Last week Amazon announced that it is adding cooking capabilities to the Smart Home Skill API, which enables Alexa to control and check the status of cloud-connected devices.
Initially, the API will be extended to allow Alexa to control microwave ovens but support for other devices is coming.
Homes, cities, cars, businesses, and workplaces are getting smarter thanks to the Internet of Things (IoT). The Internet of Things category on ProgrammableWeb has over three hundred APIs. Here we highlight ten popular ones including the Google Assistant and Alexa Home Skills APIs.