Amazon Developer Blogs

Amazon Developer Blogs

October 07, 2019

Chisato Hiroki

Alexa Developerスキルアワード2019キッズ部門を受賞した『サカナノジカン』を開発した國川雅司氏、 南島康一氏、小川麟太郎氏は、6月9日に行われたスキルアワードハッカソンで出会い、結成されたチームです。スキルアワードを通した経験や、スキル開発の工夫などを伺いました。

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October 07, 2019

Dustin Ballard

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The all-new Fire HD 10 tablet is available today for pre-order and will begin shipping October 30. The Fire HD 10, which runs on Amazon’s latest operating system Fire OS 7 (based on Android 9 Pie), includes a new, faster processor, faster charging, and longer battery life.

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October 03, 2019

Leo Ohannesian

Today, we are excited to announce that users can invoke custom skills from Alexa routines.

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October 03, 2019

Satish Kumar

Brazilian Portuguese Amazon Alexa Voice Service

Starting October 8, we are expanding Alexa Voice Service capabilities by bringing the Portuguese language to customers across Brazil.

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October 01, 2019

Zaid Ahmed

Recorded in the lab during simulated dinner parties, a new data set should aid the development of systems for separating speech signals in reverberant rooms with multiple speakers.

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September 26, 2019

June Lee

You've done it! Together, the Alexa skill builder community has now published more than 100,000 Alexa skills. We’re thrilled to celebrate this milestone with you and want to thank you for making this possible.

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September 25, 2019

Nathan Smith

Today, we’re excited to announce new features you can use to make your smart devices easier for customers to setup, use, and maintain, and easier for you to build.

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September 25, 2019

Leo Ohannesian

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Announcing New Alexa Skills Kit Developer Tools to Help You Deliver Visuals on the Latest Echo Devices, More Languages, and Personalization

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September 25, 2019

Ludo Goarin

Amazon Alexa Voice Service now supports US Spanish and Hindi

Alexa now supports voice interactions in Hindi in addition to other supported languages. Starting early October, we will support US Spanish and enable Multilingual Mode, which allows Alexa to switch between two languages.

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September 25, 2019

Marissa Mierow

We're excited to introduce the Alexa Education Skill API (Preview), a new set of interfaces that allow Education Technology (Ed Tech) developers to build voice experiences for parents and students 13 and older.

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