Amazon Developer Blogs

Amazon Developer Blogs

July 26, 2017

Ted Karczewski

Today we introduce the Smart Life Roadshow, a traveling smart home that showcases the latest advances in intelligent voice technology. The roadshow features a 30-foot trailer outfitted with products integrated with the Alexa Voice Service, Intel supporting technology, and much more.

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July 26, 2017

Jesse Freeman

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The name of your game is going to be the single most important decision you make. The most basic thing you can do to help your game be more successful is to simply give it a descriptive name.

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July 25, 2017

Scott Dart

One of the top drivers of negative feedback on skills is account linking. This is not surprising since it is one of the more complex features to implement. We have attempted to distill the feedback into a set of best practices.

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July 24, 2017

Serena McIntire

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Is summer keeping you too busy to stay up-to-date with our tutorials, articles, and announcements? Never fear - the week in review blog is here!

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July 21, 2017

Mike Hines

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At the end of May, we presented the webinar Promote Organic Growth - Build App Store Pages and Promo Videos that Convert. If you missed the presentation or want to revisit some of the suggestions on how to create effective app promotions, the webcast is now available for you to watch.

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July 21, 2017

Martha Kang

The opportunity lies not in the individual devices but in creating seamless experiences for homeowners, says Bethesda Systems President Jon Stovall.

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July 20, 2017

Jesse Freeman

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It’s easy to get bogged down in the details and forget the most valuable part of making a game, which is building something fun to play. Here, I will talk about some approaches to adding artwork and sounds into your game.

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July 20, 2017

Andrea Muttoni

We are happy to announce that lock control and query capabilities are now also available to developers building skills for the UK.

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July 19, 2017

Martha Kang

In just weeks, Brookfield Residential built a fully-functional, Alexa-powered model home in its newest subdivision.

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July 18, 2017

Becky Young

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A soft launch is a valuable way to see how well your game performs before launching it for wider distribution. It allows you to isolate and optimize successful factors and problem areas strategically. Our friends at deltaDNA share their top tips for ensuring your soft launch is a resounding success.

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