Azure Cognitive Services

Bing Speech Translator Speech Custom Speech Speaker Recognition Speech are cognitive speech services; available @ the Azure Cloud. This article points out the difference between each service to provide a knowledge base for further decision making. The provided code are just examples, not using the full power of each API. In addition, not only C#; but …

Cortana Bot

A custom Cortana Bot can be developed and added pretty easily. The Bot can be used locally (local debugging), for a restricted audience (e.g.: to a specific Microsoft Account) or in public through the Microsoft App Store. Cortana only? An Azure Bot is not only bound to Cortana. Cortana is just one distribution channel. Other channels would …