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[SF1] Patch Notes for Echo Case Control

New demo up: As I quipped on twitter, while putting the new demo video together I came across a few bugs and annoyances that I wanted to fix. The code is updated on github and the related packages (unmanaged package and Chrome extension) have updates as well. The installation instructions…

[SF1] How to setup Amazon Echo Case Control for Salesforce

I'm going to put this up on my personal blog for a while to get some brave beta testers and then probably mirror the content over at developer.salesforce.com. Following the instructions below will let you: Use an Amazon Echo to list, open and modify your Salesforce Cases Support…

[SF1] Update on that Echo/Salesforce Stuff

My Echo demo is nearing the end of a evolution, I think. When I first showed it, it was utter demoware. The authentication required an API user with a fixed username and password, which was a problem in its own right. That also means that multi-user was going to be…

[SF1] Connecting Salesforce with Amazon's Auth Code Grant

I've been tinkering with Amazon's Echo and the corresponding Alexa services since mine arrived slightly before Dreamforce. It became the cornerstone of my most complicated demo ever (which I will be repeating in May it appears). However, I have shied away from sharing too much real code because I've never…

[SF1] [IOT] Salesforce connected to Amazon Echo

The SDK (or Amazon Skills Kit / ASK) is pretty good even if not terribly feature rich. This is purely a smoke test and like I mention, I'm not crazy about the single user design. But at least I know the loop will work. More later.…