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May 30, 2018

Shiraz Datta

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You can make your US English skills more discoverable when customers do not use your invocation name by adding support for the CanFulfillIntentRequest (beta) interface.

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April 27, 2018

Shiraz Datta

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Announcing the addition of Echo Spot display on the Test page of the Alexa Skills Kit developer console. Now you can test how your Alexa skill will display on Echo Spot in addition to Echo Show.

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April 17, 2018

Shiraz Datta

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Today, we are happy to announce an important update to the AudioPlayer interface to help you enhance the visuals for your audio skills for Echo Show and Echo Spot. Now you can send additional metadata about the playing track with the Play directive.

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April 12, 2018

Shiraz Datta

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The new example phrase validation and Skill Validation API help you to improve your skill’s example phrases and avoid related certification errors. 

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April 11, 2018

Shiraz Datta

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Using the new Intent History in Alexa developer console and Intent Request History API in SMAPI or ASK CLI, you can improve the customer experience by understanding how your customers are engaging with your skill.

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March 27, 2018

Shiraz Datta

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Today, we are excited to announce the new Alexa developer console becomes the default home for all Alexa developer accounts, replacing the old console experience.

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March 02, 2018

Shiraz Datta

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The ASK sound library makes it easy for you to create an engaging customer experience by adding unique sounds to your skill. The library provides hundreds of sounds from 14 categories including ambiance, cartoon, home, nature, and transportation, among others.

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February 15, 2018

Shiraz Datta

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The new Alexa Skill Kits developer console (beta) makes navigation easier with a more integrated user interface allowing you to create and manage the skill lifecycle with ease.

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February 14, 2018

Shiraz Datta

AMAZON.YesIntent and AMAZON.NoIntent are now compatible with Alexa Skills Kit (ASK) Dialog Management features, allowing you to use built-in Yes/No intents side-by-side with dialog management (slot elicitation, slot confirmation, and intent confirmation), which was not previously supported.

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February 01, 2018

Shiraz Datta

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Alexa Skill Management API (SMAPI) and Alexa Skills Kit Command Line Interface (ASK CLI) are now generally available with new capabilities to programmatically create, update, test, and submit your Alexa skills.

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