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October 10, 2019

Leo Ohannesian

In this roundup video we share details about the new things released for skill developers last month, including the Web API for Games (Preview), Alexa-hosted Skills Python Support, the NLU Evalution tool, and all of the announcements from our September Event.

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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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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

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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September 25, 2019

Fahad Siddiqui

Today, we are excited to announce three updates to these building block APIs, non-controllable states, semantic extensions and expanded international support.

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September 25, 2019

Sumiko Courtney

Coming soon, you can use the cooking interface in the Smart Home Skill API to add support for conventional ovens, pressure cookers, coffee makers, toasters, slow cookers, and more.

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September 25, 2019

Quentin Robinson

We’re excited to announce the general availability of simple setup for Wi-Fi and Zigbee devices, and a preview of simple setup for Bluetooth devices coming soon.

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