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Alexa Skills Kit Feature Updates

Date Name Summary Locale  Links Type
10/21/2020 Select Built-in Intent  Lets users indicate that they want to select a particular item, such as an item on a list All Documentation Beta
9/24/2020 Motion & Sensing APIs Build motion-capable Alexa skills for the all-new Echo Show 10 All

Alexa Blog

APL Documentation

Alexa Web API Documentation

GA

7/22/2020

Alexa Conversations

Create Alexa skills that feel more natural with fewer lines of code

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Alexa Blog

Documentation

 

Beta

7/22/2020

Quick Links for Alexa

Customers can launch your skills by clicking a link from your mobile app, website, or online ads

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Alexa Blog

Documentation

Beta

7/22/2020

Skill Resumption

Allow customers to easily return to your skill after using Alexa accomplish another task

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Alexa Blog

Preview Form

Preview

7/22/2020

ASK SDK Controls framework

The new Controls Framework makes it easier and faster to code manage multi-turn skills

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Alexa Blog

Documentation

Beta

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Current Promotions for Alexa Skill Developers

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Connect with the Community

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