This course is for developers who want to develop Amazon Echo skills/apps. You will be taken through Amazon Alexa examples to get started. Examples touched on this course are the well known hello world, wikipedia reading articles from a day of the year in history, and back and forth dialog from Pulp Fiction the movie. Nodejs, Amazon Lambda, and the Alexa developer portal are the main technologies used in this course. The goal of this course is for you to walk away knowing how to create basic skills for Amazon Echo. If you purchased an Echo and want to show off your development skills to friends and family this will get you started!
You'll need an Amazon Web Services account to be able to upload your code.
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Learn what the terms we will be using often with Amazon Echo Programming are and what they mean.
Wesley Lorenzini is well versed in multiple digital technologies including mobile development, website development, computer repair, social media, video editing and publishing video content online. Wesley uses his technology background while working as a freelancer and Mobile Software Engineer for Kasisto. He enjoys watching films, traveling, building websites & apps, and talking in the 3rd person.