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Alexa Dev Chat Podcast - Edpisode 15

Submitted by Peter on Fri, 07/14/2017 - 18:34

Just a quick heads up. Episode 14 has just been released of the Alexa Dev Chat Podcast.

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In this episode Dave chats with with Jen Rapp. Jen served as the Alexa Skills Kit product manager for developing the new interfaces Alexa skill developers use with Echo Show. She and her team worked to create everything from the new template layouts to the hint directive to the built-in navigational intents.

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Alexa Dev Chat Podcast - Edpisode 14

Submitted by Peter on Sun, 06/18/2017 - 14:01

Just a quick heads up. Episode 14 has just been released of the Alexa Dev Chat Podcast.

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In the episode Dave chats with the GE Appliances WiFi Connect Cloud team. They have taken an interesting approach to their Alexa Skill, rather than creating multiple skills for each GE appliance in your home they have created one super skill, named Geneva. The team shares what they learned creating Geneva and how to test and evolve such a complex interaction model.

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Alexa Dev Chat Podcast - Edpisode 13

Submitted by Peter on Fri, 05/19/2017 - 11:03

Just a quick heads up. Episode 13 has just been released of the Alexa Dev Chat Podcast.

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In the episode Dave chats with John Kelvie. John is the CTO of XAPPMedia and one of the founders of Bespoken, a suite of tools that helps developers with building, debugging and monitoring their Alexa Skills.

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Alexa Dev Chat Podcast - Edpisode 12

Submitted by Peter on Fri, 04/21/2017 - 19:27

Episode 12 has just been released of the Alexa Dev Chat Podcast.

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In the episode Dave chats with Sameer Lalwani, Sr. Program Manager on the Alexa Skills Certification team at Amazon. Sameer shares best practices for getting your skill published as well as guidance for building more engaging skills for customers.

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Alexa Dev Chat Podcast - Edpisode 11

Submitted by Peter on Fri, 03/24/2017 - 23:31

Episode 11 has just been released of the Alexa Dev Chat Podcast.

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In the episode Dave catches up with Zach Parker, head of Business Development for Alexa Smart Home at Amazon. The two discuss recent product innovations, new customer experiences and current Smart Home industry trends.

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Alexa Dev Chat Podcast - Edpisode 10

Submitted by Peter on Fri, 02/24/2017 - 19:53

Episode 10 has just been released of the Alexa Dev Chat Podcast.

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In the episode Dave chats with Alexa Champion, John Wheeler. John is the author of the popular Flask-Ask framework which helps developers quickly create and test high quality Alexa skills using the Python programming language. 

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Alexa Dev Chat Podcast - Edpisode 9

Submitted by Peter on Tue, 01/24/2017 - 20:10

Just a quick heads up. Episode 9 has just been released of the Alexa Dev Chat Podcast.

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In the episode Dave chats with Bob Lautenbach. Bob is an Alexa skills developer who has published a bunch open source projects that aid developers in creating Alex skills using C# and Visual Studio.

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