Amazon Developer Blogs

Amazon Developer Blogs

April 26, 2017

David Isbitski

We are thrilled to introduce a new Amazon device with Alexa: Echo Look, a hands-free camera and style assistant that helps customers look their best.

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April 26, 2017

Martha Kang

DineTime built a skill to enable customers to say, “Alexa, tell DineTime to add my name to the waitlist” before they head out the door. That way, they get the waiting out of the way while they’re en route to the restaurant.

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April 24, 2017

Rena Watanabe

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The all-new Fire TV Stick with Voice Remote is now shipping in India and Germany. In addition to English, Voice Search is available in Hindi and German.

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April 24, 2017

Amit Jotwani

Wouldn’t it be cool if customers could simply ask Alexa to look up people's contact information? Now you can build a skill that enables just that scenario with our new team lookup skill template

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April 24, 2017

Serena McIntire

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Here's what you missed last week on the Amazon Developer blog.

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April 24, 2017

Martha Kang

The Alexa Diabetes Challenge, sponsored by Merck & Co., calls on innovators to experiment with creating holistic voice-enabled solutions that are designed to improve the lives of those with type 2 diabetes.

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April 24, 2017

Josh Stark

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Today, we’re excited to announce Subscribe with Amazon, a self-service subscriptions marketplace that allows you to reach millions of customers on Amazon.com.

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April 21, 2017

Andy Haldeman

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Should you have seperate apps for Fire tablets and Fire TV? If you plan on selling the same in-app purchase items in both apps, you might want to consider the "one app" approach.

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April 21, 2017

Zoey Collier

Back in January, Alexa shared the keynote stage with two leaders form Acumatica, a leading innovator of cloud ERP and CRM solutions, at the Acumatica Summit 2017.  Together, they showed Alexa clearly has a head for business. 

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April 20, 2017

Ryan Van der Elst


 

We’ve been listening to the developer community, and one of the most requested features we receive is the ability to preserve your login status when using the Node.js authentication service. With today's update, the Node.js service will now save the refresh token it gets from LWA to disk.

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