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30th August 2000

Vocalis SpeechMail Connects 200,000 Members

Nationwide Members Gain Phone Access to Email

Vocalis, the international speech technology group,, a national Internet Service Provider (ISP), announce a partnership to provide members phone access to email using Vocalis SpeechMail., based in Cincinnati, Ohio, provides premium Internet access and services to over 200,000 people nationwide.

"WorldShare is pleased to be partnering with Vocalis to give our members the ability to access and reply to their email from anywhere via phone using the Vocalis SpeechMail Service," said Bill Rayl, VP of Strategic Development for WorldShare, Inc. "People rely on and demand easy access to their email. With SpeechMail they don't need an expensive wireless digital assistant or even a computer to keep up to date while away from home. There are a number of mail-via-phone options out there, but only SpeechMail offers such ease of use, reliability and the strength of a company like Vocalis behind it."

Mike Williams, President of Vocalis, Inc., added "We look forward to working with by providing the latest user-friendly speech technology applications. We are pleased to provide members of with phone access to email, and to help non-profit organizations across the country raise funds."

With Vocalis SpeechMail, a member can send and retrieve email messages from any telephone, using a combination of advanced speech recognition and text-to-speech technologies. Using spoken commands, the user can manage their email without a computer or direct Internet access., a leading free ISP, provides a menu of Internet services to its members, including 20 MB of personal Web space, localized information, search engines and real-time chat, , as well as specialized non-profit news and ratings. Using's free service, a member can generate revenue for their non-profit organization of choice.

To sign-up, go to, and request a SpeechMail account. The service will be available in September 2000.

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Vocalis works with organisations to create contact centre solutions that build the organisations business and brands. These solutions can turn your contact centre from a cost to a profit centre by ensuring it builds your brand, helps your business be more competitive, and increases customer loyalty through more effective and efficient service. Vocalis was formed in 1993, is publicly traded on FTSE Stock Market and has been listed since July 1996. Vocalis brings back the reassurance of the most personal human touch in business - putting voice to work.

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