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timeline

2017

2016

2015

2014

2013

2012

2011

2010

  • PATENT HMM TTS: Speech Synthesis and Coding Methods – European patent application: EP 2 242 045 A1
  • Swedish of Finland voice (Samuel)for Nöss
  • Infovox3, all-in-one local & portable Talking companion for visually impaired users
  • Dedicated website for iPhone & iPad developpers : www.acapela-for-iphone.com
  • 1st self-service audio production web app www.acapela-box.com
  • MRCPv2 full support
  • R&D-‘Romeo’ project:  humanoid assistant
  • R&D ‘Emospeech’ (Eurostar project ): natural and emotional interaction with virtual environments
  • R&D-‘Biospeak’ project:  development & improvement of voice transformation paradigms

2009

  • Full bilingual Arabic/English voice ‘Nizar’
  • Acapela Kiosk for audio publishing service
  • Acquisition of d-fabric, specialized in automatic text extraction and audio publishing.
  • Low Footprint voices for mobiles (LF)
  • R&D-‘GVLEX’ project: Gesture and voice for expressive reading

2008

  • www.acapela.tv, online sparkling laboratory
  • Acapela TTS for iPhone SDK
  • Iso certification
  • www.acapela-vaas.com  on-line service for smart vocalization
  • First custom voices with Acapela voice Factory
  • First talking greetings with winter bunny
  • Infovox inKey
  • R&D – HMMTTS First Entreprise Project: new TTS technology based on HMM (Hidden Markov Models)

2007

2006

  • Infovox iVox

2005

  • R&D-Boon Companion (ITEA project)
  • R&D-DIVINES project: Diagnostic and Intrinsic variabilities in natural speech

2004

  • Arabic 1st TTS
  • Infovox Desktop
  • R&D-ULYCES: Telematic platform for the automotive industry, based on Win CE technology. Virtual Speaker

2003

  • Creation of Acapela Group. Merge of 3 speech Experts in Europe: Babel Technologies (BE), Elan speech (FR) & Infovox (SWE)
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