Nuance has announced it has joined the ng Connect Program, a multi-industry initiative driving the development of next-generation broadband services based on Long Term Evolution (LTE) and other high bandwidth technologies. (Click here to know more about ng Connect)
Nuance’s integrated suite of technologies and services include voice-activated dialing, voice destination entry for navigation systems and are available on more than 30 million vehicles and 30 million personal navigation devices worldwide.
“By joining the ng Connect Program, we’re able to collaborate with a number of technology, device and application providers to bring our speech capabilities to market in unique ways that make accessing connected car services and features safer and easier”, said Arnd Weil, general manager, Nuance Automotive.
As part of the ng Connect Program, Nuance will contribute to an in-vehicle solution concept that leverages the company’s innovations in speech recognition, natural language processing and text-to-speech technology, such as Nuance Voice Control for Automotive.