Amazon Developer Blogs

Amazon Developer Blogs

March 22, 2019

Cami Williams

Get a recap of our live-streaming sessions from the Game Developers Conference (GDC) 2019.

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March 21, 2019

Haidee Griswold

Alexa Voice Service expands to Canadian French, with Sonos, Bose, Harman Kardon, Logitech, Jabra, and First Alert.

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March 21, 2019

Haidee Griswold

Alexa Voice Service ajoute le Français Canadien avec Sonos, Bose, Harman Kardon, Logitech, Jabra, et First Alert.

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March 21, 2019

June Lee

After reviewing hundreds of submissions, we are excited to share the 10 finalists of the Alexa Skills Challenge: Multimodal.

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March 21, 2019

Cami Williams

Get a recap of our live-streaming sessions from the Game Developers Conference (GDC) 2019.

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March 21, 2019

Rahul Gupta

To produce synthetic training data for a machine-learning application where real data is scarce, Alexa scientist Rahul Gupta uses generative adversarial learning, which pits two neural nets against each other -- one trying to generate convincing fakes, the other trying to discern fake from real.

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March 20, 2019

Andrea Muttoni

Here are five things developers should consider when building adventure games on Alexa, including voice game mechanics, Alexa's role in the gameplay, and how to plan for future voice game expansions.

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March 20, 2019

Minhua Wu

Using one neural network to label speech data, adding synthetic environmental noise to that data, and then using it to train a second neural network improves speech recognition, particularly under noisy conditions.

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March 19, 2019

Cami Williams

Get a recap of our GDC panel with games experts from Amazon, Earplay, and X2 Games. We discussed the future of voice games and best practices for building voice-first gaming experiences.

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March 19, 2019

Jennifer King

After working in the games industry for years, Jeferson Valadares and Chris Barnes were quick to recognize voice technology as the next major shift—and opportunity—in the world of gaming.

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