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International Journal of Speech Technology

, Volume 3, Issue 3–4, pp 217–236 | Cite as

The Design, Implementation, and Operation of a Hungarian E-Mail Reader

  • Géza Németh
  • Csaba Zainkó
  • László Fekete
  • Gábor Olaszy
  • Gábor Endrédi
  • Péter Olaszi
  • Géza Kiss
  • Péter Kis
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Abstract

The market's leading Hungarian Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM) operator—Westel—has recently introduced a Hungarian e-mail reading system as a regular service. It was implemented on the basis of an experimental system developed at the Department of Telecommunications and Telematics of the Budapest University of Technology and Economics (DTT BUTE). In this article, the considerations involved in the design and implementation decisions of both the experimental and the industrial systems will be described. Results of the first 10 weeks of regular use of the industrial system will also be given.

e-mail reading punctuation regeneration language detection text-to-speech real-life running data 

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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 2000

Authors and Affiliations

  • Géza Németh
    • 1
  • Csaba Zainkó
    • 1
  • László Fekete
    • 2
  • Gábor Olaszy
    • 3
  • Gábor Endrédi
    • 2
  • Péter Olaszi
    • 1
  • Géza Kiss
    • 1
  • Péter Kis
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Telecommunications and TelematicsBudapest University of Technology and EconomicsHungary
  2. 2.Westel Mobile Telecommunications Co.Hungary
  3. 3.Kempelen Farkas Speech Research LaboratoryInstitute of Linguistics of The Hungarian Academy of SciencesBudapestHungary

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