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September 29, 2009 10:06 ET

MyCaption Introduces SMS Dictation for BlackBerry Smartphones

Single-Click Convenience and Natural Speech to Text Make It One of the Best BlackBerry Applications for Mobile Professionals

SUNNYVALE, CA--(Marketwire - September 29, 2009) -, a leading provider of speech to text BlackBerry® applications, has announced the addition of a new feature to its flagship product today. The latest version of MyCaption for the BlackBerry® smartphone now supports speech to text conversion of SMS (text messages). Users can attach a convenience key to it, so text messages can be spoken without even looking at the smartphone. A single click lets you Speak Your SMS; another click, and you are done.

This feature adds to a comprehensive set of capabilities already built into this speech to text BlackBerry application -- natural language dictation of business-length email (up to 3 minutes long), memos, contact notes, tasks and appointments. Other notable features include connectivity to BlackBerry® Enterprise Server and enterprise applications, support for multiple email accounts, and a customizable dictionary to fit the user's vocabulary.

"MyCaption makes one of the best BlackBerry applications for business productivity," said Mr. Kyle McInnes, Editor of, a leading source of news and analysis for the BlackBerry community. "The addition of SMS speech to text capability further widens its appeal and usefulness."

"Accuracy is what makes or breaks a speech-to-text product," said Mr. Vipul Bhatt, Founder & CEO of MyCaption. "Accuracy is what we deliver, because it saves time and money for our customers. We go beyond just delivering hands free convenience for people on the go."

Pricing and Availability

The speech to text software is available immediately and works on any BlackBerry smartphone with OS 4.2.1 or higher, including the BlackBerry® Storm™, BlackBerry® Bold™, and the BlackBerry® Tour™. It can be used with all major carriers worldwide. Existing customers of MyCaption can upgrade to new version for free. New users can begin with a Free Trial. The company offers a flexible range of prices and plans on its website (

About MyCaption

Founded by telecom and enterprise-software experts, and headquartered in Sunnyvale, California,, Inc., serves mobile business users with speech to text products, including BlackBerry applications and PBX voicemail transcription. MyCaption is a member of the BlackBerry Alliance, and its products are AT&T Certified.

The BlackBerry® and RIM families of related marks, images and symbols are the exclusive properties and trademarks of Research In Motion Limited.

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