AlexaDev Tuesday

3/28/17 AlexaDev Tuesday: Kids Who Code

3/28/17 AlexaDev Tuesday: Kids Who Code

Kids who code, or think they might like to try, should definitely look into the Alexa Skills Kit.

3/21/17 AlexaDev Tuesday: Freebies For Devs!

3/21/17 AlexaDev Tuesday: Freebies For Devs!

Whether you’re down to create Alexa skills or interested in digging deep with ‘bots, I’ve got some free stuff to share with you.

AlexaDev Tuesday: Cool Alexa Device Hacks

AlexaDev Tuesday: Cool Alexa Device Hacks

Those merry hacksters and makers over at Hackster.io have come up with some very cool Alexa device hacks.

AlexaDev Tuesday: Alexa Smart Home Lock Control & Query

AlexaDev Tuesday: Alexa Smart Home Lock Control & Query

Announcing a new tool for Alexa Smart Home Skill Kit developers: Alexa Smart Home Lock Control & Query, for use with smart locks.

AlexaDev Tuesday: Which Alexa Skill Should You Create?

AlexaDev Tuesday: Which Alexa Skill Should You Create?

Alexa skills can be written in any programming language that can parse, and output to, JSON. So choosing your coding language is easy. Just go with the one you’re most comfortable and experienced with. The more difficult part is deciding: which Alexa skill should you create?     Here are some questions that should help […]

AlexaDev Tuesday: Meet Alexa’s Chatbot Brother Lex

AlexaDev Tuesday: Meet Alexa’s Chatbot Brother Lex

Amazon recently launched a free preview program of their new chatbot development platform, called Lex, branching out from Alexa tech.

AlexaDev Tuesday: Alexa Speechcons Make Her Slang Sound Natural

AlexaDev Tuesday: Alexa Speechcons Make Her Slang Sound Natural

Speechcons are Amazon’s pre-programmed library of audio clips for use in U.S. skills, with Alexa speaking slang words, phrases and interjections.

AlexaDev Tuesday: Alexa Skill Monetization With Pay To Subscribe

AlexaDev Tuesday: Alexa Skill Monetization With Pay To Subscribe

With its introduction of Pay To Subscribe, Amazon may have quietly dropped the last piece of the puzzle into place for Alexa skill developers.

AlexaDev Tuesday: Local Skills

AlexaDev Tuesday: Local Skills

Struggling to come up with ideas for skills with wide appeal? Start thinking about building local skills.

1/24/17 AlexaDev Tuesday: Amazon’s Tips for Using Cards with Your Alexa Skill

1/24/17 AlexaDev Tuesday: Amazon’s Tips for Using Cards with Your Alexa Skill

Alexa skill display cards have gotten a major upgrade with Amazon’s recent release of enhanced cards, and these tips will help you make the most of them.

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