New top level MSDN node for Speech

Check it out here! Now you can go to one location on MSDN to get any docs you need for your speech application needs…


Use Tellme Studio to create voice applications

Tobin Coziahr, from Tellme, has been kind enough to write a post describing how you can use the Tellme VoiceXML studio environment to build prototype voice applications. Thanks Tobin!   —    Tellme, a Microsoft subsidiary, has a fully featured VoiceXML studio environment that allows anyone to learn how to make voice applications powered by the Tellme…


Technical Preview of the Windows Speech Recognition Profile tool is now available for download!

It’s an exciting time here in Redmond, as we’re finally ready to release the CTP (Client Technical Preview) of the Windows Speech Recognition Profile tool (WSRProfile for short). WSRProfile allows you to backup and restore your speech profile. It’s fast, and it’s easy. You can download WSRProfile here. Be sure to download the release notes…


Microsoft sponsors the 2009-2010 AVIOS Speech Application Programming Contest

As we have for the past 2 years, Microsoft is once again proud to announce our sponsorship of the 2009-2010 AVIOS Speech Application Programming Contest. Last year, winners of the contest received some pretty cool prizes from Microsoft, like copies of Visual Studio Professional, XBOX 360s, and Zunes… That’s in addition to being flown out…


Windows Speech Recognition Macros v1.0 is now official!

Here’s a quick note to let you know that WSR Macros v1.0 is now officially available for download here. Notable new features: Improved UI for creating, editing, and signing WSR Macros New UI for creating/editing WSR Macros directly in XML Check out the download page above. Questions? Comments? Send us email here.


Response Point wins InfoWorld 2009 Technology of the Year Award!

Congratulations to the Response Point team for winning one of the InfoWorld 2009 Technology of the Year Awards! Microsoft overall won 4 out of 40 awards announced earlier this week: Response Point won Best Small Office VoIP System. Small Business Server 2008 won Best Small Business Server Visual Studio 2008 won Best Integrated Development Environment…