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Descriptionspeech-based solutions


Corporate Headquarters
1 Wayside Road
Burlington, MA, 01803


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VP Advertising & Content
Vice President
President, Sales and Marketing and Executive Vice President
Vice President of Mobile Products
Director, R&D
Executive Vice President and General Manager, Healthcare Division
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VirtuOz, 1/2013
Ditech Networks, 9/2012 $22.5M
Transcend Services, 3/2012 $300M
Vlingo, 12/2011
Swype, 10/2011
Loquendo, 8/2011
Webmedx, 7/2011
SVOX, 6/2011
Equitrac, 5/2011 $157M
PerSay, 12/2010
ShapeWriter, 6/2010
Language & Computing, 3/2010
MacSpeech, 2/2010
SpinVox, 12/2009 $102M
Jott, 7/2009
SNAPin Software, 8/2008 $204M
Tegic, 6/2007
BeVocal, 4/2007


Nuance Communications

Nuance Communications, Inc. provides speech, imaging and keypad solutions for businesses, organizations and consumers worldwide. The company’s solutions are used every day by people and businesses for tasks and services, such as requesting account information from a phone-based self-service solution, dictating records, searching the mobile Web by voice, entering a destination into a navigation system, or working with PDF documents.

The company, through the acquisition of Philips Speech Recognition Systems GMBH (PSRS), provides speech recognition solutions for the European healthcare market. Desktop Dictation The company’s Dragon products help people and businesses improve productivity by using speech to create documents.

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  1. Confirmed: Nuance Has Bought Virtual Assistant Specialist VirtuOz To Ramp Up Its Enterprise Services ( [edit]
  2. Nuance To Acquire Ditech Networks For $1.45/Share To Bolster Voice-To-Text Capabilities ( [edit]
  3. Nuance Buys Transcription And Speech Editing Company Transcend For $300M In Cash ( [edit]
  4. After Years Of Patent Litigation, Nuance Acquires Vlingo ( [edit]
  5. Swype, The Maker Of Speedy Virtual Keyboards, To Be Acquired By Nuance For $100 Million+ ( [edit]
  6. Nuance to Acquire Loquendo ( [edit]
  7. Nuance buys Atlanta's Webmedx ( [edit]
  8. Nuance Acquires Speech Recognition Software Company SVOX ( [edit]
  9. Nuance Buys Enterprise Print Management Software Developer Equitrac For $157M In Cash ( [edit]
  10. Nuance Acquires PerSay ( [edit]
  11. Nuance Acquires ShapeWriter, Ramps Up Pressure on Seattle Startup Swype ( [edit]
  12. Nuance Enhances Natural Language Processing Portfolio, Acquires L&C ( [edit]
  13. Nuance Acquires MacSpeech, Extending Dragon NaturallySpeaking Family to the Mac ( [edit]
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  15. Nuance Acquires Jott, Expands Mobile Division ( [edit]
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  17. Nuance to Acquire Tegic Communications ( [edit]
  18. Nuance Closes Acquisition of BeVocal ( [edit]
  19. HIS Talk ( [edit]
    Nuance rumored to be on Apple's iOS 5, stock jumps ( [edit]
    Nuance CEO sells $1.3M in stock ( [edit]
    Nuance in talks to acquire Swype for over $100M ( [edit]
    Nuance Communications To Buy QuadraMed's Health Information Management Business ( [edit]
    Nuance to Acquire In-Car Entertainment Business for $80 Million ( [edit]
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