocabulary levels for enhanced collaboration. International Business Machines Corporation, Francis Lammes, Stephen J Walder Jr, Libby Z Toub, May 27, 2014: US08738364

A mechanism is provided for adapting vocabulary levels in a collaborative session. A vocabulary level indicator is received for a first user in the collaborative session. During generation of an electronic communication by a second user in the collaborative session, text entered in the electronic co ...


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Sumit Agarwal
Gudmundur Hafsteinsson, Michael J LeBeau, Natalia Marmasse, Sumit Agarwal, Dipchand Nishar: Location based responses to telephone requests. Google, Fish & Richardson P C, February 11, 2014: US08650030 (3 worldwide citation)

A method for receiving processed information at a remote device is described. The method includes transmitting from the remote device a verbal request to a first information provider and receiving a digital message from the first information provider in response to the transmitted verbal request. Th ...


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Sumit Agarwal
Gudmundur Hafsteinsson, Michael J LeBeau, Natalia Marmasse, Sumit Agarwal, Dipchad Nishar: Location based responses to telephone requests. Google, Fish & Richardson P C, October 7, 2014: US08856005 (1 worldwide citation)

A method for receiving processed information at a remote device is described. The method includes transmitting from the remote device a verbal request to a first information provider and receiving a digital message from the first information provider in response to the transmitted verbal request. Th ...


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David Ladd, Gregory Johnson: Voice browser for interactive services and methods thereof. Motorola, James E Gauger, July 31, 2001: US06269336 (567 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a markup language to provide interactive services. A markup language document in accordance with the present invention includes a dialog element including a plurality of markup language elements. Each of the plurality of markup language elements is identifiable by at ...


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Avery Li Chun Wang, Julius O Smith III: System and methods for recognizing sound and music signals in high noise and distortion. Landmark Digital Services, Fulbright & Jaworski, January 24, 2006: US06990453 (500 worldwide citation)

A method for recognizing an audio sample locates an audio file that most closely matches the audio sample from a database indexing a large set of original recordings. Each indexed audio file is represented in the database index by a set of landmark timepoints and associated fingerprints. Landmarks o ...


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Robert A Kennewick, David Locke, Michael R Kennewick Sr, Michael R Kennewick Jr, Richard Kennewick, Tom Freeman, Stephen F Elston: Mobile systems and methods for responding to natural language speech utterance. VoiceBox Technologies, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman, April 6, 2010: US07693720 (436 worldwide citation)

Mobile systems and methods that overcomes the deficiencies of prior art speech-based interfaces for telematics applications through the use of a complete speech-based information query, retrieval, presentation and local or remote command environment. This environment makes significant use of context ...


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Chris Weider, Richard Kennewick, Mike Kennewick, Philippe Di Cristo, Robert A Kennewick, Samuel Menaker, Lynn Elise Armstrong: Mobile systems and methods of supporting natural language human-machine interactions. VoiceBox Technologies, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LL, May 24, 2011: US07949529 (402 worldwide citation)

A mobile system is provided that includes speech-based and non-speech-based interfaces for telematics applications. The mobile system identifies and uses context, prior information, domain knowledge, and user specific profile data to achieve a natural environment for users that submit requests and/o ...


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Toby Korall, Zeev Bregman, Irit Ben Moshe, Miron Giladi: Automated database assistance using a telephone for a speech based or text based multimedia communication mode. Comverse, Sughrue Mion PLLC, February 7, 2006: US06996531 (259 worldwide citation)

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 wi ...


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Narendra K Gupta, Mazin G Rahim, Giuseppe Riccardi: System for handling frequently asked questions in a natural language dialog service. AT&T, March 27, 2007: US07197460 (256 worldwide citation)

A voice-enabled help desk service is disclosed. The service comprises an automatic speech recognition module for recognizing speech from a user, a spoken language understanding module for understanding the output from the automatic speech recognition module, a dialog management module for generating ...