4/1/17 LME Weekly Summary

Here’s the 4/1/17 LME Weekly Summary: links to all of the previous week’s posts along with a brief summary of each. Click through on the links to view the full post for any you’re interested in.


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FIRST, a special Thing To Ask Alexa just for today.
Say the wake word, then, “Tell me an April Fool’s prank.”


3/27/17 Things To Ask Alexa
Queries and statements to try on Alexa for a funny, unexpected or informative response.

3/28/17 AlexaDev Tuesday: Kids Who Code
Kids who code, or think they might like to try, should definitely look into the Alexa Skills Kit. Teen Kira Hammond wrote her CloudStatus skill in Python.

3/29/17 – Why It’s Probably A Bad Time To Buy An Echo
I’m about the last person you’d expect to discourage you from buying any Alexa device, but the next several weeks are probably a bad time to buy an Echo.

3/31/17 Alexa Fast Tips Friday
Fast Tips Friday offers quick tips and tricks for owners of Alexa devices.


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Millenials and beyond have rediscovered the joys of instant photos: being able to take a picture with friends and immediately hand them the hard copy! This makes Fujifilm Instax Mini 8 Instant Camera (UK visitors – click here) the perfect springtime gift. Imagine the fun with this camera on hand for all those upcoming bridal and baby showers, bachelor and bachelorette parties, vacations, and nights out with friends. Currently priced at $60 or less (depending on your color choice) and rated 4.5/5 stars.

Fujifilm Instax Cameras

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