The One Minute AI #13 - Bing Spell Check

Series introduction

 
Welcome to a new series of short articles I am presenting about Artificial Intelligence specifically in the Azure AI stack. The objective is that you will learn about an Azure-based AI service in no more than one minute and thus quickly get familiar with the entire stack over a short period of time. These are going short, easily digestible articles so let's get started!
 

What is Bing Spell Check?

 
Bing Spell Check is a Microsoft’s third-generation web-based spell-checker that doesn’t rely on dictionaries. Instead, it uses machine learning and statistical machine translation to dynamically train a highly contextual algorithm allowing you to perform a spell check and contextual grammar checks on the text. You can also include capabilities such as slang and informal language recognition, and homophones correction.
 
Bing Spell Check has a number of features, including,
 
Bing Spell Check
 
Bing Entity Search API is a RESTful web service which means that you can easily call it from any programming language that can make HTTP requests and parse JSON. The service can be accessed using the REST API or the Bing Spell Check SDKs.
 
Bing Statistics provides analytics for Bing Spell Check. This means that you can easily check geographical location, call volume, market distribution and response code summary, among others.
 
Find out more,
  • https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/cognitive-services/bing-spell-check/overview
  • https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/services/cognitive-services/spell-check/