In: Amazon Alexa

Using the ASK-CLI to create Alexa skills from ‘skill templates’
November 17, 2017

In this video I’ll show you how you can use existing skills as templates for creating new skills using the ASK-CLI.

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Build your first Alexa skill in 4-minutes
November 10, 2017

In this video you’ll learn how to build the simplest possible skill for Amazon Alexa in under 5-minutes.

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Creating an Alexa skill with the Jovo Framework
November 10, 2017

This video is a quick look at using the Jovo Framework from http://jovo.tech to build a simple Amazon Alexa Skill.

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AWS Lambda Versioning for Alexa Skills
November 3, 2017

In this video I walk through using Lambda versions to setup production and development Lambda function for Amazon Alexa skills. Although the example is for …

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Creating an Alexa audio flash briefing skill
October 27, 2017

In this tutorial, we’ll walk-through setting up a flash briefing skill that feeds an .mp3 file as content for an Amazon Alexa flash briefing. This is actually a really …

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Using state handlers in a custom Alexa skill
October 20, 2017

This video expands on my free Alexa development course at http://dabblelab.com/courses and shows how to use state handlers in a custom Alexa skill.

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Prototyping Amazon Alexa Skills with Sayspring
October 13, 2017

Lean how to prototype an Alexa skill without writing a single line of code! In this video I’ll show you how to quickly prototype your Alexa skill ideas using …

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Calling an external API from a custom Alexa Skill
October 6, 2017

This video expands on my free Alexa development course at http://dabblelab.com/courses and shows how to use data from an external API in a custom Amazon …

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An Amazon Alexa Business Dashboard
September 29, 2017

What to see how Amazon Alexa can be used in your business? In this video I demo an Amazon Alexa business dashboard that shows some of the business …

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Locally testing Lambda functions used for Alexa skills
September 22, 2017

This video expands on my free Alexa development course at http://dabblelab.com/courses and shows how to test AWS Lambda functions locally – without …

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