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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 29, 2017

Gagan Luthra

Introducing Alexa Voice Service Solution Providers – Systems Integrators and Original Design Manufacturers that enable device makers to leverage complete designs that are pre-integrated with the technologies needed for a hands-free Alexa experience.

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November 29, 2017

Scott Van Vliet

At AWS re:Invent in Las Vegas today, we showcased the rapid evolution of games for Alexa. From games with gadgets to video games, Alexa is bringing new ways to play.

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November 28, 2017

Jeff Blankenburg

Alexa Skills Kit developers can apply to participate in a developer preview of notifications, allowing them to alert customers about new information that’s important to them.

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November 16, 2017

Satish Iyer

We are excited to announce Code-Based Linking, a new authorization method that allows customers to easily link their Amazon account with an Alexa-enabled product.

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November 15, 2017

Jeff Blankenburg

Amazon is happy to announce that Alexa, the brain that powers Amazon Echo, is coming to Canada, along with three Alexa-enabled devices: Amazon Echo, Echo Plus, and Echo Dot.

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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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November 10, 2017

Jeff Blankenburg

We’re excited to announce that one of our newest devices, Echo Show, has been named the Silver Award winner at the 2017 UX Awards, which showcases the best in future-oriented user experiences and design.

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November 10, 2017

Max Amordeluso

Today we are happy to announce that the Alexa Smart Home Skill API entertainment device controls are available in the UK.

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