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#MSIgnite updates on conversational AI at a glance

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Every year somewhere at the end of September Microsoft’s biggest conference Ignite attracts thousands of people with a massive amount of news and big announcements. To keep up with all these awesome news is nearly impossible, as there is so much to explore in this very short period of time. Therefore, I try to sum […]

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Learn to Bot

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Here you’ll find a list of links you need if you want to start learning something about Bots and conversational AI. To be updated continuously… How To’s: Bot Builder Tools Infographic Build a Bot for SharePoint Online “Homie” – A language understanding bot for smart homes Theodore – a bot for creating a team in […]

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The Microsoft Bot Framework Resource Cheat Sheet

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Nowadays, there is a ton of information out there for every service Microsoft has released, which is a good thing. But there are times when you search for something special, but you can’t find it as there are too many sites and resources which you need to crawl to find what you are looking for. […]

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QnAMaker.ai Cheat Sheet

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“Copy, paste… Bot!” – This is the slogan of the QnAMaker.ai service, which is one of the Cognitive Services in the knowledge category. This service offers a very easy-to-use toolset for creating, populating and publishing knowledgebases for FAQs which can be consumed by the Azure Bot Service very easy to build smart QnA Bots in a […]

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New Bot Builder Tools [Infographic]

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A couple of weeks ago at the Microsoft Build conference (see https://www.cloudguy.pro/azure-ai-platform-updates-build-2018/ for details on the announcements concerning AI), there were some cool new tools for the Bot Builder announced. These tools are already in preview and can be downloaded here (https://github.com/Microsoft/botbuilder-tools). The following table should give an overview of the new tools released: Tool […]

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Azure AI Platform – Updates from Build 2018

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Microsoft’s annual BUILD conference took again place from 7th – 9th May 2018 with a lot of new and awesome updates for the Azure AI platform. The following list should give you a short overview of all news and announcements: Bot Builder SDK v4 now in preview: Bot Builder SDK v4 .NET Bot Builder SDK […]

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Bot Framework – 101 (with Infographic)

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Microsoft’s Bot Framework is a great platform for designing, developing and deploying bots for various use cases. As nowadays many people are familiar with bots and they get used to connect and communicate with bots via social media, it’s a good opportunity to bring a service to the next level by adding a bot to […]

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Office 365 + Azure IoT + Cognitive Services = Smart Meeting Room Availability Dashboard

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Have you heard about the virtual Collab365 Global Conference 2017 that’s streaming online November 1st – 2nd? Join me and 120 other speakers from around the world who will be bringing you the very latest content around SharePoint, Office 365, Flow, PowerApps, Azure, OneDrive for Business and of course the increasingly popular Microsoft Teams. The event is produced by […]