With the Twilio Ruby library by Philip Misiowiec, users are able to wrap the Twilio REST API and handle responses based on TwiML, the Twilio Markup XML. The GitHub page displays guides to call the Twilio REST API, respond to Twilio, install, and contribute. Testing is available.
Google has announced updates to its Cloud Speech to Text and Text to Speech APIs that include additional languages, voices, and more affordable pricing models. The goal of these updates is to help developers build better intelligent voice applications and make the products more widely available.
Earlier this week, Amazon hosted its Alexa Live developer event, which is intended to highlight all the new tools and resources available for developers working on the platform. The announcements included a new Food Skills API that is aimed at bolstering the food delivery market for restaurants.