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7. Building a Voice-Controlled Interface for Twitter and Imgur

Tanay Pant

(1)Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh, India

In this chapter, you learn how to post status updates (tweets) on Twitter by using your voice. You also learn how you can upload images on Imgur by asking Melissa to do so, and save the URLs of the uploaded images in a database so they can be retrieved for future reference.

Twitter is the most famous microblogging platform and has a huge number of users. People love to post information about how they feel, interact with others, and express their views on different subjects. Wouldn’t it be cool if you could tell Melissa what you want your ...

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