Microsoft Bot Framework 4.6 new features

After Microsoft Ignite and the announcement of the Microsoft 4.6 release, there are some exciting features announced that we cannot wait to try out. Bot Framework SDK for Microsoft Teams. Built-in support for Teams messaging extensions, proactive messaging and notifications, and more. Bot Framework SDK Skills (preview). You can now …

Real-time Speech transcription and translation has never been easier

Keeping up with the speech services you will notice a few nice additions to the speech service. Besides the previous features like Text-To-Speech or Speech-To-Text (tutorials for both can be found here), the speech service has expanded to several new cool features out-of-the-box! Speech-To-Text and Speech translation are now real-time …

Introducing the Personalizer, Personalized experiences made easy

Among the newest Cognitive Services published in review is the Personilizer in the Decision category. Personilizer is an Azure AI service that delivers a personalized user experience for your applications. You can use Personalizer to: Personalize what article is highlighted on a news website. Optimize ad placement on a website. …

Introducing Immersive Reader, a new Azure Cognitive Service

During the summer a new Azure Cognitive Service was announced, the Immersive Reader in the Language category. Developers can now use this service to embed inclusive capabilities into their apps for enhancing text reading and comprehension for users regardless of age or ability. Features The Immersive Reader can boost reading and comprehension …