To play off of my last post on Text to Speech in Windows Phone, I thought I would continue the theme of cartoon characters. So, anyone out there heard of Felix the Cat? Felix the Cat was a funny cartoon character in the silent film era. He always found himself in a fix and needed to resort to his bag of tricks. Well, let’s jump into the Windows Phone SDK bag of tricks and see how we can send voice commands to our Windows Phone 8 application.
Windows Phone 7.x introduced simple voice commands such as “Open Ebay”, “Call Ed Glogowski”, “Find food in Apple Valley”, “Text John Cannon” or even “Note It is my wife’s birthday on Friday”.
Windows Phone 8 has given developers the option to extend the voice commands to call directly into their application.