The Alexa Auto C++ SDK allows you to integrate Alexa into an automobile. It provides a runtime engine for communicating with the Alexa service to implement platform specific behavior such as audio input, media playback, template rendering, phone control and more. It enables your vehicle to process audio inputs and triggers, establish a connection with the Alexa service, and handle all Alexa interactions. Amazon is an Ecommerce, Business and Web Service Platform that provides electronic commerce and cloud computing company that is one of the largest Internet-based retailers in the world by total sales and market capitalization.
As the number of APIs grows, more people are becoming familiar with the term. I had a taxi driver who knew about APIs, although that was in tech-heavy San Francisco. Despite becoming more known, "API" is not a term most mainstream users will use. Yet many of these same people are already asking for APIs—they’re just not using the term. Here are three ways mainstream users are asking for APIs.
In signs of the growing competitiveness in the connected home/Internet of Things market, smart thermostat maker Nest has attempted a shot across the bow by launching a developer program – that won’t actually come online until “early 2014”. The news was announced at last week’s CEDIA Expo, on the same day that iControl and EcoFactor launched a partnership in direct competition to Nest.