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April 18, 2019

Justin Jeffress

私は毎朝出勤するときに、同じコーヒーショップで緑茶ラテを買います。バリスタは過去の経験から私の欲しいものがわかっているので、入店するとすぐに注文を作り始めてくれます。注文を変えて意地悪してみようかとふと思ったりしますが、せっかく作ってくれたおいしい抹茶ラテを台無しにしてほしくはありません。

エクスペリエンスがシンプルにパーソナライズされているので、私はこの店にせっせと通い続けています。同じように、優れたAlexaスキルではパーソナライズされたユーザーエクスペリエンスを提供してくれます。ユーザーは繰り返しそのスキルを利用したいという気持ちになります。

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April 02, 2019

Justin Jeffress

実は、ダイアログ管理は私のお気に入りのAlexa Skills Kit機能の1つです。長い時間をかけていろいろな実験をしてきました。スキルの質を高めるコンテキスト切り替え(英語)や柔軟な条件付け(英語)といった便利なテクニックは、こうして開発できたのです。中には、Alexaイベントや@SleepyDeveloperを通して開発者から頂いた質問にインスパイアされたものもあります。Alexa Skills Kitチームでは日々、ダイアログ管理に新しい機能を追加し、更新を行っています。どれもユーザーとのやり取りを向上させるすばらしい機能ばかりです。今日はその中から、インテントチェーンをご紹介します。

 

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March 29, 2019

Justin Jeffress

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The new dynamic entities capability helps you personalize Alexa skill experiences by adapting your interaction model at runtime without edits, builds, or re-certification.

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March 27, 2019

Justin Jeffress

The Alexa Skills Kit (ASK) Command-Line Interface (CLI) makes it easier to manage your Alexa skill throughout its lifecycle. The post describes how I automated the ASK CLI to sync my Alexa skill's interaction model faster.

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March 01, 2019

Justin Jeffress

Learn about intent chaining, a new dialog management feature in the Alexa Skills Kit that you can use to improve conversational interactions with your customers.

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February 20, 2019

Justin Jeffress

As a best practice, your skills should avoid asking questions it knows the answer to. Learn how to leverage dialog management to conditionally collect slots based on what the customers has already said to your skill.

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February 15, 2019

Justin Jeffress

This post will cover design practices that can help you build a conversational voice experience. We’ll use an example skill called The Foodie to illustrate the concepts.

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January 31, 2019

Justin Jeffress

This post will cover design practices that can help you build a conversational voice experience. We’ll use an example skill called The Foodie to illustrate the concepts.

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January 25, 2019

Justin Jeffress

This post will cover design practices that can help you build a conversational voice experience. We’ll use an example skill called The Foodie to illustrate the concepts.

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November 13, 2018

Justin Jeffress

In this technical post, I build upon the coffee shop skill and share how you can simplify dialog management with the new slot validations feature.

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November 08, 2018

Justin Jeffress

In this technical post, I build upon the coffee shop skill that I introduced in the blog about how to dynamically elicit slots based on a previous answer using dialog management.

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November 02, 2018

Justin Jeffress

I'm often asked, "Is there away to change the slot and the question that Alexa prompts the user for next based on the previous answer?" The answer is yes! Learn more about how dialog management simplifies creating a multi-turn conversational skill.

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October 17, 2018

Justin Jeffress

今年5月Alexa Skills Kit (ASK) SDK for Node.jsのバージョン2(以下:V2)がリリースされました。そこでV1からV2へ移行を考える方が多いと思います。先週行われたAlexa Dev Days Tokyoで沢山のAlexaスキルデベロッパーとお会いする中で、これに関連した質問をいただきましたので、ご紹介します。

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October 09, 2018

Justin Jeffress

Enhancements to the Alexa Skills Kit provide more accurate ways to capture slots than relying on AMAZON.LITERAL.

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July 12, 2018

Justin Jeffress

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Announcing the new AMAZON.FallbackIntent in the Alexa Skills Kit (ASK) built-in library. You can now add the right response to your Alexa skill in all English locales to handle unexpected customer requests with AMAZON.FallbackIntent.

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