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September 01, 2018

Ted Karczewski

At IFA 2018 in Berlin, we saw even more global device makers building with Alexa technology, enabling hands-free voice control for smart home appliances, PCs, headphones, soundbars, and more.

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August 30, 2018

Andrea Muttoni

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We just kicked off the Alexa Skills Challenge: Games. Before you dive into the coding, here are a couple of principles that hopefully will help you scope and refine your game ideas in the context of voice.

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August 29, 2018

Kristin Fritsche

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We’re thrilled to announce the Alexa Skills Challenge: Games with BeMyApp for developers in the United Kingdom, Ireland, Germany, and Austria. This is an opportunity for you to create entertaining, engaging, and educational game skills for Alexa and compete for cash prizes.

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August 22, 2018

Azi Farjad

We’re excited to announce a new video training series from A Cloud Guru on Alexa skill development. The free training series walks new developers and non-developers through how to build Alexa skills from start to finish.

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August 08, 2018

Memo Doring

Today, we announced that Amazon Alexa and Alexa-enabled devices are coming to Mexico later this year. Starting today, you can use the Alexa Skills Kit (ASK) to build skills for customers in Mexico using the new Spanish (MX) language model.

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July 24, 2018

Bertrand Vacherot

We’re thrilled to announce the Alexa Skills Challenge: Tech for Good with Devpost, an opportunity for you to create an Alexa skill that has a positive impact on the environment, your local community, and the world. Your skill can be in any category, as long as it has a positive impact on customers.

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July 19, 2018

Brian Crum

If you build lights, locks, or in-wall switches with Zigbee and certify with the Zigbee Alliance, you can easily add voice control with Alexa, and reach and delight more customers.

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July 13, 2018

Nahoko Hirabayashi

審査でよく見られる問題を回避するためのヒントをご紹介します。今回は「HelpIntentでセッションが閉じてしまう」ケースについてです。

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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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July 11, 2018

Yuka Gray

もうすぐ夏休みです。楽しみに待っている子どもたちとは対照的に、ママパパは普段と違う生活のルーティンに、旅行の計画に、と大忙しの季節がやってきます。そんなママパパのお助けスキルを開発してみませんか?Alexaスキルストアでも、ママパパ応援スキルの特集を8月に予定しています。みなさまに開発いただいたスキルも、特集掲載の対象として検討させていただきますので、みなさまの幅広いアイデアをお待ちしております。

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July 01, 2018

Tom George

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We are delighted to announce that, as of today, Alexa now supports kid skills in India. Developers can now create fun and educational experiences for kids under the age of 13 using the Alexa Skills Kit.

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June 29, 2018

Brian Crum

With a grand prize of $20,000, five bonus prizes of $5,000 each, a $5,000 prize for each of the 10 finalists, and an Echo Dot for each of the hundreds of eligible participants – thousands of developers registered for the Alexa Skills Challenge: Life Hacks with their eyes on the prize. 

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June 29, 2018

Toshimi Hatanaka

Alexa Skills Kit (ASK) Software Development Kit (SDK) for Python (beta) がリリースされました。Python SDK は Java 及びNode.js SDKと同じ機能をサポートし、AlexaからのリクエストやAlexaへのレスポンスを処理するために書かなければならないプログラムコードの量を大幅に減らすことができます。Pythonでプログラムを書ける方なら、このSDKを使うことで、Alexaや拡張性の高いPythonのライブラリやツールを活用した音声体験を素早く開発し公開することができます。

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June 28, 2018

Franklin Lobb

Follow these three steps to add the new FallbackIntent to ensure your skill can respond gracefully to unexpected utterances.

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