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Monthly updates for Azure Cognitive Services: October 2021

18 Oct

OCR (Read) supports 122 languages in the Cognitive Services Computer Vision public preview


Computer Vision Read API for Optical Character Recognition (OCR), part of Cognitive Services, announces its public preview with new languages including Russian, Bulgarian, other Cyrillic and more Latin languages. This release also highlight handwritten OCR support for many languages, along with enhancements for digital PDFs and Machine Readable Zone (MRZ) text in identity documents.

  • Computer Vision
  • Azure Cognitive Services
  • Features
11 Oct

General availability: Azure Translator now supports more than 100 languages and dialects


Translator now supports more than 100 languages and dialects to help you streamline your translation workflows.

  • Azure Cognitive Services
  • Features


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