Building Voice Apps Using Amazon Alexa (Online Learning)

Alexa Skills for Echo and Other Amazon Devices

Course Description
Alexa, Siri, Cortana and Google Now - voice-activated personal assistants are one of the hottest trends in technology these days. They are a great way to convey complex information to your customers in a free-flowing, conversational way. Alexa is a great way to build them - an AWS service for building conversational interfaces for Echo, FireTV and a host of Alexa-aware devices.
Alexa is state-of-the-art, with support for new devices being added all the time.
Powered by a deep learning based engine that parses user voice and resolves the contents of user utterances to API calls and parameter values.
No deep learning or natural language processing expertise is needed to build even complex voice apps.
Provides an intuitive way of specifying the conversational interface
Automatically and dynamically adjusts conversational responses
Easy to build, test and publish app.

Learning Outcomes

Build smooth voice-activated apps for Echo and other Alexa-aware devices
Design and build sound interaction models for your Alexa skills
Implement robust fulfilment models using AWS Lambda


Basic javascript programming
Basic understanding of HTTP/s and how REST APIs work

Who is this course intended for?
Echo or FireTV developers looking to build Alexa Skills

Website and mobile app developers looking to add voice app

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