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May 30, 2019

Jennifer King

A solutions developer, Stuart Pocklington never imagined he would find a career in voice. Now with a skill that won the grand prize in the Alexa Skills Challenge: Multimodal, he's leaning into his passion for voice development and building a voice business.

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May 20, 2019

Cami Williams

We recently spoke with Tim McElreath, director of technology for mobile and emerging platforms at Discovery, to learn how Discovery is leveraging voice, explore his team’s process for building multimodal skills, and dive deep into their Food Network Alexa skill.

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May 07, 2019

Jennifer King

With hundreds of thousands of monthly users, customers say Question of the Day is a skill that they “take the time to play every single day.” Learn how developer Joel Wilson is taking his voice game to the next level with in-skill purchasing.

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May 04, 2019

Kristin Fritsche

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Alexa Champion Ralf Eggert spricht in diesem Blogartikel über die Vorteile eines multimodalen Skills und gibt Tipps, wie man am besten mit der APL-Skill-Entwicklung startet.

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May 02, 2019

Jennifer King

Today, we congratulate those Alexa developers whose skills won them a coveted Webby award and recognition from their peers and the industry.

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April 18, 2019

Jennifer King

Learn how the Beat the Intro game skill is helping media and entertainment marketing company Musicplode reach more customers, build brand awareness, and generate revenue with in-skill purchasing (ISP).

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April 13, 2019

Jennifer King

We’re excited the 23rd Annual Webby Awards now includes a suite of ten new categories, just for voice. Meet the Alexa skills nominated and vote.

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April 01, 2019

Jennifer King

After hypnotherapy helped Mauri Niininen get some much-needed rest over 20 years ago, he had a business idea about delivering audio therapy benefits to a broader audience. Today, the Hypno Therapist skill for Alexa provides therapy to tens of thousands of customers.

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March 28, 2019

Rafael Miranda

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Interaktive Geschichten lassen den Zuhörer Einfluss auf die Handlung nehmen. Die so genannten Spielbücher gibt es schon seit den 60er Jahren, haben Ende der 80er Jahre aber an Popularität verloren. Mit Alexa kommen interaktive Geschichten nun wieder zurück.

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March 19, 2019

Jennifer King

After working in the games industry for years, Jeferson Valadares and Chris Barnes were quick to recognize voice technology as the next major shift—and opportunity—in the world of gaming.

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