Calling all mobile app developers! We’ve got fantastic news to share this morning! Today we’re debuting NDEV Mobile—our all-new, enhanced mobile developer program that gives you more options, more flexibility, and more control in how you leverage our renowned Dragon speech technology to take your innovative app to market!

Since launching the Nuance Mobile Developer Program (NMDP) earlier this year, we’ve been absolutely thrilled by the response from the developer community! And with all the success stories, you’ve been asking for more options and more ways to leverage Dragon technology…and we’ve been listening!

So what’s new with NDEV Mobile?

First and foremost, we’ve added a ton of new features and functionality to give you ALL the tools you need to make your app a success, including support for Windows Phone 7 and HTTP—meaning you can develop and deploy awesome speech-enabled apps across the world’s most popular mobile platforms! Further, NDEV Mobile now supports SSL and support for Bluetooth audio.

We’re also introducing three new service tiers that satisfy every need and fit any budget:

  • Silver – Giving you access to the Dragon Mobile SDK for up to 90 days absolutely FREE!
  • Gold – Designed for developers that desire advanced functionality and anticipate higher user and transaction volume.
  • Emerald – Perfect for developers interested in working with Nuance’s global Professional Services network to create and deploy custom, tailored solutions.

So whether you’re just testing the waters or you have a blockbuster app you want to take to the next level, the most advanced speech engine on the market is now more accessible than ever before!

And we’re expanding NDEV Mobile to even more corners of the globe with 8  new speech recognition languages, including Canadian French, Cantonese (Hong Kong), Dutch, Korean, Mandarin (PRC), Mandarin (Taiwan), Norwegian, and Swedish. So now that’s 17 languages total you can launch with your app! (And we’ve got loads more new languages planned!)

So what are you waiting for!? Join NDEV Mobile today and bring this powerful and exciting speech experience to YOUR mobile app!

Looking for more information? We invite you to learn more about our new NDEV Mobile community by visiting us at! And to read the full announcement, check out the press release here



Sean McGrath

About Sean McGrath

Based out of Nuance’s Seattle office, Sean C. McGrath is a Senior Product Marketing Manager dedicated to the mobile and living room space, including the Dragon Mobile application suite and Dragon TV. Prior to joining Nuance in 2010, Sean was focused on digital marketing and analytics initiatives for organizations in the travel and financial industries. Sean holds a Bachelor’s degree from Clemson University and a Master’s degree in Marketing from Boston University. In his spare time, he enjoys playing pick-up lacrosse and traveling.