Posts by: Microsoft Azure

Announcing Custom Speech Service (Preview) from Microsoft Cognitive Services

Monday, February 6, 2017

We are excited to announce the public preview release of the Custom Speech Service from Microsoft Cognitive Services. The Custom Speech Service (formerly the Custom Recognition Intelligent Service) lets you customize Microsoft’s speech-to-text engine. By uploading text and/or speech data to the Custom Speech Service that reflects your application and your users, you can create custom models …

Microsoft Educator Community harnesses Recommendations API to engage educators around the world

Thursday, February 2, 2017

The Microsoft Educator Community website ( is a central hub for educators worldwide that allows educators everywhere to connect and collaborate, find training and lessons, and grow their professional careers with Microsoft products such as 0ffice 365. The site offers various content and activities for educators such as courses, resources, webinars, lesson plans, Skype …