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Are you planning a visit to Western Pennsylvania and want to talk like the locals? If you answered yes, then this is the Alexa skill is for you!

This is a skill in which a user will say a word or phrase and Alexa will repeat that word or phrase back to the user in Pittsburghese.

I was very impressed with a demo on how to build an Alexa skill at a local NodeJS meetup, that I just had to try building one myself. This was built using NodeJS, alexa-sdk, and is hosted via AWS Lambda.

Pittsburgh Post Gazette mention