• Amazon now lets you create Alexa skills without a single line of code

    1 month ago - By The Next Web

    Amazon has updated Alexa with a clever feature that makes it a whole lot more useful around the house: you can now build your own skills for the voice assistant without having to touch a line of code. Using Alexa Blueprints, you can now set up custom skills and responses to do things like leave instructions for your babysitter or an Airbnb guest, put together a family trivia game for your relatives who are in town, test your exam preparation with flash cards, and even create interactive fairy tales. There are already some 20+ templates to help you get started,...
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  • Create your own custom Alexa skill with Amazon's new Blueprints, burn a family member

    Create your own custom Alexa skill with Amazon's new Blueprints, burn a family member

    1 month ago - By Phone Arena

    Alexa is the gift that keeps on giving for Amazon, spearheading the smart home speaker revolution, and people are grabbing them in the millions to get access to the universe of "skills" that it offers for making daily life easier.
    Amazon just one-upped its rivals by outing Blueprints - a process for creating custom Alexa skills if for some reason you aren't satisfied by the tens of thousands already out there. As a perfect example of what Blueprints can do, Amazon made an Alexa Developers video that shows you how to create a birthday trivia game.
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