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Amazon's now letting anyone create custom questions/responses for Alexa

1 month ago   |   By iMore

Custom responses are just a few clicks away - no coding required.
If you've got a question, chances are Alexa has an answer. Amazon's been hard at work improving its AI for a few years now, and its latest development results in you being handed the tools for creating custom responses specifically for your own Alexa-powered speaker.
Amazon just launched a new service called "Alexa Blueprints", and it enables you to cook up personalized responses from Alexa based on certain questions that you ask it.
There are a variety of Blueprints to choose from on Amazon's website , with some of the...
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New Alexa Blueprints let users make custom skills without knowing any code

New Alexa Blueprints let users make custom skills without knowing any code

1 month ago   |   By Ars Technica

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Amazon just released a new way for Alexa users to customize their experience with the virtual assistant. New Alexa Skill Blueprints allow users to create their own personalized Alexa skills , even if they don't know how to code. These "blueprints" act as templates for making questions, responses, trivia games, narrative stories, and other skills with customizable answers unique to each user. Amazon already has a number of resources for developers to make the new skills they want, but until now, users have had to work within the confines of pre-made Alexa skills.
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With Alexa Skill Blueprints, Amazon leaves Apple's Siri in the dust

With Alexa Skill Blueprints, Amazon leaves Apple's Siri in the dust

1 month ago   |   By VentureBeat

ANALYSIS: Evidence that Amazon's Alexa has neutralized Siri's early lead in the race to popularize AI assistants has been mounting for months. But this morning's announcement of Alexa Skill Blueprints - a way for average people to expand Alexa's abilities with personalized skills - now suggests that Amazon has pu...
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Amazon's new ‘Alexa Skill Blueprints' feature allows anyone to create custom questions & responses

Amazon's new ‘Alexa Skill Blueprints' feature allows anyone to create custom questions & responses

1 month ago   |   By 9to5Google

Amazon is adding new personalization options to Alexa, starting first with users in the United States. The new Alexa Skill Blueprints feature makes it easy for anyone to create a range of custom responses for Alexa, ranging from jokes to instructions and much more.
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Amazon introduces Blueprints for personal Alexa skills

Amazon introduces Blueprints for personal Alexa skills

1 month ago   |   By VentureBeat

Amazon today launched a feature for AI assistant Alexa called Blueprints that gives users the power to create their own Alexa skills. Alexa Skill Blueprints require no prior knowledge of coding. Just fill in the blanks and your Blueprints skill can be made and launched in a matter of minutes. Blueprints launches today for Alexa users in the United...
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