This Amazon Alexa Gadgets Toolkit SDK provides a way to connect Gadgets to Alexa for smart toys, smart clocks and more. This includes the following; Alerts Interface , Alexa.Discovery, Alexa.Gadget.MusicData and more. Alexa is the voice service that powers Echo and provides a set of built-in abilities, or skills, that enable customers to interact with devices in a more intuitive way using voice commands. Amazon.com, Inc., is an American electronic commerce and cloud computing company that is one of the largest Internet-based retailer in the world by total sales and market capitalization.
Windows Phone 8.1 represents developers' best chance to make some money - at least as far as Microsoft is concerned. The company released a developer preview of Windows Phone 8.1 today and hopes that code writers will get to work creating compelling apps and games for its refreshed mobile operating system.
Mandrill, a Mailchimp add-on, announced an outage early this week. The company reported that users could send emails, but could not receive emails. Additionally, users experienced errors when using webhooks and scheduled mailings. On February 5th, the company reported that it had resolved the issue.