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Learning Microsoft Cognitive Services

By : Leif Larsen
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Learning Microsoft Cognitive Services

By: Leif Larsen

Overview of this book

Take your app development to the next level with Learning Microsoft Cognitive Services. Using Leif's knowledge of each of the powerful APIs, you'll learn how to create smarter apps with more human-like capabilities. ? Discover what each API has to offer and learn how to add it to your app ? Study each AI using theory and practical examples ? Learn current API best practices
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Learning Microsoft Cognitive Services
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Creating language-understanding models

Often, we wish that our computer could understand what we want. As we go on with our day-to-day business, we would like to be able to talk to the computer, or mobile phone, using regular sentences. With no help at all, this is hard to do.

Utilizing the power of Language Understanding Intelligent Service (LUIS), we can now solve this problem. By creating language-understanding models, we allow applications to understand what users want. We can also recognize key data. This is typically data you want to be a part of a query or command. If you are asking for the latest news, key data may be the topic you are asking to get the news for.

Register an account and get a license key

To get started with LUIS, you should head over to This is where we will set up our application. Click on the Sign in or create an account button to get started.

Once inside, we want to make sure we have a subscription key. We can register for one using Microsoft...