Amazon 09 Nov
Amazon trying its best to expand the Alexa skillset so that it becomes more useful in a vast variety of use cases. Recently Amazon launched its Alexa Skill Music API that would help the company get more music available via the AI-powered assistant. Now in the latest development in this regard, Amazon has launched Alexa Skill Blueprints in India that would allow the users to create custom skills based upon voice triggers for Amazon Alexa.
The company has in place various categories like ‘Fun and Games’, ‘At Home’, ‘Storyteller’, ‘Learning and Knowledge’ and more. Such templates are available through the Amazon Alexa Skill templates website that users could choose to begin creating their own skills that achieve a particular task. Dilip RS who is a country manager of Alexa Skills with Amazon India shared in a statement regarding this,
"Personalised skills and responses make Alexa even more knowledgeable, delivering a delightful experience that is unique to you and your family,"
Once the skill is created, users could then share that skill with their social circle through email, text, social media accounts or WhatsApp. This would open up so many new ideas as to how people will use the tool to create interactive questions and answers. The service is now available for Indian users under the branding of ‘Alexa Skill Blueprints’.