Simple play icon Course
Skills Expanded

Using the Web Speech API with AngularJS

by Tony Thorsen

Speech technologies are becoming more mainstream, and these days, most anything can be voice-controlled - including your web applications. This course will teach you the basics of using the Web Speech API to add speech recognition and synthesis capabilities to your AngularJS applications.

What you'll learn

At the core of the Web Speech API is a thorough knowledge of speech recognition and speech synthesis. In this course, Using the Web Speech API with AngularJS, you'll learn how to create speech-enabled AngularJS applications using the Web Speech API. Next, you'll learn the basics of speech recognition and speech synthesis, and how these concepts can be applied to development of web applications utilizing other frameworks. Finally, you'll learn how to speak text to your users with speech synthesis and even customize the speech synthesizer voice. When you're finished with this course, you'll have foundational knowledge of the Web Speech API that will help you as you move forward to developing web applications that not only recognize what your users are saying, but speak back to them as well.

Table of contents

Course Overview

About the author

Tony Thorsen is a self-proclaimed, straight-up nerd. He earned a B.S. degree in Computer Science from Indiana University and a M.S. degree in Computer Science from IUPUI. Most of his development career has been centered around .NET, but he has also worked with Java, web technologies, C/C++, Objective-C, and many others, as well as creating a few apps on iOS and Windows Phone. Most recently, he has started digging into machine learning concepts and robotics. Tony loves to learn new things and pas... more

Ready to upskill? Get started