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June 01, 2018

Memo Doring

Today, we are thrilled to announce the Amazon Alexa Twitch channel for Alexa skill builders. Every week the Alexa team streams unique content on Twitch to share voice design best practices, build skills from start to finish, and interact with the skill-building community.

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May 31, 2018

Amit Jotwani

We recently released version two of the ASK SDK for Node.js, which introduced a fresh approach to handling requests and responses. Here we show you the ins and outs of the new SDK by providing a step-by-step code overview of the new request handling features.

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May 30, 2018

Leo Ohannesian

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You can help Alexa determine when to direct customer requests to your US English skills by adding support for the CanFulfillIntentRequest (beta) interface.

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May 30, 2018

Andrea Muttoni

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We are delighted to announce that kid skills published in the UK and Germany are now eligible to earn Alexa Developer Rewards. Earlier this month, we announced that Alexa supports kid skills in the UK and Germany.

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May 29, 2018

Akersh Srivastava

Learn how you can improve the underlying responsiveness of an HTTP request from an Alexa skill by speeding up how content is fetched from APIs.

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May 24, 2018

Amit Jotwani

Today, we’re excited to announce a new advanced training series on using dialog management to make your skills more engaging and conversational. Take this new course for free with Codecademy.

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May 23, 2018

Motoko Onitsuka

本日より、日本でも子ども向けAlexaスキルを開発いただくことができます。ゲームや教育関連など、子どもが楽しく使えるような音声体験をぜひ開発してみてください。

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May 23, 2018

Yuka Gray

このたび日本でも、子ども向けスキルを申請いただけるようになりました。これらは他のスキル同様、審査を通過する必要があり、Alexaの使えるデバイスで有効にするためには、保護者の同意が必要となります。今回は子ども向けスキルの認定申請の際に注意していただきたいポイントをお伝えします。

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May 22, 2018

Amit Jotwani

Here we dive deeper into session attributes so you can use them more effectively to improve the voice experience for your customers.

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May 21, 2018

Jeff Blankenburg

When we build our intents and sample utterances, we often think about the ways that someone would ask for those intents. Follow these tips to ensure Alexa can respond to the many ways a customer might interact with your skill.

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May 18, 2018

Akersh Srivastava

In this post, we share how you can improve your skill's customer experience with a recipe that addresses this principle element of conversation: responsiveness.

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May 17, 2018

Paul Cutsinger

When designing customer experiences for any form factor, it’s important to create a personal experience for users. Learn how you can individualize the voice experience through personalization.

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May 17, 2018

Kristin Fritsche

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Bisher erhielt Karich für fast alle seiner Skills auch Developer Rewards. Der „Lügenbaron“ ist mit zehntausenden von Nutzern der bisher erfolgreichste Skill. In der Developer Story erzählt er, was einen erfolgreichen Skill für ihn ausmacht.

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May 16, 2018

BJ Haberkorn

The developer preview for Amazon Polly now includes 27 languages across all Alexa locales.

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May 16, 2018

Jennifer King

By integrating the Alexa Skills Management API (SMAPI) into Storyline, users can create, test, publish, and update their skills, without ever leaving Storyline’s drag-and-drop interface.

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