How to build Alexa Custom Skill Using Python

How to build Alexa Custom Skill Using Python

Developing for a voice platform is predictably very different from developing for a mobile or a web interface. To learn more about this topic, I decided to build a simple voice application for the biggest voice platform today - Alexa. More specifically, a custom Alexa skill using Python. This project came to fruition after an [...]

Learn How: Dynamic Time Warping algorithm used by Siri

Learn How: Dynamic Time Warping algorithm used by Siri

Siri is synonymous to that familiar voice in our iPhones today but until recently I did not how how Siri and other interactive voice applications/programs work. Determined to rectify the situation, I went hunting for answers.   A very high level approximation for the process can be described in the process flow below:     [...]