Three tips for coding with Alexa SMAPI SDK
Posted on July 31, 2020, Level intermediate Resource Length medium
The SMAPI SDK makes it easier than ever to build Alexa skill management and reporting functions into web, mobile, and desktop apps using one of the supported languages (Node.js, Python, and Java). By Greg Bulmash.
How to Build a chatbot for SAP Analytics Cloud with SAP Conversational AI
Posted on July 30, 2020, Level advanced Resource Length medium
In this straightforward tutorial, we'll learn how to create an SAP Analytics Cloud chatbot with SAP Conversational AI, and SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC) Custom Widget. By Ferry Djaja.
Conversational AI updates that help you build sophisticated and personalized experiences
Posted on May 31, 2020, Level beginner Resource Length long
Now, more than ever, developers need to respond to the rapidly increasing demand from customers for support and accurate information - meeting them where they are – any time of the day and on an expanding range of platforms and devices. Azure AI has met unprecedented demand, underpinning over 1500 Covid-19 related bots via the Microsoft Health Bot service alone, in addition to the over 1.25 billion messages per month already handled by Azure Bot Service. By GaryPrettyMsft.
Create a voice-controlled device with Alexa and Arduino IoT Cloud in 7 minutes
Posted on November 27, 2019, Level intermediate Resource Length medium
Umbobaldi wrote this piece about official announcement of the official Arduino Amazon Alexa skill launch.
Natural language processing for Node.js
Posted on November 21, 2019, Level intermediate Resource Length long
An article by Jordan Irabor about processing unstructured textual data using Natural language processing for Node.js.
Robotic process automation (RPA) vs. AI, explained
Posted on August 27, 2019, Level beginner Resource Length medium
An article by Kevin Casey explaining what is the difference between Robotic Process Automation (RPA) and AI. The expanding universe of artificial intelligence includes many terms and technologies.
Microsoft IoT Signals research report on state of IoT adoption
Posted on August 18, 2019, Level beginner Resource Length short
Microsoft recently announced IoT Signals, a new research report on the IoT landscape globally. Microsoft surveyed over 3,000 IoT decision-makers in enterprise organizations in order to give a view of the IoT ecosystem, with adoption rates, related technology trends, challenges, and benefits of IoT.
Behind the scenes of chatbots: Using NLP to power a chatbot
Posted on July 16, 2019, Level beginner Resource Length medium
An article by Aarushi Ramesh in which we will explore chatbot architecture, and learn about how natural language processing works in a chatbot. Plus, find out what intents and entities of a message are.
Tags bots machine-learning robotics
Create fluid conversations with QnA Maker multi-turn feature
Posted on July 7, 2019, Level intermediate Resource Length long
Matt Wade authored this beginner guide to QnA Maker multi-trun conversations. In the past there was a glaring difference between a QnA Maker knowledge base (KB) and a real human: the ability to clarify, ask for more information or do anything more than a one-off question-response type of conversation. With multi-turn, the experience with your QnA KB is much more fluid and significantly more natural.
Monitor your garage door with Pi Zero W
Posted on March 16, 2019, Level intermediate Resource Length long
Bob Murphy published this detailed guide how to build a garage door monitor with your RaspberryPi. There are lots of garage door monitor projects on hackster.io and other Maker sites. Many are single-purpose solutions. The author wanted a project that would be extensible, to build on the skills learned for future IOT projects.
How to build Raspberry Pi UPS (Uninterruptible Power Supply)
Posted on January 4, 2019, Level intermediate Resource Length long
Tutorial by Zach Levine published on howchoo.com. He will teach you how to build your own Raspberry Pi UPS using some simple hardware. You can use this method to power a Raspberry Pi 3, Raspberry Pi Zero, or any other Pi.
Beginner's guide to designing smart chatbots
Posted on September 15, 2018, Level intermediate Resource Length long
An article by Vaibhav Verma, an User Experience Designer at Haptik, about his experience with designing the smart chatbots over 4 years period. He has designed more than 50 chatbots across various domains and use cases.