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Nuance Communications, Inc. provides voice and language solutions for businesses and consumers worldwide. It offers hosted and on-premise solutions and services that provide platforms to generate and distribute clinical documentation through the use of dictation and transcription features; clinical documentation improvement programs; and speech recognition solutions for radiology, cardiology, pathology, and related specialties enabling healthcare providers to dictate, edit, and sign reports without manual transcription. The company also offers mobile and consumer solutions comprising voice control and text-to-speech solutions; dictation applications; text input; mobile messaging services; and Web search and voicemail-to-text services for use in phones, cars, tablets, desktop and portable computers, televisions, smart watches, personal navigation devices, and other consumer electronics. In addition, it provides customer service business intelligence and authentication solutions that utilize technologies, such as speech recognition, natural language understanding, dialog management, text-to-speech, voice biometrics, and virtual assistants and analytics for the telecommunications, financial services, travel, entertainment, and government sectors to support, understand, and communicate with customers. Further, the company offers document imaging, print management, and PDF solutions to printer manufacturers, home offices, small businesses, and enterprise customers; and software development toolkits to independent software vendors, as well as licenses its software to printer manufacturers. Nuance Communications, Inc. markets and sells its products through direct sales force and a network of resellers, and its e-commerce Website. The company was formerly known as ScanSoft, Inc. and changed its name to Nuance Communications, Inc. in October 2005. Nuance Communications, Inc. was founded in 1992 and is headquartered in Burlington, Massachusetts.

14,000 Employees
Last Reported Date: 11/28/14
Founded in 1992

nuance communications inc (SC2) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $800.0K
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $469.2K
President of Healthcare Division
Total Annual Compensation: $323.1K
Executive Vice President of Worldwide Sales
Total Annual Compensation: $354.8K
Executive Vice President of Corporate Strateg...
Total Annual Compensation: $375.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

nuance communications inc (SC2) Key Developments

Baidu Rumoured To Buy Nuance

Shares of Nuance Communications, Inc. (NasdaqGS:NUAN) ere up slightly on January 12, 2015 on rumors that it could be acquired by Baidu, Inc. (NasdaqGS:BIDU). Rumors about an acquisition have been circulating since the spring of 2013, when activist investor Carl Icahn disclosed a position in the company, according to Seeking Alpha. Carl Icahn has a 17% stake in Nuance, Seeking Alpha said. A Nuance spokesman said it's the company's policy to not comment "on market speculation and rumors."

Nuance Communications, Inc., Annual General Meeting, Jan 27, 2015

Nuance Communications, Inc., Annual General Meeting, Jan 27, 2015., at 14:00 Pacific Standard Time. Location: 1198 East Arques Avenue. Agenda: To elect nine members of the Board of Directors to hold office until the next annual meeting of stockholders or until their respective successors have been elected and qualified; to approve the Company’s Amended and Restated 2000 Stock Plan; to approve the Company’s Amended and Restated 1995 Employee Stock Purchase Plan; to approve the Company’s Amended and Restated 1995 Directors’ Stock Plan; to approve a non-binding advisory resolution regarding the compensation of the Company’s named executive officers; to ratify the appointment of BDO USA, LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015; and to transact such other business as may properly come before the meeting or any postponement or adjournment thereof.

American College of Radiology and Massachusetts General Hospital to Use Nuance Communications, Inc.'s PowerShare Network for Information Exchange with Radiology Community

Nuance Communications, Inc. announced that the American College of Radiology (ACR) and Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) will leverage the Nuance PowerShare Network, the medical imaging exchange, to bring clinical guidelines to the radiologist's workflow and automate the process of collecting and reporting quality measures to meet industry regulations and guidelines. These organizations are among the first to join Nuance's new PowerShare Innovation Program, which opens up the entire Network platform to other innovators and third parties to leverage the power of PowerShare and Nuance PowerScribe(R) reporting through an easy-to-use cloud model to deliver clinical content and value-added services to a much wider audience. In partnership with the ACR and Nuance, MGH will deliver an initial set of radiology clinical decision support guidelines to the broader radiology community by integrating them into the PowerScribe workflow so that radiologists can access these evidence-based guidelines at the point of interpretation to improve clinical documentation consistency and quality. As these clinical guidelines are updated and expanded, Nuance will share these guidelines digitally to providers across the industry using the Nuance PowerShare Network.


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