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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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April 03, 2018

Cami Williams

Today we are excited to announce the Gadgets Skill API (Beta) for developers to build game skills for Echo Buttons – the first Alexa Gadget in a new category of connected products and developer tools that are focused on fun and playful experiences with Alexa.

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March 30, 2018

Brian Crum

Today, we’re excited to introduce new additions to the Video Skill API – recording, launcher, and state reporting. Some or all of these new capabilities are supported by skill updates coming soon from video service providers such as DISH, Verizon, TiVo, and DIRECTV.

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March 30, 2018

Amit Jotwani

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Today, we’re excited to announce a new advanced training series on using conversational voice design techniques to make your skills more engaging.

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March 29, 2018

Motoko Onitsuka

Amazon.co.jpは本日 2018年3月30日(金)から、Amazon Echo Dot、Echo、Echo Plusの一般販売を開始します。

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March 29, 2018

Memo Doring

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You can use v2 of the Alexa SDK for Java to develop skills faster and reduce complexity in your code.

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March 28, 2018

Mariel vanTatenhove

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We’re excited to introduce three new providers that have joined the ODM program: JUNLAM, Narui, and Adition. These ODMs broaden the selection of white-label products available to device makers.

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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 15, 2018

Brian Crum

We’re thrilled to announce the Alexa Skills Challenge: Life Hacks with Devpost, an opportunity for you to publish a stellar Alexa skill that customers will love for a chance to win your share of cash and prizes up to $250,000.

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March 13, 2018

Noemie Cornu

Today, we’re excited to announce that developers can start building experiences for customers in France using the Alexa Skills Kit. Skills that developers create now will be available for customers when Alexa launches in France later this year.

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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 26, 2018

Rachel Bennett

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Today, the most prevalent Alexa-enabled products sit on a surface in the room. In the future, device makers will take a more seamless approach, moving voice control to the edges of the room. The new XMOS VocalFusion Stereo Dev Kit for AVS is designed for these heightened requirements.

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February 21, 2018

Brian Adams

We are excited to announce the Alexa Fund opened applications for startups worldwide to apply to the next Alexa Accelerator powered by Techstars.

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