Developing Conversational Interfaces for iOS

Add Responsive Voice Control to Your Apps

  • Martin Mitrevski

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About this book

Introduction

Learn how to incorporate your own conversational interfaces into iOS applications. This book will help you work comfortably multiple frameworks, including Apple's Speech and SiriKit frameworks; Google's API.AI conversational interfaces platform; and Facebook’s Wit.ai. 

You'll explore the basics of natural language processing on iOS and see how to develop sentiment analysis with Apple's new Core ML framework. You'll also understand the primary challenges conversational interfaces face, and how to future proof your design. 

With the introduction of SiriKit and the Speech framework, iOS developers now have huge opportunities to work with conversational interfaces in their apps. The latest advancements in natural language processing and machine learning allow for the development of complex conversational interfaces. This book incorporates all aspects of conversational interfaces on iOS—from voice transcription to natural language processing and entities extraction to text to speech commands.

Keywords

Conversational Interface Siri Speech recognition voice command natural language processing machine learning text to speech CoreML Core ML sentiment analysis

Authors and affiliations

  • Martin Mitrevski
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  1. 1.OhridMacedonia

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4842-3396-2
  • Copyright Information Martin Mitrevski 2018
  • Publisher Name Apress, Berkeley, CA
  • eBook Packages Professional and Applied Computing
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4842-3395-5
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4842-3396-2
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