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Knowledge Adventure and Fonix Partner to Deliver Educational Games Utilizing
Fonix VoiceIn Speech Interface

Fonix’s award-winning speech software expands game market, enables innovation in children’s
educational software products

SALT LAKE CITY, UT (April 13, 2005) Fonix Speech, an operating division of Fonix® Corporation (OTC BB: FNIX), an integrated communications carrier providing telecommunications services and value-added speech technologies, announces that Knowledge Adventure® will integrate Fonix VoiceIn™ for the PC into upcoming products aimed at providing innovative and entertaining learning opportunities for children. VoiceIn is Fonix’s award-winning speech interface software for Xbox®, PlayStation®2, PC and Mac videogame developers.

“Knowledge Adventure is pleased to be partnering with Fonix to release the first product in our Voice Activated Learning ™ series,” says Leslie House, Knowledge Adventure Senior Vice President of Product Development. “VAL, or Voice Activated Learning, uses speech recognition to create an instructional base that responds to a child’s voice input. Fonix’s unique ability to recognize children’s voices in particular was the perfect compliment to this innovative teaching method,” says House. “In addition, Fonix worked with us, side by side, throughout our entire development process to ensure that the technology was seamless, providing an accurate experience every time.”

“Fonix is thrilled to partner with one of the largest educational software groups in the world to deliver games utilizing speech interfaces,” says Tim K. Hong, Fonix VP of Games. “We have always known that voice recognition has tremendous potential for many game genres. This relationship with Knowledge Adventure will showcase entirely new uses for Fonix speech technology. Fonix has promised to extend the market for voice recognition in games, and Knowledge Adventure’s forthcoming speech-based educational games will be just one of the innovative new uses of speech technology to be used this year.”

Fonix has optimized our neural network-based technology for children’s voices, resulting in even more accurate speech recognition rates for younger game players. This advancement is especially relevant to publishers of educational titles such as Knowledge Adventure, which will release the company’s first Voice Activated Learning (VAL) product for children this summer.

About Fonix Speech
The Fonix Speech Group, an operating division of Fonix Corp., currently offers voice technology solutions for mobile/wireless devices; interactive videogames, toys and appliances; computer telephony systems; the assistive market and automotive telematics. Visit for more information or call (801) 553-6600 and say “Sales.”

About Fonix
Fonix Corp., based in Salt Lake City, Utah, is an innovative communications and technology company that provides integrated telecommunications services and value-added speech technologies through Fonix Telecom Inc. and The Fonix Speech Group.

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