Alexa: Overview and Sample Use Case

Alexa (named after the ancient library of Alexandria) is Amazon’s cloud based voice-control system available on millions of devices from Amazon and any third-party device manufacturers. With Alexa, you can add your own customized skills to any of Amzon Echo devices and from determining weather to storing contacts, planning trips and setting reminders to playing music and even quiz games, Alexa can do anything. The Alexa Voice Service Platform handles …