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Why It’s Probably A Bad Time To Buy An Echo

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.

Alexa Coming To Phones

Alexa Coming To Phones

Is Alexa coming to phones? YES! In fact, she’s already in phones in the UK!

Rumor Mill: Alexa Voice Recognition and Call Capabilities, Intercom Feature On The Way

Rumor Mill: Alexa Voice Recognition and Call Capabilities, Intercom Feature On The Way

Alexa voice recognition and call capabilities, plus an intercom feature, are looking like definite enhancements we’ll be seeing in the new device.

Pair Echo With Bluetooth Speakers: It’s A Thing!

Pair Echo With Bluetooth Speakers: It’s A Thing!

I’ve tested it myself, and it’s true: you can now pair your Amazon Echo with Bluetooth speakers.

A New Celebrity Alexa Alarm Tone

A New Celebrity Alexa Alarm Tone

Amazon’s introduced yet another celebrity Alexa alarm tone, and this one’s got a 24 theme.

Amazon Rumor Mill: New Alexa Device With Touchscreen

Amazon Rumor Mill: New Alexa Device With Touchscreen

You can already get a pretty good idea of what Amazon’s new touchscreen Alexa device will be like.

Dot 1 vs. Dot 2

Dot 1 vs. Dot 2

Today I’m providing the rundown on Dot 1 vs. Dot 2.

Amazon Music Unlimited + Alexa: What Do You Get?

Amazon Music Unlimited + Alexa: What Do You Get?

Today Amazon announced Amazon Music Unlimited, and is promoting it with particular emphasis on Alexa voice commands you can use with it.

AlexaDev Tuesday: International Alexa Skills

AlexaDev Tuesday: International Alexa Skills

Alexa skill developers: here’s how Alexa’s expansion into the UK and Germany impacts you, and both your existing and in-development skills.

Alexa Push Notifications: No, Alexa Will Not Start Talking “Out of the Blue”

Alexa Push Notifications: No, Alexa Will Not Start Talking “Out of the Blue”

Tech site The Information reports Alexa push notifications are coming: that Alexa will soon be able to speak without being prompted. Don’t believe claims that Alexa will suddenly start speaking out of the blue, though. If push notifications come, the user will choose whether or not to enable them for each skill or function that wants to use them.

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