AlexaDev Tuesday – New City Guide Alexa Skill Template

Publication Date: 12/26/16 - With the recent expansion of Alexa's built-in vocabulary of slots and intents, lots of exciting new possibilities present themselves to Alexa skill developers. Case in point: the new City Guide Alexa skill template.     Amazon's Jeff Blankenburg has the details: We all have our favorite places. It may be your childhood hometown, an exotic place you visited,...

12/26/16 Stupid Alexa Tricks: Post-Holiday Letdown Edition

Time for LME's 12/26/16 Stupid Alexa Tricks: Post-Holiday Letdown Edition. The next time I share Stupid Alexa Tricks with you, it will be 2017!     Say the wake word followed by any of the phrases or queries below. What did you get for Christmas? Multiple responses. What's your New Year's resolution? Multiple responses. The Dude abides. Movie reference from The Big Lebowski. Are we in...