News : Nuance Extends Dragon TV with Nuance Mix
Burlington, MA, USA, May 16, 2016 -- Nuance Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: NUAN) announced that it is extending its Dragon TV solution with its Nuance Mix NLU developer platform, giving cable operators and TV manufacturers the ability to create customized conversational experiences for their TVs, remotes, set-top boxes, smart home companion apps and content services.
By offering the Dragon TV functionality from within the Nuance Mix platform, not only can TV providers get immediate access to all the existing Dragon TV functionality, but they can now use the Nuance Mix development tools to build fully custom natural language interactions to control other apps and devices in the home, such as the thermostat, lighting, home security systems, music speakers, and much more.
Dragon TV powered by Nuance Mix will be made available this summer, supporting US and UK English, French, Italian, Spanish, Japanese and Chinese. Nuance Mix also provides access to Nuance’s Speech Kit SDK with support for more than 40 languages for voice recognition, and more than 80 distinct voices for text-to-speech.
Posted by Veronica Silva Cusi, news correspondent
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Published: Tuesday, May 17, 2016