Azure Cognitive Services

Azure Cognitive Services News

7/8/2020, Service Updates
Streamline the process for creating task-oriented voice applications with Custom Commands (now generally available).
7/8/2020, Service Updates
Neural Text to Speech is expanding language support, with 15 new natural-sounding voices that feature state-of-the-art neural speech synthesis models:
7/8/2020, Service Updates
The health feature of Text Analytics uses natural language processing techniques to find and label valuable information in unstructured clinical documents such as doctor’s notes, discharge...
As the world adjusts to new ways of working and staying connected, we remain committed to providing Azure AI solutions to help organizations invent with purpose.
Azure Media Services is pleased to announce the public preview of a new platform capability called “Live Video Analytics” or in short LVA. LVA provides a platform for you to build hybrid...
6/8/2020, Azure Podcast
Candace Jackson, a Senior PM in the Azure Security team, give us an update on the effort to remove the use of TLS 1.0 from applications in Azure.   Media...
5/29/2020, Service Updates
Azure Text Analytics v3 with sentiment analysis, key phrase extraction, language detection, and named entity recognition capabilities, as well as model version controls, is now generally available.
5/19/2020, Service Updates
New Cognitive Services capabilities are now available in preview.
5/19/2020, Service Updates
New Cognitive Services capabilities are now generally available.
Hope everybody is staying healthy! We have lots of news and new releases to cover this month for you! Xamarin.Essentials and Xamarin.Forms have new releases. And the Xamarin engineering team...
4/20/2020, Azure Podcast
The team welcomes Principal Software Engineer, Jennifer Marsman, who talks about the advances in Cognitive Services and delves into a real-world scenario where Cognitive Services can help with...
NVIDIA's GTC DIGITAL 2020 event is a collection of online content that provides training, research, insights, and direct access to the brilliant minds of NVIDIA’s GPU Technology Conference. ...
3/24/2020, Azure Podcast
The team gets together to share personal thoughts and experiences on working at home for extended periods of time and how Azure and other cloud vendors are helping the cause during this difficult...
3/18/2020, Service Updates
We are excited to be rolling out new speaking styles for newscast, voice assistant, and customer service scenarios for our English and Chinese neural voices.
2/24/2020, Service Updates
To continue providing speech recognition and translation capabilities in your current Bing Speech applications, you’ll need to migrate them to Speech Services and the Speech SDK
2/24/2020, Service Updates
Cognitive Services Computer Vision Read API of is now available in v3.0 (in preview). Read features the newest models for optical character recognition (OCR), allowing you to extract text from...
2/19/2020, Azure Podcast
Senior Azure PM Varun Shandilya talks to the team about Spot VMs and gives us some great tips on tricks on when and how to leverage these low-cost VM SKUs. Media file:...
2/7/2020, Service Updates
The sentiment analysis v3 feature of Cognitive Services Text Analytics now supports Korean in addition to English, Japanese, Simplified and Traditional Chinese, Spanish, Italian, French,...