The Alexa Skills Kit (ASK) is a collection of self-service APIs, tools, documentation, and code samples that makes it easier to start building Alexa skills. Skills are like apps for Alexa, enabling customers to perform everyday tasks or engage with your content naturally with voice.
Join hundreds of thousands of developers who are building Alexa skills to engage and delight customers on more than 100 million Alexa-enabled devices.
|Date||Name||Summary||Locale Availability||Links||Release Type|
|9/25/2019||Alexa Connect Kit (ACK)||Use the Alexa Connect Kit to easily make your devices smart||US||Generally Available|
|9/25/2019||Non-controllable States||Use non-controllable states to give customers information on states they cannot control||US||Alexa Blog||Generally Available|
|9/25/2019||Simple Setup (GA for Wi-Fi and Zigbee, Preview for Bluetooth)||Join us in the Frustration Free Setup initiative||US||Alexa Blog
|Generally Available, Preview|
|9/25/2019||Alexa Education Skill API (Preview)||The Alexa Education Skill API (Preview) allows you to easily create voice interfaces for Education Technology Applications||US||Preview|
|9/25/2019||Alexa Presentation Language (GA)||Publish visually rich, interactive skills with Alexa Presentation Language (APL), now generally available||All||Generally Available|