Developers can now integrate Immersive Reader into their apps

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Immersive Reader in Office apps allows users to read the text aloud, translate, highlighting a specific line of text for focus, and much more, making the content more accessible and inclusive. Microsoft is now bringing this feature as a Azure Cognitive Service allowing any developer to integrate this feature into their apps and services.

Immersive Reader is an Azure Cognitive Service for developers who want to embed inclusive capabilities into their apps for enhancing text reading and comprehension for users regardless of age or ability. No machine learning expertise required.

During preview period, Immersive Reader service will be available for free.

Source: Microsoft

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