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Monthly updates for Cognitive Services: November 2019

Nov 13

Migrate from Bing Speech to Speech Services and the Speech SDK by January 14, 2020

We’re extending the Bing Speech retirement date to January 14, 2020.

  • Cognitive Services
Nov 5

Azure Cognitive Services Text Analytics—New languages added to sentiment analysis


Target availability: Q4 2019

Cognitive Services Text Analytics' sentiment analysis v3 now supports 10 languages including English, Japanese, Simplified and Traditional Chinese, Spanish, Italian, French, Portuguese, German, and Dutch.

  • Cognitive Services
  • Text Analytics
Nov 4

Azure Cognitive Services capabilities are now in preview


The following Azure Cognitive Services capabilities are now in preview—Custom Neural Voice capability Custom Speech with Office 365 data Text Analytics; Sentiment Analysis 3.0 Text Analytics; Expanded Entity Type Support in Entities 3.0 endpoint Text Analytics; Personally Identifiable Information support in Entities 3.0 endpoint.

  • Cognitive Services
  • Text Analytics


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