AWS invited developers and partners to join them at Berlin for training sessions, workshops, live demos, and networking with Alexa experts. As a new era of ambient computing is dawning, where we can communicate naturally with our homes, cars and other devices, Xircuit is looking to be an early adopter. Natural user interfaces, like those based on speech, represent the next major disruption in computing.
The Alexa Dev Day offered a hands-on, immersive learning opportunity with topics ranging from smart home to gaming. After a short introduction, an Amazon trainer guided attendees through the mechanics of building voice experiences using Amazon Alexa, while also focusing on the design process, including time for brainstorming and sharing ideas with Alexa experts.