Amazon Developer Blogs

Amazon Developer Blogs

January 19, 2018

Emily Esposito Fulkerson

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This book will empower you to make games fast, faster than you ever thought possible. It will teach you ultra-fast game jam workflows and uncover secret shortcuts to the finish line. Whether you’re a first-timer or a veteran gamdev, this book is for you.

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January 19, 2018

David Isbitski

At CES 2018, we saw your hard work come to life, bringing Alexa to new categories and enabling voice control on additional products. Innovators shared plans to add Alexa to PCs, cars, headphones, and more. Check out the recap to get inspired, then start building your voice-first creation.

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January 16, 2018

Paul Hampton

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In my recent blog post, I demonstrated what we have found to be a good login experience for customers using an Amazon Fire TV and remote control. In this second part, we’ll create a Cordova app which utilizes Login with Amazon via a third-party open source plugin.

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January 16, 2018

Justin Jeffress

When building conversational user interfaces, it’s important to think about continued engagement and high-quality interactions. In this 2-part blog series, we tear down a skill called Pet Match to show you the ins and outs of dialog management and entity resolution.

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January 15, 2018

Jeff Blankenburg

Our final post in the resource roundup series features top tips and tutorials for building multimodal skills for Echo Show and Echo Spot. 

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January 12, 2018

Justin Jeffress

When building conversational user interfaces, it’s important to think about continued engagement and high-quality interactions. In this 2-part blog series, we tear down a skill called Pet Match to show you the ins and outs of dialog management and entity resolution.

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January 11, 2018

Cami Williams

Here are some tips for designing multimodal, voice-first experiences that prove engaging across all Alexa-enabled devices.

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January 10, 2018

Tess Selim

In this webinar, you will learn about the specific steps required to include your content in universal browse and search results across content providers.

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January 10, 2018

Guest Blogger

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We are going to talk about everyone’s favorite indie effect: screen shake! A classic that is sure to beef up your impacts, explosions, sudden realizations, gunshots, and more. Setting up screen shake is a pretty simple process, but as you will see, there are a lot of nuances.

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January 10, 2018

Jennifer King

It took just a weekend for Jon Myers and his team to build a prototype skill using Earplay’s library of stories. Since then, the team has refined its voice user interface, turning Alexa into a truly interactive storyteller.

 

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