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February 07, 2019

Tsuneki Umeda

日本語環境で発話プロファイラーが利用できるようになりました。発話プロファイラーを利用することで、ユーザーの発話がどのインテントとスロットにマッピングされているかをテストすることができます。今回は、発話プロファイラーの利用方法とともに一貫したユーザエクスペリエンスを提供するための効果的なスキルのテスト方法を紹介します。

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February 05, 2019

June Lee

Today, we are excited to announce the Baby Activity Skill API, a new skill type that enables you to build Alexa skills that help customers keep track of baby activities simply by asking Alexa.

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January 25, 2019

Leo Ohannesian

You can now find dynamic estimations on when your skill’s certification results will be provided, a history of certification updates, and a list of countries where your live skills are available – all in the Alexa Developer Console or through SMAPI.

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January 25, 2019

Leo Ohannesian

We're excited to announce that you can now view how your skill model selects intents and slots across the skill building process, and use this information to improve your interaction model to create more accurate and engaging skills.

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January 24, 2019

Leo Ohannesian

You can now select Alexa-hosted for your skill’s back-end services when creating a new skill, a new skill-hosting option that automatically provisions and manages a set of AWS cloud services for your skill’s back-end.

 

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January 22, 2019

Metty Fisseha

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Building a monetized Alexa skill just got easier. You can now add in-skill purchasing (ISP) directly from the Alexa Developer Console.

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January 21, 2019

Sung-Yul Koo

Alexa Mobile Accessory Kit

Alexaは日を増すごとに私達の生活の一部となってきています。この音声サービスにより、ユーザの暮らしはより便利に、生産的で、楽しいものへと変化してきています。Alexaの搭載がスピーカー、家電製品、 またテレビや他のスマートデバイスなどから始まったため、これらの生活の変化は、特に家庭内において当てはまります。しかしながら私達は、Alexa体験を家庭内にとどまらず移動中のユーザにも届けたいと思っております。このために私達はデバイスメーカー様がこの移動中のAlexa体験を容易にデバイスに搭載可能とするために、Alexa Mobile Accessory (AMA) Kit を公開いたしました。

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January 17, 2019

Adam Vavrek

CES 2019 Recap: Amazon Alexa

CES is officially a wrap for 2019. More than 100 Alexa products were announced at the four-day event, where new voice experiences spanned a variety of categories, including smart home devices, TVs, tablets, and even cars with Alexa built-in.

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January 07, 2019

Adam Vavrek

The Consumer Electronics Show starts tomorrow, January 8, in Las Vegas. More than 180,000 people from over 155 countries will be in attendance showcasing the latest in consumer technologies.

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December 26, 2018

Adam Vavrek

CES 2019 Amazon Alexa

In less than two weeks, the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) will kick-off in Las Vegas! Amazon Alexa will have a presence at several locations where we will showcase a wide range of technologies that showcase how Alexa makes life easier when you’re at home, at work, and on-the-go.

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December 22, 2018

Karen Yue

Echo Buttons Game Skills Contest

In September, we announced the Echo Buttons Game Skills Contest, an Alexa Gaming challenge for developers in the US with Hackster.io. Today, we are excited to announce the winners.

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December 14, 2018

Pey Silvester

Starting today, developers can test live Alexa skills with the same toolset used to test skills during development.

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December 14, 2018

Drew Meyer

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Today, six new built in slot types along with the new AMAZON.NavigateHomeIntent are available in most Alexa locales. These can help you improve dialog models and the customer experience on devices with screens.

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December 12, 2018

June Lee

We are excited to announce the availability of the ProactiveEvents API. With the API, you can enable your Alexa skills to send notifications to customers who have granted permissions.

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