VUX

Alexa AWS

Alexa Office Hours – November 16, 2021

Join Alexa technical experts Jeff Blankenburg and Ryan Lowe for Alexa Office Hours at 9:00am PST on November 16, 2021.

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Natural Language Processing Speech and Voice

Enterprise Conversational User Experiences with Virtual Assistants

This session from Ignite 2019 walks you through how to use Microsoft Bot Framework and Virtual Assistant to create truly unique experiences for enterprise users through numerous channels. See how to leverage each of these tools and be able to understand how to put the concepts into reality.

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AI Alexa

Designing for Speech

Here’s a great talk from Build 2019 about the importance of design in creating Voice and chat virtual assistants. Designing a natural language interface can be difficult, is the interface supposed to be able to interpret every single nuance of speech? and how about slang? Or should we aim more towards forced language and make […]

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Alexa

My First Alexa Skill Published

It’s official: I am an Alexa Skill Developer. Less than 12 hours after attending the Alexa Dev Day event in DC, I put together a local guide for the wondrous city of Germantown, Maryland.

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Alexa AWS

Alexa Dev Day DC Report

Today was the DC stop of the Alexa Dev Day tour and it was great! Here’s a quick live stream I did for Frank’s World TV reporting on the event. And here’s a sample of the presentation showing off some of Alexa’s special effects. If you’re not able to make one of these events, then […]

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