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November 29, 2017

David Isbitski

Today, we’re excited to announce Amazon Alexa and Alexa-enabled devices are coming to Australia and New Zealand in early 2018.

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November 29, 2017

David Isbitski

Today, we announced that Amazon Alexa and Amazon EchoAlexa-enabled devices are coming to Australia and New Zealand in early next year2018. Starting today, you can use the Alexa Skills Kit to build skills for customers in these countries using the new English (Australia) language model.

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November 13, 2017

David Isbitski

We are thrilled to announce that starting today, Alexa skill developers can now send content to users in stages, using Progressive Response.  This new capability helps you to keep your users engaged while a full response to a skill request is being processed.

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October 23, 2017

David Isbitski

Today, we are happy to announce that customers can now create and organize lists of their own choice to capture everyday ideas, plans, and tasks.

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October 01, 2017

David Isbitski

Alexa and Amazon Echo Coming to Japan Later this Year. 「Alexa」と「Amazon Echo」が年内に日本に登場

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September 27, 2017

David Isbitski

blog(1).pngToday, Amazon made a series of device and developer tools announcements that greatly expands the opportunities for Alexa skills developers to reach a wider customer base than ever before.

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September 27, 2017

David Isbitski

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We’re excited to introduce Alexa Gadgets, a new category of connected products and developer tools that enhance voice interactions with compatible Echo devices. Alexa Gadgets are powered by the new Alexa Gadgets SDK and Gadgets Skill API, which enable you to build products and experiences

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September 06, 2017

David Isbitski

In May, we announced new permissions features that allow you to read, add and delete items in Alexa’s Shopping and To-do lists from within your skill. This allows customers to use your skill to keep track of their important tasks and shopping needs.

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July 06, 2017

David Isbitski

Today, we are happy to announce Alexa Dev Days, a new event series from Amazon and sponsored by Intel. We invite learners of all levels to join us in more than 25 cities worldwide for training sessions, workshops, live demos, and networking with Alexa experts and your peers.

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June 30, 2017

David Isbitski

A visual user interface can be a great complement to a voice-first user experience. In this blog post, we’ll walk you through how to build an Alexa skill using the core developer capabilities of Echo Show.

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