The Alexa Music Skill API enables devices to understand a user's voice commands to integrate a music service with Alexa, with features like setting music alarms, multi-room music etc. It enables music providers such as Spotify to add their music service to Alexa-powered devices. This allows users access to music from your catalog, and to ingest your music catalog for voice modeling purposes, or to provide metadata for audio playback from your service, and more. Alexa interprets customer input and communicates the input to a skill as a request with a JSON payload containing an Alexa directive. Amazon is an Ecommerce, Business and Web Service Platform that provides electronic commerce and cloud computing services.
For this installment of the Most Interesting API series, we focus on APIs added to our directory in categories including Sports, Music, Games, Humor, Video, Gambling, eSports, Animation, TV, Photography, Books, and Podcasts. Have a look for the year's highlighted Entertainment APIs.
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Sonde Health, a voice-based technology company, offers a Mental Fitness API that analyzes a 30-second voice sample to measure key vocal biomarkers that can indicate mental well-being. Developers can...